Shakespeare & Company Hosts Celebration of Life in Honor of Dennis Krausnick

(Lenox, MA) – Honoring beloved Founder and Director of Training Dennis Krausnick, Shakespeare & Company hosts a special memorial program open to the public. On Monday, June 24, 2019, at 1:00pm the Company welcomes community members and fellow artists to gather for the Dennis Krausnick Celebration of Life, held in the Tina Packer Playhouse Tent on the Shakespeare &…

Shakespeare & Company Holds 2018 Season Gala

(Lenox, MA) – Honoring Trustee Michael A. Miller for his twenty-five years of service, Shakespeare & Company held its 2018 Season Gala on Saturday, June 30th. The sold-out benefit, co-chaired by Rhea Werner and Suzanne Werner, was the most successful in Company history, raising more than $400,000 for Training, Education, and Performance programs. The festivities began…

Shakespeare & Company Announces 2018 Season Gala

(Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company celebrates its 41st Season, Saturday, June 30th with its annual Gala. This year’s event will honor Trustee Michael A. Miller for his twenty-five years of dedication to the Company. The very special evening will feature a one-night-only performance blending music and theatre from Silkroad Ensemble and Shakespeare & Company’s venerated performers. Co-chaired by Rhea Werner and Suzanne Werner, the evening will begin…

Shakespeare & Company Presents Two Wharton Comedies

“…as sharp cut as a diamond and as hard of surface.” —New York Review of Books (Lenox, MA) Shakespeare & Company presents A Perfect Pair of Wharton Comedies. Based on short stories originally penned by the Berkshires’ legendary Edith Wharton, Roman Fever and The Fullness of Life have been adapted by Shakespeare & Company Founding Member and Training Director Dennis Krausnick. The Wharton Comedies will run…

“Lincoln Speaks” Program Returns to Chesterwood on Aug. 9

Dramatic readings featuring Abraham Lincoln’s little-known private thoughts to be performed along with 16th President’s greatest words STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. (Aug. 1, 2017) – Art and history, as vividly recalled in both the public oratory and private thoughts of Abraham Lincoln, will come alive at Chesterwood on Wednesday, Aug. 9 at 5 p.m., with the return of…