REVIEW: “If I Forget” at Barrington Stage

by Barbara Waldinger “If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning. If I do not remember thee, let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth.” This lament from Psalm 137 serves as the inspiration for If I Forget, the drama by Steven Levenson (the Tony Award-winning book writer…

Barrington Stage Announces Full Casting for 2019 Season

(Pittsfield, MA– May 2019) Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in the Berkshires (Pittsfield, MA) under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, announced today casting for its 25th Anniversary season. The 2019 Season at BSC will begin with Hold These Truths starring Drama Desk Award nominee Joel de la Fuente (Amazon’s “The Man…

REVIEW: “Ragtime” at Barrington Stage

Review by Gail M. Burns “You just sit there going, ‘This is our country as we know it.’ Black people are crying out that their lives matter. Women are saying, ‘I can never go back to before.’ Immigrants are saying, ‘What is wrong with this country?’ These are all lyrics from the show, and they’re…

Barrington Stage Announces Initial Casting for 2017 Season

COMPANY STARRING AARON TVEIT AS “BOBBY”   RAGTIME STARRING: ELIZABETH STANLEY AS “MOTHER” DARNELL ABRAHAM AS “COALHOUSE” ZURIN VILLANUEVA AS “SARAH”   KUNSTLER STARRING: JEFF McCARTHY AS “KUNSTLER”   THE BIRDS STARRING: KATHLEEN McNENNY AS “DIANE” SASHA DIAMOND AS “JULIA” CHRISTOPHER INNVAR AS “NAT” OBIE AWARD WINNER ROCCO SISTO AS “TIERNEY”   TAKING STEPS STARRING:…