Berkshire Theatre Group Opens with Albee’s “The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?”

Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) presents Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright, Edward Albee’s (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Three Tall Women, Zoo Story), The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? directed by Eric Hill (BTG: Naked,At Home At The Zoo (Zoo Story), The Homecoming), and featuring David Adkins(Homeland, BTG: At Home At The Zoo (Zoo Story), The Petrified Forest) as Martin,Jennifer Van Dyck (Hedda Gabler, BTG: The Petrified Forest, Coastal Disturbances) as…

Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Casting for 2019 Season

At the Fitzpatrick Main Stage The Skin of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder directed by David Auburn at The Fitzpatrick Main Stage BTG’s Stockbridge Campus, 83 East Main Street Running: July 11–August 3 Casting: Lauren Baez, Woman Lynnette Freeman, Fortune Teller Marcus Gladney, Henry Harriet Harris, Mrs. Antrobus Danny Johnson, Mr. Antrobus Ralph Petillo, Man Marjie Shrimpton, Woman Claire…

Shakespeare & Company Presents a Winter Studio Festival of Plays

(Lenox, MA) –  Shakespeare & Company is pleased to announce its annual Winter Studio Festival of Plays on January 19 and 20, 2019. This weekend of staged readings will showcase emerging and established playwrights, and feature Company artists. All performances will take place in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre on the Shakespeare & Company campus in Lenox,…

Oldcastle Season Opens with Revolutionary New Play

     THE ALMOST TRUE AND TRULY REMARKABLE ADVENTURES OF ISRAEL POTTER, a new play based on a true story and a Herman Melville novel opens Oldcastle Theatre‘s 47th season Friday, June 15th.      Adapted by Joe Bravaco and Larry Rosler, this ensemble piece for six actors, tells the story of young Israel Potter who is farming in the…

REVIEW: “The Tempest” at Shakespeare & Company

by Roseann Cane Using the Company’s new outdoor Roman Garden Theatre, which is subjected to the vagaries of weather, Director Allyn Burrows has cleverly chosen to place The Tempest on an island off Nova Scotia in the 1890s. During that time, Nova Scotia gained international recognition as a leader in ship building, and, as in…

REVIEW: “Cymbeline” at Shakespeare & Company

Shakespeare’s “tragical-comical-historical-pastoral” by Barbara Waldinger Congratulations to Tina Packer and her supremely talented and versatile cast and crew on their gorgeous production of Cymbeline at Shakespeare & Company!  We are transported back to the early glory days of the company, outdoors at the Mount, when performers surrounded the audience as they brought to life the…