Berkshire Theatre Group Seeks Child & Adult actors, Musicians & Backstage Crew for “Peter Pan’

Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group seeks child and adult actors, musicians, backstage crew, technical support, usher staff and parent volunteers to participate in its upcoming non-equity production, Peter Pan. This production will be directed by Travis Daly, with music direction by Jacob Kerzner and will run July 2–July 26 at The Colonial Theatre, 111 South Street,…

Berkshire Theatre Group Announces 2020 Summer Season

Pittsfield, MA – Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) and Kate Maguire (Artistic Director, CEO) are thrilled to announce Berkshire Theatre’s 2020 Summer Season, with a casting sneak-peek. BTG will be releasing a complete season cast announcement at a later date. Maguire says, “The 2020 summer season marks ten years since the announcement of the historic merger between The Colonial…

Hubbard Hall Announces Two Youth Theatre Productions

We’ll see you in Neverland this weekend, as the legendary Peter Pan returns to Hubbard Hall! Come see our amazing Youth Theater Company as they race through an amazing adventure and remind you to never grow up! Peter Pan Jr.  based on the book by J.M. Barrie, music by Jule Styne and Mark Charlap, and lyrics by Betty…

REVIEW: “Funny Girl” at the Mac-Haydn

by Roseann Cane A small number of American musicals seem inseparable from the actors who originated the lead roles. For devotees of musical theater, Yul Brynner is The King and I; Robert Preston, The Music Man; and of course, Barbra Streisand is Funny Girl. Contemporary actors cast in these roles have a special burden in…

“Funny Girl” Up Next at the Mac-Haydn Theatre

CHATHAM, NY — The Mac-Haydn Theatre continues its 50th season celebration with the quintessential musical comedy “Funny Girl”, performing June 7 through June 17. The story of beloved comedienne Fanny Brice begins in New York’s Lower East Side, where the stage-struck teenager fumbles her way through burlesque and vaudeville, with dreams of making it big…