Shakespeare & Company’s 2019 Fall Festival of Shakespeare Begins

Common Classes for the Ten Participating High Schools Start Next Week (Lenox, MA) –  Shakespeare & Company‘s acclaimed Fall Festival of Shakespeare is back, bringing together over 500 middle and high school students to explore Shakespeare, creativity, and teamwork. Ten schools are represented in this year’s Festival, coming from the Berkshires, Pioneer Valley, and eastern New York State. The nationally recognized program begins…

REVIEW: “Better” at Bridge Street Theatre

by DL Simmons The set-up is inspired (literally): In 2010, a respected Alabama biology professor shot and killed three of her colleagues in cold blood. Defeated after a long and humiliating tenure review, the wife and mother of four opened fire in a faculty meeting with a gun her family didn’t even know she carried.…

REVIEW: “The Moors” at Bridge Street Theatre

by Macey Levin Jen Silverman is a very provocative playwright whose plays are set in world wide locations mirroring her own extensive living experiences in other lands.  Silverman’s various styles and themes lend her canon of work a certain amount of intrigue.  That is the case with The Moors currently at Bridge Street Theatre in…

Aglet Theatre Company Presents Reading of “Marjorie Prime”

AGLET THEATRE COMPANY AND DEWEY MEMORIAL HALL PRESENT APRIL 6, 2019 MARJORIE PRIME by Jordan Harrison   Matinee: Doors open: 2:00; Performance: 2:30 Evening: Doors open: 7:00; Performance: 7:30   It’s the age of artificial intelligence, and 85-year-old Marjorie — a jumble of disparate, fading memories — has a handsome new companion who’s programmed to…