REVIEW: “The Skin of Our Teeth” at the Berkshire Theatre Group

by Macey Levin Through history humanity has escaped extinction numerous times but total destruction is still a distinct possibility.  There was, of course, the flood that Noah and his ark overcame after forty-something days.  The Black Plague.  The atomic bombs that closed World War Two, and today who knows what will happen with a narcissistic…

Majestic Theater Presents “The Mountaintop”

West Springfield’s Majestic Theater  presents “The Mountaintop,” a historical drama by Katori Hall January 3 through February 10 The play is set entirely in Room 306 of the Lorraine Motel, now the National Civil Rights Museum, in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., having just delivered his “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop” speech on…

2017 Berkshire Theatre Award Winners Announced!

(Photo coverage of the event by Stephen Sorokoff in Broadway World!) Pittsfield, MA – At an SRO ceremony held on the stage of the St. Germain Theatre at Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, the Board of the Berkshire Theatre Critics Association presented the Berkshire Theatre Awards on the evening of Monday, November 6, 2017. This…

REVIEW: “Lost Lake” at the Berkshire Theatre Group

by Macey Levin Two lonely people adrift in private worlds filled with conflict and confusion proceed to build an improbable friendship.  Their story unfolds in David Auburn’s sweet and affecting play Lost Lake, beautifully directed by Daisy Walker at Berkshire Theatre Group’s Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge, MA. Veronica (Lynnette R. Freeman) a Manhattan nurse practitioner,…

Berkshire Theatre Group Presents David Auburn’s “Lost Lake” in October

Pittsfield, MA– Written by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winner, David Auburn(Proof), directed by Daisy Walker and featuring Lynnette R. Freeman (On The Outs)and Quentin Maré (Tom Stoppard’s Rock N Roll), the Berkshire Theatre Group production of Lost Lake will begin performances on Thursday, September 28 at The Unicorn Theatre. Opening is set for Sunday, October 1 at 2pm. Playwright David Auburn says, “Lost Lake started with a scene about a summer house…

Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Additions to the Fall and Winter Seasons

Pittsfield, MA– Berkshire Theatre Group and Artistic Director/CEO Kate Maguire are excited to announce additions to the fall and winter seasons, as well as casting for the Fall production of David Auburn’s Lost Lake at The Unicorn Theatre. Kate Maguire says, “We are thrilled to present Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winner, David Auburn’s, Lost Lake, as our Fall production. David has…