REVIEW: “The Letters” at Bridge Street Theatre

by Macey Levin David Zellnik’s engrossing play The Letters is receiving its world premiere at the Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill, New York.  It is 2014 and the thirty-four year old Rajiv says to the audience, “What is irreplaceable nowadays?  Love?  Well, maybe.  In a simple and almost mindless way, you can replace one person’s…

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…

Aglet Theatre Company Announces Spring Auditions

AGLET THEATRE COMPANY SPRING AUDITIONS Dewey Memorial Hall, 91 Main Street, Sheffield, Massachusetts Tuesday, January 15 at 6 pm For an appointment: Write aglettheatre@comcast.net or call 860-435-NWCT (6928)   A WALK IN THE WOODS By Lee Blessing Directed by Thomas Gruenewald Performances: March 9, 2019 Two negotiators, a Russian and an American, meet informally after…

Berkshire On Stage Critics Pick Their Favorites of the 2018 Season

Some of the critics who review for BerkshireOnStage.com – Gail M. Burns, Roseann Cane, Macey Levin, and Barbara Waldinger – have listed their favorite regional theatre productions of the past calendar year. Because for the most part we all see and review different shows, our individual picks for our favorite shows, performers, directors, choreographers, and…

Aglet Theatre Company Presents a Reading of “Ghost-Writer” at Dewey Memorial Hall

AGLET THEATRE COMPANY AND DEWEY MEMORIAL HALL PRESENT GHOST-WRITER BY MICHAEL HOLLINGER DECEMBER 15, 2018 Matinee: Doors open: 1:30; Performance: 3:00 Evening: Doors open: 7:00; Performance: 7:30 What was the relationship between the novelist Franklin Woolsey and his secretary Myra Babbage?  Woolsey dies mid-sentence, but his secretary Myra continues to take dictation. Attacked by skeptics,…

Shakespeare & Company Honored with Four Berkshire Theatre Awards

(Lenox, MA) –  Shakespeare & Company is proud to have been honored with four Berkshire Theatre Awards. At a ceremony held in Pittsfield last week, the Board of the Berkshire Theatre Critics Association presented 21 Berkshire Theatre Awards. This was the third year the awards have been presented to honor and celebrate the excellence and diversity…