Barrington Stage Company Announces Initial Casting for 2018

(Pittsfield, MA– April 30, 2018) Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in the Berkshires (Pittsfield, MA) under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, is pleased to announce initial casting for the 2018 Season. The 2018 Season at BSC will begin with Typhoid Mary, starring Miles G. Jackson (BSC’s Tribes) as “Father Michael McKuen,”…

REVIEW: “How To Pray” at Bridge Street Theatre

by Macey Levin How to Pray by Michelle Carter is a quirky and sweet play with several provocative propositions. It is receiving a tight and well-tuned production at the Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill, New York. Faith (Susan Slotoroff) has reluctantly agreed to be a surrogate mother for her brother and sister-in-law.  They, however, have…

Michelle Carter’s “How to Pray” in its New York Premiere at Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre

Upstate audiences are in for a rare treat as Michelle Carter’s award-winning comedy “How to Pray” receives its second production ever September 14-24 at Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre. Winner of the Susan Glaspell Contest for “Best New Play” and a PEN USA Award for Drama, this hilarious and thrillingly theatrical play received its world premiere…

REVIEW: “Sweeney Todd” at the Mac-Haydn

by Macey Levin Stephen Sondheim, as the western world knows, is one of the musical theatre’s giant figures especially during the last half of the 20th century.  His works, even the weak ones, are celebrated as being innovative and challenging. Think of Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, Sunday in the Park with George, Into…