UMass Opera to Present Mozart’s “The Magic Flute”

AMHERST (MA) – The UMass Opera program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Music and Dance will present Mozart’s classic opera, The Magic Flute, K. 620 on Friday, February 21 at 7:30 p.m. and again on Sunday, February 23 at 3 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium. The performances will be sung in the original German, but with English…

REVIEW: “The Fantasticks” at Silverthorne Theater

by Jenny Hansell Don’t gore my ox, and I won’t gore yours. If I criticize the musical The Fantasticks, you may react with as much hostility as I did when I read the recent takedown of Hamilton in The Nation, in which the writer accused Lin-Manuel Miranda of glossing over the founding fathers’ slave ownership,…

Silverthorne Theater Company Presents “The Fantasticks”

Greenfield, MA –Silverthorne Theater Company presents The Fantasticks, the longest-running musical in Broadway history, as the second production of STC’s 2019 Season. The show plays June 20 – 29 in The Perch at Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center in Greenfield. The run kicks off with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County Opening Night Benefit on June 20 with all tickets…

REVIEW: “Tales of the Lost Formicans” at Silverthorne Theater

by Jenny Hansell In Silverthorne Theater Company‘s Tales of the Lost Formicans, a cheery group of aliens from the future explore and describe an odd life form, their artifacts, and their environment, a place we know as “the suburbs.”  They explain oddities such as chairs and tables, social interactions and the means these creatures reproduce.…

Silverthorne Theater Company Opens 2019 Season with “Tales of the Lost Formicans”

Greenfield, MA – Silverthorne Theater Company is honored to open our 2019 Season with Constance Congdon’s modern classic, Tales of the Lost Formicans The play opens Thursday, April 25 and runs through May 4 in The Perch at Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center in Greenfield. Opening night for Tales, April 25, will be UNITED WAY NIGHT, with all tickets priced at $30, proceeds to benefit the…