REVIEW” “DIG” at the Dorset Theatre Festival

by Gail M. Burns We are so blessed with the close and productive relationship between playwright Theresa Rebeck and the Dorset Theatre Festival, where she has developed at Dorset more than half a dozen plays, most have which have gone on to productions at other major regional theatres and in New York. I am quite…

Third Annual Berkshire Theatre Awards Winners Announced

Williamstown Theatre Festival and Barrington Stage Company Take Top Honors At an SRO ceremony held at Zion Lutheran Church in Pittsfield, the Board of the Berkshire Theatre Critics Association presented the Berkshire Theatre Awards on the evening of Monday, November 12, 2018. This was the third year the awards have been presented to honor and…

REVIEW: “Seared” at the Williamstown Theatre Festival

by Barbara Waldinger Wilted spinach salad with warm bacon dressing; seared wild salmon with a Bengali onion chutney; seared asparagus with olive oil, salt and pepper; gnocchi, pork belly sliders, scallops. . . This is not a restaurant menu but rather a gustatory appreciation of Theresa Rebeck’s Seared at Williamstown Theatre Festival. Accolades to every…

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Opening of “Seared”

Williamstown, MA (July 25, 2018) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces the first performance of the third Nikos Stage production of the 2018 season, the new comedy Seared (July 25-August 4), on Wednesday, July 25that 7:30 pm. Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel directs this new fit-for-foodies comedy, by critically-acclaimed playwright Theresa Rebeck, which grapples with the intersection of creativity and commerce. Chef Harry (Hoon Lee) is a genius in the kitchen;…