REVIEW: “A Crossing” at Barrington Stage

by Macey Levin There is a dynamic production of a world premiere dance musical, A Crossing, at Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield.  It is stunning for the eyes which outweighs some of the problems.  The show, which is sung through, was created through BSC’s Sydelle Blatt New Works Commissioning Program…

REVIEW: “A Crossing” at Barrington Stage

by Barbara Waldinger Barrington Stage Company concludes its summer season with a creatively brilliant but flawed spectacle:  A Crossing.  In response to the immigration crises on our southern border, Director Joshua Bergasse, who has been developing this show for six years, seeks to shine a light on the humanity of…

The Mahaiwe to Screen the Bolshoi Ballet in HD Season

Great Barrington, Mass.—The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present the Bolshoi Ballet’s 2021-22 HD broadcast season starting this fall, November 7, through spring 2022, concluding May 1.   Five ballets will screen from the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia, to the Mahaiwe, offering high definition, multi-camera angle views of each production…

Jacob’s Pillow Announces This Season’s Artist Residencies at the Pillow Lab

September 22, 2021 (BECKET, Mass.) —Jacob’s Pillow announces this season’s artist residencies offered at the Pillow Lab, its year-round incubator of new work. The annual season of customizable residencies supports U.S.-based and international dance artists during crucial development, research, and technical stages of choreography-driven projects. The Fall 2021 recipients include…

Hubbard Hall Presents Flamenco Vivo in an Evening of Amazing Flamenco Dancing and Music

Hubbard Hall Center for the Arts and Education in Cambridge, NY is proud to present the company Flamenco Vivo from Brooklyn, NY, with Tablao Flamenco, an evening of amazing flamenco dancing and music. Sunday, October 3 at 6pm in Hubbard Hall.  Tickets are FREE but seating is extremely limited.  Reserve today at…

Barrington Stage Company in Association with Calpulli Mexican Dance Company Presents “A Crossing – A Dance Musical”

(Pittsfield, MA – August 26, 2021) – Barrington Stage Company (BSC), under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, is pleased to announce casting for the final production of the Boyd-Quinson Stage 2021 season: the world premiere of A Crossing – A Dance Musical, created in association with Calpulli Mexican…

Jacob’s Pillow Announces Programming for Final Week of 2021 Season

JUMATATU M. POE AND JERMONE DONTE BEACHAM PRESENT J-SETTE PERFORMANCE ON THE PILLOW GROUNDS Aug. 13, 2021 – (BECKET, Mass.) – After more than a year of isolation with various forms of virtual and socially distant performances, dancers from three major ballet companies from across the United States will take…

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Announces Week 8 Programming

Aug. 5, 2021 – (BECKET, Mass.) – For the first time in over 20 years, STREB Extreme Action Company returns to Jacob’s Pillow from Aug. 18-22, bringing bravery and sheer athleticism to the Henry J. Leir Stage. The company will revisit a number of its early works, including a collection…

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