REVIEW: “Wait Until Dark” at the Dorset Theatre Festival

by Emily Edelman Dorset Theatre Festival has opened its 2022 season with a revival of the Frederick Knott thriller “Wait Until Dark.” The adaptation by Jeffrey Hatcher moves the story from its original mid-‘60s setting into the 1940s, which gives the piece a delicious film-noir feel. The plot follows newlywed…

Chester Theatre Company Presents “Birds of North America” by Anna Ouyang Moench

On Thursday, July 7, Chester Theatre Company (CTC) opens Birds of North America by Anna Ouyang Moench, “a beautiful look at a father and daughter who find in birding a surprising way to connect—to understand more about themselves, each other, and the changing world around them,” in the words of CTC Producing…

Single Tickets for “Dracula: A Comedy of Terrors” On Sale July 1

ALBANY (June 30) – Capital Repertory Theatre is announcing the first single ticket on sale for the 2022-2023 subscription series with Dracula: A Comedy of Terrors by Gordon Greenberg and Steve Rosen. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 1. Ever wondered what would happen if you took Bram…

Cast Announced for Shakespeare & Company’s “Much Ado About Nothing”

LENOX, Mass. – Shakespeare & Company announces the cast of Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare, to be staged outdoors at the Company’s New Spruce Theatre, July 2 through August 14. Directed by Kelly Galvin, Much Ado About Nothing is a celebration of true love, friendship, and comedy that features some of Shakespeare’s most…

“Leave Your Fears Here” Opens June 30 at Great Barrington Public Theater

The Great Barrington Public Theater‘s 2022 four-title Solo Fest concludes with Leave Your Fears Here (June 30 – July 10), a loving memoir written and performed by accomplished stage and screen actor James Morrison. In a touching performance that legendary producer Norman Lear called “An extremely moving play by an extremely moving performer”,the…

REVIEW: “B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching” at the Berkshire Theatre Group

by Macey Levin In a program interview Tara L. Wilson Noth, the author of “B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching” says, “I would love for people to acknowledge that change is not possible if we aren’t willing to see that different realities and different truths exist and that’s what informs choices, outlooks…

REVIEW: “Pride@Prejudice” at Chester Theatre Company

by Jeannie Marlin Woods When it comes to staging the classics, you have to be aware that the audience arrives with a set of preconceptions. When that classic is a revered novel such as Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, those preconceptions are quite varied and layered. Some spectators may…

Barrington Stage Announces Casting for “Anna in the Tropics” and “ABCD”

(Pittsfield, MA – June 22, 2022) – Barrington Stage Company (BSC) is pleased to announce casting for Nilo Cruz’s 2003 Pulitzer Prize-winning play Anna in the Tropics, on the Boyd-Quinson Stage July 16-30,and the world premiere of ABCD by May Treuhaft-Ali, on the St. Germain Stage July 1-23. Anna in the Tropics will feature Blanca Camacho (Broadway: In the Heights)as Ofelia, Alexis Cruz (Drag…

%d bloggers like this: