Berkshire Theatre Critics Association Announces Winners of 2022 “Berkie” Awards

The 7th annual Berkshire Theatre Critics Awards, aka The Berkies, were awarded last night in a ceremony held at Zion Lutheran Church in Pittsfield. In 22 categories there are 26 winners, including four ties. 1. Outstanding supporting actress in a play:  (TIE) Leah Hocking, All of Me, Barrington Stage Company…

Great Barrington Public Theater Presents Readings of Four New Plays

Great Barrington Public Theater presents four new play readings at The Foundry, a first look at new work by area playwrights with Berkshire Voices playwrighting collaborative. Presenting new work by Berkshire area talent is a critical part of Great Barrington Public Theater’s founding mission. On four Monday evenings, October 3 to November 21,…

Great Barrington Public Theater Presents “Things I Know to be True”

“It’s the most beautiful thing in the garden. It’s the only thing that doesn’t grow in a straight line and hasn’t been pruned to within an inch of its life.” The Great Barrington Public Theater 2022 mainstage season continues Aug.4 – Aug 14 with an evocative, penetrating drama about the…

Great Barrington Public Theater Mainstage Opens with “Public Speaking 101”

The Great Barrington Public Theater 2022 mainstage opens with Public Speaking 101 (July 14 – July 24) a fun, turn-the-tables  comedy by the much loved, wonderfully accomplished and always engaging Berkshire-based playwright Mark St. Germain. When a neurotic, amateur actress leads her community college class of terrified adults to compete in their…

“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: “The Shot” at Great Barrington Public Theater

by Jeannie Marlin Woods Robin Gerber’s play, “The Shot”, is a shocking and visceral new work. Its limited run June 16-19 at the Great Barrington Public Theater is sure to stand out as a highlight of the 2022 Berkshire theatre season. A collaboration between GBPT and Spark Theatrical and playwright…

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