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…

Auditions for Not So Common Players production of “Guys and Dolls: A Concert Version”

Not So Common Players announce auditions for “Guys and Dolls” A Concert Version Book by Abe Burrows Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser Based on The Idyll of Sarah Brown and characters by Damon Runyon Directed by: Sean Carter Music Direction by:  Jake Goodman Production Dates: January 6-8 and January…

REVIEW: “Guys and Dolls” at the Sharon Playhouse

by Jeannie Marlin Woods There was a tremendous joy and a celebratory air at the July 29 opening of GUYS AND DOLLS at the Sharon Playhouse in Sharon, Connecticut. This was the Playhouse’s first fully-produced show in three years. In coming back after the COVID pandemic, the Playhouse side-stepped the…

“Guys and Dolls” Opens at the Sharon Playhouse

Justin Boccitto directs and choreographs the production, featuring Broadway veterans Amanda Lea LaVergne, C.K. Edwards, Lauralyn McClelland, and Robert Anthony Jones Connecticut’s Sharon Playhouse opens its production of Guys and Dolls July 29 in the Bobbie Olsen Theater.  Performances continue through August 14. Starring are Broadway veterans Amanda Lea LaVergne…

Sharon Playhouse Announces Auditions for 2022 Season

We are accepting video submissions from Equity and Non-Equity performers for our 2022 season!!! The season is operating under the Equity SPT contract (Category 6, $523 weekly minimum + pension/health) and video submissions are due by March 18th. To ensure that The Sharon Playhouse continues to foster a safe and inclusive working environment…

REVIEW: “Guys and Dolls” at The Theater Barn

Reviewed by Gail M. Burns, August, 1999 There are pros and cons to the production of “Guys and Dolls” currently running at the Theater Barn. The pros come mostly from sudden bursts of talent and energy from the cast. The cons lie squarely at the feet of director and choreographer…

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