Berkshire Theatre Critics Association Announces Nominations for the 5th Berkie Awards

(Pittsfield, MA) – The Berkshire Theatre Critics Association (BTCA) is pleased to announce the nominees for the 5th Berkshire Theatre Awards, known colloquially as The Berkies. This would be the 5th annual awards, but of course last year no awards were given because of the pandemic, so this year’s awards recognize shows that…

BTG PLAYS! Presents Their 2021-2022 Touring Show: “Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS”

Pittsfield, MA–Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG) and Kate Maguire (Artistic Director, CEO) are excited to announce BTG PLAYS! 2021-2022 Touring Show, Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS, based on the book, Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark by Mary Pope Osborne. This musical features a book and lyrics by Will…

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…

Barrington Stage Welcomes Billy Crystal in New Musical in Development “Mr. Saturday Night”

Performances October 22-24, 26-30 on the Boyd-Quinson Stage (Pittsfield, MA – September 22, 2021) – Barrington Stage Company (BSC), under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, is pleased to welcome Tony and Emmy Award winner Billy Crystal in a presentation of a new musical in development, Mr. Saturday Night, on the Boyd-Quinson Stage (30 Union Street)…

Barrington Stage Artistic Director Receives Massachusetts Nonprofit Network’s Lifetime Achievement Award

PITTSFIELD, MA – The Massachusetts Nonprofit Network (MNN) announced Julianne Boyd, Founder and Artistic Director of the Barrington Stage Company of Pittsfield, MA, will be a recipient of the 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award. The awards will be presented at MNN’s annual conference on Wednesday, October 6th and Thursday, October 7th…

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…

REVIEW: “Sister Sorry” at Barrington Stage

by Macey Levin A chilling article in The New Yorker entitled “The Confession” by Alec Wilkinson (see PDF of article at bottom of page) is the basis of a riveting play, Sister Sorry, also by Mr. Wilkinson having its world premiere at Barrington Stage Company’s Boyd-Quinson stage in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.…

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