PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Theatre Group seeks young actors for this December’s production of “A Christmas Carol,” by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill and directed by Eric Hill and Travis G. Daly, Dec. 14–22 at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield. BTG is seeking boys and girls between third grade and twelfth grade to fill the(…)
PITTSFIELD — “An Enemy of the People” opens this weekend in previews at Barrington Stage Company and we have 10 pairs of tickets to giveaway to any performance running Oct. 3 through 12. The play is Arthur Millers adaptation of the classic Henrik Ibsen play, that explores the impact of polluted waters in a small town and(…)
PITTSFIELD — Yesterday the members of the 2014 Berkshire Theatre Group Seuss Troupe took their final bows as the 10 day run of the performance came to a close. I was there to capture this final performance ‘on film’ (or SD card).
PITTSFIELD — The 2014 Berkshire Fringe Festival kicked off this year’s festival with an opening celebration Saturday, Aug. 2, and will host a variety of family-friendly events and concerts for the next two weeks, Aug. 5-18. Some of the recommended events for families include: Aug. 5, 6, 9, 11, 13, 16: RIOT: An epic tale of Greed,(…)
DALTON — On Friday, July 25, participants of the Central Berkshire Regional School District’s STAGES Camp put on their final performance, ‘Lil Abner, and I was there to snap some photos — and catch my youngest son, Shea, as Marryin’ Sam (above left).
PITTSFIELD — Barrington Stage Company is will host two sensory-friendly performances at productions of “Hairspray Jr.” and “Dancing Lessons” in the upcoming weeks. Sensory-friendly performances are designed to be more accessible to those individuals on the autism spectrum or with sensory sensitivities and are also great for families who are looking for a more relaxed, informal environment. BSC(…)
PITTSFIELD — Months ago my son came home from an audition at The Colonial. “Man, those kids are good,” he said of his fellow thespians all vying for a part in Berkshire Theatre Group’s 9th Annual Children’s Theatre Production. Of his adolescent self … “I didn’t know how much my voice had changed. I squeaked(…)
PITTSFIELD — The inaugural play being presented at Pittsfield’s Shakespeare in the Park at Springside Park is “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” one of Shakespeare’s most popular plays. My family had the pleasure of attending last Saturday night’s performance, and you have four more opportunities to catch it this Thursday through Sunday, July 24-27. We left our toddler with my(…)
NOTE: You still have time to enter our Hairspray Jr. Giveaway! It ends tonight at midnight. It’s that time of year again! Time for Barrington Stage Company’s Youth Theatre to stage their summer production! And this year, it is Hairspray, Jr., a fun show full of great music, characters, and energy. Last year, I participated(…)
PITTSFIELD — In our family we make it an annual tradition to attend Barrington Stage Company’s Youth Theatre production, and this year is no different. I’ve read the “Hairspray Jr.” preview (check it out Monday on the blog) and once again the performance promises incredible youth talent; songs that make you want to get up(…)