barrington stage company http://wamc.org en "Breaking The Code" At Barrington Stage http://wamc.org/post/breaking-code-barrington-stage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Breaking the Code</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by Hugh </span>Whitemore<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is currently running on Barrington Stage Company’s </span>Boyd-Quinson<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Mainstage<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in </span>Pittsfield<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, MA through August </span>2nd<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>Starring Mark H. Dold and directed by Joe Calarco, <em>Breaking the Code</em> tells the true story of famed mathematician and computer science pioneer Alan Turing, who solved the German Enigma code during World War II, not knowing that, as a gay man, he’d fight a much harder personal battle at home.</p><p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 95408 at http://wamc.org "Breaking The Code" At Barrington Stage Gov. Patrick Lauds State's Investments In Cultural Attractions http://wamc.org/post/gov-patrick-lauds-states-investments-cultural-attractions <p><a href="http://www.mass.gov/governor/" target="_blank">Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick</a> was in Pittsfield this morning to laud the state’s investments in cultural attractions.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:32:59 +0000 Jim Levulis 94269 at http://wamc.org Gov. Patrick Lauds State's Investments In Cultural Attractions Herbert Wolff Reviews "Kiss Me Kate" http://wamc.org/post/herbert-wolff-reviews-kiss-me-kate <p>Recently, Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Massachusetts – under the artistic direction of Julianne Boyd – has opened its summer season with a vigorous, winning Broadway-style musical.&nbsp; Memorable recent productions have been <em>Guys and Dolls</em> in 2011…<em>Fiddler on the Roof </em>in 2012…<em>On the</em> <em>Town</em> in 2013.&nbsp;&nbsp; This flair and quality continues with its current season-opener: the ever-popular Kiss <em>Me Kate, </em>with music and lyrics by Cole Porter<em>.</em></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:50:00 +0000 Herbert Wolff 93638 at http://wamc.org Fyvush Finkel At Mr. Finn's Cabaret http://wamc.org/post/fyvush-finkel-mr-finns-cabaret <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Emmy Award-winning (<em>Picket Fences</em>) stage and screen legend Fyvush Finkel will celebrates the great songs and humor of show business at Mr. Finn's Cabaret at <a href="http://www.barringtonstageco.org/">Barrington Stage</a>.</p><p>Accompanied by his two sons – Ian Finkel, the World’s Greatest Xylophonist, and Elliot Finkel, concert pianist extraordinaire – the 91-year-old Fyvush offers a first-hand account of his incredible career spanning English and Yiddish roles, from Second Avenue to modern-day television stardom.</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:08:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 93604 at http://wamc.org Fyvush Finkel At Mr. Finn's Cabaret "Kiss Me Kate" At Barrington Stage Through July 12 http://wamc.org/post/kiss-me-kate-barrington-stage-through-july-12 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.barringtonstageco.org">Barrington Stage Company</a> the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA kicks off their 20th Anniversary Season with <em>Kiss Me, Kate</em> - with music and lyrics by Cole Porter and book by Sam and Bella Spewack.</p><p>We are joined at The Linda by the production’s director, Joe Calarco, musical director, Darren Cohen and cast members Elizabeth Stanley, Paul Anthony Stewart, Mara Davi, Carlos Lopez, and Michael Dean Morgan.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 14:35:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 92352 at http://wamc.org "Kiss Me Kate" At Barrington Stage Through July 12 Bob Goepfert Reviews "The Other Place” http://wamc.org/post/bob-goepfert-reviews-other-place <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Pittsfield, Mass. – One of the many good things about Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Mass. is they don’t play it safe. “The Other Place,” the opening play of their summer season, is a rewarding and complicated work that demands concentration from the audience.</p><p> Thu, 29 May 2014 19:50:00 +0000 Bob Goepfert 91556 at http://wamc.org Barrington Stage Company's 10×10 New Play Festival http://wamc.org/post/barrington-stage-companys-10-10-new-play-festival <p><a href="http://www.barringtonstageco.org">Barrington Stage Company's</a> 10×10 New Play Festival is part of the <a href="http://www.discoverpittsfield.com/10×10">10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival</a>, returning to downtown Pittsfield for the third year from February 13-23, 2014. From theatre to art shows to live music, 10×10 warms up the Berkshires winter with hot new performances, art and more. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:40:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 83627 at http://wamc.org Barrington Stage Company's 10×10 New Play Festival Herbert Wolff Reviews: Scott And Hem In The Garden Of Allah http://wamc.org/post/herbert-wolff-reviews-scott-and-hem-garden-allah <p>Theater reviewer Herbert Wolff reviews Barrington Stage Company's <em>current production of&nbsp;</em><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Scott and Hem in the Garden of Allah.</em></p><p> Sun, 01 Sep 2013 16:50:00 +0000 72605 at http://wamc.org Bob Goepfert Reviews: Southern Comfort http://wamc.org/post/bob-goepfert-reviews-southern-comfort <p>“Southern Comfort,” the musical being given its world premiere at Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Mass., is a tender, story about love, courage and most of all family.&nbsp; It’s a lovely show with excellent music and a story that will make you feel good as it breaks your heart.</p><p> Sat, 03 Aug 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Bob Goepfert 70610 at http://wamc.org Herbert Wolff Reviews "The Chosen" http://wamc.org/post/herbert-wolff-reviews-chosen <p>Theater reviewer Herbert Wolff looks at Barrington Stage Company's production of "The Chosen," playing August 3rd in Pittsfield, MA.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 16:50:00 +0000 Herbert Wolff 70241 at http://wamc.org