Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!

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Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, kicked off the 2014 Summer Concert Series with Tony Award-winner Tommy Tune in Taps, Tunes, and Tall Tales last night and BroadwayWorld was there.

Broadway's tallest tapper took to the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage - dancing, singing and tale-telling of his 50 years of big time showmanship. The show featured Tommy Tune's musical director Michael Biagi.

Tune is a nine-time Tony Award winner for his work on Seesaw, A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine, Nine, My One and Only,Grand Hotel, and The Will Rogers Follies. In addition, he has been awarded eight Drama Desk Awards, three Astaire Awards and the Society of Directors and Choreographers' George Abbott Award for Lifetime Achievement. He was honored with The Helen Hayes Tribute in 2011.

Tune's film credits include Hello, Dolly!, The Boy Friend, and Mimi Bluette...fiore del mio giardino. In 2009, Tune was designated as a Living Landmark by the New York Landmarks Conservancy. Tune is the recipient of the National Medal of Arts, the highest honor for artistic achievement given by the President of the United States, and he has been honored with his own star on the legendary Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoffhigh res photos

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Michael Biagi, Music Director, & Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Michael Biagi & Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Patrick Rinn, production manager

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Carole Rinn, Cranwell Resort & Bruno Quinson

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Barrington Stage Co.

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
EDa Sorokoff & Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Tommy Tune

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!
Boyd-Quinson Mainstage

Photo Coverage: Tommy Tune Plays Barrington Stage Company!

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Stephen Sorokoff Stephen's life seems to have always revolved around a camera and a piano. He studied at Manhattan School of Music and performed in the "Borsht Belt" during college vacations, where in the true DIRTY DANCING tradition he met his wife Eda. Stephen was a Board Member of the First All Children's Theater and his wife, a classical pianist, is a Board Member of Barrington Stage Co. In between he made time to be CEO of a multi national machinery company and President of a domestic Textile Mfg. Co. In retirement, he now takes pictures of his 5 grandchildren and various other performers.