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Cast Announced for MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY at Shakespeare & Company Photo Cast Announced for MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY at Shakespeare & Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2022

Casting has been announced for Shakespeare & Company's holiday reading of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, written by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon, and directed by Ariel Bock.

Shakespeare & Company Presents MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY, December 16 ‚Ä" 1 Photo Shakespeare & Company Presents MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY, December 16 ‚Ä" 18
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 3, 2022

This December, Shakespeare & Company returns to the lively world of Jane Austen-inspired theater with a costumed, staged reading of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, written by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon, and directed by Ariel Bock.

Review: MEASURE FOR MEASURE at Shakespeare & Company Photo Review: MEASURE FOR MEASURE at Shakespeare & Company
by Marc Savitt - Aug 22, 2022

Each player has moments of strength, weakness, anguish, despair, all presented well individually. I did not, however, feel as if I were watching a cohesive unit, in their element, weaving a tapestry as their lives intertwine. More that of a group of individuals well skilled at delivering Shakespearian dialogue, than a collective ensemble.

Shakespeare & Company's Center For Actor Training Announces Fall Sessions Photo Shakespeare & Company's Center For Actor Training Announces Fall Sessions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022

Following two years of reduced programming, Shakespeare & Company's Center for Actor Training has announced a full schedule of workshops and intensives for Fall 2022, including both in-person and online offerings.

Cast Announced For MEASURE FOR MEASURE At Shakespeare & Company Photo Cast Announced For MEASURE FOR MEASURE At Shakespeare & Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

Shakespeare & Company has announced the cast of Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare - to be staged at the Tina Packer Playhouse at the Shakespeare & Company campus, from August 19 through September 18. 

Shakespeare & Company Seeks Actor For Golden Leaf Rag Time Blues, By Charles Smith Photo Shakespeare & Company Seeks Actor For Golden Leaf Rag Time Blues, By Charles Smith
by Grace Cutler - Jul 10, 2022

Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, Mass., seeks a non-union actor for an upcoming production of Golden Leaf Rag Time Blues by Charles Smith, directed by Raz Golden.

Shakespeare and Company Announces Productions Performing From July to October Photo Shakespeare and Company Announces Productions Performing From July to October
by Grace Cutler - Jul 1, 2022

Shakespeare and Company has announced three new plays in the lineup from July until October. Buy tickets for HYMN, MEASURE FOR MEASURE, and GOLDEN LEAF RAGTIME BLUES.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For Shakespeare & Company's MEASURE FOR MEASURE Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For Shakespeare & Company's MEASURE FOR MEASURE
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2021

Measure for Measure tells the story of Angelo, a minister who is abruptly appointed to rule over a chaotic and debauched city and restores order with repressive laws and an iron fist over licentiousness.

Shakespeare & Company Celebrates With Virtual Gala Photo Shakespeare & Company Celebrates With Virtual Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2020

Shakespeare & Company celebrates community on December 5th with New Horizons, a Virtual Gala.

S&Co Announces Holiday Production of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY Photo S&Co Announces Holiday Production of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 26, 2019

Shakespeare & Company proudly presents a costumed reading of Sense and Sensibility, written by Kate Hamill based on the novel by Jane Austen. The lively reading is directed and staged by longtime Company member and Producing Associate Ariel Bock. This funny, warm-hearted classic tale will have a special limited run from December 14 - 15 in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre. Additionally, the Company will host a festive holiday event with a private reading of Sense and Sensibility, cocktails, and hors d'oeuvres on Friday, December 13.

BWW Review: THE CHILDREN at Shakespeare & Company Invites Audiences to Grapple with a Photo BWW Review: THE CHILDREN at Shakespeare & Company Invites Audiences to Grapple with an Age-old Question, 'What About the Children?'
by Marc Savitt - Jul 27, 2019

BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT at Shakespeare & Company Takes A Refreshingly Unique Approa Photo BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT at Shakespeare & Company Takes A Refreshingly Unique Approach To A Centuries Old Classic
by Marc Savitt - Jul 10, 2019

The entire cast proves themselves to be exemplary delivering long complicated dialogue that remains true to the old English, not with trite overdone accents but with polished voices and presentation that helps to make each unique, authentic, and engaging. Although the language can be challenging at times, the actors use of body language and near flawless diction helps greatly. Their musicality is both noteworthy and impressive.

Shakespeare & Company Presents Lucy Kirkwood's THE CHILDREN Photo Shakespeare & Company Presents Lucy Kirkwood's THE CHILDREN
by Julie Musbach - Jul 2, 2019

Shakespeare & Company presents Critics Circle and Susan Smith Blackburn Award-winning playwright Lucy Kirkwood's timely play The Children, directed by James Warwick, back for his second season with the Company after last season's acclaimed Mothers and Sons.

S&Co Presents TWELFTH NIGHT Photo S&Co Presents TWELFTH NIGHT
by Stephi Wild - Jun 11, 2019

Shakespeare & Company presents William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, directed by Company Artistic Director, Allyn Burrows. This classic showcases a rich, affecting, and deeply funny story of longing, love, and laughter which paints Shakespeare at his peak. Performances run from July 2 to August 4th in the Tina Packer Playhouse.

Shakespeare & Company Hosts Celebration of Life in Honor of Dennis Krausnick Photo Shakespeare & Company Hosts Celebration of Life in Honor of Dennis Krausnick
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2019

Honoring beloved Founder and Director of Training Dennis Krausnick, Shakespeare & Company hosts a special memorial program open to the public. On Monday, June 24, 2019, at 1:00pm the Company welcomes community members and fellow artists to gather for the Dennis Krausnick Celebration of Life, held in the Tina Packer Playhouse Tent on the Shakespeare & Company campus, at 70 Kemble Street in Lenox, MA.

Shakespeare & Company Announces 2019 Summer Season; THE WAVERLY GALLERY, THE TAMING O Photo Shakespeare & Company Announces 2019 Summer Season; THE WAVERLY GALLERY, THE TAMING OF THE SHREW, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jan 29, 2019

Shakespeare & Company is thrilled to announce its 2019 summer season, May 23 - October 13, 2019.

Shakespeare & Company Presents AS YOU LIKE IT Photo Shakespeare & Company Presents AS YOU LIKE IT
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2018

Shakespeare & Company presents William Shakespeare's beloved comedy As You Like It, directed by the Company's Artistic Director Allyn Burrows, who helmed last season's acclaimed production of The Tempest. The Bard's madcap story follows Rosalind, played by two-time Elliot Norton Award winner Aimee Doherty, who escapes a threatening world of oppression in the pursuit of love and the prospect of new horizons. Set in the Roaring Twenties, As You Like It will be performed outdoors in The Roman Garden Theatre, specially reconfigured for the season's special sunset performances running from August 9 to September 2.

Shakespeare & Company Presents MACBETH Directed By Melia Bensussen Photo Shakespeare & Company Presents MACBETH Directed By Melia Bensussen
by Julie Musbach - Jun 14, 2018

Shakespeare & Company presents William Shakespeare's Macbeth, directed by Obie Award-winning director Melia Bensussen. Company veterans Jonathan Croy and Tod Randolph take the helm as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth, two of Shakespeare's most notorious anti-heroes. Shakespeare's stunning classic of blind ambition and corrosive power runs from July 3 - August 5 in the Tina Packer Playhouse.

Shakespeare & Company's Summer Training Institute Begins This Week Photo Shakespeare & Company's Summer Training Institute Begins This Week
by Julie Musbach - Jun 7, 2018

Shakespeare & Company's Summer Training Institute kicks off this week. The four week program provides young actors, ages 18-25, the opportunity to immerse themselves in the actor/audience acting approach and pedagogy of the Company.  The Summer Training Institute is targeted for undergraduate theatre students, recent graduates, and early career acting professionals. This summer the program includes 45 participants from all over the United States, including the South, Midwest, New England and the West Coast.

Shakespeare & Company Presents LOVERS' SPAT with Alison Larkin Photo Shakespeare & Company Presents LOVERS' SPAT with Alison Larkin
by Julie Musbach - Jan 31, 2018

Shakespeare & Company is pleased to announce the return of Lovers' Spat, this year with a new twist. The popular performance will be hosted by internationally acclaimed comedienne Alison Larkin. Company actors and guest performers explore the complexities of love in staged readings featuring theatre's most notorious couples' loving, fighting, scheming and wooing. Lover's Spat is directed by Artistic Director Allyn Burrows and will be performed in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre on Saturday, February 17 at 7:00pm and Sunday, February 18 at 2:00pm.

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