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BWW Review: CHESTER BAILEY at Barrington Stage Company Photo BWW Review: CHESTER BAILEY at Barrington Stage Company
by Marc Savitt - Jun 25, 2021

Sharing details regarding the plot would be a disservice to the piece and those who will accept my encouragement to experience it for themselves. During the roughly 90 minutes (with no intermission) the pair of skillful actors present two broadly disparate seeming individuals mostly in a series of impressive and moving monologues.

BWW Interview: Alan H. Green and Alysha Umphress of WHO COULD ASK FOR ANYTHING MORE?  Photo BWW Interview: Alan H. Green and Alysha Umphress of WHO COULD ASK FOR ANYTHING MORE? at Barrington Stage Company
by Marc Savitt - Jun 21, 2021

Barrington Stage Company has been presenting award winning theatre in downtown Pittsfield for more than a quarter century. The thought of not producing during the pandemic was unacceptable to BSC Artistic Director, Julianne Boyd, board members and staffers. They went to extraordinary lengths to present a highly irregular and relatively limited number of offerings.

BWW Review: BSC'S 2021 10X10 NEW PLAY FESTIVAL at Barrington Stage Company Photo BWW Review: BSC'S 2021 10X10 NEW PLAY FESTIVAL at Barrington Stage Company
by Marc Savitt - Mar 14, 2021

“Who knew when we started our 10x10 New Play Festival ten years ago that it would become one of our most popular events of the year?” said Artistic Director Julianne Boyd. “We started with two weeks of performances and as of last year, we ran our 10x10 Plays for one month in the middle of the winter.'

Barrington Stage Company Announces Plays and Casting for 10th Annual 10x10 NEW PLAY F Photo Barrington Stage Company Announces Plays and Casting for 10th Annual 10x10 NEW PLAY FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2021

Barrington Stage Company has announced casting for the 10-minute plays for the 10th Annual 10X10 New Play Festival, part of the 2021 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival. BSC’s 10X10 New Play Festival will be filmed live on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage with no live audience and will stream by demand March 11–14 & 18–21, 2021.

Photo Flash: Alysha Umphress, Alan H. Green and More Star in BSC'S HOLIDAY GETAWAY Photo Photo Flash: Alysha Umphress, Alan H. Green and More Star in BSC'S HOLIDAY GETAWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2020

Tune in to BSC’s Holiday Getaway, a virtual concert starring Alan H. Green (BSC’s The Hills Are Alive with Rodgers & Hammerstein, Broadway’s School of Rock), Alysha Umphress (BSC’s The Hills Are Alive with Rodgers & Hammerstein; Broadway/BSC’s On the Town) & Joel Waggoner (Composer: BSC’s Presto Change-O; Performer: Broadway’s School of Rock). 

Barrington Stage Company Presents BSC'S HOLIDAY GETAWAY, Starring Alan H. Green, Alys Photo Barrington Stage Company Presents BSC'S HOLIDAY GETAWAY, Starring Alan H. Green, Alysha Umphress, and Joel Waggoner
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020

 Barrington Stage Company will present BSC’s Holiday Getaway, a virtual concert starring Alan H. Green, Alysha Umphress, and Joel Waggoner. 

Barrington Stage Announces 2020 Associate Artists: David Lander, Jeffrey Page and Aly Photo Barrington Stage Announces 2020 Associate Artists: David Lander, Jeffrey Page and Alysha Umphress
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2020

Barrington Stage Company has announced the 2020 Associate Artists – lighting designer David Lander, director/choreographer Jeffrey Page and actress Alysha Umphress. The Associate Artists program’s honorees include choreographer Joshua Bergasse, director Joe Calarco, costume designer Jen Caprio, and more.

Harriet Harris to Star in Virtual Reading of New Play ELEANOR, Presented by Barringto Photo Harriet Harris to Star in Virtual Reading of New Play ELEANOR, Presented by Barrington Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2020

Barrington Stage Company will present a virtual reading of Eleanor, a new play about Eleanor Roosevelt, by BSC Associate Artist Mark St. Germain and starring Tony Award winner Harriet Harris (BSC's The Royal Family of Broadway, Sweeney Todd; Broadway's Thoroughly Modern Millie, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella).

BWW Review: THE HILLS ARE ALIVE WITH RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN at Barrington Stage Compan Photo BWW Review: THE HILLS ARE ALIVE WITH RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN at Barrington Stage Company
by Marc Savitt - Aug 24, 2020

the audience was sincerely and repeatedly thanked for the opportunity to share music that is a?oejust not the same as sitting at homea??. Smiles on the masked faces as the sun set and many were no doubt whistling a happy tune as they returned to their cars suggested that although there are most certainly changes and differences, THE HILLS ARE (still) ALIVE WITH RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN.

Harriet Harris, Leslie Kritzer, Debra Jo Rupp & More Join Barrington Stage Company's  Photo Harriet Harris, Leslie Kritzer, Debra Jo Rupp & More Join Barrington Stage Company's Streaming Season; THE HILLS ARE ALVIE Begins Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 19, 2020

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, continues its 2020 season with performances beginning tonight for the concert, The Hills Are Alive with Rodgers & Hammerstein. Additional performances have been added to the 2020 season.

BWW Exclusive: How Barrington Stage Company Brought Equity-Approved HARRY CLARKE to t Photo BWW Exclusive: How Barrington Stage Company Brought Equity-Approved HARRY CLARKE to the Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 7, 2020

Barrington Stage Company is only one of two theater companies in the entire country that has been given the greenlight by Actors' Equity Association to begin staging performances in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Alysha Umphress, Storm Lever, Alexandra Silber & More Will Star in Barrington Stage's Photo Alysha Umphress, Storm Lever, Alexandra Silber & More Will Star in Barrington Stage's Rodgers & Hammerstein Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2020

Barrington Stage Company will be changing two of the season's productions in order to better meet social distancing protocols that are necessary at this time.

BWW Feature: Barrington Stage to Move Forward with LIVE Performances Photo BWW Feature: Barrington Stage to Move Forward with LIVE Performances
by Marc Savitt - Jun 25, 2020

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Barrington Stage Company has postponed the previously announced 2020 season until 2021. They have, however, come up with an a?oealternate seasona?? that honors live theatre and allows for gathering safely. BSC has devised a plan which follows Social Distancing guidelines to ensure the safety of audience members, employees, and performers alike.

Barrington Stage Company Announces Reduced 2020 Season, With Social Distancing Precau Photo Barrington Stage Company Announces Reduced 2020 Season, With Social Distancing Precautions In Place
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2020

Barrington Stage Company will produce a reduced and reprogrammed 2020 season starting in August, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   

Ann Hampton Callaway Announces Upcoming Online Concerts and Events Photo Ann Hampton Callaway Announces Upcoming Online Concerts and Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2020

Like so many of her performer friends, Ann has had numerous cancelled concerts and her live performance career is totally on hold. While distressing financially, it is also a wonderful opportunity to be useful during this challenging time.

Barrington Stage Company Completes 2020 Season With THE PRICE By Arthur Miller Photo Barrington Stage Company Completes 2020 Season With THE PRICE By Arthur Miller
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2020

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Pittsfield, MA., in the heart of the Berkshires and under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, has announced the final production for its 2020 season. The Price, by Arthur Miller, will run October 1-18, 2020 on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, with opening night on Sunday, October 4.

Barrington Stage Company 2020 Season to Feature SOUTH PACIFIC, AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' and  Photo Barrington Stage Company 2020 Season to Feature SOUTH PACIFIC, AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 15, 2020

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Pittsfield, MA., in the heart of the Berkshires, and under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, has announced its 2020 season. BSC will present two World Premiere musicals and new productions of a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical classic, a Tony Award-winning musical revue, and a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

Joshua Bergasse Will Helm Premiere of A CROSSING at Barrington Stage Company; Camille Photo Joshua Bergasse Will Helm Premiere of A CROSSING at Barrington Stage Company; Camille A. Brown Will Direct AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 15, 2020

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Pittsfield, MA., in the heart of the Berkshires, and under the leadership of Founder/Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, has announced its 2020 season. BSC will present two World Premiere musicals and new productions of a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical classic, a Tony Award-winning musical revue, and a Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

Barrington Stage Company to Present AIN'T MISBEHAVIN',  Directed and Choreographed by Photo Barrington Stage Company to Present AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', Directed and Choreographed by Camille A. Brown
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2019

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in the Berkshires under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, has announced the third Boyd-Quinson Mainstage production for its upcoming 2020 season a?" the Tony Award-winning musical Ain't Misbehavin', directed and choreographed by Camille A. Brown from August 13 through September 6.

Barrington Stage Company Announces 2019 Associate Artists Photo Barrington Stage Company Announces 2019 Associate Artists
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2019

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, announces the 2019 Associate Artists a?" actor Alan H. Green, composer Joe Iconis, costume designer Sara Jean Tosetti and actress Peggy Pharr Wilson.

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