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The Birds - 2017 - Regional (US)

$15 - $48

Inspired by Daphne du Maurier’s chilling short story and the basis for Alfred Hitchcock’s legendary film, this suspense-filled adaptation by acclaimed Irish playwright Conor McPherson is an emotionally stirring, atmospheric thriller. Mysterious masses of birds have begun to attack at high tide, driving strangers Nat and Diane to take refuge in an isolated, abandoned cabin and to form a bond to survive their haunting new circumstance. Yet if two is company, three is a crowd, as the sudden arrival of a young woman with a mysterious background ruffles feathers and quickly threatens to destroy their so-called sanctuary.

Schedule

Running Time: 80 minutes, with no intermission

Barrington Stage

(Pittsfield, MA, )
30 Union St.
Pittsfield, MA,


 

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by TV News Desk - May 8, 2020
Ferris & Sylvester have released their brand new single 'Everyone Is Home' via LAB Records. The single premiered with Clash Magazine who called it an “isolation anthem”.
by TV News Desk - May 5, 2020
MASTERS OF ILLUSION, produced by Associated Television International and hosted by Dean Cain, will return for a seventh anniversary season on The CW with two 30-minute episodes airing back to back on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 8:00 p.m./7:00 p.m. Central. 
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020
Shake Rattle & Roll Dueling Pianos is hosting an online telethon, May 17 at 12pm EDT, to raise money and awareness for the Tenafly Nature Center, one of the last public spaces in North Jersey that remains open, providing relief and nature education as well as much needed open space, during these quarantined times.
by Peter Nason - May 26, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest scenes in cinema from 1901 to 2020. See if your favorite movie moments made the list!
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020
Christmas is coming early this year. Billy Recce (A Musical About Star Wars, The Birds and the BS with Jordan Roth) and Drew Larimore (Out of Iceland, Roku's Janice Gunter, Ghosthunter) have released two digital tracks from their new musical in development, THE BESTEST OFFICE CHRISTMAS PARTY EVER.
by Debbie Gilpin - May 20, 2020
Following on from their 2018 Space Shambles, the Cosmic Shambles Network was due to make a return to the Royal Albert Hall for Sea Shambles a?' a celebration of the Blue Planet by way of science, music, and comedy. Instead, a re-jigged version took place as part of the Stay At Home Festival this weekend; a blue whale-like show of around three-and-a-half hours, an exceptional range of contributors were featured, including the likes of Lemn Sissay, Dr Helen Scales, Josie Long, and (naturally) Prof Brian Cox.
by TV Scoop - May 20, 2020
Get all the scoop on Upcoming Storylines of THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC!, airing on CBS on Saturday, June 6, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020
Onassis USA presents Week 4 of ENTER, their series of new works commissioned from artists in various parts of the world, created in their homes in 120 hours or less and drawing on experiences through the COVID-19 pandemic and its many transformations of life as we know it. For the series' fourth week,
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020
With the roster still building, Theater for the New City has currently scheduled over 150 performing arts organizations, independent artists, poets, puppeteers and film makers for its 25th annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts, which will be mounted virtually for the first time May 22 to 24, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020
THE VIOLET HOUR, Caveat's late night show with a far-out twist, is back as a livestream event to beam some joy into your home!
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2020
Marking its 31st season, due to COVID 19, the 2020 Raritan River Music Festival, winner of the National Award for Adventurous Programming from ASCAP/Chamber Music America, announces the festival will take place entirely online.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2020
Musical Theatre Network, Mercury Musical Developments, The Lowry, & Hope Mill Theatre have announced that Finn Anderson will be The Cameron Mackintosh Resident Composer for a co-hosted residency at The Lowry and Hope Mill Theatre, commencing April 2020.
by TV News Desk - Mar 4, 2020
Canvasback Music and Atlantic Records are proud to announce the latest single from the acclaimed rock group Grouplove, “Youth.” The track arrives today alongside a nostalgic companion video, which premiered via PAPER and stars Grace Zabriskie (Twin Peaks, Seinfeld) - watch it below. “Youth” is the latest track to arrive off the eagerly awaited album Healer, out everywhere Friday, March 13th; pre-order now HERE. Following the release of their forthcoming album, Grouplove will perform on the outdoor stage at Jimmy Kimmel Live! on March 16th.
by Peter Nason - Mar 30, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best film musicals since the sound era began; see if your favorites made the list!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2020
Kerry Ellis' new album, Feels Like Home, is now available!
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2020
In recognition of Earth Month, Disney+ announced today the Disneynature film “Elephant,” narrated by Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, will premiere on April 3 alongside previously announced “Dolphin Reef,” with narration by Academy Award®-winning actress Natalie Portman. Following its theatrical release last year, the Disneynature film “Penguins” will also make it's Disney+ debut on April 3.
by TV News Desk - Mar 25, 2020
Netflix and CAKE in partnership with Rovio Entertainment announce new animated series Angry Birds: Summer Madness based on the iconic world of the Angry Birds. 
by Roger Catlin - Mar 17, 2020
It may have been unrealistic to open a new play amid the coronavirus pandemic, but 'The Realistic Joneses' did just that on Saturday at Spooky Action Theatre, a group whose name inspires no further confidence (it's named after Einstein's term for quantum entanglement - the ability of separate objects to share a condition at a distance).
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
State Theatre New Jersey joins theaters across the country in the Play at Home project. The Play at Home micro-commissioning initiative is a collaboration between theaters as a response to the rapidly changing landscape of the performing arts during this global crisis.
by Peter Nason - Jun 18, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest protest songs from 1939-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2020
The premiere of a new work inspired by the rewilding of white storks at Knepp Estate in Sussex will take place in an online concert broadcast by the Bernardi Music Group at 6.30pm on Sunday 19 July as part of the 2020 Shipley Arts Festival. 
by Review Roundups - Jul 9, 2020
Starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen, Staged (6x15) features the cast of a play - the cream of the crop of British acting talent - who are furloughed when their upcoming West End production is suddenly brought to a halt. The series follows the cast as they try their best to keep the rehearsals on track in lockdown.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020
The Broad Stage and esteemed LA-based publisher Red Hen Press return with season two of the Red Hen Press Poetry Hour, moderated by award-winning actor/writer Sandra Tsing Loh.
by Courtney Savoia - Jul 6, 2020
Multi-award-winning Bluegrass and Americana artist, Lizzy Long, recently released her sophomore album, Dreaming Again, a diverse mix of traditional bluegrass tunes with a modern twist. Long co-wrote five of the songs on the album and puts her own unique spin on covers of popular songs, such as Queen's “Keep Yourself Alive,” as well as Broadway hits “Memory” from Cats and “Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again” from Phantom Of The Opera. Dreaming Again is produced by Wayne Haun and released as the debut project from Vine Records.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020
The OBIE-winning HERE has announced a return to in-person events with the premiere of Cairns, a self-guided soundwalk for Green-Wood Cemetery written and narrated by HERE resident artist Gelsey Bell.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020
Audio drama podcast Playing on Air has announced its August 2020 mini-season, featuring four favorite short plays. After a successful spring season, Playing on Air brings back four audio gems.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
The OBIE-winning HERE has announced a return to in-person events with the premiere of Cairns, a self-guided soundwalk for Green-Wood Cemetery written and narrated by HERE resident artist Gelsey Bell.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
Towne Street Theatre (TST), Los Angeles' premier African-American theatre company, lifts at-home audiences' spirits during the strangest of times with a presentation of Corona and Other Maladies live on Zoom.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2020
Human Race Theatre Company has announced the lineup for its 34th season.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
Ojai Playwrights Conference has announced a series of online, intimate artistic residencies and programs designed for 2020 circumstances, continuing for the 23rd season the work of developing new plays and providing support for diverse writers both emerging and established.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2020
Motaz H. Matar's third novel tells the story of a Syrian refuge and pigeon herder living in Berlin. Dabbour must choose between a life of crime as a drug smuggler 'pigeon whisperer' and risk returning to Syria or to make a new life for himself.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020
On Wednesday, March 11 at 6:00 PM, after only seven rehearsals, fifth and sixth grade students at West Cape May Elementary School will perform 'Aesop's Fables' at the school, located at 301 Moore Street, West Cape May, NJ. Directed by East Lynne Theater Company's Artistic Director, Gayle Stahlhuth, the script was written by Long Island students when Stahlhuth was conducting a theater residency in Massapequa. Fables include 'The Birds and the Beast,' 'The Ants and the Grasshopper,' 'The Tortoise and Hare,' 'Town Mouse and the Country Mouse,' and 'The Miser and His Gold.'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020
Today marks the release of Music Director Thierry Fischer and the Utah Symphony's new all-Berlioz album on Hyperion Records. The recording features a varied selection from Berlioz's oeuvre, including his best-known work, Symphonie fantastique. The album also includes Rêverie et caprice for violin and orchestra, recorded with Philippe Quint when he was the orchestra's Artist-in-Association, and two poetry settings for orchestra and chorus, La mort d'Ophélie and Sara la baigneuse, which were recorded with the Utah Symphony Chorus and University of Utah Chamber Choir. Orders are now available via Hyperion Records and retailers including Amazon and iTunes.
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 26, 2020
The Drinkwater Brothers have been working hard all their lives but the last seven months have been particularly special for the men who are taking the cabaret world by storm, right up to today, when their MAC Award nomination came out. Yes, the Drinkwaters are having a great year.
by Neil Shurley - Apr 9, 2020
'While the world is being forced to stay at home, why not find a glimmer of light in the darkness?'
by TV Scoop - Apr 8, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE, airing on ABC on Wednesday, April 22, 2020!
by TV Scoop - Apr 7, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE, airing on ABC on Wednesday, April 15, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
Jun Maeda, the Obie Award-winning designer and resident set designer at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club (ETC) since 1970, died on Monday, April 6 - three days after his 79th birthday - at Mt. Sinai West Hospital in Manhattan.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2020
Theatre Three, Port Jefferson, proudly presents Theatre Three Off-Stage/On-Line, an exciting series of short works, each no longer than fifteen minutes. 
by TV News Desk - Apr 28, 2020
Canvasback Music/Atlantic Records/Parlophone recording artists have come together for a moving performance of Bob Dylan's “Shelter From The Storm” – streaming now on Atlantic Records' official YouTube channel, watch below!
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 27, 2020
Their debut CD shows that The Drinkwater Brothers are on their way to the top, although it's less of a musical meal than it is a hearty snack.
by TV News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
Detroit indie-pop duo JR JR has released their new single “This Side of Paradise” available on all DSPs today. The single is featured on their upbeat and catchy upcoming EP, August And Everything Prior due out May 1 via their own label imprint, Love Is EZ Records (a partnership with Secretly Distribution).
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 23, 2020
On Friday, April 17, 3030 BC/EFA presented a livestream of the Disney on Broadway anniversary concert!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
To mark the occasion of their now postponed Lincoln Center concert as part of the Broadway's Future Songbook Series, musical theater writers Lauren Taslitz and Danny Ursetti have released a music video for their song 'Built for Joy.'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020
California Symphony today announces its 34th season and its eighth under the baton of Music Director Donato Cabrera, even as the state remains under lockdown due to COVID-19. Cabrera says: a?oeIt's important for this organization a?" for our patrons, musicians, and our community a?" to continue to look ahead and plan for brighter days, when our musicians will again share their incredible artistry with audiences. I'm therefore extremely proud and excited to present the 2020/21 season now.a??
by TV Scoop - Apr 20, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE, airing on ABC on Wednesday, April 29, 2020!
by TV Scoop - Apr 20, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE, airing on ABC on Wednesday, April 29, 2020!
by TV Scoop - Apr 1, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE, airing on ABC on Wednesday, April 15, 2020!