Review of Barrington Stage Co.’s production of Carousel, by Frances Benn Hall, who says it is “splendid…flambouyant…brings much joy…”
Archives for June 2009
Review of Broadway by the Year at Berkshire Theatre Festival, written by Frances Benn Hall
Program details for July 10-16, 2009 schedule at Tanglewood, in the Berkshires
World premiere of choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s Orbo Novo at 2, performed by Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, highlights the schedule at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, in the Berkshires.
The schedule at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival includes a Jules Feiffer art exhibit from June 24 – Aug. 30 and two appearances by Mr. Feiffer for reading and book-signing.
Review of Golda’s Balcony at Shakespeare and Co. in Lenox; revival of the 2002 production of William Gibson’s play that went on to Broadway.
Gallim Dance, the NYC group that made its local debut last year, is the featured dance company, presenting Andrea Miller’s Blush, at Jacob’s Pillow July 8-12, 2009
Special family activities, including dance and music performances, food, and workshops are on the schedule for the Family Day at The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA in conjunction with the summer-long exhibition: Dove/O’Keeffe: Circles of Influence.
Tanglewood 2009 pre-season week includes the Emerson and Julliard String Quartets, A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor and the opening exercises and concert of the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra.
Review of the June 13, 2009 performance of Pinter’s Mirror at Shakespeare and Co., written be Frances Benn Hall.
Cast for What is the Cause of Thunder?, second play on the Nikos Stage schedule at WTF includes Betty Gilpin and Wendie Malick.
One of the privileges of being U.S. Poet Laureate was to choose two poets each year to receive a $10,000 fellowship, funded by the Witter Bynner Foundation. Joseph Stroud, who lives in California, was one of my choices. This poem is representative of his clear-eyed, imaginative poetry. – Ted Kooser U.S. POET LAUREATE, 2004-2006