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Behind the Scenes Tour 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour @ Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Peek around the curtain during a two-hour backstage tour, including on stage, the dressing rooms, armory, costume shop, props shop, and rehearsal studios. Buy Tickets
Hamlet 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson (rights pending) Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 1 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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The Unexpected Man 2:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 7:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson (rights pending) Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Broadway in the Berkshires 6:00 pm
Broadway in the Berkshires @ The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm
Broadway in the Berkshires @ The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center | Great Barrington | Massachusetts | United States
Special Benefit Performance Broadway in the Berkshires August 3 Produced by Deborah Grausman Directed by Sam Scalamoni The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center A magical evening featuring Broadway’s brightest stars to benefit Shakespeare & Company’s Education and Training programs. For information call (413) 637-1199 ext. 105
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Tuesday Talks – Henry V 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks – Henry V
Aug 4 @ 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks with Shakespeare & Company Founders Join the Founders of Shakespeare & Company for an intimate discussion of the creative process behind this season’s productions, and the key themes within. Henry V with Dennis Krausnick July 14 & August 4, 5:00PM Hamlet with Kevin Coleman July 21 & August 11, 5:00PM The Comedy of Errors with Tina Packer July 28 & August 18, 5:00PM New Works with Artistic Director Jonathan Croy August 25, 5:00PM Buy Tickets
Hamlet 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:00 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Behind the Scenes Tour 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour @ Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Peek around the curtain during a two-hour backstage tour, including on stage, the dressing rooms, armory, costume shop, props shop, and rehearsal studios. Buy Tickets
Henry V 3:00 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 5 @ 3:00 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 5 @ 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson (rights pending) Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Red Velvet 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Hamlet 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 6 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 6 @ 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson (rights pending) Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World 5:30 pm
Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World @ Rose Footprint
Aug 7 @ 5:30 pm
Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World @ Rose Footprint | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World (SLaW) compiled and directed by Kevin G. Coleman July 7 – August 15 Rose Footprint Theatre Cast: Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Annie Considine, Allison S. Galen, Colin Gold, Zoe Laiz This fast-paced mashup of scenes, facts, sword-play and quotes from many of Shakespeare’s greatest plays is an accessible introduction to Bard and fun for the entire family. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 7:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 7 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Hamlet 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 8 @ 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 8 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Red Velvet 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 9 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Tuesday Talks – Hamlet 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks – Hamlet
Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks with Shakespeare & Company Founders Join the Founders of Shakespeare & Company for an intimate discussion of the creative process behind this season’s productions, and the key themes within. Henry V with Dennis Krausnick July 14 & August 4, 5:00PM Hamlet with Kevin Coleman July 21 & August 11, 5:00PM The Comedy of Errors with Tina Packer July 28 & August 18, 5:00PM New Works with Artistic Director Jonathan Croy August 25, 5:00PM Buy Tickets
Hamlet 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Behind the Scenes Tour 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour @ Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Peek around the curtain during a two-hour backstage tour, including on stage, the dressing rooms, armory, costume shop, props shop, and rehearsal studios. Buy Tickets
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 12 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 12 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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The Comedy of Errors 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 13 @ 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Hamlet 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 13 @ 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 13 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World 5:30 pm
Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World @ Rose Footprint
Aug 14 @ 5:30 pm
Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World @ Rose Footprint | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Shakespeare and the Language that Shaped a World (SLaW) compiled and directed by Kevin G. Coleman July 7 – August 15 Rose Footprint Theatre Cast: Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Annie Considine, Allison S. Galen, Colin Gold, Zoe Laiz This fast-paced mashup of scenes, facts, sword-play and quotes from many of Shakespeare’s greatest plays is an accessible introduction to Bard and fun for the entire family. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 7:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 14 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Hamlet 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 15 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 15 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 15 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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The Unexpected Man 2:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Sotto Voce 8:00 pm
Sotto Voce @ Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
Sotto Voce @ Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Studio Reading Series Sotto Voce by Nilo Cruz Directed by Daniela Varon Sunday, August 16, 8:00pm Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre Featuring Annette Miller Buy Tickets
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Tuesday Talks – The Comedy of Errors 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks – The Comedy of Errors
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks with Shakespeare & Company Founders Join the Founders of Shakespeare & Company for an intimate discussion of the creative process behind this season’s productions, and the key themes within. Henry V with Dennis Krausnick July 14 & August 4, 5:00PM Hamlet with Kevin Coleman July 21 & August 11, 5:00PM The Comedy of Errors with Tina Packer July 28 & August 18, 5:00PM New Works with Artistic Director Jonathan Croy August 25, 5:00PM Buy Tickets
Hamlet 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 7:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Behind the Scenes Tour 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour
Aug 19 @ 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour @ Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Peek around the curtain during a two-hour backstage tour, including on stage, the dressing rooms, armory, costume shop, props shop, and rehearsal studios. Buy Tickets
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 19 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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The Unexpected Man 2:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Shakespeare & Young Company 5:00 pm
Shakespeare & Young Company
Aug 20 @ 5:00 pm
Shakespeare & Young Company’s summer 2015 class of Young Company actors take the Rose Footprint by storm with two days of electrifying and riveting Shakespeare. These 16-to-20-year-old actors perform with a fierce and fiery temperament, exploring their passion for friendship, love, justice, and hope. After all, no writer has captured the powerful emotions of adolescence better than Shakespeare.
Hamlet 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 20 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Shakespeare & Young Company 5:00 pm
Shakespeare & Young Company
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm
Shakespeare & Young Company’s summer 2015 class of Young Company actors take the Rose Footprint by storm with two days of electrifying and riveting Shakespeare. These 16-to-20-year-old actors perform with a fierce and fiery temperament, exploring their passion for friendship, love, justice, and hope. After all, no writer has captured the powerful emotions of adolescence better than Shakespeare.
Red Velvet 7:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Behind the Scenes Tour 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour @ Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Peek around the curtain during a two-hour backstage tour, including on stage, the dressing rooms, armory, costume shop, props shop, and rehearsal studios. Buy Tickets
Hamlet 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am
Hamlet @ The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Directed by Jonathan Croy July 16 – August 22 The Dell at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home Cast: Ally Allen, Peter G. Andersen, Greg Boover, Colin Gold, Luke Reed, Concetta Russo, Zoe Wohlfeld Shakespeare’s masterpiece, performed ‘bare Bard’ style in a 90-minute performance in the Dell at The Mount. Grounds are open for picnicking prior to each performance. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Comedy of Errors 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 22 @ 8:30 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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The Comedy of Errors 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm
The Comedy of Errors @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare Directed by Taibi Magar July 2 – August 23 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Jenelle Chu, Kelley Curran, Cloteal L. Horne, Malcolm Ingram, Ian Lassiter, Josh Aaron McCabe, Christianna Nelson, Daniel Rios Jr., Douglas Seldin, Michael F. Toomey With a promise of confetti and a dance party at every performance, this rollicking production of Shakespeare’s shortest comedy delivers a whirlwind of magic, music and mayhem, as two sets of identical twins, separated at birth, collide and ignite an hysterical adventure of mistaken identity and human folly. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Henry V 3:00 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm
Henry V @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Henry V by William Shakespeare Directed by Jenna Ware June 18 – August 23 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Caroline Calkins, Jonathan Croy, Kelly Galvin, Jennie M. Jadow, Tom Jaeger, David Joseph, Sarah Jeanette Taylor, Ryan Winkles This epic tale chronicles the infamous journey of a disaffected prince to legendary king, when a man sets out to repair his broken nation, prove his worth, and win the affections of the French Princess. This intimate ‘bare Bard’ production emphasizes the power of language and ferocity of war. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 23 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Tuesday Talks – New Works 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks – New Works
Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm
Tuesday Talks with Shakespeare & Company Founders Join the Founders of Shakespeare & Company for an intimate discussion of the creative process behind this season’s productions, and the key themes within. Henry V with Dennis Krausnick July 14 & August 4, 5:00PM Hamlet with Kevin Coleman July 21 & August 11, 5:00PM The Comedy of Errors with Tina Packer July 28 & August 18, 5:00PM New Works with Artistic Director Jonathan Croy August 25, 5:00PM Buy Tickets
The Unexpected Man 7:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 25 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Behind the Scenes Tour 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am
Behind the Scenes Tour @ Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Peek around the curtain during a two-hour backstage tour, including on stage, the dressing rooms, armory, costume shop, props shop, and rehearsal studios. Buy Tickets
Red Velvet 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 26 @ 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 26 @ 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Red Velvet 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 27 @ 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Cry Havoc 7:00 pm
Cry Havoc @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm
Cry Havoc @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Special Engagement Cry Havoc by Stephan Wolfert directed by Eric Tucker August 28 & 29 Packer Playhouse Cast: Stephan Wolfert Using Shakespeare’s timeless words, and a few of his own, Shakespeare & Company Training alumnus and US military veteran Stephan Wolfert performs an interactive play that weaves his own experience with some of Shakespeare’s most iconic military figures. A testament to the healing power of art and human resilience, this piece reveals how Shakespeare’s audiences wrestled with the same hopes and fears that occupy our modern lives. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 28 @ 8:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Cry Havoc 2:00 pm
Cry Havoc @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm
Cry Havoc @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
Special Engagement Cry Havoc by Stephan Wolfert directed by Eric Tucker August 28 & 29 Packer Playhouse Cast: Stephan Wolfert Using Shakespeare’s timeless words, and a few of his own, Shakespeare & Company Training alumnus and US military veteran Stephan Wolfert performs an interactive play that weaves his own experience with some of Shakespeare’s most iconic military figures. A testament to the healing power of art and human resilience, this piece reveals how Shakespeare’s audiences wrestled with the same hopes and fears that occupy our modern lives. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Red Velvet 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 29 @ 7:30 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 29 @ 8:30 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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Red Velvet 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 30 @ 2:00 pm
Red Velvet @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
REGIONAL PREMIERE Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti Directed by Daniela Varon August 6 – September 13 Packer Playhouse Cast: Aaron Bartz, Ben Chase, Kelley Curran, Malcolm Ingram, Christianna Nelson, Ravin Patterson, Joe Tapper, John Douglas Thompson An imagined version of true events, Red Velvet is the story of Ira Aldridge, the first African-American actor to play Othello on the English stage in 1833. Fresh from his critically acclaimed performances in Tamburlaine (TFANA) and The Iceman Cometh (BAM), OBIE Award-winning actor John Douglas Thompson stars as Ira Aldridge in this powerful play where lines are blurred between race, friendship, betrayal and art.   Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
Mother of the Maid 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre
Aug 30 @ 3:00 pm
Mother of the Maid @ Bernstein Theatre | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
WORLD PREMIERE Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson Directed by Matthew Penn July 30 – September 6 Bernstein Theatre Cast: Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Jason Asprey, Nigel Gore, Nathaniel Kent, Tina Packer, Bridget Saracino, Anne Troup Penned by the Emmy award-winning writer of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, this powerful and wry comedy follows the tale of Joan of Arc, as seen through the eyes of her mum who is doing her very best to accept the fact that her daughter is different. Parenthood, religion, sexuality and politics all play a role; Tina Packer stars as the Mother of the Maid. Jane Anderson’s Mother of the Maid was originally presented as a staged reading at the Berkshire Playwrights Lab during their 2014 summer season. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
The Unexpected Man 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse
Aug 30 @ 7:30 pm
The Unexpected Man @ Packer Playhouse | Lenox | Massachusetts | United States
The Unexpected Man by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton Directed by Seth Gordon July 18 – September 6 Packer Playhouse Cast: Corinna May, John Woodson A middle-aged man and woman sit opposite each other in a train compartment on a journey from Paris to Frankfurt. He is a world famous author; she, one of his biggest fans, carries his latest novel in her handbag and ponders the dilemma of reading it in front of him. From the creator of Art and God of Carnage, this illuminating drama explores themes of intimacy, celebrity, and second chances. Buy Tickets Buy a Subscription
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