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September 14 – October 08, 2017
God of Carnage
by Yasmina Reza | Translated by Christopher Hampton | Directed by Regge Life | Featuring Elizabeth Aspenlieder, Allyn Burrows, Jonathan Croy, and Kristin Wold
“Never underestimate the pleasure of watching really good actors behaving terribly...” —The New York Times This Tony and Olivier Award-winning New York smash hit by the...
August 17 – September 10, 2017
The Wharton Comedies
Adapted by Dennis Krausnick | Directed by Normi Noel | Featuring David Joseph, Corinna May, and Diane Prusha
“...as sharp cut as a diamond and as hard of surface.”—New York Review of Books ”Forty years ago R. W. B. Lewis won the Pulitzer Prize...
August 10 – September 03, 2017
by William Shakespeare | Directed by Allyn Burrows | Featuring Nigel Gore and Jason Asprey
“Be not afeard, the isle is full of noises...” —Act 3, Scene 2 Likely the Bard’s final piece that he penned alone, The Tempest sets the...
July 20 – August 13, 2017
by Lynn Nottage | Directed by Daniela Varon | Featuring Nehassaiu deGannes and Christianna Nelson
“Lynn Nottage...a rare, vital, important theatrical voice...” —The New York Times The first female playwright to win the Pulitzer Prize twice, Lynn Nottage explores the strength...
July 11 – August 19, 2017
A Midsummer Night's Dream
by William Shakespeare | Directed by Jonathan Croy
“The course of true love never did run smooth.” ― Act 1 Scene 1 Four lovers lost in the woods and a group of rude mechanicals...
July 04 – August 06, 2017
by William Shakespeare | Directed by Tina Packer | Featuring Jonathan Epstein and Tamara Hickey
A rarely performed story of intrigue and deception in the face of steely resolve, Cymbeline bears the wondrous language of the seasoned playwright through wild...
May 25 – July 16, 2017
by Amy Herzog | Directed by Nicole Ricciardi | Featuring Annette Miller
“A funny, moving, altogether wonderful drama. . . A heartening reminder that a keen focus on life’s small moments can pay off in a big...
February 18 – February 19, 2017
Lovers' Spat - Shakespeare's Famous Couple's Encounters
Directed by Allyn Burrows
Come revel in the complexities of love as we present readings of scenes from Shakespeare's famous couples loving, fighting, scheming & wooing. The very funny...
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Visiting Artist Productions
March 30 – April 09, 2017
Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight
by Lauren Gunderson | Directed by Kristen van Ginhoven | Presented by WAM Theatre
A SPECIAL LIMITED RUN REMOUNT OF THIS 2013 WAM Theatre HIT FEATURING ORIGINAL CAST! Emilie du Chatelet is best known for her fifteen-year liaison with Voltaire...
Shakespeare & Company is a professional live theatre company in the heart of the Berkshires, presenting a vibrant summer performance season featuring the works of Shakespeare in repertory with classic and contemporary plays. The Company offers one of the most extensive actor training programs by a regional theatre in the country, and is also home to an award-winning and nationally recognized theatre-in-education program.