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Once wired for war, actor Stephen Wolfert has been rewired for the stage in "Cry 'Havoc!'"

LENOX >> Stephan Wolfert's life changed in the most unlikely way in the most unlikely place — witnessing a live performance of William Shakespeare's "Richard III" in a theater in a Montana town of about... read more

Shakespeare & Company Presents Sotto Voce By Nilo Cruz

Performances Run August 18 through September 11, 2016 "Exquisite...dreamlike...the poetry of Cruz's writing is what those who love his work cite most often about his style, and Sotto Voce has that." - Miami Herald (Lenox, MA) –... read more

Boston Globe Review: She's got a play to write, but the plot keeps thickening

LENOX — Even granting that productivity-sapping distractions are an occupational hazard for any writer, Aphra Behn certainly has her hands full in “Or,” a clever and beguiling comedy by Liz Duffy Adams at Shakespeare &... read more

ATU Review: 'Or,' a witty romp in Lenox

Rich with pleasures theatrical, linguistic, philosophical and comedic, Liz Duffy Adams' play "Or," at Shakespeare & Company is a witty romp inspired by the life of Aphra Behn, who in the 1660s became the first... read more

Or, is a 17th Century version of a British sex comedy

Aphra Behn is considered to be the first professional woman playwright, having been paid for her first play The Forc’d Marriage in 1670. Her plays, novels and poems were criticized for having too many references... read more

Shakespeare & Company Presents The Two Gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare

Performances Run August 4 through September 4, 2016 (Lenox, MA) - Shakespeare & Company presents The Two Gentlemen of Verona, beginning Thursday August 4th. Written by William Shakespeare, and directed by Co-Artistic Director Jonathan Croy,... read more

Edge Review: Emperor of the Moon

If you like to laugh, long, hard and hearty as I do, there is no better place to do it than in the Rose Footprint Tent on the property of Shakespeare and Company in Lenox,... read more

Review: Superb, reimagined ‘The Merchant of Venice’ at Shake & Co.

William Shakespeare was a master at the mismatched lovers plot. He proved it again and again in his comedies and his tragedies. In the light-hearted “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” all of the characters end up... read more


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.