December 16 – December 19, 2021
THE WICKHAMS: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY
by Lauren Gunderson | and Margot Melcon | Directed by Ariel Bock | | Set Design by Patrick Brennan | Lighting Design by Katie Ward | Costume Design by Govane Lohbauer
This holiday season, Shakespeare & Company presents a costumed, staged reading of The Wickhams: Christmas at Pemberley, featuring the many familiar characters of Jane Austen’s...
November 18 – November 21, 2021
THE 33rd FALL FESTIVAL OF SHAKESPEARE
The November 18-21st Fall Festival Tina Packer Playhouse performances will be Live-streamed via CTSB. To ensure the safety of the Fall Festival Participants, Shakespeare & Company...
November 06 – November 06, 2021
IN-PERSON SCREENING OF SPEAK WHAT WE FEEL
Film by Patrick J. Toole | Narrated by Kevin G. Coleman
Celebrate. Support. Inspire. Winner of the Audience Award for Best Documentary Film at the 2021 Berkshire International Film Festival (BIFF) SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6 IN THE TINA PACKER...
October 22 – November 21, 2021
BREAKING DAWN: THE AMERICAN MYTH
Film by The NET | Directed by Peter Andersen | Featuring Sheldon D. Brown and Cloteal L. Horne
Shakespeare & Company, in partnership with The NET presents Breaking Dawn: The American Myth (Film and Audiocasts) FILM This inaugural film features the legacy of cultural...
October 08 – October 31, 2021
by Eugène Ionesco | Translated by Donald M. Allen | Directed by James Warwick | | Featuring Malcolm Ingram and Barbara Sims
"The Chairs deserve to be filled at Shakespeare & Company... Pure delight." -Berkshire Edge An absurdist play of the first order by a master innovator of...
September 10 – October 03, 2021
by debbie tucker green | Directed by Regge Life | | Featuring Ken Cheeseman, Cloteal L. Horne, and Kristin Wold
"'hang' is natural, thoughtful, stunning" -Berkshire Edge "Actors bring intensity to 'hang' that lingers" -Berkshire Eagle "those who enjoy intrigue as well as good theatre should enjoy...
September 01 – September 05, 2021
MEASURE FOR MEASURE: A WORKSHOP PRODUCTION
by William Shakespeare | Directed by Alice Reagan | | Featuring Ariel Bock, Sheldon D. Brown, Nehassaiu deGannes, David Gow, Charls Sedgwick Hall, Rory Hammond, Kristen Moriarty, and Indika Senanayake
SPECIAL WORKSHOP PRODUCTION “The tempter or the tempted, who sins most?” When Angelo is abruptly appointed to rule over a chaotic and debauched city, he restores order...
September 04 – September 12, 2021
BREATH OF LIFE
by David Hare | Film by Mark Farrell | | Featuring Annette Miller and Tina Packer | | Production Manager: Kevin Harvell | | Special Thanks to: Jesse Azevedo, Patrick Brennan, Govane Lohbauer, Katie Ward
SEPTEMBER 11 & 12 Breath of Life is a compelling tale of two women whose lives are interwoven in ways neither of them yet understand. Madeleine...
July 02 – August 28, 2021
By William Shakespeare | Directed by Nicole Ricciardi | Featuring Christopher Lloyd | The New Spruce Theatre
“Nothing will come of nothing, speak again.” —King Lear The once powerful King Lear chooses to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, and so begins...
April 23 – April 23, 2021
Shakespeare's Birthday Bash
Written by Kevin G. Coleman | Filmed by Patrick Toole | Costumes by Govane Lohbauer | Technical Team Devon Drohan and Erika Johnson
"There was a star danced, and under that I was born." —Much Ado About Nothing Celebrate the Bard's birthday with a virtual performance of Shakespeare and...
January 19 – January 19, 2021
ENCORE PRESENTATION: MARTHA MITCHELL CALLING
by Jodi Rothe | Directed by Mark Farrell | Produced by Elizabeth Aspenlieder | Costumes by Govane Lohbauer | Technical support Kevin Harvell
“The men of this administration have forgotten that one person in possession of the truth and willing to talk can bring the whole show to...
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.