Trumpeter, composer, arranger, and author Eddie Allen is one of the most versatile musicians on the New York scene, playing everything from big bands to ensembles to R&B/Pop to Latin to symphonic to Broadway. In this concert sponsored by Berkshires Jazz, his septet plays his original arrangements of favorites from his well-received recording, Jazzy Brass for the Holidays. The ensemble features two trumpets, a trombone, and a French horn, plus the rhythm section.
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.