GREAT BARRINGTON -- "QWERTY:Typewriter Plays," a compilation of four new one-act plays by Joan Ackermann that delve into the charms of manual typewriters, opens Saturday evening at Mixed Company, 27 Rosseter St., after previews Thursday and Friday.
The show is scheduled to run through Oct. 27 with performances Thursday through Sunday at 8 p.m.
Ackermann is a directing a cast whose menbers include Thom Whaley, Gilliam Seidl, Larry Zingale, Caroline Fairweather, Deborah Morris, Gray Simons, and Karen Lee.
Among the themes Ackermann explores is communication, the lost art of letter writing, voice and expression.
Ticket information is available at Crystal Essence on Railroad Street or by telephone at (413) 528-2320.