Pittsfield: VOICES theater workshop brings Melville’s characters to life

Tuesday September 25, 2012

"Call Me Melville" has announced a special performance by VOICES Theater Company. "Acting up with Melville’s Characters!," a theater workshop, will take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, in the auditorium of the Berkshire Athenaeum.

"Acting up with Melville’s Characters" is for children of all ages as VOICES Theater Company takes the audience on a trip through Melville’s greatest works.

Two VOICES Theater Company actors will be dressed in costumes inspired by Melville’s most prominent characters and will be doing a reading from a children’s version of Melville’s stories, and finish up with theater games including a special "Moby Dick" inspired treasure hunt.

Children under 10 must be accompanied at all times by an adult over 18 years of age.

This free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.


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