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    Julianne Boyd reflects on a special BSC season

    A season of bounty for Julianne Boyd's company
    11/25/2014 01:07 PM EST
    PITTSFIELD >> Thursday is Thanksgiving Day. As artistic director of Barrington Stage Company, Julianne Boyd has a lot to be thankful for. 
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    Wharton one-acts slated at The Mount
    11/24/2014 02:21 PM EST - LENOX — The Wharton Salon and Pythagoras Theatre Works are bringing two new adaptations of Edith Wharton short stories, "The Long Run" by John Hadden, directed by Andrew Borthwick-Leslie, and "The Rembrandt," adapted and directed by Michael Burnet, to The Mount beginning Wednesday and running through Sunday. Full Story

    Remembering director Mike Nichols
    11/21/2014 03:02 PM EST - NEW YORK >> The last time he was on Broadway, director Mike Nichols was asked what his secret was to getting the best from his actors. Full Story

    Broadway's real magic revealed: Photo exhibit captures theater's true wizards
    11/18/2014 03:09 PM EST - NEW YORK >> The lights of Broadway are bright but they don't shine on everyone. Full Story

    Set serves the play in "Secret Garden"
    11/18/2014 01:38 PM EST - ALBANY, N.Y. >> In theater it's supposed to be a bad thing if you leave a musical whistling the set. Full Story

    Glenn Close takes on Edward Albee on Broadway
    11/17/2014 03:09 PM EST - NEW YORK >> There's a special room in the Golden Theatre on Broadway where Glenn Close can travel back in time. Full Story

    'The River' with Hugh Jackman opens in N.Y.
    11/17/2014 03:09 PM EST - NEW YORK >> Those who find they haven't really a taste for Jez Butterworth's latest, enigmatic play will find a diversion to keep them happy — a cooking demonstration by Hugh Jackman. Full Story

    What's playing on Berkshires stages
    11/17/2014 09:05 AM EST - * The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin's Berkshires-grown Tony Award-winning musical about a group of idiosyncratic underachieving junior high schoolers competing in a spelling bee is back in our region and charming as ever in a production that is every bit as bright, cheerful and smart as the material (Nov. Full Story

    Former TV star's flame still burning at 80
    11/14/2014 03:13 PM EST - NEW YORK >> It is hard to describe the hysteria that was whipped up by the new NBC drama "Dr. Full Story

    'Glee's' Matthew Morrison heading for Broadway
    11/13/2014 12:22 AM EST - NEW YORK >> Mr. Schue is coming back to Broadway. Matthew Morrison, who played choir director Will Schuester for six seasons on "Glee," will star in "Finding Neverland," a musical directed by Diane Paulus that explores the Peter Pan book's back story. Full Story

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    Bette Midler to Ariana Grande: Clean up your act

    The veteran entertainer complains in an interview that young singers rely too much on selling sex instead of talent.