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Barrington Stage's 10X10 New Play Festival gets under way

02/11/2015 11:17 AM EST
PITTSFIELD >> Barrington Stage Company's 10X10 New Play Festival — the centerpiece of the BSC/City of Pittsfield 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival — is back for its fourth consecutive year. 
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Kyra Sedgwick, Audra McDonald among actors to appear at Williamstown Theatre Festival
02/11/2015 10:47 AM EST - WILLIAMSTOWN - Let the adventure begin, says Williamstown Theatre Festival's new artistic director, Mandy Greenfield. Full Story

'Hee Haw" musical bowing at Dallas Theater Center
02/06/2015 12:41 PM EST - NEW YORK >> Get ready for a familiar mix of gentle, cornball jokes and country music when a stage version of "Hee Haw" lands in Texas this fall. Full Story

George Tskei's personal, heartfelt musical heading for Broadway
02/05/2015 03:50 PM EST - NEW YORK >> George Takei is next boldly going somewhere special — to Broadway. Full Story

Town Players of Pittsfield slates auditions
02/03/2015 10:58 AM EST - PITTSFIElD >> Town Players of Pittsfield announces auditions for a staged reading of "Southern Exposure" by Valerie Kavanaugh, 6-8 p. Full Story

Country music star Jennifer Nettles lands on Broadway
02/03/2015 10:57 AM EST - NEW YORK >> Country music star Jennifer Nettles finds herself in an unusual place for an artist with a twang — Broadway. Full Story

Playwriting prize established in memory of Philip Seymour Hoffman
01/30/2015 04:00 PM EST - NEW YORK >> A new theater prize inspired by Philip Seymour Hoffman has been launched, seeking play submissions that "exhibit fearlessness. Full Story

Berkshire Stages
01/30/2015 10:50 AM EST - A digest of what's playing at theaters in and around the Berkshires based upon reviews by Berkshire Eagle theater critic Jeffrey Borak. Full Story

A new play shines at Hubbard Hall
01/28/2015 04:04 PM EST - CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. — Begun in 2006 as temporary traveling display of personal items symbolic of broken relationships, the Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb, Croatia became a permanent institution in 2010. Full Story

Rough sailing for new play at Capital Repertory Theatre
01/28/2015 04:04 PM EST - ALBANY, N.Y. >> The setting for Sherry Kramer's sincere but untidy and terribly muddled comedy, "How Water Behaves" — which is having its world premiere at Capital Repertory Theatre — is an old Victorian in a city, so the program says, very much like Troy, N. Full Story

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Fog machine in art installation prompts false fire alarms

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Where there's smoke, there's fire. But fog signals art, as Pittsburgh firefighters are quickly learning. Full Story