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Thoughts speak louder than words in 'The Unexpected Man'

07/29/2015 08:18 PM EDT
LENOX >> Strangers on a train. He is in his mid-60s. A novelist. "Bitter," he says at the opening of Yasmina Reza's "The Unexpected Man. 
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Thoughtful new musical opens at Barrington Stage
07/28/2015 03:00 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD >> For the deceased, death brings an end to suffering and pain. Full Story

'Paradise Blue' Review: First-rate cast makes music at Williamstown Theatre Festival
07/28/2015 06:23 AM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN — Blue, the jazz trumpeter who stands at the center of Dominique Morisseau's "Paradise Blue" — a problematic play that is, nonetheless, receiving an evocative, richly conceived and acted production at Williamstown Theatre Festival — is a haunted man. Full Story

Teen suicide's story is compelling on stage
07/27/2015 02:18 PM EDT - NEW YORK >> During a recent interview in an empty midtown theater, James Lecesne is heckled — by his phone. Full Story

On Stage
07/27/2015 11:07 AM EDT - 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

'The Unexpected Man' arrives at Shakespeare & Company
07/24/2015 07:59 AM EDT - LENOX — Strangers on a train from paris to Frankfurt; two of them. he is a celebrated author. Full Story

Review: "Cabaret" in fits and starts at Oldcastle
07/24/2015 07:56 AM EDT - BENNINGTON, VT. — John Kander and Fred Ebb's "Cabaret" has opened at Oldcastle Theatre Company in a fitful production that is stronger and more persuasive in its musical numbers than it is in its dramatic scenes. Full Story

On Stage
07/23/2015 09:27 AM EDT - 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

Berkshire Stages
07/22/2015 02:13 PM EDT - 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

Review: A teen reaches for connections in new play at BTG's Unicorn
07/23/2015 07:40 AM EDT - STOCKBRIDGE — "The mass of men live lives of quiet desperation," Henry David Thoreau wrote in "Walden. Full Story

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Judge to consider fate of convent Katy Perry wants to buy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge is scheduled to hear arguments Thursday about whether the Catholic archbishop of Los Angeles can sell a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood to pop singer Katy Perry. Full Story
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Is Ben Affleck dating kids' nanny?

The actor's reps deny a report that he started to get close with his kids' 28-year-old nanny during his separation from Jennifer Garner.