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Barrington Stage Company

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Address: 30 Union St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4528
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Barrington Stage Company (BSC) is a professional award-winning Equity...

Barrington Stage Company (BSC) is a professional award-winning Equity theatre presenting top-notch musicals, masterful classics, thought-provoking new work, cabarets and youth theater on four stages from May through October as well as a New Play Festival in February. Co-founded in 1995 by Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, BSC is perhaps best known for premiering William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin’s Tony Award-winning musical "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" and was voted Best Theatre by "The Berkshire Eagle" readers in 2011 and 2012. BSC welcomes groups and offers senior and youth discounts.

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I've seen three shows here. All of them were first-rate. The first time was a real surprise, even though I went because the NY Times had given the show a terrific review. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've seen three shows here. All of them were first-rate. The first time was a real surprise, even though I went because the NY Times had given the show a terrific review. The quality of the performances, the costumes, the singing voices, and so on is very high.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each winter starts w/going to the 10 plays in 10 minutes. Then throughout the rest of the yr, we go to 1-2-3 additional plays, The plays are well executed and affordable. So go all ready.

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

We've attended quite a few play, some we liked, others we did not. However, the acting was uniformly good.

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Massapequa, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We always try to see shows every summer. Barrington Theater has so much to offer to everyone. Some of the shows have even made it down to New York! You just never know....Great entertainment for a fraction of Broadway....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went to see "Camping with Henry & Tom" at Barrington while on vacation in the area. For a local theater, this place does an amazing job. The acting was top-notch, and the staging excellent. We were thoroughly entertained. Nice job, Barrington!

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Just saw Camping with Henry and Tom, on the main stage - outstanding performance about an outing with Henry Ford, Thomas Edison and President Warren Harding - somewhat based on a real situation. VERY TIMELY for today's politics in the US!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We took our son with us to see Tribes & the play was a big hit with all of us. Thought-provoking, humorous with lots of moving moments. Excellent acting by the whole cast, but especially the girlfriend who spun through difficult transitions between hearing & near-deafness & translating with ease. You can get $10.00 off the already reasonable ticket price... More 

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Have yet to attend a performance that did not measure up to Broadway standards. Great staging. New plays well produced and acted.

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Hackensack, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent production of a play about hearing disabled and affect on relations. Some humor interspersed, but basically serious treatment.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Fabulous theater! Superb acting,directing! New plays, revivals Excellent Theater Variety of events from plays to solo performers.

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