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Barrington Stage Company

30 Union St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4528
+1 413-236-8888
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Great theater and music

Whether it's a revival playing at the MainStage, something suitable for their smaller more intimate... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
particularnotfussy
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Lenox, Massachusetts
Best Theatre in the Berkshires

Summer after summer, the Barrington Stage Company present an excellent mix of plays and musicals... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Dalton_Traveller
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Dalton, Massachusetts
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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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30 Union St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4528
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+1 413-236-8888
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"broadway quality"
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"man of la mancha"
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"theatre experience"
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"small theatre"
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"year after year"
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"great theatre"
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"no bad seats"
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Whether it's a revival playing at the MainStage, something suitable for their smaller more intimate venue or fabulous cabaret, Barrington Stage is a favorite of locals as well as tourists. Excellent quality and choice of productions. I had to choose a month I traveled for...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Summer after summer, the Barrington Stage Company present an excellent mix of plays and musicals. The two stages showcase revivals;such as The Pirates of Penzance as well as new works.works such as The Putnam County Spelling Bee. You can not go wrong viewing one of...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

With three venues, th Barrington Stage Company provides something for everyone. The Main Stage provides a venue for a great mixture of classics and world premieres year after year. The St. Germain Stage is an intimate setting for smaller productions, many of which or two...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

saw the illusionist Carl. Theater is easy to book, clean and has great seats available at reasonable prices.

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I'm not a big fan of TA reviews that focus only on the production and not on the venue, so I'll start by saying that the quality of the production we saw – acting, costumes, sets, lighting, and sound – was stellar. This is a...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed Gaslight . Superb production. We enjoyed the Intimate atmosphere. Ticket prices are reasonable.Supports community theatre.

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the opportunity to see an excellent theater performance while on vacation in the Berkshires (Gaslight).

Thank Sheila T
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This local theater group has brought great plays to the Berkshires for several years.I would recommend almost any production they put on.

Thank Charles M
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We have had annual subscriptions for several years. The plays have usually been superb with top notch actors ( the leads often have significant Broadway bios).

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We went to see COMPANY and it was as good as being on Broadway.My advice go see it before it leaves town.We have been to the BSC for other productions they are all done on caliber with Broadway.

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Eat on North has a nice variety of options, including well prepared innovative "comfort foods." Good wine and beer selections, creative cocktails, raw bar. Really good food for all age groups. Can get loud when they have... More
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TAke the bus, easy and cheap. Train goes to wassaic which is about 1 1/2 hrs away.
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I don't think there schedule is out yet. The best thing would be to look on the internet.
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