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NINA SIMONE

American singer, songwriter, musical arranger and civil rights activist Dramaturgical Research by Elaine Stoughton Cox Eunice Kathleen Waymon (February 21, 1933–April 21, 2003), known professionally as Nina Simone, was an … Read On

Bringing Theater Back To Life

Three months into Broadway’s shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic, Michael Paulson, a theater reporter for The New York Times, got a call from a theater in western Massachusetts — … Read On

Live Theater Makes Comeback Amid Pandemic

Massachusetts theater group attempts its first live musical since pandemic began Actors return to the stage for a socially distanced production of “Godspell.” It’s a different kind of experimental theater … Read On

History and Impact of “Godspell”

Berkshire Theatre Group is proud to present the first musical in the nation to receive Actors’ Equity Association, municipal, and state approval: Godspell. Originally conceived in 1970 by John-Michael Tebelak … Read On

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In a Boston Globe article by Don Aucoin on Covid‑19, Artistic Director Kate Maguire said:
"Out of need will come the way. Once the pandemic ebbs, whenever that is, there will be an incredible need to gather again." The theatre has existed from the time of the Greeks. We will go on.
🌟COMING SOON 🌟
The Linda Ronstadt Experience with American Idol star TRISTAN MCINTOSH • 11/6 at 7:30pm! Ticket 🎟 link in bio! 

Repost from @trismcintosh 
📸: @visualsbyvg 

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Reelin’ in the Years celebrates the timeless music of Steely Dan! Based in Woodstock, NY, Reelin’ has sold out all of the major venues they have performed in for the last few years. Don’t miss your chance to see this legendary group of musicians live in concert, 10/22! 
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#intheberkshires #livemusic #BTG2021 #steelydan
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Berkshire Blues & Brews • 10/2. BTG presents a special evening of local and regional blues and brews at The Colonial Theatre! Headlining the night is ROOMFUL OF BLUES 🎶
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Lauren Ridloff, Tony nominee for BTG’s Children of a Lesser God, is now part of the Marvel universe! Congratulations, you have always been a super hero! ❤️
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Repost from @laurenridloff 
My closeup✨
Interview: @nytimes by Sarah Bahr @smbahr14 
Photographer: @amyharrity 
Stylist: @jasonrembert 
Hair: @vernonfrancois 
Makeup: @autumnmoultriebeauty 
Wearing: @prada
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We are celebrating National Arts in Education Week! 🍎📚 We are proud to serve thousands of children in our community through our education programs.

BTG PLAYS! has returned with our 2021-2022 Touring Show, Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark 🦖
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We remember and honor the memories of all of those who lost their lives, and for those who gave their lives.
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Happy first week of rehearsal to 
SHIRLEY VALENTINE! 🇬🇷🏖 Corinna May will brilliantly perform this hilarious, heartfelt one-woman show this October! 
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#BTG2021 #intheberkshires #greece #greek #willyrussell #theatre #stockbridgema
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In observance of Labor Day, our offices today will be closed. We wish you a Happy Labor Day! Thank you for your support this summer, we look forward to seeing at our upcoming fall shows!  Stay safe! 🇺🇸
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⭐️BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, October 23! ⭐️
BonJourneyNY is a unique tribute band that blends the music of Bon Jovi and Journey. Sing along to your favorite hits! 
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#intheberkshires #BTG2021 #pittsfieldma #pittsfield #bonjourney
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Lez Zeppelin is back, 10/8 at the Colonial! Ramble on and get those sweet, sweet tickets before they’re gone! 🎸🤘
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#linkinbio #lezzeppelin #rock #ledzeppelin #intheberkshires #pittsfieldma
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It’s been 5 years since “Constellations”, and now Kate Baldwin & Graham Rowat are returning to the stage.. this time under the tent, for an amazing concert! We can’t wait to hear this talented duo!! 🤩🌟
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#BTG2021 #intheberkshires #pittsfieldma #broadway #theatre #broadwayfavorites #katebaldwin #grahamrowat
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NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN continues until September 5! Critics and audiences alike have been raving over this powerful musical. This is MUST-SEE theatre. 
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#intheberkshires #BTG2021 #ninasimone #stockbridgema #theatre #musicaltheatre
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Are you reelin’ in the years? Stowin’ away the time? (It’s stuck in your head now, isn’t it?) 😉🕰

Celebrate the timeless music of Steely Dan with band Reelin’ In the Years, coming soon in October! 
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#livemusic #intheberkshires #BTG2021 #steelydan #steelydanfans #music
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What Makes You Beautiful by the Wizard of Oz Cast. BTG is bringing it back to 2012. We 💚and miss these kids already! 

Video credits: @wachupara
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