CARS HOMES JOBS
 

Chita Rivera magnificent in musical version of ‘The Visit’

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
Vibrant, vital and in fabulous voice, Chita Rivera is nothing short of wonderful in Williamstown Theatre Festival's "The Visit."
 
Keke Palmer to be Broadway's 1st black Cinderella
NEW YORK

Keke Palmer to be Broadway's 1st black Cinderella

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014
Keke Palmer will be stepping into the title role in "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" starting Sept. 9 at the Broadway Theatre. She will become the first African-American to play the part on the Great White Way.
 
STOCKBRIDGE, Mass.

Review: Berkshire offers brilliant production of Coward play

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014
Review: Noel Coward’s “Design for Living” is much like his other plays — beautiful people quipping pithily while throwing back copious amounts of alcohol. But the happy surprise with this show is that, unlike some of his other work, it’s honestly quite timeless. All the better, then, that Berkshire Theatre Group decided to bring it back this summer in a lush production well worth the trip.
 
SCHENECTADY

Cirque Eloize returns with high-flying entertainment

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014
Cirque Eloize is back at Proctors this summer, and just like last August, the troupe of Canadian circus artists and dancers are captivating audience with its “iD,” a daring showcase of physical control and strength artfully framed in a gritty urban setting.
 
Fine singing, versatile sets elevate Colony’s ‘Susannah’

Fine singing, versatile sets elevate Colony’s ‘Susannah’

Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014
Carlisle Floyd’s “Susannah” opened Wednesday with strong performances at the Seagle Music Colony.
 
Audience flips for high-flying Australian ensemble

Audience flips for high-flying Australian ensemble

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
The acrobatic adroitness of Circa, now at Jacob's Pillow, ventures well beyond the confines of dance.
 
Bolshoi amazes at SPAC with ‘Don Quixote’
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Bolshoi amazes at SPAC with ‘Don Quixote’

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
People protesting Russian actions in Ukraine lined the entrance of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, but that didn’t stop thousands from taking in the Bolshoi Ballet and Orchestra in its flashy version of “Don Quixote.”
 
Playing Matilda on Broadway is unforgettable
NISKAYUNA

Playing Matilda on Broadway is unforgettable

Monday, July 28, 2014
Niskayuna middle schooler Gabby Pizzolo shares the title role with three other young actresses in "Matilda the Musical" on the Broadway stage.
 
NEW LEBANON

Review: ‘Gutenberg’ silly and irreverant, yet enjoyable

Saturday, July 26, 2014
In “Gutenberg! The Musical!” not only do you have two men playing every role in a musical with a large cast, you have them singing the songs — both male and female — as well.
 
Spread out, settle in for a while and enjoy some Shakespeare
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Spread out, settle in for a while and enjoy some Shakespeare

Thursday, July 24, 2014
The lawn of Saratoga Springs’ Congress Park looks a bit like a beach during the Saratoga Shakespeare Company outdoor production of “Macbeth.”
 
100-year-old Bolshoi Ballet making a stop in Saratoga
SARATOGA SPRINGS

100-year-old Bolshoi Ballet making a stop in Saratoga

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Bolshoi means big. But even bigger, for dance audiences, is the chance to see the famed Bolshoi Ballet at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
 
NEW LEBANON

‘Gutenberg!’ actors tackle 23 parts

Thursday, July 24, 2014
If you want to know a little bit more about the theater world, check out “Gutenberg! The Musical.”
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Fantasy alive with amazing Momix troupe

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Momix Artistic Director Moses Pendleton uses every theatrical technique known and invents even more to create his otherworldly universes. He is also blessed with an incredibly skilled troupe of 11 dancers whose athleticism and physical beauty astound.
 
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass.

‘Living on Love’ delights in language

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The full house had a ball at Sunday’s matinee, and if you can score a ticket, you will as well.
 
Ballet 2014 serves up lively duets by City Ballet dancers

Ballet 2014 serves up lively duets by City Ballet dancers

Friday, July 18, 2014
If you didn’t get enough of New York City Ballet during its all-too-brief week at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, then hightail it to Jacob’s Pillow.
 
 

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