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LENOX, Mass.

Durang’s farce both moving and hilarious

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
In “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” Christopher Durang’s Tony-award winning play running at Shakespeare & Company, you see another side of Durang: He’s finally grown up.
 

Barrington’s ‘Dancing Lessons’ is stale story

Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014
Barrington Stage’s world premiere of Mark St. Germain’s new play “Dancing Lessons” can't be saved by the fine performance of its lead actor.
 

A hit or miss offering by Brazilian hip-hop troupe

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014
Hip-hop is a solo art. Thus, it takes effort, a lot of effort, to transform a crew of house and break dancers into a cohesive ensemble.
 

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."
 
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.
 
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.”
 
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.
 
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.
 
Ballet's opening night focused on Balanchine
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Ballet's opening night focused on Balanchine

Tuesday, July 8, 2014
The New York City Ballet’s opening night at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center sparkled in a celebration of its founder, George Balanchine.
 
Shakespeare & Company play is an absolute dream

Shakespeare & Company play is an absolute dream

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
For a theater company doing Shakespeare right — absolutely right — look no further than Shakespeare and Company in Lenox and their current production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Graham company proves great art is timeless

Friday, June 13, 2014
88-year-old Martha Graham Dance company offers impassioned performance at SPAC
 
ALBANY

‘Bent’ eyes Holocaust as it affected gays

Sunday, June 8, 2014
It’s June, LGBT Pride Month, an apt occasion to see Confetti Stage’s well-done production of “Bent,” Martin Sherman’s 1979 play about the gay community swallowed up in the Holocaust.
 
 

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