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Tony Simotes finally talks about why he left Shakespeare & Company

Putting the rumors to rest
Commentary by Larry Murray

After Tony Simotes left Shakespeare & Company last November, a stone wall descended as to the reasons why. 573 more words


Tony Simotes joins Berkshire Theatre Group as Managing Director "to continue the work I started here"

Simotes to become Managing Director of Berkshire Theatre Group
by Larry Murray

In news that is as surprising as welcome, Tony Simotes has decided to stay in the Berkshires and apply his numerous talents to the growth of the Berkshire Theatre Group (BTG). 1,259 more words


BERKSHIRES: Fifth Edition of Made in the Berkshires (2015) now open to submissions

As with everything, home-made is always better. But you have to let the rest of the world know that and give them a chance to sample what our talented residents have to offer. 610 more words


Tony Simotes to direct "When the Sky Falls" at Unicorn in March

Playwright Yvette “Jamuna” Sirker, MFA, collaborates with renowned director Tony Simotes, former artistic director of Shakespeare and Company, on a staged reading of Ms. Sirker’s play based on her own experience of living through Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans on Friday the 13th of March, 2015. 945 more words


21 Events plus Fireworks for the Fourth Annual 10x10 Upstreet Arts Festival

Biggest and Best 10×10 Fest Ever With Fireworks Downtown

The City of Pittsfield’s Upstreet Cultural District has a sure cure for cabin fever this February: the fourth annual 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival featuring a lively array of music, art, theatre, dance, comedy, film, fashion, magic, a bonfire and fireworks and more from February 12-22, 2015 in the hub of the Berkshires of western Massachusetts. 2,540 more words


Auditions set for Berkshire Theatre Group's 10th Annual Children's Theatre show

Berkshire Theatre Group has scheduled auditions this month for their 10th Annual Children’s Theatre Production. Artistic Director/CEO, Kate Maguire made the announcement. The show’s title will be announced at a later date. 608 more words


Ten indelible moments of theatre magic in the Berkshires in 2015

Ten moments that made my year
by Larry Murray and Gail Burns

End of the year, time to reminisce. Gail Burns and I considered the state of health and energy of theatre in this… 1,190 more words