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Sunday, June 17, 2018

Review: "Church & State" at Berkshire Theatre Group by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Jason Odell Williams' "Church & State" a dynamic opening to Berkshire Theatre Group's season.

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Review: "The Royal Family of Broadway" at Barrington Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Barrington Stage's world premiere of William Finn's and Rachel Sheinkin's "The Royal Family of Broadway" has great performances from Will Swenson, Harriet Harr…

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Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 6/13/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 6/13/18. Terrence Mann and Liz Larsen star in "Sweeney Todd" at CT Rep's Nutmeg Summer Series. Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley perform Broadway at Great Barring…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat Extra: 1/2 Price Ticket Program in the Berkshires by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat Extra 6/12/18. There's a half-price ticket discount for several Berkshires arts groups.

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Westfield New Group ArtsBeat 6/6/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 6/6/18. Bernstein musicals and opera at Tanglewood; Rob Ruggiero's 25th Anniversary at TheaterWorks; "Church & State" opens Berkshire Theatre Group season; "Hon…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB. 6/1/18 by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB for 6/1/18. Host Mark G. Auerbach interviews Terrence Mann, Artistic Director of The Nutmeg Summer Series at Connecticut Repertory Theatre, and David M. Lutken,…

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Review: "The Invisible Hand" at TheaterWorks by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of "The Invisible Hand" at Theaterworks in Hartford. A tense, taut thriller about an American banker, kidnapped by a Pakistani group labelled as "terrorists". The…

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 5/30/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 5/30/18. TheaterWorks announces new season, "The Pianist of Willesden Lane" returns to Hartford Stage. Rylan Morsbach stars in "I Am My Own Wife" at The Maj…

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Review: "Love Never Dies" at The Bushnell in Hartford by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review for "Love Never Dies" at The Bushnell. A lush production of a sequel to "Phantom", but it can't surpass the original.

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Review: "A Lesson From Aloes" at Hartford Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Athol Fugard's "A Lesson from Aloes" at Hartford Stage, directed by Darko Tresnjak.

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Friday, May 25, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB. 5/25/18 by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB 5/25/18. Host Mark G. Auerbach interviews Daniel Elihu Kramer, Artistic Director of Chester Theatre, and Graham Rowat, star of "Church and State" at Berkshire T…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Westfield New Group ArtsBeat 5/23/18 by Mark G Auerbach

The Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 5/23/18. TheaterWorks presents "The Invisible Hand"; Barrington Stage premieres "The Royal Family of Broadway". "Love Never Dies" at The Bushnell, and more …

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat Extra: Funding the WMass Creative Economy by Mark G Auerbach

An infusion of federal and state funds to area theatres, among them Barrington Stage, Chester Theatre, and Shakespeare and Company, which must be matched, will fuel the creative economy in W…

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Westfield New Group ArtsBeat 5/16/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 5/16/18. "A Lesson from Aloes" directed by Darko Tresnjak at Hartford Stage; "Disaster" opens Nutmeg Summer Series at CT. Rep, and arts news for WMass and No.CT.

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Westfield New Group ArtsBeat 5/9/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 5/9/18. Patti Cohenour headlines "You Are Here" at Goodspeed's Terris Theatre; new seasons at Sevenars and North Hall. Plus arts news for WMass and N.CT.

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

Review: "The Will Rogers Follies" at Goodspeed by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group Review of "The Will Rogers Follies" at Goodspeed. A star turn by David M. Lutken, dazzling choreography by Kelli Barclay, and Ilona Somogyi's sumptuous costumes make thi…

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 5/2/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 5/2/18: Shakespeare and Company announces casting; Longmeadow Chamber Music Society concert, WAM Theatre's Fresh Takes Series, and other arts news for WMass and…

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 4/18/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 4/18/18. Berkshire Theatre Group casting, “Moulin Rouge” and “Jagged Little Pill” Boston Premieres, Springfield Symphony Verdi Requiem, Highline Voc…

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Sunday, April 15, 2018

Review: "The Age of Innocence" at Hartford Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Hartford Stage's "The Age of Innocence", Edith Wharton's story adapted for the stage by Douglas McGrath. It's "one of the most visually exciting Hartford Stage…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 4/11/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 4/11/18. The Capitol Steps return to Northampton, David Sedaris at The Colonial in Pittsfield, The Texas Tenors come to Symphony Hall, "Guys and Dolls" at t…

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 4/4/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 4/4/18. Hartford Stage, WAM Theatre, and Barrington Stage's cabaret announce upcoming seasons and arts news for WMass and No. CT.

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 3/28/18 by Mark G Auerbach

The Westfield News Group ArtsBeat or 3/28/18. Hamilton headlines the upcoming Bushnell Broadway series in Hartford. The Age of Innocence premieres at Hartford Stage. The Revisionist plays Pl…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Review: "The Legend of Georgia McBride" at TheaterWorks/Hartford by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of TheaterWorks' "The Legend of Georgia McBride". A laugh-filled over-the-top story of an Elvis impersonator who turns to drag to make a buck.

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

The Westfield News Show on 89.5fm/WSKB: Profile of Berkshire Theatre Group by Mark G Auerbach

Mark G. Auerbach chats with Berkshire Theatre Group CEO Kate Maguire, and directors Travis Daly and Daisy Walker. Berkshire Theatre Group celebrates its 90th season this year.

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 3/21/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 3/21/18. “The Will Roger Follies” opens Goodspeed’s season, plus news about Hartford Symphony, Berkshire Theatre Group, Silverthorne, CT. Repertory Th…

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ArtsBeat Radio 89.5fm/WSKB for 3/21/18 by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB for March 21. Host Mark G. Auerbach talks with Eric Ort, assistant director of Theaterworks upcoming The Legend of Georgia McBride; .Jeanne Yocum, author of The…

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 3/14/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 3/14/18. "The Legend of Georgia McBride" opens at TheaterWorks. "Air Play" visits the UMass Fine Arts Center, and other arts news for WMass and No.CT.

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat Extra for 3/9/18: Darko Tresnjak to Leave Hartford Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Darko Tresnjak to Leave Hartford Stage at the end of next season..

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 2/28/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 2/28/18. News about Goodspeed Musicals, Hartford Stage, Barrington Stage, CT Repertory Theatre's Nutmeg Summer Series, WAM and more.

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Saturday, February 24, 2018

Review: "Murder on the Orient Express" at Hartford Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Ken Ludwig's adaptation of Agatha Christie's classic whodunnit, given a deluxe production at Hartford Stage

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat: Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Season by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat Extra: Berkshire Theatre Group announces its 90th season.

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