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Friday, August 17, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB 8/17/18: Guests: Meredith Atkinson and Elizabeth Aspenlieder by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WASKB for 8/171/8. Mark G. Auerbach interviews Meredith Atkinson from West Hartford's Playhouse on Park and Elizabeth Aspenlieder from Shakespeare and Company.

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 8/15/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 8/15/18. Ten shows you can’t miss this fall, "Mothers and Sons" at Shakespeare & Company, and arts news for WMass and No.CT. https://thewestfieldnews.com/arts…

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Saturday, August 11, 2018

Review: "The Aliens" at Chester Theatre by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Annie Baker's The Aliens at Chester Theatre. Set in a small New England town like Baker's native Amherst, MA, "The Aliens" offers three primer performances by …

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 8/8/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 8/8/18. "As You Like It" and "Heisenberg" at Shakespeare & Company, "Aliens" at Chester, The Capitol Steps in Lenox and arts news for WMass and No. CT.

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Review: "West Side Story" at Barrington Stage by Mark G Auerbach and Benjamin Jacek

Westfield News Group Review: "West Side Story" at Barrington Stage, in celebration of the centennials of Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins. Dynamic choreography by Robert LaFosse. .

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Monday, August 6, 2018

Review: The Petrified Forest at Berkshire Theatre Group by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of "The Petrified Forest" at Berkshire Theatre Group. On the road to nowhere, a group of the disillusioned and dreamers converge at a roadside cafe. Superb produc…

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Friday, August 3, 2018

Review: "The Lion King" at The Bushnell in Hartford by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review: "The Lion King" roars at The Bushnell in Hartford. It's an exquisite feast for the eyes and the ears.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 8/1/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 8/1/18. The Petrified Forest plays Berkshire Theatre Group, West Side Story dances at Barrington Stage, The Lincoln Family Album at Chesterwood and arts new…

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Friday, July 27, 2018

Review "Hand to God" at TheaterWorks by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Robert Askins' Broadway hit "Hand to God" at TheaterWorks. "an hilarious finale to a very satisfying TheaterWorks season. Artistic Director Rob Ruggiero and co…

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 7/25/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 7/25/18. Goodspeed musicalizes Cyrano de Bergerac; Berkshire Theatre Group's Tarzan swings into Pittsfield; The Chinese Lady at Barrington Stage and other a…

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Sunday, July 22, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB July '18: Berkshire Theatre Group Special by Mark G Auerbach and Patrick Berry

Westfield News Show and ArtsBeat Radio salute the 90th anniversary of Berkshire Theatre Group on 89.5fm/WSKB. Hosts Patrick Berry and Mark G. Auerbach interview the actors, directors, and ad…

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Review: "Oliver!" at Goodspeed by Mark G Auerbach

Rob Ruggiero's staging brings a classic back to life at Goodspeed Musicals, now presenting Lionel Bart's Oliver!

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Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 7/18/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 7/18/18. "The Fabulous Lipitones" in Pittsfield, "Creditors" at Shakespeare and Company, and arts news for WMass and No. CT.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 7/11/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 7/11/18. "The Lion King" returns to Hartford's Bushnell. "Hand to God" next at Theaterworks. Steven Schoenberg performs in New Salem, and other arts news for WM…

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Review: "Hair" at Berkshire Theatre Group by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review: Berkshire Theatre Group's "Hair". The bold, daring, groovy, “make love not war” musical that introduced Broadway to the rock idiom, is getting a high-octane …

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Saturday, July 7, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB 7/6/18: Guest: Rob Ruggiero by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio 89.5fm/WSKB 7.6.16. Mark G Auerbach interviews Rob Ruggiero, Artistic Director of TheaterWorks, who's directing "Oliver" at Goodspeed Musicals, "Gypsy" at The Muny, and "Evita…

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Friday, July 6, 2018

Review: "Disgraced" at Chester Theatre by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of "Disgraced" at Chester Theatre, directed by WAM's Kristen Van Ginhoven. Chester Theatre brings this Pulitzer Prize winner to the stage, Disgraced is a dynamic…

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Westfield New Group ArtsBeat 7/4/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 7/4/18: "A Doll's House, Part 2" at Barrington Stage, "Macbeth" an "Love's Labors Lost" at Shakespeare & Company, "Jesus Christ Superstar" at CT Rep, and arts n…

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Review: "Coming Back Like A Song!" at Berkshire Theatre Group by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of "Coming Back Like A Song!" world premiere at Berkshire Theatre Group. Lee Kalcheim's play with music about a Christmas Eve gathering with Irving Berlin, Harold…

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Friday, June 29, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB 6/29/18: Guest: Kristen Van Ginhoven by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB. Mark G. Auerbach interviews Kristen van Ginhoven, WAM Theatre co-founder, who's directing "Disgraced" at Chester Theatre. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-QpRy…

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 6/28/18 by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat 6/28/18. "Coming Back Like A Song" premieres at Berkshire Theatre Group. "Oliver!" plays Goodspeed Musicals, and Alan Cumming, James Taylor, and Doc Severinsen …

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Sunday, June 24, 2018

Review: "The Cake" at Barrington Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of Bekah Brunstetter's wonderful new play "The Cake" at Barrington Stage. Debra Jo Rupp stars as a baker, who is conflicted about baking a wedding cake for a lesb…

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Review: "Sweeney Todd" at CT Repertory Theatre by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group Review: "Sweeney Todd" at CT Repertory Theatre's Nutmeg Summer Series. Terrence Mann and Liz Larsen co-star in a superb production of the Sondheim masterpiece. https://t…

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Friday, June 22, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB. 6/22/18 by Mark G Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB for 6/22/18. Mark G. Auerbach interviews actor/director Eric Hill, formerly o StageWest, CT. Repertory Theatre, and Brandeis, now with Berkshire Theatre Group.

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Review "On Your Feet!" at The Bushnell, Hartford, CT by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group review of On Your Feet!, the Emilio and Gloria Estefan Broadway musical at The Bushnell. It sizzles!

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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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