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Friday, February 14, 2020

ArtsBeat Radio/TV Valentine's Day Edition by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio/TV Valentine's Day Edition. Actors, directors, musicians, teachers and spouses James Barry and Tara Franklin, seen frequently at Berkshire Theatre Group and now Chester Theatr…

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

SWestfield News ArtsBeat 2/13/20. Review of TheaterWorks "The Lifespan of A Fact" plus arts news by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 2/13/20. A review of "The Lifespan of a Fact" at Hartford's TheaterWorks. Previews: "Pride and Prejudice" at Playhouse on Park, an Elvis tribute at Goodspeed, and art…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Review: The Lifespan of a Fact at TheaterWorks/Hartford by Mark G. Auerbach

Today on Pioneer Valley Radio’s Brad Shepard Today, my review of TheaterWorks’ new production of The Lifespan of A Fact which walks the fine line between comedy and drama,. The end resul…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Westfield News ArtsBeat 2/5/20 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 2/5/20. "Jane Eyre" opens at Hartford Stage; "The Lifespan of a Fact" at TheaterWorks/Hartford, and the Springfield Symphony Orchestra presents "Love on Broadway". An…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

ArtsBeat Radio/TV 1/31/20: Elizabeth Williamson of Hartford Stage by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio/TV 1/31/20. Mark G. Auerbach chats with Hartford Stage’s Associate Artistic Director Elizabeth Williamson, who is adapting and directing the literary classic “Jane Eyre”…

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/29/20 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/29/20. Pick hits for February inclhuding "Jane Eyre" at Hartford Stage, The Tap Pack at UCONN/Jorgensen, "Love on Broadway" at Symphony Hall and more in WMass and N…

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Friday, January 24, 2020

ArtsBeat Radio/TV: TheaterWorks/Hartford by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radi/TV 1/24/20. From the new lobby at Hartford's TheaterWorks, Mark G. Auerbach chats with the director and cast of the upcoming production "The Lifespan of a Fact". L-R. Director …

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/21/20 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat: 1/21/20. A review of "Pike Street" at Hartford Stage.and arts news from WMass and No.CT.

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Friday, January 17, 2020

ArtsBeat Radio/TV 1/20/20: TheaterWorks/Hartford by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio/TV 1/20/20. Part one of a two-part special from TheaterWorks in Hartford, as they rehearse their next production,"The Lifespan of a Fact". Mark G. Auerbach interviews line pro…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Review: "Anastasia" at The Bushnell by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News review of "Anastasia" which returned to Hartford after it had premiered at Hartford Stage and moved triumphantly to Broadway. https://thewestfieldnews.com/review-anastasia-ret…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/15/20. by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/15/20. Barrington Stage's 10x10 New Play Festival, Shakespeare & Company's Winter Play Reading Festival, and other arts news for WMass and No.CT.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

ArtsBeat Radio/TV: Goodspeed Musicals by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio/TV 1/10/20. Mark G. Auerbach chats with Elisa Hale from Goodspeed Musicals, who are about to present their 15th Festival of New Musicals. Elisa also previews the 2020 season. …

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/8/20 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/8/20. Nilaja Sun's "Pike Street" at Hartford Stage; Goodspeed's 15th Festival of New Musicals. "Anastasia" returns to Hartford, site of its world premiere, and arts…

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Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/1/20. January Arts Picks by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 1/1/20. January Arts Picks, from "Anastasia" at The Bushnell to "The Lifespan of a Fact" at TheaterWorks. The Springfield Symphony celebrates Beethoven's 250th with f…

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Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Westfield News ArtsBeat 12/25/19: 2019 in Review by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 12/25/19. 2019 in Rev iew: Remarkable plays, productions, and performances this year in WMass and No.CT.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

ArtsBeat Radio/TV Meets Hartford Stage's New Leadership by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio TV 12/20/19. Part Two of our visit to Hartford Stage. Mark G. Auerbach and Patrick Berry chat with new Artistic Director Melia Bensussen and Managing Director Cynthia Rider.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Westfield News ArtsBeat 12/18/19 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 12/18/19. "Tenderly: the Rosemary Clooney Musical" is headed to Playhouse on Pasrk; Abany Berkshire Ballet's "The Nutcracker" in Springfield, and other arts news for …

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Friday, December 13, 2019

ArtsBeat Radio/TV at Hartford Stage's "A Christmas Carol" by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio/TV travels to Hartford Stage to chat with members of "A Christmas Carol". Co-hosts Mark G. Auerbach and Patrick Berry meet director Rachel Alderman, John-Andrew Morrison, who …

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Review: Home for the Holidays. Majestic Theater, West Springfield, MA by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat reporter Mark G. Auerbach's Pioneer Valley Radio review of The Majestic Theater's annual "Home For The Holidays", where company members sing popular holiday songs, both classical an…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Westfield News ArtsBeat 12/11/19 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 12/11/19. Reviews of "Christmas on The Rocks" at TheaterWorks and "Santaland Diaries" at Playhouse on Park. Plus "Anyone Can Whistle" at Hartt, and arts news from WMa…

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

ArtsBeat Theatre Reviews: Hartford Holiday Theatre Shows by Mark G. Auerbach

Two ArtsBeat theatre reviews on Pioneer Valley Radio. "Christmas on The Rocks" at TheaterWorks and "Santaland Diaries" at Playhouse on Park. Segment starts at 2:57. 

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Friday, December 6, 2019

ArtsBeat Radio/TV: Berkshire Theatre Group "A Christmas Carol" by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio/TV 12/6/19. Mark G. Auerbach and Patrick Berry chat with Berkshire Theatre Group's Eric Hill, adapter and "Scrooge" in "A Christmas Carol" and the production's director, Travi…

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Westfield News ArtsBeat 11/27/19 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat 11/27/19. December Pick Performances in WMass and No.CT.

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

ArtsBeat Radio 89.5fm/WSKB by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat Radio on 89.5fm/WSKB. Mark G. Auerbach interviews Brian Lapis from "The Big Broadcast!", Matthew Pugliese from the Nutmeg Summer Series at Connecticut Repertory Theatre, and Darron …

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 12/20/17 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 12/20/17. The best theatre performances of the year, and arts news for W.Mass. and No.CT.

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Westfield News Group ArtsBeat for 10/11/17 by Mark G. Auerbach

Theatre and performing arts news for WMass and No.CT. "Seder" premieres at Hartford Stage. "School of Rock" heads to Hartford's Bushnell, and more.

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Monday, September 18, 2017

Take Magazine Profiles TheaterWorks' Rob Ruggiero by Mark G. Auerbach

New England's Take Magazine profiles TheaterWorks director Rob Ruggiero who is staging the upcoming production of "Rags" at Goodspeed Musicals.

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Monday, October 10, 2016

Review: "Camping With Henry and Tom" at Barrington Stage by Mark G. Auerbach

Brilliant sets and lights define this fine production of Mark St. Garmain's play about Henry Ford, Thomas Edison and Warren Harding.

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Review: "Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz" at Goodspeed Musicals by Mark G. Auerbach

The Road to Oz", the new musical about Judy Garland before "The Wizard of Oz" is terrific at Goodspeed. Ruby Rakos as Judy and Michael Wartella as Mickey Rooney sing and swing with pure plea…

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Review: "The Bakelite Masterpiece" at Berkshire Theatre Group by Mark G. Auerbach

The Bakelite Masterpiece, the American premiere of Kate Cayley's taut drama, is co-produced by Berkshire Theatre Group and WAM. Extraordinary performances by David Adkins and Corinna May in …

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Review: "Queens For A Year" Premiere at Hartford Stage by Mark G. Auerbach

An intense and provocative drama about women in the Marines.

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