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Address: 30 Union St, Pittsfield, MA 01201-4528
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Barrington Stage Company (BSC) is a professional award-winning Equity...

Barrington Stage Company (BSC) is a professional award-winning Equity theatre presenting top-notch musicals, masterful classics, thought-provoking new work, cabarets and youth theater on four stages from May through October as well as a New Play Festival in February. Co-founded in 1995 by Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, BSC is perhaps best known for premiering William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin’s Tony Award-winning musical "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" and was voted Best Theatre by "The Berkshire Eagle" readers in 2011 and 2012. BSC welcomes groups and offers senior and youth discounts.

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Barrington Stage - A Wonderful Venue

A great place to see a show! There is not a bad seat in the house! Performers are very friendly and we have often chatted with them either before or after the show. A must... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Westbury, New York
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Westbury, New York
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A great place to see a show! There is not a bad seat in the house! Performers are very friendly and we have often chatted with them either before or after the show. A must attend venue with great always great performances.

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Pittsfield
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This has become a major attraction for the Berkshires. The variety of offerings on both stages and the professionalism of the work is amazing.

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Simsbury, Connecticut
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We saw the 10 x 10 this past weekend and what a show! They have 2 stages in two separate building so make sure you know which one to go to. We look forward to returning for a play this Summer.

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

I've seen three shows here. All of them were first-rate. The first time was a real surprise, even though I went because the NY Times had given the show a terrific review. The quality of the performances, the costumes, the singing voices, and so on is very high.

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NY
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Each winter starts w/going to the 10 plays in 10 minutes. Then throughout the rest of the yr, we go to 1-2-3 additional plays, The plays are well executed and affordable. So go all ready.

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Lenox, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

We've attended quite a few play, some we liked, others we did not. However, the acting was uniformly good.

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Massapequa, New York
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

We always try to see shows every summer. Barrington Theater has so much to offer to everyone. Some of the shows have even made it down to New York! You just never know....Great entertainment for a fraction of Broadway....

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Thank teachfran
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Went to see "Camping with Henry & Tom" at Barrington while on vacation in the area. For a local theater, this place does an amazing job. The acting was top-notch, and the staging excellent. We were thoroughly entertained. Nice job, Barrington!

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Just saw Camping with Henry and Tom, on the main stage - outstanding performance about an outing with Henry Ford, Thomas Edison and President Warren Harding - somewhat based on a real situation. VERY TIMELY for today's politics in the US!

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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We took our son with us to see Tribes & the play was a big hit with all of us. Thought-provoking, humorous with lots of moving moments. Excellent acting by the whole cast, but especially the girlfriend who spun through difficult transitions between hearing & near-deafness & translating with ease. You can get $10.00 off the already reasonable ticket price... More 

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