Posts Tagged ‘Shakespeare & Co.’

“War of the Worlds” Coming to the Berkshires!

August 25th, 2011 by philhalpern

Shakespeare & Co. continues its popular Fall Foliage season with “War of the Worlds,” based on Orson Welles’ thrilling radio broadcast about Martians invading Earth.  This production features half a dozen seasoned actors playing a variety of outrageous roles as they bring the tale of Martians and mayhem to life on the stage.  It’s an […]

Shakespeare & Co. Offers Presidents’ Weekend Entertainment

February 14th, 2011 by philhalpern

It’s here! The Mystery of Irma Vep. Among the Presidents’ Weekend offerings in the Berkshires, is this play at  Shakespeare & Co. You can walk there from our Lenox B&B. “Even a bouquet of wolfsbane could not keep laughter from the door. A masterpiece.” (The New York Times) The notorious Kevin G. Coleman is back […]

Berkshires Winter Theater

January 11th, 2011 by philhalpern

Next up at Shakespeare & Co. is The Mystery of Irma Vep! The notorious Kevin G. Coleman is back at it again (Rough Crossing, The Ladies Man and last summer’s The Winter’s Tale), this time with a zany romp through the mysterious and the sublime. The Mystery of Irma Vep: A  features two actors—Josh Aaron McCabe and […]

Celebrate the season in Lenox at “Santaland Diaries”

December 13th, 2010 by philhalpern

Make a date with Crumpet at Santaland— it’s at Shakespeare & Co., just around the corner from our Lenox B&B. Subversive, clever, engagingly poignant and always side-splittingly funny, The Santaland Diaries true account of David Sedaris’ time spent working as a Christmas elf in Macy’s Department Store is well on its way to becoming a […]

Berkshire Theater for the Fall Foliage Season

September 25th, 2010 by philhalpern

Visitors to Brook Farm Inn, Lenox MA, are within walking distance of Shakespeare & Co., where “The Real Inspector Hound” is the hilarious hit of the fall foliage season.  The Boston Globe calls it “laugh-out-loud funny all the way through.”  In the hilarious whodunit The Real Inspector Hound, playwright Tom Stoppard displays surgeon-like theatrical deftness […]

Shakespeare Tickets $15

July 1st, 2010 by philhalpern

See incredible Shakespeare for just $15 Did you know that everyone can see the great shows in Founders’ Theatre for just $15, every day? Shakekspeare & Co. has priced the front row of seats to every performance of Richard III, The Winter’s Tale and the world premiere of Joan Ackermann’s The Taster this summer at […]

½ TIX at the Lenox Chamber of Commerce

June 24th, 2010 by philhalpern

Get half-off on same day tickets to selected Berkshire Performances! New Location (One block from Brook Farm Inn) Lenox Chamber Visitors Center Town Hall, 6 Walker St. Lenox, MA Hours: Tuesday thru Sunday 12 Noon – 4:30 PM CASH ONLY $3.00 handling charge per ticket. Limit 4 tickets per person, All sales final. Barrington Stage […]

"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" Is Delightful Live Theater in Lenox

February 8th, 2010 by philhalpern

We spent an entertaining and engrossing evening at this play, currently being performed around the corner from Brook Farm Inn, Lenox MA, at Shakespeare & Co.  The  intimate theater is a wonderful place to connect with the action, and the costumes alone are worth the price of admission.  Here’s the information: Les Liaisons Dangereuses By […]

"The Hound of the Baskervilles" opens tonight in Lenox

September 18th, 2009 by philhalpern

“Zany” and “freewheeling” are two of the adjectives being used to describe Shakespeare & Co.‘s new offering, opening tonight in Lenox, Massachusetts. “The Hound of the Baskervilles” is, of course, based on the story by Arthur Conan Doyle.  Three actors play 16 characters, including Watson and Holmes.  At Brook Farm Inn, we’ve already purchased our […]

See Brook Farm Inn on "BettyConfidential.com"

July 3rd, 2009 by philhalpern

We’re delighted that Brook Farm Inn is mentioned by Francine Segan on this terrific website magazine in an article entitled “Summer Breakfasts — Perfect for a Sunday Brunch.”  http://www.bettyconfidential.com/cbc/food-home.html  Francine is a food historian and cookbook author who’s written about us in the past.  She is also a noted presenter, who was at Shakespeare & Co. last night, […]