Press About The Berkshires

Matthew Broderick, Mary Louise Parker and a ‘Royal Family’: 3 big shows premiere out of town

In the weeks after the Tony Awards, the New York theater community’s attention turns north, particularly to the Berkshires, where the annual Williamstown Theatre Festival and invaluable companies like the Barrington Stage Company and Berkshire Theatre Group have long been incubators for major new work. Among the productions that have originated in these theaters in recent years are last year’s Pulitzer-winner “Cost of Living,” and the Broadway revivals of “Fool for Love,” “On the Town” and “Children of a Lesser God.” Read more about the Williamstown Theatre Festival.