The Berkshires Blog

Ultimate Regional Theater Road Trip

Published by RAVE, November 2020
Written by William Kennedy

Shakespeare & Company, Lenox, MA

Nothing compares to live theater: the immediacy of the storytelling, the heightened emotion, the visual spectacle. No matter how much the world might change, live theater remains a part of our shared cultural heritage — whether it be an exciting new perspective or a fresh take on an old favorite.

From coast to coast, there are tons of great theater festivals to choose from. Visit one, or make a pilgrimage to them all. To help you plan your adventure, we’ve created the ultimate regional theater road trip.