This marks the first commission in what the organization sees as a new artistic initiative to consistently develop original works that will appear on its stage and have life in other theaters beyond western Massachusetts.
Puppeteer Carl Sprague will use his marionettes to bring to life the classic fairy tale “Rapunzel” at Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum, with performances Monday Dec. 28 and Wednesday Dec. 30.
Berkshire Community College and the Berkshire Innovation Center are hosting the FIRST tech challenge, a robotics competition designed to engage and inspire students in science, technology, engineering and math.
“Common Classes at the Fall Festival of Shakespeare are a beautiful example of what education might one day become — nurturing creativity and developing cooperation.”
— Kevin Coleman, Director of Education at Shakespeare and Company