Town Players of Pittsfield : Bringing the Best of Broadway to the Berkshires : Since 1921 : 2012 - 2013 Season
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Town Players of Pittsfield, Inc. was founded in 1921 as a local Berkshire community theater group to put on plays on a regular schedule. Productions have been put on since that time, except for the war years when only a number of special War Fund-Raisers were performed.

Town Players presently produces at least three productions a season that are performed at Berkshire Community College Koussevitsky Arts Center.


  Play Name, Author, Director

The following is a listing of all the Townplayers Productions to the

Through the Years
2013
February 15, 16, 22, 23, 2013
Mass Appeal
by Lee Blessing
February 10, 2013
Love Letters
by A. R. Gurney
January 10, 2013
Smudge
by Rachel Axler
2012
November 25, 2012
= Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music
by Lee Blessing
September 28, 2012
= Sorry, Wrong Number
by Lucille Fletcher
September 23, 2012
= What's Wrong With This Picture?
By Donald Margulies
August 26, 2012 = Crossing the Line
= Ardhiâ's Revenge
By Jamuna Yvette Sirker
July 22, 2012 = Defiled: Or, the Convenience of a Short-Haired Dog by Lee Kalcheim
July 19, 2012 = Lives of the Great Waitresses = Nina Shengold
June 21, 2012 = The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden = Thornton Wilder
June 2nd 5:30pm Gala
                 7:30pm Cabaret

June 3rd 4:00pm Cabaret
"The Best of Times" Cabaret & Gala
May 27, 2012 = The Constituent
= The Hand of God
= Ernest Thompson
= Alan Bennett
See Show web page
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Play Readings
                  
  • "I Can't Remember Anything "
  • "Sunny Morning"
  • "The Happy Journey to Trenton
               and Camden"
  • "The Constituent"
  • "The Hand of God"
  • See Show web page
        for author
    March 23, 24, 30, and 31 8pm
    March 25 and April 1 2pm
    2012
    Somewhere In Between by Craig Posposil
    See Show web page
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    " Readings at the Lichtenstein "
  • Smudge
  • Love Letters
  • See Show web page
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    2011
    See Show web page
        for dates
    " Readings at the Lichtenstein "
  • Stepping on my Head
              in Dr. Scholl's Sandals
  • All in the Timing
  • Riders to the Sea
  • 84 Charing Cross Road
  • "Jacob Marley's
               Christmas Carol
  • See Show web page
        for author
    June 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 and 19 2011
    BadHabits 
    by Terrence McNally
    March 18, 19, 20, 25, 26 and 27 27 2011
    Stop Kiss  
    by Diana Son
    2010
    October 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10 2010
    Little Shop of Horrors  
    by composer Alan Menken
        and writer Howard Ashman
    June 4th, 5th, 6th, 11th and 12th and 13th 2010
    Forbidden Broadway
          Greatest Hits: Volume I
     
    Created and Written by Gerard Alessandrini
    March 12, 13, 14, 19, 20 and 21 2010
    Life is short  
    by Craig Pospisil
    2009
    Oct 9, 10, 11, 16, 17 and 18, 2009 The Property known as Garland 
    by BILLY VAN ZANDT
    April 17, 18, 19, 24 & 25 Doubt, A Parable  
    By John Patrick Stanely
    January 23rd, 24th, 30th, 31st and February 1st Tuesdays with Morrie  
    By Mitch Albom and Jeffrey Hatcher
    2008
    October 15th Girl Scout Cookies and Milk
    Cathy Hunt
    October 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th I Love You You're Perfect Now Change
    A Musical Review,
    Book and Lyrics by Joe DePietro,
    Music by Jimmy Roberts 
    October 13th By Cathy Hunt
    March 7, 8, 14, 15, 2008 Talking With . . . .
    [A series of women's monologues]
    By Jane Martin
    2007
    November 2, 3, 9, 10 An Evening of 10 Minute Plays  
       = Flop Cop By Laura Cunningham
       = The Philadelphia By David Ives
       = Brights By David Smilow
       = Ferris Wheel By Mary Miller
       = The Battle Of Bull Run
        Always Makes Me Cry
    By Carole Real
       = Duet For Bear And Dog By Sybil Rosen
       = A Bowl of Soup By Eric Lane
    June 14, 15, 16 & 17 The Mikado By William S. Gilbert
    Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
    March 29, 30, 31
    April 5,6, 7
    The Dumb Waiter   By Harold Pinter
    February 23, 24, 25 & March 2, 3, 2007 Visiting Mr. Green   By Jeff Baron
    January 18, 19, 20 Love Letters   By A.R. Gurney
    2006
    October 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 Trial by Jury
      &
    Loves Lost,      
              A Cabaret
      By William S. Gilbert
    Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
      &
    Cabaret concept by
        Robert Boland  
    May 25, 26, 27 & 28 Lend me a Tenor   By By Ken Ludwig
    April 27, 28, 29
    May 4, 5 & 6
    Molly Sweeney   By Marsha Norman
    January 26, 27, 28 & 29 Anton in Show Business   By Jane Martin
    2005
    August 11, 12 & 13 Don Juan in Hell   By G.B. Shaw
    June 9, 10, 11, 12 Fiddler On The Roof   By Based on the
    short stories
    of Sholom Aleichem
    "The World of Sholom Aleichem

    Book by Joseph Stein
    Music by Jerry Bock
    Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick

    May 19, 20 & 21 An Evening of 10 Minute Plays  
    January 27, 28, 29, 30 Rumors   By Neil Simon
    2004
    October 7, 8, 9, 10 One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest   By Dale Wasserman
    From the Novel by Ken Kesey
    May 14, 15, 21, 22 Bus Stop   By William Inge
    January 16, 17, 23, 24 As Bees in honey Drown   By Douglas Carter Beane
    2003
    October 3, 4, 10, 11 Mousetrap   By Agatha Christie
    May 9, 10, 16, 17 Ca$h and Change
    [WORLD PREMERE]
      By Foster Durgin
    January 17, 18, 24, 25 The Odd Couple (Female Version)   By Neil Simon
    2002
    October 4, 5, 11, 12 Moon Over Buffalo   By Ken Ludwig
    June 15 Different Dreams, Different Times   Concept by Vickie Phillips
    May 10, 11, 18, 19 Last Night of Ballyhoo   By Alfred Uhry
    January 11, 12, 18, 19 Last of the Red Hot Lovers   By Neil Somon
    2001
    September 28, 29
    October 5, 6
    Time Flies : Selected One Acts   David Ives
    Time Flies
    Bolero
    Captive Audience
    The Mystery at Twicknam Vicarage
    Soap Opera
    Babel's In Arms
    May 11, 12, 18, 19 Marvin's Room   By Scott McPherson
    January 12, 13, 18, 19 You should be so Lucky   By Charles Busch
    2000
    October 14 By Request!
    [A musical tribute to
    Jaques Brel
    Kurt Weill
    Eric Blay &
    Charles Axnabour]
      Concept by Vickie Phillips
    September 29, 30, October 6, 7 H.M.S. Pinafore By William S. Gilbert
    Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
    May 12, 13, 19, 20 Light up the Sky   By Moss Hart
    January 14, 15, 21, 22 Run for your Wife   By Ray Cooney
    1999
    October 1, 2, 8, 9 Side by Side by Sondheim   By Music and Lyrics by
    Steven Sondheim
    Additional Music by
    Jule Styne,
    Mary Rodgers
    Richard Rodgers,
    and
    Leonard Bernstein
    Continuity by
    Ned Sherrin
    May 21, 22, 28, 29 A View from a Bridge   By Arthur Miller
    January 15, 16, 22, 23 Picasso at the    
            Lapin Agile
      By Steve Martin
    1998
    Oct 2,3,8,10 Noises Off   By Michael Frayn
    May 22,23,29,30 Nunsense   By Dan Goggin
    Jan 22,23,30,31 Sylvia   By A.R. Gurney,
    1997
    Sep.29,30 Oct. 3,4 Laughter on the 23rd Floor   By Neil Simon
    May 16,17,23,24 Sisters Rosensweig   By Wendy Wasserstein
    Jan 17,18,24,25 Shadowlands   By by William Nicholson,
    Based on the book by C.S. Lewis,
    1996
    Oct. 4,5,11,12 Into the Woods   By Steven Sondheim
    May 17,18,24,25 The Good Doctor   By Neil Simon,
    as a tribute to Anton Chekhov
    Feb. 75th Anniversary Party  
    Jan 12,13,19,20 Rumors   By Neil Simon
    1995
    Sep. 29,30 Oct.6,7 I Hate Hamlet   By Paul Rudnick
    May 19,20,21,26,27 The Mikado By William S. Gilbert
    Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
    Jan 13,14,20,21 Lost in Yonkers   By Neil Simon
    1994
    Sep.30 Oct.1, 7, 8 Dancing at the Lughnasa   By Brian Friel
    May 20,21,27,28 Lettice and Lovage   By Peter Shaffer
    Jan 14,15,21,22 Sweeney Todd, The Barber   By
    1993
    Oct. 1,2,8,9 Barefoot in the Park   By Neil Simon
    May 21,22,28,29 The Importance of Being Earnest   By Oscar Wilde
    Jan 15,16,22,23 The Philadelphia Story   By Philip Barry
    1992
    Oct. 2,3,9,10 The Sunshine Boys   By Neil Simon
    May 15,16,22,23 Life with Father   Book By by Clarence Day, Jr.,
    adapted into a 1939 Broadway play by
    Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
    Jan 17,18,24,25 The Boys Next Door   By Tom Griffin
    1991
    Oct. 10,11,12,13 Steel Magnolias   By Robert Harling
    May 17,18,19,24,25 Li'l Abner   Book by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank,
    Music by Gene De Paul,
    Lyrics by Johnny Mercer.
    Based on the comic strip Li'l Abner
    by Al Capp
    Jan Talk Radio
    (Canceled)
      By Eric Bogosian
    1990
    Sep. 28,29 Oct.5,6 Social Security   By Andrew Bergman.
    May 18,19,25,26 Broadway Jubilee   Concept by Robert Boland
    Jan 26,27 Feb.2.3 I'm Not Rappaport   By Herb Gardner
    1989
    Oct. 12,13,14 The Odd Couple   By Neil Simon
    May 19,20,21,26,27 Sound Of Music   Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, and a book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse,
    Based on the book The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by Maria von Trapp.
    Jan 19,20,26,27 The Dining Room   By A. R. Gurney
    1988
    Oct. 7,8,14,15 Tally and Son   By Lanford Wilson
    May 20,21,27,28 Arsenic and Old Lace   By Joseph Kesselring
    Jan 15,16,22,23 The Foreigner   By Larry Shue
    1987
    Oct. 9,10,15,16,17 A Funny Thing Happened
    On The Way To The Forum
      Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
    Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
    May 15,16,22,23 Brighton Beach Memoirs   By Neil Simon
    Jan 16,17,23,24 Lunch Hour   By Jean Kerr
    1986
    Oct. 10,11,17,18 Wait Until Dark   By Frederick Knott
    May 16,17,23,24 A Chorus Line   Book by James Kirkwood, Jr. and Nicholas Dante,
    Lyrics by Edward Kleban,
    Music by Marvin Hamlisch
    Mar 20,21,22 A Comedy Of Errors   By William Shakespeare
    Jan 17,18,24,25 Morning's At Seven   By Paul Osborn
    1985
    Oct. 11,12,18,19 Gin Game   By D.L. Coburn
    May 17,18,24,25 You Can't Take It With You   By George S. Kaufman
    Mar 28.29.30 Agnes Of God   By John Pielmeier
    Jan 18,19,25,26 Mass Appeal   By Bill C. Davis.
    1984
    Oct. 12,13,19,20 Kiss Me Kate   Book by Samuel and Bella Spewack
    Music and lyrics by Cole Porter
    Based on the William Shakespeare's play
    "The Taiming of the Shrew"
    May 25,26 Jun. 1,2 Harvey   By Mary Chase
    April Sing for Your Supper
    The music of Josh Hart
      A musical celebration of the songs of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.
    Concept by Richard Lewine and John Fearnley
    Jan 13,14,20,21 Tribute   By Bernard Slade
    1983
    Oct. 7,8,9,14,15 Fiddler On The Roof   By Based on the
    short stories
    of Sholom Aleichem
    "The World of Sholom Aleichem

    Book by Joseph Stein
    Music by Jerry Bock
    Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick

    May 20,21,27,28 Prisoner Of 2nd Avenue   By Neil Simon
    Jan 21,22,28,29 On Golden Pond   By Ernest Thompson
    1982
    Oct. 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23 Shenandoah   Music by Gary Geld,
    Lyrics by Peter Udell,
    Book by Udell, Philip Rose and James Lee Barrett,
    Based on Barrett's original screenplay for the
    1965 film Shenandoah
    May 21,22,23 God's Favorite   By Neil Simon,
    Loosely based on the
    Biblical Book of Job.
    Jan 29,30,31 Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf   By Edward Albee
    1981
    Oct. 16,17,18,23,24 Chicago   Music John Kander
    Lyrics Fred Ebb
    Book Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse
    Based upon Chicago play by Maurine Dallas Watkins
    Based on a 1926 play
    May 15,16,22,23 South Pacific   Music by Richard Rodgers
    Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
    Based upon "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener
    Jan 30,31
    Feb. 1
    One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest   Novel by Ken Kesey
    Adapted by Dake Wassernan
    1980
    Oct. 17,18,19 Streetcar Named Desire   By Tennessee Williams
    May 9,10,11 Born Yesterday   By Garson Kanin
    Feb. 1,2,3 Berkeley Square   By John Balderston
    1979
    Oct. 19,20,21,26,27 Cabaret   Music by John Kander
    Lyrics by Fred Ebb
    Book by Joe Masteroff
    Based upon John Van Druten's play "I Am a Camera"
    May 11,12,13 Stop The World I Want To Get Off   Book, music, and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley
    Feb. 2,3,4 Don't Drink The Water   By Woody Allen
    1978
    Oct. 27,28,29 Our Town   By Thornton Wilder
    May 5,6,7,12,13 Carnival   Music by Bob Merrill
    Lyrics by Bob Merrill
    Book by Michael Stewart
    Based upon the film "Lili"
    Feb. 3,4,5 Night Watch   By Lucille Fletcher
    1977
    Oct. 21,22,23 Finishing Touches   By Jean Kerr
    May 6,7,8,13,14 A Little Night Music   Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
    Book by Hugh Wheeler
    Based upon Ingmar Bergman film Smiles of a Summer Night
    Feb. 4 12,13 Forty Carats   By Jay Allen
    1976
    Oct. 22,23,24 The Rainmaker   By N. Richard Nash
    May 14,15,16 The Sunshine Boys   By Neil Simon
    Jan 30,31 Feb. 1 Mousetrap   By Agatha Christie
    1975
    Oct. 17,18,19 Thurber Carnival   By James Thurber
    a compilation of Thurber's sketches
    May 16,17,18 The King And I   Music by Richard Rodgers
    Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
    Based upon the Novel "Anna and the King of Siam" by Margaret Landon
    Feb. 7,8,9 6 RMS RIV VU   By Bob Randall
    1974
    Oct. 18,19,20 The Children's Hour   By Lillian Hellman
    May 10,11,12 Brigadoon   Music by Frederick Loewe
    Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
    Jan 18,19,20 Anne Of The Thousand Days   By Maxwell Anderson
    1973
    Oct. 19,20,21 Last Of The Red Hot Lovers   By Neil Somon
    Jul. 20,21 Summertree   By Ron Cowen
    May 10,11,12,13 Come Blow Your Horn   By Neil Simon
    Mar 8,9,10,11 That Summer, That Fall   By Frank D. Gilroy
    Jan 11,12,13,14 Cat On A Hot Tin Roof   By Tennessee Williams
    1972
    Nov. 2,3,4,5 Private Lives   By Noel Coward
    May 18,19,20,21,26,27,28 A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum   Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
    Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
    Mar 16,17,18,19 The Rope Dancers   By Morton Wishengrad
    Jan 13,14,15,16 Silent Night, Lonely Night   By Robert Woodruff Anderson
    1971
    Nov. 20 50th Anniversary Party  
    Nov. 4,5,6,7 Star Spangled Girl   By Neil Simon
    Sep. 23,24,25 The Lark   By Lillian Hellman,
    Adaptation of Jean Anouilh's "L'Alouette"
    Jun. 10,11,12 Spoon River Anthology   By Edgar Lee Masters
    Adapted by Charles Aidman
    May 20,21,22,23 You Know I Can't Hear You
    When The Water's Running
      By Robert Anderson
    Mar 18,19,20,21 Roshomon   By Fay and Michael Kanin
    Based on the film
    by Akira Kurosawa
    Jan 14,15,16,17 Goodbye Charlie   By George Axelrod
    1970
    Nov. 5,6,7,8 Summer and Smoke   By Tennessee Williams
    Jun. 24,25,26,27 Arsenic and Old Lace   By Joseph Kesselring
    May 21,22,23,24 Cactus Flower   By Abe Burrows,
    Based on a play by
    Pierre Barillet and
    Jean Pierre Gredy
    Mar 19,20,21,22 Dark Of The Moon   By Howard Richardson and
    William Berney
    Jan 15,16,17,18 The Little Hut   by Andre Roussin
    Adapted by Nancy Mitford
    1969
    Oct. 23,24,25,26 The Lion In Winter   By James Goldman
    Aug. I Remember Mama
    (This was a Townplayers Jr.'s Production)
      By John van Druten
    Adapted from Kathryn Forbes' book
    "Mama's Bank Account"
    May 15,16,17,18,23,24 Little Mary Sunshine   By Rick Besoyan
    Mar 20,21,22,23 Hatful Of Rain   By Michael V Gazzo
    Jan 16,17,18,19 The Torch-Bearers   By Alexander Fullerton
    1968
    Oct. 17,18,19,20 The Odd Couple   By Neil Simon
    May 23,24,25,26 Country Girl   By Clifford Odets
    Mar 21,22,23,24 The Subject Was Roses   By Frank D. Gilroy
    Jan 18,19,20,21 Barefoot In The Park   By Neil Simon
    1967
    Oct. 5,6,7,8 Ghosts   By Henrik Ibsen
    May 18,19,20,21 Never Too Late   By Sumner Arthur Long
    Mar 16,17,18,19 A View From The Bridge   By Arthur Miller
    Jan 19,20,21 Androcles And The Lion   By Kathryn Walat
    Based on Aesop’s fables
    1966
    Nov. 11,12,13,18,19 South Pacific   Music by Richard Rodgers
    Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
    Based upon "Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener
    May 26,27,28 All My Sons   By Arthur Miller
    Mar 24,25,26 Mary, Mary   By Jean Kerr
    Jan 20,21,22 Cue For Passion   By Henry Miller
    1965
    Oct. 21,22,23 Two For The Seesaw   By William Gibson
    May 14,15,16,21,22 Sound of Music   Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
    Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse,
    Based on the book
    The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by
    Maria von Trapp.
    Mar 26,27 Apr. 23 The Far Country   By Glenn Erickson
    Jan 22,23,29,30 Kind Sir   By Norman Krasna
    1964
    Nov. 4 Sorry, Wrong Number   By Lucille Fletcher
    Oct. 16,17,23,24 The Third Best Sport   By Eleanor Perry
    May 15,16,22,23 The Moon Is Blue   By F. Hugh Herbert
    Mar 13,14,15,18,19,20,21 Show Boat   Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
    Music by Jerome Kern
    Jan 10,11,17,18 Twelfth Night   By William Shakespeare
    1963
    Nov. 1,2,3,4 Angel Street   By Patrick Hamilton
    May 14,15,16,17,18 Anything Goes   Book by Guy Bolton, P.G. Wodehouse, Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
    Music and lyrics by Cole Porter
    Mar 13,14,15,16 Middle Of The Night   By Paddy Chayefsky
    Jan 9,10,11,12 The Glass Menagerie   By Tennessee Williams
    1962
    Oct. 17,18,19,20 Romanoff and Juliet   By Peter Ustinov
    Aug 29,30,31 Oklahoma
    (Part of the 200th Anaversary of the founding of Pittsfield, MA)
      Book by Richard Rogers
    Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
    May 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29 Carousel   Book by Richard Rogers
    Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
    Based on the play
    Green grow the lilacs by Lynn Riggs
    Mar 15,16,17 The Little Foxes   By Lillian Hellman
    Jan 11,12,13 Seven Year Itch   By George Axelrod
    1961
    Oct 5,6,7 Dark At The Top Of The Stairs   By William Inge
    Apr 20,21,22 Sabrina Fair   By Samuel A. Taylor
    Feb 17,18,18 Kiss Me Kate   Book by Samuel and Bella Spewack
    Music and lyrics by Cole Porter
    Based on the William Shakespeare's play
    The Taiming of the Shrew
    1960
    Dec 8,9,10 Come Back, Little Sheba   By William Inge
    Oct 6,7,8 Waltz Of The Toreadors   By Jean Anouilh
    May 19,20,21 Blithe Spirit   By Noel Coward
    Mar 17,18,19 Diary Of Anne Frank   By Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett
    Otto Frank combined his daughter's writings
    in the book The Diary of a Young Girl
    Jan 13,14,15,16 Teahouse Of The August Moon   By by John Patrick
    From the book The Teahouse of the August Moon
    by Vern J. Sneider
    1959
    Oct 22,23,24 Time Limit   By Ralph Berkey and
    Henry Denker
    Apr 2,3,4 The Tender Trap   By Julius J. Epstein
    Feb 5,6,7 Anastasia   By Marcelle Maurette and
    Guy Bolton
    1958
    Nov 20,21,22 Janus   By Carolyn Green
    Oct 2,3,4 Picnic   By William Inge
    May 8.9.10 Bus Stop   By William Inge
    Feb 6,7,8 Reclining Figure   By Harry Kurnitz
    1957
    Nov 21,22,23 Cradle Song   By Gregorio Martínez Sierra
    Oct 3,4,5 You Can't Take It With You   By George S. Kaufman
    May 2,3,4 The Chalk Garden   By Enid Bagnold
    Feb 7,8,9 My Three Angles   By by Samuel Spewack and
    Bella Spewack
    Based on the French play La Cuisine Des Anges by Albert Husson
    1956
    Dec 6,7,8 Joan of Lorraine   By Maxwell Anderson.
    Oct 4,5,6 The Time Of The Cuckoo   By Arthur Laurents
    Jun 7,8,9 The Importance Of Being Earnest   By Oscar Wilde
    Apr 19,20,21 The Chalk Garden   By Enid Bagnold
    Feb 8,9,10,11 The Big Knife   By Clifford Odets
    1955
    Nov 3,4,5 Over Twenty-One   By Ruth Gordon
    May 12,13,14 The Constant Wife   By Somerset Maugham
    Feb 24,25,26 Our Town   By Thornton Wilder
    1954
    Nov 11,12,13 Out of the Frying Pan   By Francis Swann
    May 6,7,8 Bell, Book and Candle   By John Van Druten
    Feb. 18,19,20 Harvey   By Mary Chase
    1953
    Nov 12,13,14 Suspect   By Edward Percy and Reginald Denham
    Apr. 22,23,24,25 Born Yesterday   By Garson Kanin
    Feb. 25,26,27,28 The Bat: A Play of Mystery in Three Acts   By Mary Roberts Rinehart & Avery Hopwood
    1952
    Dec 21 Curse you, Jack Dalton!
    (Final performance at the Colonial Theatre Pittsfield, MA)
      By Wilbur Braun
    Nov. 13,14,15 The Heiress   By Ruth and Augustus Goetz
    April Mr. Barry's Etchings   By Walter Bullock and Daniel Archer
    Feb. 21,22,23 I Like It Here   By A. B. Sheffrin
    1951
    Nov. 8,9,10 Ladies In Retirement   By Edward Percy and Reginald Denham
    May 17,18,19 Yes, My Darling Daughter   By Mark Reed
    Feb. 15,16,17 Shop At Sly Corners   By Edward Percy
    1950
    Nov. 16,17,18 Light Up The Sky   By Moss Hart
    May 4,5,6 Thunder Rock   By Robert Ardrey
    Feb. 16,17,18 Two Blind Mice   By Samuel Spewack
    1949
    Nov. 17,18,19 My Sister Eileen   By Joseph Fields & Jerome Chodorov
    May 12,13,14 John Loves Mary   By Norman Krasna
    Mar 10,11,12 The First Mrs. Fraser   By St. John Ervine
    1948
    Nov. 18,19,20 Ten Little Indians (A Mystery Play in Three Acts)   By Agatha Christie
    May 20,21,22 Petticoat Fever   By Mark Reed
    Mar 4,5,6 The Male Animal   By James Thurber
    1947
    Dec. 14 The Male Animal
    (Special Performance Fundraiser for Leeds Hospital)
      By James Thurber
    Dec. 4,5 Rebecca   By Daphne Du Maurier
    1946
    - No main productions were produced this year
    Evenings of One Act Plays
     
    1945
    - No main productions were produced this year
    Evenings of One Act Plays
     
    1944
    - No main productions were produced this year
    Evenings of One Act Plays
     
    1943
    May 3 Arsenic and Old Lace   By Joseph Kesselring
    Feb. The Eve of St. Marks   By
    1942
    - No main productions were produced this year
    Evenings of One Act Plays
     
    1941
    May 2,3 Night Must Fall [a Play in Three Acts]   By Emlyn Williams
    1940
    Dec. 4,5 Outward Bound   By Sutton Vane
    Mar 22,23 Kiss The Boys Goodbye   By Clare Boothe
    Feb. 21,22,23 Berkley Square   By John Balderston
    1939
    Nov. 22,23,24 Three Men on a Horse   By John Cecil Holm and George Abbott
    May 11,12 Room Service   By Allen Boretz & John Murray
    Mar 11,12 Liliom   By Ferenc Molnár
    1938
    Dec 8,9 Ah, Wilderness   By Eugene O'Neill
    May 26,27 Hawk Island   By Howard Irving Young
    Mar 10,11 Small War on Murray Hill   By Robert E. Sherwood
    1937
    Dec. 2,3 Journey's End   By Robert Cedric Sherriff
    Jul. 1,2 Death Takes a Holiday   Book by Alberto Cassella
    Rewritten for the stage by Walter Ferris
    Apr. 8,9 The Animal Kingdom   By Philip Barry
    Feb. 4 The Bishop Misbehaves   By Frederick Jackson
    1936
    Dec. 3,4 The Bishop Misbehaves   By Frederick Jackson
    Apr. 22,23 Another Language   By Rose Franken
    Feb. 19,20 Juno and the Paycock   By Sean O'Casey
    1935
    May 16,17 Street Scene   By Elmer Rice
    1934
    Dec. 11,12 The Admirable Crichton   By J. M. Barrie
    Mar 15,16 Outward Bound   By Sutton Vane
    1933
    Dec June Moon   By Ring Lardner
    and George S Kaufman
    1932
    Oct An Evening of One Act Plays  
    1931
    Oct An Evening of One Act Plays  
    1930
    Fall The 19th Hole   By Frank Craven
    Apr. 24,25,26,30 Mr. Barry's Etchings   By Walter Bullock and Daniel Archer
    Apr. 3,4 The Circle   By W. Somerset Maugham
    Feb. 6 Finders Keepers   By George Kelly
    The Boy Comes Home   By A. A. Milne
    Helena's Husband   By Philip Moeller
    1929
    Dec. 14 A Night's Work   By
    The Drums of Oude   By Austin Strong
    The Playgoers   By Arthur Binero
    Dec 12,13 The Devil's Disciple   By George Bernard Shaw
    May 3, 10 Little Theater Tournament  
    Apr. 12,13 The Witching Hour   By Augustus Thomas
    Feb. 28 Her Country   By
    Feb 15 The Dover Road   By A.A. Milne
    1928
    May Children of the Moon   By Martin Flavin
    Feb. 14 The Diabolical Circle   By Benjamin Roland Lewis
    The No 'Count Boy   By Paul Green
    The Flattering Word   By George Kelly
    1927
    Dec. 1,2,3 The Torch Bearers   By George Kelly
    Oct. 11 The Man in the Bowler Hat   By A. A. Milne
    Rosalind   By
    April The Eldest   By
    Will O The Wisp   By
    A Game of Chess   By
    Mar 15,16 Alice Sit by the Fire   By James M. Barrie
    Feb. 8 The Passing Of Chow-Chow   By Elmer Leopold Rice
    Two Crooks and a Lady   By Eugene Pillot
    1926
    Dec. 7 White Elephants   By Jane Martin
    When the Whirlwind Blows   By Essex Dane
    Nov. 2 The Bedroom Suite   By
    The Slump   By Frederic Lansing Day
    1925
    Dec. 8 Wisdom Teeth   By Noel Streatfeild
    The Rector   By Rachel Crothers
    Nov. 11 The Exchange
    (TP Production. Performed by The Exchange Union Players of Springfield, MA.)
      By
    1924
    Dec. 1 The Fountain of Youth   By
    Sep. His Wife's Lover   By Sheyne Rokhl Semkoff
    June A Successful Calamity   By Clare Kummer
    Mar 12 The New Poor   By Zygmunt Bauman
    1923
    Nov. 23,24 The Boor   By Anton Chekhov
    Translated by Hilmar Baukhage
    The Pierrot of the Minute   By Ernest Christopher Dowson
    Ile   By
    Jun. 19 Finders Keepers   By George Kelly
    May 22 Thursday Evening   By
    Feb. 9,10 The Impertinence of the Creature
    A Duologue
      By Cosmo Gordon-Lennox
    A Knight at an Inn   By
    Rococo   By Greg Eiffe
    1922
    June 1922 Ten Knights at an Inn   By
    Wurzle Flummery   By
    March 29 1922 Suppressed Desires   By Susan Glaspell
    Aria Da Capo ; A Play in One Act   By Edna St.Vincent Millay
    Trifles   By Judith E. Barlow
    Jan 13 1922 Mankin and Minkin   By
    Dust of the Road   By Kenneth Sawyer Goodman
    Where, But In America   By Oscar M. Wolff
    1921
    November Townplayers of Pittsfield, Inc. Founded
    The membership of the Colonial Players reformed and became Town Players of Pittsfield, Inc.
    1920
    Colonial Players formed
    The Pittsfield Theatrical Company was reformed to perform productions locally and was renamed the Colonial Players.
    1916
    Pittsfield Theatrical Productions formed
    The Town Players membership became a professional company to produce playes in the New England area and was renamed Pittsfield Theatrical Productions.
    1910
    Town Players formed
    Local actors formed Town Players to produce regular productions in the Berkshire Area.
    1840 - 1910
    Local actors begin to perform plays in the Berkshires.

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