Performing Arts

Ash Lawn Opera’s Fiddler on the Roof stars baritone David Kravitz as Tevye, a father’s struggling to maintain a traditional European Jewish upbringing amidst political unrest in Tsarist Russia. Photo credit: Ben Moore-Coll

ARTS Pick: Fiddler on the Roof

Now in its 50th year of production, Fiddler on the Roof has seen eight consecutive seasons on Broadway, nine Tony Awards, and countless audiences. In the capable hands of Ash Lawn Opera, the classic musical continues to deliver an iconic score, a well-loved story and timeless depictions of tradition, love, and survival. Through 8/8 . $12-65, […]

The L.Y.A.O. showcase offers three courses of full-bodied laughs courtesy of Louis Katz, Kenny Wingle (pictured), and Jason Klingman. Photo credit: Adam Kliebenstein

ARTS Pick: L.Y.A.O. Comedy Showcase

If laughter is truly the best medicine, then the L.Y.A.O. Comedy Showcase is sure to heal all of your ailments with three doses of the area’s top comedic talents. Headliner Louis Katz doesn’t mind diving into the cruder side of the human experience, and joining him is the quick-witted and charming regional favorite Kenny Wingle. […]

The Godspell action unfolds in toe-tapping style among a series of beloved parables starring Andrew Thornton as Jesus Christ. Photo credit: Ashley Thornton

ARTS Pick: Godspell

In a different kind of religious revival, Broadway musical Godspell delivers a jazzed up and dressed down interpretation of the final seven days of Jesus’ life. The spectacular Stephen Schwartz play imbibes the gospel of Matthew with jazz, country and of course, gospel tunes—all accented with fantastic costumes. As biblical as the plot is, don’t […]