FAN’S Presents February 2021 featured Threading the Needle: Live Theater in the Time of COVID


The first two COVID-compliant and Actors’ Equity approved staged productions in the US triumphed in the Berkshires last summer, navigating through shifting social distancing protocols, rapidly changing lockdown mandates, and Hurricane Isaias.

Julianne Boyd, Artistic Director of Barrington Stage Company, and Kate Maguire, Artistic Director and CEO of Berkshire Theatre Group, have battle-tested wisdom and remarkable stories to tell about how they pulled it off and what it all means for their art form, field and community. A conversation led by Deborah Margol.