Fiddler on the RoofBack to Current Season
30 Union Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Book by Joseph Stein
Music by Jerry Bock
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Based on Sholem Aleichem’s stories by special permission of Arnold Perl
Music Direction by Darren R. Cohen
Directed & Choreographed by Gary John La Rosa
With Brad Oscar as Tevye and Joanna Glushak as Golde
The “tradition” continues with Fiddler on the Roof - one of the great American musicals that will make you laugh out loud and move you to tears with such songs as “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” “If I Were a Rich Man” and “Sunrise, Sunset.”
Barrington Stage is thrilled to present this heartwarming, Tony Award-winning musical in the Berkshires! To Life!
THE CRITICS RAVE ABOUT FIDDLER!
“Barrington Stage has a history of beautifully staged classic musicals, this season’s Fiddler On the Roof, is the best ever, as close to perfection as you can get… it’s a thrill to see everything so gloriously realized by this company.” ~CURTAINUP
“…a total and complete winner. It has everything. Make your plans now… The major reason for this Fiddler’s success is its lead actor…. Brad Oscar portrays Tevye so perfectly… the first blockbuster hit of the summer” ~BERKSHIRE ON STAGE
“Talent in Barrington Stage’s ‘Fiddler’ is through the roof!” On Brad Oscar as Tevye: “He’s simply in the tradition of the great clown princes, those actors of the broad take, impeccable timing, for comic and serious effect, and joyous interaction with the audience…You couldn’t start off your musical theater summer any better than with a trip to Barrington Stage. “ ~SCHENECTADY GAZETTE
“splendid…thrilling…wonderful…[the] orchestra is spot-on…with a big, bold sound” ~ALBANY TIMES UNION
“This production features some wonderful performers and artists. ..[Golde is] played with unusual strength, anger and warmth by Joanna Glushak…This is a performance not to be missed.” ~ADVOCATE WEEKLY
“a memorable night of musical theatre at its best…The whole cast…gave their all in bringing out the humanity and exuberance of this musical… superb dancing…“Fiddler on the Roof” is a show for everyone. “ ~BERKSHIRE RECORD
“Magnificent…a classic musical, still relevant today – filled with laughter and sadness. It has everything – a radiant and sentimental story, great songs, vivid choreography, comedy and plenty of emotion…musical theatre doesn’t get much better than this…” ~WBRK RADIO
“charismatic and robust… an ideal production to introduce young people to the stage.” ~THE LAKEVILLE JOURNAL
Brad Oscar (Tevye)
Joanna Glushak (Golde)
Michael J. Farina
Emma Grace Foley
Danny Harris Kornfeld
Stephanie Lynne Mason
Taylor Hilt Mitchell
Gary John La Rosa
Darren R. Cohen
Michael Bottari and Ronald Case
Fiddler on the Roof is sponsored by Berkshire Bank.
Fiddler on the Roof is also sponsored in part by Cranwell Resort, Spa, and Golf Club.