Barrington Stage owns 3 buildings across downtown Pittsfield with spaces for all types of events from performances to lectures, meetings to cabarets, rehearsals to town halls. We have reasonable rates and are excited to share our venues with the community to enrich the lives in Berkshire county.
Barrington Stage Company’s newly renovated Boyd-Quinson Mainstage theatre, with a 35′ x 28′ proscenium stage, seats 520 (300 on the orchestra level, 220 on the mezzanine level) and includes state of the art light and digital sound systems. Also part of the facility are five principal dressing rooms plus two chorus rooms, orchestra pit, complete fly system, green room, box office, concessions stand and an assisted hearing system. The theatre is suitable for theatre rehearsals and productions, music and dance concerts, large conferences, meetings, seminars, training sessions, exhibits.
Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center
St. Germain Stage
The 136-seat intimate, newly renovated performance venue, located on the upper level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, is suitable for small music and theatre events, cabaret performances, smaller meetings, receptions and seminars. The stage is 36′ wide x 20′ deep and the grid is approximately 11′ high but does not have any wings. The St. Germain also includes a newly, renovated lobby and cafe area.
Mr. Finn’s Cabaret
The intimate cabaret and bar space, located on the lower level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, is suitable for small music and theatre events, cabaret performances, smaller meetings, receptions and seminars. The large 26′ x 35′ room hosts an 8′ x 16′ stage, basic lighting and sound equipment, tables and chairs for 65 and a fully stocked bar. A baby grand piano and drum kit are also available. Capacity in Mr. Finn’s Cabaret is 99.
Our new headquarters, the Wolfson Center, are located at 122 North Street in the heart of downtown Pittsfield. Our grand lobby features extra-high ceilings and is easy to find on North Street. The main area of the lobby is 30’ x 40’ and is very flexible; ideal for meetings, lectures, press events or any event looking for a dynamic space. There is no space like this anywhere in Pittsfield in a location that can’t be beat!
Large and Small Rehearsal Spaces
Located on the second floor of the Wolfson Center are two rehearsal spaces available that are ideal for not just rehearsals but also meetings, dance classes or large meetings. The large rehearsal space is about 35’ x 28’ and features a sprung floor perfect for dancing. The small rehearsal space is about 30’ x 20’. Both spaces have access to a green room with a kitchenette.
Rates and Schedules
There are a wide variety of scheduling options depending upon the specific needs of the renter: from use for non-performance events of a few hours to multiple days, to rehearsals and performances by individual artists and performance groups. BSC will tailor each rental that may include the employment of specialized theatre technicians, custom ticketing and box office services. We also offer a 25% discount on rental costs to not-for-profit organizations.
To learn more about the rental of BSC facilities contact Branden Huldeen, Artistic Producer, at 413-997-6122 or BHuldeen@BarringtonStageCo.org.