Barrington's Private Lives, with Egolf, Innvar, Brooksher, Dold and Cronyn, Opens Aug. 10

News   Barrington's Private Lives, with Egolf, Innvar, Brooksher, Dold and Cronyn, Opens Aug. 10 The classic Noel Coward comedy Private Lives officially opens at the Barrington Stage Company Aug. 10.

Directed by BSC artistic director Julianne Boyd, the production began previews Aug. 7 and will continue through Aug. 24.

The five-person comedy features the talents of Gretchen Egolf as Amanda, Christopher Innvar as Elyot, Rebecca Brooksher as Sybil, Mark H. Dold as Victor and Tandy Cronyn as maid Louise.

Private Lives, according to Barrington, concerns "two divorcés, Elyot Chase and Amanda Prynne, [who] bump into one another on their second honeymoons only to end up ditching their spouses, Victor and Sibyl; they run off to Paris where they renew an affair of the heart that leads to dangerous and comic consequences."

The design team comprises Karl Eigsti (sets), Elizabeth Flauto (costumes), Scott Pinkney (lighting) and Matt O'Hare (sound).

Show times are Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 7 PM, Thursdays at 8 PM, Fridays at 2 and 8 PM, Saturdays at 8 PM and Sundays at 5 PM. The Barrington Stage Company is located at 30 Union Street in Pittsfield, MA. For tickets, priced $36-$56 call (413) 236-8888 or visit www.barringtonstageco.org.