REVIEW: “Tell Me I’m Not Crazy” at the Williamstown Theatre Festival

by Barbara Waldinger Gun control, stay-at-home fathers, working mothers, breast feeding,  immigration, fear of “the other,” white rage, forced retirement, a young child acting out, home invasions.  These are only a few of the contemporary hot-button issues raised in Sharon Rothstein’s world premiere comedy, Tell Me I’m Not Crazy, directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel at…

“Tell Me I’m Not Crazy” Opens at Williamstown Theatre Festival

Williamstown. MA (July 24, 2019) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces the beginning of performances of the world premiere of Tell Me I’m Not Crazy by Sharyn Rothstein, directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel, and featuring Mark Blum, Mark Feuerstein, Jane Kaczmarek, and Nicole Villamil.   Tell Me I’m Not Crazy begins performances…

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Additional Casting

New York, NY (June 6, 2019) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces additional casting and full creative teams for productions on the Main Stage and Nikos Stage, as well as summer artist residencies and Fridays@3 programming. Joining the previously announced Main Stage and Nikos Stage casts are: Obie® and Drama Desk® Award winner Deirdre O’Connell (Eternal Sunshine of the…

“The Member of the Wedding” Closes MainStage Season at Williamstown Theatre Festival

Williamstown, MA (August 3, 2018) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces the third and final Main Stage production of the 2018 season, The Member of the Wedding, which begins performances on Sunday, August 5, and runs through Sunday, August 19. Featuring Roslyn Ruff and Tavi Gevinson, this revival of Carson McCullers‘ beloved play is directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch. On the eve of a family wedding in 1945, housekeeper Berenice Sadie Brown (Ruff) can’t…

REVIEW: “Artney Jackson” at the Williamstown Theatre Festival

by Macey Levin Playwright James Anthony Tyler’s work has been performed in several off-Broadway and regional theatres including the Berkshire Playwrights Lab in Great Barrington, MA, whose Some Old Black Man by Tyler transferred to New York this past season to very good reviews.  Williamstown Theatre Festival is currently producing the world premiere of his…