Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces 2019 Season

A RAISIN IN THE SUN By Lorraine Hansberry  Directed by Robert O’Hara Featuring Francois Battiste and S. Epatha Merkerson Lorraine Hansberry’s fearless interrogation of hope in the face of racial and economic strife in America is as powerful today as when it premiered 60 years ago on Broadway. JUNE 25 – JULY 13  |  MAIN STAGE MORE INFORMATION GRAND HORIZONS…

Third Annual Berkshire Theatre Awards Winners Announced

Williamstown Theatre Festival and Barrington Stage Company Take Top Honors At an SRO ceremony held at Zion Lutheran Church in Pittsfield, the Board of the Berkshire Theatre Critics Association presented the Berkshire Theatre Awards on the evening of Monday, November 12, 2018. This was the third year the awards have been presented to honor and…

REVIEW: “Seared” at the Williamstown Theatre Festival

by Barbara Waldinger Wilted spinach salad with warm bacon dressing; seared wild salmon with a Bengali onion chutney; seared asparagus with olive oil, salt and pepper; gnocchi, pork belly sliders, scallops. . . This is not a restaurant menu but rather a gustatory appreciation of Theresa Rebeck’s Seared at Williamstown Theatre Festival. Accolades to every…

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Opening of “Seared”

Williamstown, MA (July 25, 2018) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces the first performance of the third Nikos Stage production of the 2018 season, the new comedy Seared (July 25-August 4), on Wednesday, July 25that 7:30 pm. Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel directs this new fit-for-foodies comedy, by critically-acclaimed playwright Theresa Rebeck, which grapples with the intersection of creativity and commerce. Chef Harry (Hoon Lee) is a genius in the kitchen;…

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces 2018 Season

  THE CLOSET JUNE 26 – JULY 14 | MAIN STAGE 2018 SEASON A WORLD PREMIERE COMEDY by Douglas Carter Beane directed by Mark Brokaw Tony Award winner, Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Matthew Broderick stars in this world premiere comedy by Douglas Carter Beane, inspired by Le Placard, the French comedy by Academy Award nominee Francis Veber.Martin O’Reilly (Broderick) is stuck…

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Additional Events & Casting

  Williamstown, MA (May 22, 2017) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) has announced Make Someone Happy with Kelli O’Hara, a benefit concert supporting musical theatre development at WTF, for one night only, Monday, July 24 on the Main Stage. Established as one of Broadway’s contemporary leading ladies, Tony Award winner Kelli O’Hara…

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Additional Casting & Programming for 2017

New York, NY (April 26, 2017) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) has announced additional details in casting for the 2017 summer season including, Cristin Milioti, Thomas Sadoski,Steven Pasquale, Cynthia Erivo, Alexandra Socha and many more to join.  Additional details on the popularFridays@3 Reading Series have also been announced. Joining the previously announced…