Backstage Tours

July 11 - August 8 main stage lobby - 6 PM
2014 Season

July 11, July 25, and August 8 Get a glimpse behind the scenes on an exclusive guided tour of WTF’s stages. This is your chance to see the Festival from a whole new perspective. Free for donors at the Sustainer level and up.

WTF at WCMA

July 17 - August 7 Williams College Museum of Art
2014 Season

July 17 and August 7  |  4PM WTF non-Equity actors and directing assistants dig into the Williams College Museum of Art’s collections to find inspiration for a new site-specific performance. A roving show that infuses the galleries with a fresh creative buzz.

Fool for Love

July 23 - August 2 Nikos Stage
2014 Season

By Sam Shepard
Directed by Daniel Aukin

Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Beaten down by ill-fated love and a ruthless struggle for identity, can they ultimately live with, or without, each other? Led by director Daniel Aukin, Williamstown veteran and... Read More

The Skivvies

July 27 - July 28 Center Stage @ 7:30PM
2014 Season

Less is definitely more at the sexiest, sassiest show of the summer! Sizzling musical comedy duo Lauren Molina (Ten Cents a Dance at WTF) and Nick Cearley (All Shook Up) – AKA The Skivvies – turn the heat way, way up as they perform stripped down mash-ups of pop songs and show tunes…in their underwear. The Wall Street Journal calls... Read More

Living On Love

July 16 - July 26 Main Stage
2014 Season

By Joe DiPietro
Based on the play Peccadillo by Garson Kanin
Directed by Kathleen Marshall

World-renowned soprano Renée Fleming takes the Festival stage as celebrated diva Raquel De Angelis. When her husband, the fiery and egomaniacal Maestro Vito De Angelis, becomes enamored with the lovely young lady hired to ghostwrite his long-delayed autobiography, Raquel retaliates by hiring her very own — and very handsome — ghostwriter to chronicle her life as an opera star. As... Read More

Robin Hood

July 16 - July 25 Free Theatre | Poker Flats Field
2014 Season

By Larry Blamire
Directed by Stella Powell-Jones

Plays July 16 - 19 & 22 - 25 Dashing outlaw. Expert archer. Cunning wealth redistributor. Merry Man. The daring deeds of Robin Hood come alive in this fresh and funny adaptation of the traditional ballads and folklore. Brimming with spirited swordplay and tongue-in-cheek humor, it celebrates the well-known tale of Robin, Maid Marian, Little John, Friar Tuck, and the... Read More

Living With Lewis

July 21 Main Stage @7:30
2014 Season

An Evening of Stand-Up with Lewis Black

While this world of ours is no picnic, Williamstown’s favorite (adopted) son, Lewis Black, always manages to make a meal of it. From his standing-room-only Broadway runs to his eighteen seasons on The Daily Show, this Grammy Award-winning comedian makes our collective indignation not only delicious, but hilarious. And while he’s made countless fans around the globe, his WTF shows... Read More

A Great Wilderness

July 9 - July 20 Nikos Stage
2014 Season

By Samuel D. Hunter
Directed by Eric Ting

After decades as the gentle-natured leader of a Christian retreat that endeavors to “cure” gay teens, Walt is packing up his life and preparing for a reluctant retirement. But when his final client quietly disappears into the remote Idaho wilderness, Walt discovers that his previously unwavering moral compass no longer points the way. With profound humanity and subtlety, Obie Award-winning... Read More

Fellowship Play | Mad Forest

July 13 - July 14 Directing Studio @ 7pm & 10:30pm
2014 Season

Author: Caryl Churchill
Director: Lila Neugebauer
By Caryl Churchill Directed by Lila Neugebauer Caryl Churchill's Mad Forest blends journalism, fantasy and harsh realism in a vivid portrait of life in Bucharest before, during, and after the Romanian Revolution of 1989.  Director Lila Neugebauer tackles this sweeping narrative with the Festival's Non-Equity Actors -- telling a story of revolution and upheaval that feels all too familiar as... Read More

June Moon

July 2 - July 13 Main Stage
2014 Season

By Ring Lardner and George S. Kaufman
Directed by Jessica Stone

Earnest and gullible young lyricist Fred Stevens boards a train in Schenectady bound for the Big Apple, determined to make a name for himself in the thriving Tin Pan Alley scene. However, the life he’s imagined is rife with seductive distractions — namely dames — that threaten to derail his dream of penning the next big ditty. Both bitterly funny... Read More

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