Skip to Main Content

2019 WTF Season

Advance Single Tickets Available Now!

Calendar of Events

Week of June 23, 2019

Week ViewMonth View

Sunday

June 23

The actors are sleeping!WTF is going on all the time, just not today — check out the rest of the week for more Festival activities.

Monday

June 24

The actors are sleeping!WTF is going on all the time, just not today — check out the rest of the week for more Festival activities.

Tuesday

June 25

  • 7:30 pm A Raisin in the Sun (First Curtain)

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

Wednesday

June 26

  • 7:30 pm A Human Being, of a Sort (First Curtain)

    A Human Being, of a Sort

    WORLD PREMIERE By Jonathan Payne Directed by Whitney White With André Braugher, Michael Gaston, Sullivan Jones, Matthew Saldivar, Keith Randolph Smith, Jeorge Bennett Watson, Antonio Michael Woodard

    Jun 26-Jul 7

    Nikos Stage

    It's 1906, and at the Bronx Zoological Park, an African-American convict named “Smokey” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner André Braugher) is guarding the zoo’s most sensational exhibit: Ota Benga (Antonio Michael Woodard), a Congolese pygmy. As the public’s fascination intensifies and protestors call for Ota’s release, Smokey must grapple with the fact that his…

  • 7:30 pm A Raisin in the Sun

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

Thursday

June 27

  • 2:00 pm A Raisin in the Sun

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

  • 7:30 pm A Raisin in the Sun (Festival LAWNch)

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

  • 7:30 pm A Human Being, of a Sort (Festival LAWNch)

    A Human Being, of a Sort

    WORLD PREMIERE By Jonathan Payne Directed by Whitney White With André Braugher, Michael Gaston, Sullivan Jones, Matthew Saldivar, Keith Randolph Smith, Jeorge Bennett Watson, Antonio Michael Woodard

    Jun 26-Jul 7

    Nikos Stage

    It's 1906, and at the Bronx Zoological Park, an African-American convict named “Smokey” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner André Braugher) is guarding the zoo’s most sensational exhibit: Ota Benga (Antonio Michael Woodard), a Congolese pygmy. As the public’s fascination intensifies and protestors call for Ota’s release, Smokey must grapple with the fact that his…

Friday

June 28

  • 8:00 pm A Human Being, of a Sort

    A Human Being, of a Sort

    WORLD PREMIERE By Jonathan Payne Directed by Whitney White With André Braugher, Michael Gaston, Sullivan Jones, Matthew Saldivar, Keith Randolph Smith, Jeorge Bennett Watson, Antonio Michael Woodard

    Jun 26-Jul 7

    Nikos Stage

    It's 1906, and at the Bronx Zoological Park, an African-American convict named “Smokey” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner André Braugher) is guarding the zoo’s most sensational exhibit: Ota Benga (Antonio Michael Woodard), a Congolese pygmy. As the public’s fascination intensifies and protestors call for Ota’s release, Smokey must grapple with the fact that his…

  • 8:00 pm A Raisin in the Sun

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

Saturday

June 29

  • 3:30 pm A Human Being, of a Sort

    A Human Being, of a Sort

    WORLD PREMIERE By Jonathan Payne Directed by Whitney White With André Braugher, Michael Gaston, Sullivan Jones, Matthew Saldivar, Keith Randolph Smith, Jeorge Bennett Watson, Antonio Michael Woodard

    Jun 26-Jul 7

    Nikos Stage

    It's 1906, and at the Bronx Zoological Park, an African-American convict named “Smokey” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner André Braugher) is guarding the zoo’s most sensational exhibit: Ota Benga (Antonio Michael Woodard), a Congolese pygmy. As the public’s fascination intensifies and protestors call for Ota’s release, Smokey must grapple with the fact that his…

  • 3:30 pm A Raisin in the Sun

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

  • 8:00 pm A Human Being, of a Sort

    A Human Being, of a Sort

    WORLD PREMIERE By Jonathan Payne Directed by Whitney White With André Braugher, Michael Gaston, Sullivan Jones, Matthew Saldivar, Keith Randolph Smith, Jeorge Bennett Watson, Antonio Michael Woodard

    Jun 26-Jul 7

    Nikos Stage

    It's 1906, and at the Bronx Zoological Park, an African-American convict named “Smokey” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner André Braugher) is guarding the zoo’s most sensational exhibit: Ota Benga (Antonio Michael Woodard), a Congolese pygmy. As the public’s fascination intensifies and protestors call for Ota’s release, Smokey must grapple with the fact that his…

  • 8:00 pm A Raisin in the Sun

    A Raisin in the Sun

    By Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Robert O’Hara With  Francois Battiste, Kyle Beltran, Eboni Flowers, Joe Goldammer, Mandi Masden, Nikiya Mathis, S. Epatha Merkerson, Warner Miller

    Jun 25-Jul 13

    Main Stage

    To mark the 60th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Lorraine Hansberry’s masterpiece, Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Francois Battiste breathe new life into this American classic. Lena Younger (Merkerson) and her son Walter Lee (Battiste) are at odds. Lena wants to use her late husband’s life insurance to move…

Williamstown Theatre Festival

Stay up to Date with Everything WTF

We respect your privacy and at no time will share personal information gathered from you.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Find Us

By Phone: 413.458.3200
By Email: wtfinfo@wtfestival.org
By Snail Mail: PO Box 517
Williamstown, MA 01267