Where Storms Are Born

July 12 - July 23 Nikos Stage
2017 Season

by Harrison David Rivers
Directed by Saheem Ali

WORLD PREMIERE Mourning the loss of her elder son Myles (LeRoy McClain), Bethea (Myra Lucretia Taylor) tries to help her younger son Gideon (Christopher Livingston) through his grief. But as revelations surrounding Myles' incarceration and death emerge, both mother and son must decide whether to fight or let go. With wit and empathy, this play reminds us of the courage... Read More

The Roommate

June 27 - July 16 Main Stage
2017 Season

by Jen Silverman
Directed by Mike Donahue

NEW PLAY Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner S. Epatha Merkerson and Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominee Jane Kaczmarek star in this absorbing comedy about self-discovery. Empty-nested and alone in her Midwestern home, Sharon (Merkerson) takes on a roommate, Robyn (Kaczmarek), who has just arrived from New York City. Before she has even unpacked, Robyn challenges everything about Sharon’s... Read More

The Model American

June 28 - July 9 Nikos Stage
2017 Season

by Jason Kim
Directed by Danny Sharron

WORLD PREMIERE  In 2017, what does it take for an immigrant to achieve the American Dream? With humor and humanity, playwright Jason Kim (HBO’s “Girls”) explores this question in his timely world premiere play directed by Danny Sharron. Young, Latino, gay and unapologetically ambitious, Gabriel (Hiram Delgado) arrives in New York seeking work, friendship, love and mentorship. But, before he... Read More

Fourth of July in Williamstown

July 4 Spring St | Williams College Sawyer Library
2017 Season

Celebrate our nation’s independence in inimitable Williamstown style! At 11am, gather on Spring Street for Williamstown’s classic holiday parade. At 1:30pm, make your way to Williams College’s Sawyer Library to hear WTF actors read the Declaration of Independence and the British reply before viewing the Chapin Library’s Founding Documents of the United States collection. FREE; NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Festival LAWNch

June 29 Front Lawn @ 6:30PM
2017 Season

Meet us on the lawn to "LAWNch" the 2017 Festival! Join WTF family, friends, and artists for the official Festival opening celebration. Enjoy pre-show hors d'oeuvres alongside Festival artists on the Front Lawn, a performance of The Roommate or The Model American, and a rockin' post-show party with the casts! $75 includes show ticket, pre-show reception, and post-show party $125... Read More

Meet-the-Artists Dinner

June 22 Mezze Bistro + Bar @ 6:15PM
2017 Season

Join us for an exclusive donors-only "Meet-the-Artists" dinner at Mezze Bistro + Bar in Williamstown on Thursday, June 22.  This special evening includes cocktails and dinner with many of the artists opening our 2017 season and is a great opportunity to welcome the artists to Williamstown and support the Festival at the same time! Tickets to this event sell out... Read More

Season Sneak Peek & Reading

June 8 The Clark @ 7pm
2017 Season

Become a Festival insider as Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield previews the 2017 season, followed by a reading of Alan Fox’s new play Safe Space, featuring André Holland ("Moonlight", WTF’s 2015 production of Paradise Blue). Safe Space tells the tale of Marcus Wood (Holland), a passionate professor facing a complicated accusation from a student (Midori Francis).  The university’s president intervenes, and campus-wide... Read More

An American Daughter

August 3 - August 21 Main Stage
2016 Season

By Wendy Wasserstein
Directed by Evan Cabnet
With Kerry Bishe, Jason Danieley, Diane Davis, Saidah Arrika Ekulona, Roe Hartrampf, Stephen Kunken, Carson Meyer, Richard Poe, Will Pullen, Deborah Rush

When the President of the United States nominates Dr. Lyssa Dent Hughes (Diane Davis) to the position of Surgeon General, the excavation of her past triggers a scandal that threatens her confirmation. As partisan politics play out, Lyssa’s deep personal relationships and impressive career trajectory hang in the balance. Evan Cabnet directs Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winner Wendy Wasserstein’s prescient... Read More

And No More Shall We Part

August 10 - August 21 Nikos Stage
2016 Season

By Tom Holloway
Directed by Anne Kauffman
With Jane Kaczmarek, Alfred Molina

American Premiere Obie Award-winner Anne Kauffman directs Tony and Emmy Award-nominee Alfred Molina and Emmy and Golden Globe Award-nominee Jane Kaczmarek in this intense and intimate drama by Australian playwright Tom Holloway. When Pam (Kaczmarek) becomes terminally ill, she and her husband Don (Molina) must face the most difficult decision yet in their long and loving marriage. With passion, fear, strength... Read More

Late-Night Cabaret

July 14 - August 13 Goodrich Hall
2016 Season

July 14–16, 10:30 PM, hosted by Becky Ann Baker & Jim Naughton July 28–30, 10:30 PM, hosted by Carson Elrod & Mary Wiseman August 11–13, 10:30 PM, hosted by Kate Burton & Morgan Ritchie The stars come out at night in Williamstown! WTF’s legendary Late-Night Cabaret Series showcases the talents of the Festival artists — both established and emerging — during these exhilarating,... Read More

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