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Fellowships


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Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Directing Fellowship Program is a fast-paced, artistically charged incubator for bold new work as well as a hotbed for the next generation of theatrical directors. In line with WTF’s commitment to nurturing new work and the next generation of theatre artists, the Directing Fellowship Program remains one of the only director-centric developmental initiatives in the country. Annually,... 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

S. EPATHA MERKERSON AND DEIRDRE O’CONNELL TO LEAD WILLIAMSTOWN THEATRE FESTIVAL READING AT CLARK ART INSTITUTE WTF Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield Presents Season Sneak Peek


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S. EPATHA MERKERSON AND DEIRDRE O’CONNELL TO LEAD WILLIAMSTOWN THEATRE FESTIVAL READING AT CLARK ART INSTITUTE WTF Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield Presents Season Sneak Peek Williamstown, Massachusetts—The Williamstown Theatre Festival (WTF) and Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield present a free reading of The Roommate with S. Epatha Merkerson and Deirdre O’Connell on Thursday, June 2 at 2:30 pm at the Clark... Read More

Season Sneak Peek

June 2 The Clark @ 2:30pm
2016 Season

Join WTF for a reading of The Roommate by Jen Silverman, directed by Mike Donahue, followed by a conversation with WTF Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield about new work. The Roommate tells the story of Sharon, empty nested and husbandless, and the surprises she faces when she takes on Robyn from New York City as a roommate.

Becoming Sylvia – Fellowship Musical

August 12 - August 13 Directing Studio
2012 Season

Author: Kenny, Sharon and Janine Nabers
Director: Donahue, Mike
The Fellowship Program is an innovative program which challenges young theatre artists to develop original theatrical material under the aegis of the Williamstown Theatre Festival. The Boris Sagal and Bill Foeller Directing Fellows each create a play or a musical theatre piece over the course of the summer with a playwright or young musical theatre team of their choosing. Collaborating... Read More

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