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Williamstown Theatre Festival, 2018 Season

June 26 - August 19

Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires.

The 2018 Festival includes world premieres, new plays, and revivals starring Matthew Broderick, Carmen Cusack, Tavi Gevinson, Ann Harada, Jessica Hecht, Mary-Louise Parker, Steven Pasquale, and many more!

Tickets are going quickly — many performances are already full — so don’t hesitate, book your tickets today!

2018 Season June 26 – August 19

The Closet

A WORLD PREMIERE COMEDY
by Douglas Carter Beane
inspired by Francis Veber’s Le Placard
directed by Mark Brokaw

This contemporary satire breaks the chains of political correctness and celebrates the possibility of finding authenticity and love (and show tunes) in unexpected places.

June 26 – July 14 | Main Stage

Lempicka

A WORLD PREMIERE MUSICAL
book and lyrics by Carson Kreitzer
music by Matt Gould
directed by Rachel Chavkin

Inspired by the life of the artist who transformed herself from penniless refugee to star of the art world when the world itself teetered on chaos, LEMPICKA looks at the beauty and danger of one painter pursuing it all.

July 19 – August 1 | Main Stage

The Member of the Wedding

A REVIVAL OF THE BELOVED PLAY
by Carson McCullers
directed by Lila Neugebauer

This cherished American work explores the complicated reality of a thoughtful and hard-working woman caught between two worlds.

August 5 – August 19 | Main Stage

The Sound Inside

A WORLD PREMIERE DRAMA
by Adam Rapp
directed by David Cromer

Intensely intimate and deeply moving, this haunting play probes the question of what one person can do for another.

June 27 – July 8 | Nikos Stage

Artney Jackson

A WORLD PREMIERE COMEDY
by James Anthony Tyler
directed by Laura Savia

This funny and touching play examines what it really means to give it your all at the office!

July 11 – July 22 | Nikos Stage

Seared

A NEW COMEDY
by Theresa Rebeck
directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel

This new fit-for-foodies comedy grapples with the intersection of creativity and commerce.

July 25 – August 4 | Nikos Stage

Dangerous House

A NEW PLAY
by Jen Silverman
directed by Saheem Ali

A new play that asks what one woman can do for her people, for her nation, and for the love of her life.

August 8 – August 19 | Nikos Stage

Details

Start:
June 26
End:
August 19
Website:
http://wtfestival.org/shows-events/

Venue

Williamstown Theatre Festival
1000 Main Street
Williamstown, MA 01267
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Phone:
(413) 458.3253
Website:
www.wtfestival.org