Williamstown Theatre Festival 2019
S. Epatha Merkerson and Uma Thurman to Star
By: Charles Giuliano - Feb 13, 2019
A RAISIN IN THE SUN
By Lorraine Hansberry
Directed by Robert O’Hara
Featuring Francois Battiste and S. Epatha Merkerson
Lorraine Hansberry’s fearless interrogation of hope in the face of racial and economic strife in America is as powerful today as when it premiered 60 years ago on Broadway.
By Bess Wohl
Directed by Leigh Silverman
Featuring Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Mary Steenburgen
JULY 17 – 28 | MAIN STAGE
By Henrik Ibsen
Translated from the Norwegian by Paul Walsh
Directed by Carey Perloff
Featuring Uma Thurman
Henrik Ibsen’s vivid and passionate play asks how far one mother, caught between duty and desire, can or should go to protect her family.
JULY 31 – AUGUST 18 | MAIN STAGE
A HUMAN BEING, OF A SORT
By Jonathan Payne
Directed by Whitney White
By Sylvia Khoury
Directed by Tyne Rafaeli
Featuring Omar Metwally, Marjan Neshat, and Babak Tafti?
Selling Kabul is the recipient of the 2018 L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award, administered by Williamstown Theatre Festival.
By Sharyn Rothstein
Directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel
Featuring Mark Feuerstein, Jane Kaczmarek, and Nadine Malouf
Tell Me I’m Not Crazy is a Williamstown Theatre Festival Commission. WTF Commissions are made possible through the Andrew Martin-Weber New Play and Musical Commissioning Program.
JULY 24 – AUGUST 3 | NIKOS STAGE
By Adam Bock
Directed by Trip Cullman
Featuring Jason Butler Harner
AUGUST 7 – 18 | NIKOS STAGE