REVIEW: “Where Storms Are Born” at Williamstown

Weathering Family Storms by Barbara Waldinger The 2017 season underlines Williamstown Theatre Festival’s commitment to new work.  Six of the seven plays at the Festival are new or world premiere plays.   Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield, who connects playwrights with directors, actors and designers, invited established playwright Harrison David Rivers to join the Festival in 2016…

“Where Storms Are Born” Opens In Williamstown

Williamstown, MA (July 12, 2017) – Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) announces the first performance of their second Nikos Stage production of the 2017 season Wednesday, July 12 at 7:30pm with the world premiere of Where Storms Are Born (July 12–23). Mourning the loss of her elder son Myles (LeRoy McClain), Bethea (Myra…

Ancram Opera Plans a Season of Cutting-Edge Theatre

by Gail M. Burns For this, their second full season as owners and artistic directors of the Ancram Opera House, Jeff Mousseau and Paul Ricciardi have an exciting schedule planned, bringing some cutting-edge artists to the small rural community in southeastern corner of Columbia County. The season already launched in June with another installment of…