REVIEW: “Actually” in Williamstown

by Gail M. Burns Two first-year students at Princeton, Thomas Anthony (Joshua Boone) and Amber Cohen (Alexandra Socha). Thomas is black and a talented piano player. Amber is a white and Jewish, and a bundle of conflicting ambitions and desires. Both are eighteen. Legally, they are adults, but as we listen to the stories they…

REVIEW: “The Roommate” at Williamstown

Vetting The Roommate by Barbara Waldinger A play bearing the title The Roommate evokes visions of college dormitories or New York City apartments, unaffordable for young people living alone.  Perhaps the characters started as friends, perhaps they are strangers, but for sure the sparks will fly between them before the first act is over.  But…

February & March Events at the ’62 Center

The ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance at Williams College (1000 Main Street/Route 2 in Williamstown, MA) has announced its schedule of events in February and March 2017.  Box Office: Open Tuesday – Saturday, 1-5 PM, 413-597-2425  For more information, including a complete listing of shows, please visit 62center.williams.edu Step Competition Feb 11  |  8:00  PM  |  $3…

Lots of theatre, dance performances at the Williamstown ’62 Center this year

The ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance unveiled its twelfth season of diverse and challenging theatre and dance programming for the Williams College community and beyond. Continuing its mission to contextualize arts within scholarly inquiry, the Center will be presenting an impressive body of work that sets student work side-by-side with professional artists. This season…