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Williamstown Theatre Festival

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Address: Williamstown, MA
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Description: This famous theater, located in the Berkshires, presents several...
This famous theater, located in the Berkshires, presents several productions each summer.
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Lovely Theater

Williamstown is a lovely small New England college town. The Theater is lovely and has very high quality performances with name actors.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Williamstown is a lovely small New England college town. The Theater is lovely and has very high quality performances with name actors.

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Fishkill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

When you visit Williamstown, MA there will be several worthwhile sites for you to visit. They include the world renown Clark Institute of Art, Williams College, The Orchards Hotel, Main Street, and the Williamstown Theatre Festival. It offers live stage performances of high quality. Select a show that interests you and you will have a rewarding evening!

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ny
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

and it did live up to all the great things I've heard! My friend and I saw a play, stayed at a local B & B within walking distance. Had dinner and went to the Clark Art Museum on our way home. We are planning a repeat trip this year! So many great choices of plays, and it's an intimate... More 

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tristate NYC area
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have seen several plays at this venue over the last few summers and highly recommend it. Cat on a hot tin roof with Sam Rockwell and The Visit with Chita Rivera come to mind. The theatre is attractive, has a small snack bar at the entrance and offers ample parking all around the campus. A very personable policeman ensures... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

On a recent visit to picturesque Williamstown, I attended the 2014 edition of the Williamstown Theatre Festival. I had the pleasure of seeing June Moon, a comedic play about the Tin Pan Alley era (this play originally premiered on Broadway in 1929). June Moon is essentially a hybrid of a musical and a comedy; while songs do not dominate the... More 

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Miami Beach
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

A modern theatre will productions that make you laugh, cry, and feel great to be alive. The staging is super good as are the sets. There is nothing lacking they even have the best cast available.

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Rancho Palos Verdes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We were in Williamstown for 4 nights and saw the 2 plays that they were showing. Very professional. There are 2 stages and we were at both. There's pretty much not a bad seat in the house. There's parking right there if you get there early enough. If not, there's additional parking across the street. It was great.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We just attended a performance by the PigPen Theatre Co. at the Williamstown Theatre Festival. If this performance is indicative of their normal shows, you should attend one of next summers' productions at this outstanding regional theatre. Go early and talk with some of the interns for more information on their experiences and the history of this 60+ year old... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I attended three shows this summer in my hometown of Williamstown. Not a stranger to this venue by any means, I am pleased every year when they offer great shows, world known actors, and many up and coming stars. It is amazing to see the staging with incredible costumes, sets that are unbelievable, great acoustics, and all for a minimal... More 

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North Andover, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We enjoyed the show very much. We haven't been to this theater in many years and were pleasantly surprised. It was as good as being at a Broadway show. The entire cast was excellent and the singing and acting was first class.

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Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Williamstown

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