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A beautiful, new, and very comfortable theatre.

A beautiful, new, and very comfortable theatre right in downtown Williamstown MA. Parking is easy... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Charles L
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Waltham, Massachusetts
Visit for a show at CenterStage

I visited this theatre with my mom for a play as part of the Williamstown Theatre Festival. The... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
Alan D
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North Adams, Massachusetts
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This famous theater, located in the Berkshires, presents several productions each summer.
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

A beautiful, new, and very comfortable theatre right in downtown Williamstown MA. Parking is easy and there are plenty of restaurants, shops and other entertainment nearby. The Williams College is excellent, and free, we never miss it after eating at "The Purple Pub".

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charles L
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

I visited this theatre with my mom for a play as part of the Williamstown Theatre Festival. The play was about trains, boats, birth and death, and it was done really well. One thing that I particularly liked was that in the train scene, they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

This theater has excellent shows. The acting is top notch. The performances I have seen have been outstanding. Love the location--on the campus of Williams College. The theater itself is one of the nicest facilities I have seen. Don't think there is a bad seat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We have wanted to get to the festival for a long time now but it has never worked out before. After seeing the production Sat evening I see what a shame it is that we haven’t made it here before. The theatre was beautiful and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

The WTF has departed from tried- and-true to giving new works a place to flourish. Lots of fun, short runs, new talent, great all around experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

First class productions in a wonderful venue. Good visibility and extremely professional productions. On site parking. They never fail to deliver good performances.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank retirededward
Reviewed July 31, 2018

It was another wonderful theater experience at the Williamstown Theatre Festival! Recently my daughter and I attended the play, "The Closet" which we thoroughly enjoyed. The talented cast did a superb job and kept the audience interested and laughing throughout the entire play. They always...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

I recently saw the WTF’s premiere of the musical, Lempicka, and continue to be disgusted at how this once great venue has fallen from grace. One would have thought that a show about the great artist, Tamara Lempicka, would have at least found a stunning...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We saw the second production of the 2018 season- a musical Lempicka. It was excellent but then I have never been disappointed by a production at the WTF. See this remarkable play if you can

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank mgerhardt
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The thing I like best about this theater is their putting on new plays with current topics. We saw Artney Jackson, A world premiere about hard times working in Corporate America. All scenes take place in the break room of a cable company retention center....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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The Main Stage theater can seat about 500. Some seats can be added or removed for certain perfomances. Nikos stage can seat almost 200.
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