20 Rare Photos You Need to See from Williamstown Theatre Festival’s 60th Anniversary Book Many Stages

April 8th, 2015 by

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The Williamstown Theatre Festival is looking damn good for 60-something. (Must be all that fresh Berkshires air.) To celebrate the 60th birthday of the beloved festival, WTF has published a gorgeous new 350-page coffee table book Many Stages: A Portrait of Williamstown Theatre Festival / The First 60 Years: 1954-2014.

Many Stages- Williamstown

Co-authored by WTF veterans Juliet Flynt, Steve Lawson, and Joan Zegras, Many Stages charts six decades through the eyes of actors, playwrights, artistic leaders, directors, designers and area residents and includes—get ready for it—900 historic photos. Below, BroadwayBox offers a peek at just 20 of them.

2013's Animal Crackers

Williamstown- Animal Crackers

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


Donald Madden in 1979's Arturo Ui

Williamstown- Arturo Ui

Photo by Marcia Johnston


1994’s A Little Night Music

Williamstown- A Little night music

Photo by Richard Feldman


1993’s Madwoman of Chaillot

Williamstown- madwoman of Chaillot

Photo by Richard Feldman


James Snyder in 2013's Johnny Baseball

Williamstown- James Snyder- Johnny Baseball

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


James Naughton & Blythe Danner in 1986’s A Streetcar Named Desire

Williamstown- Blythe Danner- James Naughton- A Streetcar Named Desire

Photo by Bob Marshak


Katie Finneran & Kate Burton in 2000’s Hedda Gabler

Williamstow-Kate Burton- Katie Finneran- Hedda Gabler

Photo by Richard Feldman


1981’s Greeks

Williamstown- Greeks

Photo by Jessica Katz


Dead End

Williamstown- Dead End

Photo by Richard Feldman


Christopher Pine & Cast in 2002’s King Stag

Williamstown-King Stang- Chris Pine

Photo by Alana Quinn


Cherry Jones, Robert Joy, Gwyneth Paltrow, John Seitz, Blythe Danner & Emery Battis in 1994’s The Seagull

Williamstown- The Seagull- Blythe- Gwyneth- Cherry Jones

Photo by Richard Feldman


Michael Ebert & Joyce Ebert 1965’s Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Chita Rivera & Cast in 2014’s The Visit

Williamstown- Chita Rivera- The Visit

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


Kristine Nielsen in 2011’s She Stoops to Conquer

Williamstown-Kristine Nielsen- She Stoops to Conquer

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


Thornton Wilder, John Cunningham, Sue Ann Gilfillan, Ellen Weston, Nikos Psacharopoulos in 1959’s Our Town

Williamstown- Our Town

Photo by William Tague


The cast of 2014’s Living On Love

Williamstown-Living on Love

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


Kelli O’Hara in 2012’s Far From Heaven

Williamstown- Kelli O'Hara- Far from Heaven

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


1966’s Marat Sade

Williamstown- Marat Sade

2014’s June Moon

Williamstown- June Moon

Photo by T. Charles Erickson


Nikos Psacharopoulos

Nikos Psacharopoulos- Williamstown

Snag your copy of Many Stages today.