20 Rare Photos You Need to See from Williamstown Theatre Festival’s 60th Anniversary Book Many Stages
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.
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
Donald Madden in 1979's Arturo Ui
1994’s A Little Night Music
1993’s Madwoman of Chaillot
James Snyder in 2013's Johnny Baseball
James Naughton & Blythe Danner in 1986’s A Streetcar Named Desire
Katie Finneran & Kate Burton in 2000’s Hedda Gabler
Christopher Pine & Cast in 2002’s King Stag
Cherry Jones, Robert Joy, Gwyneth Paltrow, John Seitz, Blythe Danner & Emery Battis in 1994’s The Seagull
Michael Ebert & Joyce Ebert 1965’s Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Chita Rivera & Cast in 2014’s The Visit
Kristine Nielsen in 2011’s She Stoops to Conquer
Thornton Wilder, John Cunningham, Sue Ann Gilfillan, Ellen Weston, Nikos Psacharopoulos in 1959’s Our Town
The cast of 2014’s Living On Love
Kelli O’Hara in 2012’s Far From Heaven
1966’s Marat Sade
2014’s June Moon
Snag your copy of Many Stages today.