Claiming Her Place: A Benefit for WAM Theatre

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Click here to see the Benefit Playbill

Click here for the Rural Intelligence article and pictures of the event

Claiming Her Place: A panel discusses the challenges women face in the entertainment industry

A Benefit for WAM Theatre

A fun and lively evening co-produced and hosted by Tony nominee and Berkshire favorite Jayne Atkinson.

The celebrity panel includes: Lauren Ambrose (Six Feet Under), Michael Gill (House of Cards), Marin Mazzie (Tony Nominee) Debra Jo Rupp (That 70’s Show) and Linus Roache (Law & Order).

The panel will share their stories, observations and thoughts about the challenges women face in the entertainment industry.

The evening will also include a sneak peek at Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight, WAM Theatre’s fall production. In keeping with WAM Theatre’s double philanthropic mission, a portion of proceeds from the box office of the fall production will be donated to an organization that benefits women and girls. The beneficiary for Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight will be announced  during the benefit. Click here for more information about the play.

Date: Sunday, June 30, 2013
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle Street, Great Barrington, MA
Tickets: $35-$50
Reservations:  413-528-0100 or www.mahaiwe.org

NOTE: No booking fees when purchased by cash or check at the Mahaiwe box office. $4 booking fee per order when booking over the phone or at box office by credit card. $7 booking fee per order booking online.

Panel subject to availability.

Proceeds from Claiming Her Place will benefit WAM Theatre’s fall production of Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight by Lauren Gunderson.