Press Releases

2017 PRESS RELEASES

11/7/17 WAM Theatre Donates $9,000 to Soldier On Women’s Program

10/18/17 Post-Show Conversation Series Announced for WAM Theatre’s The Last Wife

10/18/17 Berkshire Leadership Summit Announces Keynote Speaker and Presenters

9/21/17 WAM Theatre Announces Attendees for October’s Berkshire Leadership Summit

9/7/17 Tickets Now On Sale for WAM Theatre Production of The Last Wife

7/26/17 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for August 1 Reading Hosted by Williamstown Theatre Festival

7/13/17 WAM Theatre Announces  Cast and Beneficiary for Fall Mainstage Production

6/6/17 Williamstown Theatre Festival Hosts WAM Theatre Fresh Takes Reading August 1

5/23/17 WAM Theatre Fresh Takes Play Reading of The Droll Set for June 4

5/8/17 WAM Theatre Enlists Community to Support Leadership Summit Scholarships

4/20/17 WAM Theatre Fresh Takes Play Reading of Really Set for May 7

4/18/17 WAM Theatre Announces Auditions for Fall Production: The Last Wife by Kate Hennig

4/17/17 WAM Theatre “Emilie…” Remount Donates $2,500 to Flying Cloud Institute

4/5/17 WAM Theatre Offers Two Productions This Weekend EMILIE closing weekend / WAM Education performs a free show

3/28/17 WAM Theatre Announces Limited-Run Remount of “Emilie…”

2/28/17 WAM Theatre Announces 2017 Season Highlights

2/24/17 WAM Theatre Announces First 2017 Fresh Takes Play Reading March 12

1/31/17 WAM Theatre Girls Ensemble Presents What’s That Sound? February 17

1/24/17 Call for Submissions Now Open For WAM Theatre’s Fresh Takes Play Reading Series

1/23/17 WAM Theatre Announces Collaboration with Arizona’s  Bridge Initiative New Work Contest Winner to Get Reading March 12

1/12/17 Berkshire Area Event in Solidarity with January 21 Women’s March on Washington

2016 PRESS RELEASES

12/29/16 WAM THEATRE RECEIVES TWO GRANTS

12/26/16  WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES SECOND ROUND OF GIRLS ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS EXCITING TRAVEL OPPORTUNITY FOR PARTICIPANTS

11/22/16 WAM Theatre Honored as Outstanding Philanthropic Corporation

11/3/16 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES GIRLS ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS FOR GIRLS AGED 13-18

10/31/16 WAM Theatre Announces Summit for Aspiring Women Theatre Leaders Berkshire Leadership Summit Set for October 2017

10/25/16 WAM Theatre Makes Record Donation $9,000 Split Between Berkshire Immigrant Center & Suzi Banks Baum

10/7/16 WAM Theatre Announces Spring 2017 Limited-Run Remount of “Emilie…”

9/21/16 WAM Theatre Announces Audience Enrichment Offerings for Bakelite Masterpiece

9/12/16 WAM Theatre Thrilled by Recent Grants and Nominations

8/30/16 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for Fresh Takes Reading of “Grand Concourse”

8/3/16 WAM Theatre August Theatre Workshop for Girls at IS183

8/2/16 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for Fresh Takes Reading of “Samsara”

7/20/16 WAM Theatre Announces Beneficiaries for Fall Mainstage Production Tickets now on sale

7/19/16 WAM Theatre and Chester Theatre Company Partner for “Revolutionary” Free Event Reading of Lauren Gunderson’s The Revolutionists July 28 at 2:00 p.m.

7/5/16 WAM Theatre Announces Benefit Night at Hilltop Orchards July 14

5/31/16 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for Fresh Takes Reading of “The Oregon Trail”

5/25/16 WAM Theatre Announces Benefit Night at Hilltop Orchards July 14

4/28/16 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for Fresh Takes Reading of “Photograph 51”

4/26/16 WAM Theatre Inaugural Girls Ensemble Presents “Miss Labeled” May 11 in Lee

3/30/16 WAM Theatre April Vacation Camp for Girls at IS183

3/29/16 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for first Fresh Takes Reading of “The Last Wife”

3/22/16 WAM Theatre Brings the 24 Hour Theatre Project to UAlbany April 2

3/9/16 WAM Theatre Announces Special Collaboration with Rachel Siegel Work-in-Progress Showing March 18-20 at The Unicorn Theatre

3/1/16 WAM Theatre Announces Third Series of Fresh Takes Play Readings Call for Actor Submissions Now Open

2/23/16 WAM Theatre Announces 2016 Season Highlights

2/23/16 WAM Theatre Continues to Expand Education Offerings in 2016

1/19/16 Facing Our Truth – A Collection of One-Acts Inspired by the Trayvon Martin Case exploring race and privilege February 6th at 7:30PM at The Colonial Theatre

2015 PRESS RELEASES

12/1/15 WAM Theatre’s New Girls Ensemble Performs Original Work December 11

11/16/15 Only One More Weekend to Catch WAM Theatre’s Crowd-Pleasing Holy Laughter

10/26/15 WAM Theatre’s fall production of Holy Laughter opens this week

10/19/15 WAM Theatre Announces Audience Enrichment Events for Holy Laughter

10/3/2015 WAM Theatre Wraps Up Second Successful Fresh Takes Series Tickets now on sale for Holy Laughter October 29-November 22

9/28/15 WAM Theatre Announces Beneficiaries for Fall Mainstage Production Tickets now on sale

8/31/15 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS FOR GIRLS AGES 14-19 for Inaugural Session of New Girls Ensemble

8/26/15 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES CASTING FOR FINAL 2015 FRESH TAKES READING for Lucy Prebble’s “The Effect” on September 13

7/20/15 WAM Theatre Announces Beneficiaries for Fall Mainstage Production – Tickets now on sale

6/29/15 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for Fall Mainstage Production Holy Laughter by Catherine Trieschmann Sneak peak will be seen at July 15 benefit

5/26/15 JAYNE ATKINSON TO DIRECT WAM THEATRE’S NEXT PLAY READING Jacqueline E. Lawton’s Noms de Guerre Opens Pre-Season for Lift Ev’ry Voice Festival

5/18/15 WAM Theatre Announces Starry Benefit Night at Hilltop Orchards July 15

5/4/15 WAM Theatre announces fall mainstage production: Holy Laughter by Catherine Trieschmann

4/28/15 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES CASTING for Meg Miroshnik’s The Tall Girls, next in Fresh Takes play reading series

4/19/15 Seeking Hosts for 100 Dinners

4/6/15 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES CASTING for Moira Buffini’s Silence, the first Fresh Takes play reading of 2015

3/17/15 WAM Theatre Announces Second Series of Fresh Takes Staged Readings

3/5/15 Call for Actor Submissions Now Open For WAM Theatre’s Fresh Takes Play Reading Series

2/24/15 WAM Theatre Announces 2015 Season Highlights

1/26/15 WAM Theatre Brings 2013 Hit Emilie… Back for a Three Night Tour in February

2014 PRESS RELEASES

12/8/14 WAM Concludes 5th Season w/ Sold Out Run of “In Darfur”

10/31/14 Press Alert: Two Matinees Added & Theo Padnos in NY Times Magazine

“In Darfur” Fact Sheet

10/23/14 WAM Announces Audience Engagement Series for “In Darfur”

10/14/14 Previews Begin October 30 for “In Darfur”

10/7/14 Cast Announced for “In Darfur”

9/11/14 Tickets Now on Sale for “In Darfur”

9/8/14 WAM Announces Casting for Waxworks

8/18/14 Marsha Norman and Sarah LaDuke to Host Changemakers

8/13/14 Stop the Presses Marsha Norman and Sarah LaDuke to Co-Host Changemakers

8/11/14 WAM Annouces Casting for Seven Lonely Mammoths…

8/11/14 WAM Theatre Announces In Darfur Open Auditions

8/6/14 WAM Theatre announces fall production In Darfur by Winter Miller

8/4/14 WAM Theatre Announces Casting for Seven Lonely Mammoths…

6/24/14 Jayne Atkinson to Host WAM Theatre Benefit Change Makers

5/12/14 WAM Announces Casting for All-Female Measure for Measure

4/7/14 WAM Announces Casting for for Jessica Swales BLUE STOCKINGS

3/24/14 Jayne Atkinson and Susan Rose bring Motherhood Out Loud to the Berkshires

3/3/14 CALL FOR ACTOR SUBMISSIONS for FRESH TAKES READING SERIES

2/24/14 WAM Theatre Announces 2014 Season Highlights

2013 PRESS RELEASES

12/2/13 WAM Theatre ends year with sold out houses and $3400 donation to Emilie beneficiary

11/14/13 WAM Theatre Releases Limited Number of Tickets for Matinee Performances

10/28/13 WAM Theatre Announces ASL Interpreted Performance and Talkbacks for Emilie

9/16/13 WAM launches Education Outreach Programs

9/9/13 WAM Theatre Announces Northeast Regional Premiere of Emilie

8/1/13 50+ THEATRE COMPANIES UNITE FOR GREATER BOSTON THEATRE EXPO 2013

6/16/13 WAM Theatre Benefit to be hosted by Jayne Atkinson at the Mahaiwe

6/3/13 WAM announces benefit at Mahaiwe, hosted by Jayne Atkinson

5/20/13 WAM Theatre Benefit to be hosted by Jayne Atkinson at the Mahaiwe

5/10/13 3rd Annual Berkshires Capital Region 24hr Theatre Project

5/6/13 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS FOR FALL PRODUCTION

4/22/13 WAM Theatre and The Mop & Bucket Improv Company Present the 3rd Annual 24hr Berkshire Capital Region Theatre Project

4/20/13 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES NORTHEAST REGIONAL PREMIERE AS FALL PRODUCTION

4/1/13 WAM co-produces 3rd Annual Berkshire/Capital Region 24hr Project with MOPCO

2/25/13 WAM co-hosts ‘Half the Sky’ screening with Sisters for Peace at Berkshire Festival of Women Writers

2/18/13 50+ Artists announced for WAM MOPCO 24hr Theatre Project-May 18 at Proctors

1/21/13 BERKSHIRE COUNTY JOINS ONE BILLION RISING ON FEBRUARY 14, 2013

1/16/13 ALCHEMY INITIATIVE AND WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCE 10x10on10

2012 PRESS RELEASES

12/10/12 WAM ends 2012 on a high with record $2400 donation to Beneficiary of World Premiere

10/15/12 WAM Theatre’s World Premiere of The Old Mezzo performs for two more weekends

10/8/12 WAM Theatre’s World Premiere of The Old Mezzo Opens Saturday, October 13

9/28/12 New Talkback with Shout Out Loud Productions announced for The Old Mezzo

9/20/12 Talkbacks and 2 for 1 movie theatre deals all part of WAM Theatre’s World Premiere of The Old Mezzo

8/19/12 Tickets now on sale for WAM Theatre’s The Old Mezzo

8/6/12 WAM Theatre creates like-unlike at WordXWord Festival

7/23/12 Beneficiary announced for World Premiere of ‘The Old Mezzo

7/11/12 WAM Theatre holds Summer Stratford Workshop on July 22

7/9/12 WAM Theatre welcomes Ashley Berridge as new Board President

6/8/12 WAM Theatre company in residence at WordxWord Festival creating ‘like/unlike’

6/6/12 WAM Theatre holds Summer Stratford Theatre Workshop

4/9/12 2nd 24hr Berkshires Capital Region Theatre Project: Ultimate Collaboration Across State Lines

4/2/12 2nd 24hr Berkshires Capital Region Theatre Project

3/26/12 2nd 24hr Berkshires Capital Region Theatre Project: Three weeks until Unique SWAN Day Collaboration Across State Lines

3/6/12 2nd 24hr Berkshires Capital Region Theatre Project: Announcing the 2012 Ensemble

2/7/12 WAM Theatre announces 2012 season plus AD goes to Stratford

1/10/12 Call for Submissions-WAM MOPCO 2012 24hr Berkshires Capital Region Theatre Project

2011 PRESS RELEASES

12/16/11 WAM Theatre donates $1750 to Berkshire United Way’s Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative

11/14/11 One more weekend left to catch WAM Theatres Production of The Attic The Pearls and Three Fine Girls

11/7/11 Two more weekends for WAM Theatres Production of The Attic The Pearls and Three Fine Girls

10/31/11 WAM Theatre Presents The Attic, The Pearls and Three Fine Girls

9/28/11 Pre-Booking Incentive for WAM Theatres November Production

8/24/11 WAM Theatre is holding auditions for ‘The Attic, The Pearls and Three Fine Girls

8/15/11 One week till WAM Theatres exciting Theatresports Tournament REMATCH

8/8/11 WAM Theatres Theatresports Tournament REMATCH Fundraiser

7/19/11 MOPCO RBIT face off again in a WAM Theatre Fundraiser

5/9/11 WAM Theatre and Storefront Artist Project Present O Solo Mama Mia Festival

5/2/11 WAM Theatre Presents The O Solo Mama Mia Festival

4/11/11 WAM Theatre Presents O Solo Mama Mia to benefit community midwife program

4/6/11 WAM Theatre and Storefront Artist Project Present The O Solo Mama Mia Festival

3/26/11 WAM Theatre co-produces inaugural 24hr Berkshires/Capital Region Theatre Project

3/14/11 WAM Theatre performance to benefit Berkshire Women for Women Worldwide

1/31/11 WAM Theatre announces Spring 2011 Events

2010 PRESS RELEASES

11/30/10 WAM Theatre announces donation of $1500 to Women’s Fund of Western MA

11/15/10 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES CAST and CREATIVE TEAM FOR SARAH RUHLS MELANCHOLY PLAY

10/28/10 WAM THEATRE ANNOUNCES THE CAST FOR SARAH RUHLS MELANCHOLY PLAY

10/27/10 WAM THEATRE EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS WITH KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN

10/10/10 WAM THEATRE PRESENTS SARAH RUHL’S MELANCHOLY PLAY NOVEMBER 12-21

8/13/10 WAM Theatre is holding auditions for Sarah Ruhls Melancholy Play

8/10/10 WAM Theatre launches Kickstarter Campaign to raise funds for Melancholy Play

7/19/10 Three Celebrity Berkshire Judges Announced

7/5/10 Theatresports Improvisation Tournament