Category: Weston News

Holiday Fun for a Great Local Cause!

Holiday Fun for a Great Local Cause!

About Town, Weston News |November 29, 2016

When the turkey is all eaten, Black Friday shopping is done, and you’ve still got about 29 more days until Christmas, what else can you do to get into the holiday spirit? You could listen to Christmas songs on repeat, and you could watch The 25 Days of Christmas. Maybe … Read More
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Weston Playhouse Wraps Another “Groundbreaking” Season

Weston Playhouse Wraps Another “Groundbreaking” Season

Weston News |September 16, 2016

Last week, over 1,000 area high school students traveled to Weston Playhouse for subsidized matinee performances of Arthur Miller’s All My Sons. The final MainStage American Masters production capped a record-breaking summer season celebrating the classics and nurturing the new and brought part one of the Company’s … Read More
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Arthur Miller’s ALL MY SONS opens August 25

Arthur Miller’s ALL MY SONS opens August 25

Plays and Events, Weston News |August 18, 2016

Beginning August 25, Weston presents the pivotal play of Arthur Miller’s career and the second production of its five-year American Masters series, an initiative dedicated to bringing classics of American drama to Weston’s stage with artists of national stature. All My Sons won Miller the first Tony award ever bestowed … Read More
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Murder for Two on Weston’s Second Stage

Murder for Two on Weston’s Second Stage

Plays and Events, Weston News |August 9, 2016

Each season, Weston Playhouse Theatre Company lives up to the challenge of producing a schedule that appeals to its wide-ranging and devoted audience. Family-friendly events, blockbuster musicals, and masterworks are off-set by critically-acclaimed contemporary plays and performances. Fresh from an extended Off-Broadway run, Murder for Two is one of … Read More
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The New York Times’ David Sanger to Speak

The New York Times’ David Sanger to Speak

Weston News |August 1, 2016

SPECIAL BENEFIT EVENT. David Sanger is National Security Correspondent for The New York Times and one of the newspaper’s senior writers. He returns to Weston Playhouse for a special one-night-only lecture on August 14: “A Raucous Election. A World Afire.” $35 admission includes Sanger’s take on current events, audience q&a, and a dessert reception with an opportunity to meet, mingle, and discuss. Read More
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An Evening with Benjamin Scheuer

An Evening with Benjamin Scheuer

Weston News |July 15, 2016

Singer/Songwriter Benjamin Scheuer returns to Weston’s MainStage for a special benefit performance on Monday evening, July 25th. Scheuer is the creator and performer of the one-man show THE LION. Developed in part at a Weston Artists Retreat, THE LION won the 2015 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance when it premiered off-Broadway, where it was called “the best new musical this year” by The Huffington Post, The Stage, and Playbill. Read More
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Mamma Mia! lights up the Stage

Mamma Mia! lights up the Stage

Plays and Events, Weston News |June 28, 2016

Continuing a full tilt schedule of summer entertainment, Weston presents one of Broadway’s longest-running hits and the feel-good musical of the season! The Vermont Premiere of Mamma Mia! lights up the MainStage from August 4 through August 20. Written by Catherine Johnson, with music and lyrics by Benny Andersson, Bjorn … Read More
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Dael Orlandersmith’s FOREVER opens July 14

Dael Orlandersmith’s FOREVER opens July 14

Plays and Events, Weston News |June 27, 2016

One of America’s most highly acclaimed playwrights and actors, Dael Orlandersmith is a Pulitzer finalist, an Obie winner, and a Drama Desk nominee. In 2014, she brought her groundbreaking monologue Stoop Stories to Weston’s OtherStages. This summer she’s back with her latest tour de force, a gripping and beautiful, must-see memoir entitled Forever. Read More
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Man of La Mancha Opens June 28

Man of La Mancha Opens June 28

Weston News |June 13, 2016

We’re launching our 80th anniversary season with an epic musical adventure. MAN OF LA MANCHA begins performances on JUNE 28 with all of the fanfare one would expect from Vermont’s longest-running professional theatre company. A bold and charismatic cast comes together with a renowned creative team to present Cervantes’ legendary … Read More
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Summer Opportunities for Students

Summer Opportunities for Students

Outreach, Weston News |May 30, 2016

Weston Education Director Piper Goodeve invites area students to sign up for one or all of Weston's summer theatre adventures! Opportunities to go behind the scenes, engage with artists and actors, hone performance skills, and see summer shows for free. Join us! Read More
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