Category: Plays and Events

A Return to Live Performance – Presenting AN ILIAD

A Return to Live Performance – Presenting AN ILIAD

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |July 9, 2021

WESTON PLAYHOUSE THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS “AN ILIAD”   WESTON, VT (July 8, 2021) – Weston Playhouse Theatre Company announces a return to live performance with the first production of its 2021 season: AN ILIAD, running July 14 – August 6 under the Tent at Walker Farm.  The eternal, enchanting power of storytelling comes to life in Denis O’Hare and … Read More
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WESTON PLAYHOUSE THEATRE COMPANY REIMAGINES 84th SEASON

WESTON PLAYHOUSE THEATRE COMPANY REIMAGINES 84th SEASON

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |April 2, 2020

WESTON, VT (April 2, 2020) – Susanna Gellert, Executive Artistic Director of Weston Playhouse Theatre Company, in the wake of the ever-evolving circumstances surrounding COVID-19, announces the reimagining of the 2020 theatrical season.  Says Gellert, “COVID … Read More
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Review: INDECENT (Manchester Journal)

Review: INDECENT (Manchester Journal)

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |October 1, 2019

Theatre Review: “Indecent” By Kevin M. O’Toole In 1923, Polish playwright Sholem Asch’s first dramatic work, “The God of Vengeance,” acclaimed throughout Europe and now translated from Yiddish to English, was closed after a single Broadway performance of a watered-down version, its entire cast of actors arrested and eventually convicted … Read More
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Review: WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? (Manchester Journal)

Review: WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? (Manchester Journal)

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |August 20, 2019

Theatre Review: “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” By Kevin M. O’Toole Exiting the theatre after attending last Friday’s preview performance of Weston Playhouse Theatre Company’s production of Edward Albee’s “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?,” someone asked whether I found the work entertaining.  Certainly, sometimes one simply wishes to be entertained, … Read More
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Review: ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE (Manchester Journal)

Review: ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE (Manchester Journal)

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |August 6, 2019

Theatre Review: “Always. . . Patsy Cline” By Kevin M. O’Toole                  On March 4, 1963, country music singer Patsy Cline was killed when the private plane taking her and two other performers to a concert gig outside Camden, Tennessee crashed.  A member of the Grand Ole Opry with several … Read More
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Review: Oklahoma! (Manchester Journal)

Review: Oklahoma! (Manchester Journal)

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |July 23, 2019

Theatre Review: “Oklahoma!” By Kevin M. O’Toole In a talk immediately prior to Weston Playhouse Theatre Company’s preview performance of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!,” Director Reginald L. Douglas confessed that he had never seen another stage production of the classic musical or even viewed the popular movie version.  As a … Read More
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Review: I And You (Manchester Journal)

Review: I And You (Manchester Journal)

Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |July 10, 2019

Theatre Review: “I and You” By Kevin M. O’Toole            Weston Playhouse Theatre Company continues its summer season in its theatrical space at Walker Farm with “I and You,” playwright Lauren Gunderson’s 2014 take on two very different high school students who struggle to find a common vocabulary as they plow … Read More
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Announcing Rodgers and Hammerstein’s OKLAHOMA!

Announcing Rodgers and Hammerstein’s OKLAHOMA!

Cast and Crew, Plays and Events, Weston News |July 4, 2019

WESTON, VT (July 2, 2019) – Weston Playhouse Theatre Company presents a fresh take on the inimitable masterpiece, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s OKLAHOMA! (July 18 – August 10 | Weston Playhouse), Tues – Sat 7:30pm; Wed & Sat 2:00pm; Sun 3:00pm. On a beautiful morning in 1906, a group of … Read More
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Cast of The Fantasticks Announced

Cast of The Fantasticks Announced

Cast and Crew, Featured, Meet the Family, Plays and Events |June 10, 2019

  WESTON, VT (June 6, 2019) – Weston Playhouse Theatre Company announces the cast for their upcoming production of THE FANTASTICKS (June 20 – July 13 | Weston Playhouse), Tues – Sat 7:30pm; Wed & Sat 2:00pm; Sun 3:00pm. Actors from New York to California invite the audience to use … Read More
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New Leader, Susanna Gellert, Makes Weston Directorial Debut

New Leader, Susanna Gellert, Makes Weston Directorial Debut

Cast and Crew, Featured, Plays and Events, Weston News |May 29, 2019

NEW EXECUTIVE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, SUSANNA GELLERT,  MAKES WESTON DIRECTORIAL DEBUT WITH “THE FANTASTICKS”  New Executive Artistic Director Susanna Gellert makes her Weston directorial debut with the world’s longest-running musical, THE FANTASTICKS (June 20 – July 13 | Weston Playhouse), Tues – Sat 7:30pm; Wed & … Read More
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