Williamstown to Welcome Richard Easton, Donna McKechnie, Maura Tierney, Steven Weber

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26 May 2011

Donna McKechnie
Donna McKechnie

Tony Award winners Richard Easton and Donna McKechnie as well as Maura Tierney and Steven Weber will appear at the Williamstown Theatre Festival this summer.

Tierney ("ER," Some Girl (s)) and Weber ("Wings," "Brothers and Sisters") will star as husband and wife in Three Hotels, Jon Robin Baitz's two-hander about former Peace Corps members who sell out for corporate ambitions, which will run June 29-July 24. Tony winner Robert Falls (Desire Under the Elms, Death of a Salesman) will direct.

Oliver Goldsmith's She Stoops to Conquer will feature Tony winner Easton (Coast of Utopia, The Invention of Love), as well as Holley Fain ("Gossip Girl") and Jeremy Webb (The Glorious Ones) and the previously announced Brooks Ashmanskas, Kristine Nielsen, Jon Patrick Walker and Paxton Whitehead. Nicholas Martin will direct the July 27-Aug. 7 run.

A Chorus Line Tony winner McKechnie will star in the John Doyle production of Ten Cents A Dance, which will feature veterans from his actor-musician production of Sweeney Todd, including Diana DiMarzio and Jessica Wright. Also cast are Malcolm Gets, Lauren Molina and Jane Pfitschm. The musical celebrating the songs of Rodgers and Hart will run Aug. 11-28.



For further information on the Williamstown season, visit WilliamstownTheatreFestival.