UPDATE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Williamstown Theatre Festival will not be able to move forward with the 2020 summer season as planned. In lieu of in-person performances, the Festival will produce the 2020 season on Audible’s streaming platform. Click here for more information about the 2020 Williamstown Theatre Festival season on Audible.


This summer, Audra McDonald returns to the Williamstown Theatre Festival to star in Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire.

Directed by Robert O’Hara, the American classic features Audra in her role debut of Blanche DuBois alongside Carla Gugino as Stella and Bobby Cannavale as Stanley in this story of an emotionally charged relationship between two sisters. Haunted by a troubled past, Blanche seeks refuge with Stella and Stanley in New Orleans, where she wrestles with the nature of her sister’s husband, her sister’s denial, and her own tumultuous mind.

Performances run from June 30-July 19 on the festival’s Main Stage in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Click here for tickets.