A. R. Gurney ’52 has a play, Children, on the boards at the Williamstown Theatre Festival.
“It’s always a special pleasure for me to come back (to Williamstown),” Gurney said. “Williams was where I first discovered I wanted to be a playwright. (Stephen) Sondheim was two years ahead of me, and when he left the mantle fell on my puny shoulders. I couldn’t write a note of music, but I found people who could.”
More here on him and on his work.
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(photo credit Williamstown Theatre Festival)