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Boston Globe: Natural world looms large in ART’s ‘The Heart of Robin Hood’
For someone who claims he never really liked theater, Gisli Örn Gardarsson certainly knows how to turn a rehearsal room into a fabulous playground. Actors hang upside down from high ropes, performing feats not meant for the acrophobic. The Icelandic director is here re-creating his production of “The Heart of Robin Hood” at the American Repertory Theater, and he has a mischievous glint in his eye as he talks about elves and circus tricks and his unlikely affection for a certain crashing chandelier.
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Awards A.R.T. for Track Record of Adaptability
Big news for the American Repertory Theater: The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has announced a grant of $1 million to the Cambridge theater. The ART was one of five arts organizations nationwide to receive a grant designed to recognize innovation and help groups adapt to changing conditions.
A.R.T. production of ALL THE WAY will play at The Neil Simon Theatre
Cambridge, MA — Producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel and Louise Gund announced today that the American Repertory Theater and Oregon Shakespeare Festival production of ALL THE WAY, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan’s new play that stars three-time Emmy Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston ("Breaking Bad") as President Lyndon B. Johnson, will play The Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street) for a limited run only.