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OBERON, the American Repertory Theater’s (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue on the fringe of Harvard Square, announces events to be presented at OBERON during September - October — including OBERON Presents, Visiting Artists, and Usual Suspects.
The Abbey Theatre brings its acclaimed production to Boston at the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising.
OBERON, the American Repertory Theater’s (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue, presents the second season of GLOWBERON – an acclaimed series featuring exceptional storytellers, solo performers and cabaret artists - in partnership with the Afterglow Festival, founded by Quinn Cox and John Cameron Mitchell, and based in Provincetown, MA.
For Immediate Release: August 4, 2016Contact: Ari Barbanell 617.495.2668ari_barbanell@harvard.edu OBERON ANNOUNCESAUGUST - SEPTEMBER PROGRAMMINGINCLUDINGGLOWBERON • SOUND SOCIETY Cambridge, MA – OBERON, the American Repertory Theater’s (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue on the fringe of Harvard Square, announces events to be presented at OBERON during August - September — including OBERON Presents, Visiting Artists, and Usual Suspects. In support of the A.R.T.’s...
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, 826 Boston, and Boston Public Library (BPL) announce the fourth annual WORDplay Program, a summer theater and writing intensive for Boston Public School (BPS) students entering the 8th and 9th grades in 2016. It takes place Monday through Thursday, 11:30 – 5:30pm, in the newly unveiled Kirstein Business Library and Innovation Center at the Boston Public Library’s Central Library in Copley Square, one of the centerpieces of the Library's extensive renovations.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, presents the New England premiere of Notes from the Field: Doing Time in Education; created, written, and performed by Anna Deavere Smith, with music composed and performed by Marcus Shelby, directed by Leonard Foglia.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, is actively seeking transgender actors to audition for the A.R.T. 2016/17 season production Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women, written by Paul Lucas and directed by Jo Bonney.
OBERON, the American Repertory Theater’s (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue on the fringe of Harvard Square, is seeking artistic submissions for the I.D. Festival, a series of events that explore and celebrate gender identity, opening at OBERON in January 2017 and presented in conversation with A.R.T.’s 2016/17 season production of Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women.
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) will present Open Captioned performances for the Deaf and hard of hearing, and Audio Described performances for blind and low-vision audience members for its production of IN THE BODY OF THE WORLD, created and performed by Eve Ensler and directed by Diane Paulus, playing from May 10 through May 29 at the Loeb Drama Center.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, presents the world premiere of IN THE BODY OF THE WORLD, written and performed by Eve Ensler and directed by Diane Paulus.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, announces its 2016/17 Season.
Company One Theatre (C1) and OBERON at the American Repertory Theater present We’re Gonna Die by Young Jean Lee. Performances take place April 20, 2016 through April 29, 2016 at OBERON at the American Repertory Theater
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, is pleased to announce that its production of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess won Best Direction and Best Costume Design at the NAACP Theatre Awards on March 6 in Los Angeles.
The critically acclaimed Nigerian production of HEAR WORD! Naija Women Talk True directed by Ifeoma Fafunwa will make its U.S. premiere April 15–17 at the Harvard Dance Center.
The event, which raised just shy of $1,100,000 in support of the theater’s artistic, community, and education programs, broke all fundraising records for the A.R.T.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) and OBERON are pleased to present the return of the Chicago company The Hypocrites with their version of H.M.S. PINAFORE, adapted by Sean Graney from the operetta by Gilbert & Sullivan; co-directed by Sean Graney and Thrisa Hodits. Performances run March 8 through March 20 at OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge.
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) will present Open Captioned and American Sign Language (ASL) interpreted performances for the Deaf and hard of hearing, and Audio Described performances for blind and low-vision audience members for its production of Nice Fish, playing from January 17 through February 7 at the Loeb Drama Center.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, presents the fifth offering of its 2015/16 OBERON Presents series — UBU SINGS UBU; Adapted and Co-Directed by Tony Torn, Choreographed and Co-Directed by Dan Safer and starring Tony Torn and Julie Atlas-Muz.
OBERON, the American Repertory Theater’s (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue on the fringe of Harvard Square, announces its upcoming OBERON Presents programming, including GLOWBERON, a new solo performance series in partnership with the Afterglow Festival, and the punk-rock theatrical mash-up UBU SINGS UBU starring Tony Torn and Julie Atlas Muz; as well as other events to be presented at OBERON during January and February — including Visiting Artists, Artists in Residence, and Usual Suspects.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, is pleased to present the new American play Nice Fish, conceived, written, and adapted by Mark Rylance and Louis Jenkins, and directed by Claire van Kampen.

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