Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - September 18, 2009CONTACT: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.eduA.R.T./MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Trainingpresents Shakespeare’sThe Winter's Taledirected by David GammonsOctober 1-3Loeb Drama CenterCAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The American Repertory Theater/Moscow Art Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training presents its first production of the 2009-10 season — The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare, directed by Elliot Norton Award-winning David...
 For Immediate Release: July 23, 2009Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.eduThe American Repertory TheaterpresentsTHE DONKEY SHOWconceived by Randy Weinerdirected by Diane Paulus and Randy WeinerAugust 21 — October 31 WHAT: American Repertory Theater presents The Donkey Show, the intoxicating international sensation that takes you behind the velvet ropes into a glittered wonderland of decadence, divas, and disco, inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kati MitchellApril 15, 2009 617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.eduAmerican Repertory TheaterAnnounces Three Festivals for 2009/10 Season:Festival #1SHAKESPEARE EXPLODED!THE DONKEY SHOW • SLEEP NO MORE • BEST OF BOTH WORLDSFestival #2AMERICA: BOOM, BUST, AND BASEBALLGATZ: PARTS 1&2 • PARADISE LOST • JOHNNY BASEBALLEmerging America Festival New Artistic Director • New Initiatives • New Pricing“For me, the heart of the theater is what happens between the...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   January 22, 2009Contact: Kati Mitchell  617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.edu A.R.T Director Diane Paulus’s production ofLost HighwayWins South Bank Show Award in England Cambridge, MA — The South Bank Show Award-winners for outstanding achievement during 2008 include A.R.T. Artistic Director Diane Paulus’s production of Lost Highway, a new opera based on the film by David Lynch.  The world premiere production at the English National...
Contact: Katalin Mitchell617-495-2668 - kati_mitchell@harvard.eduMay 16, 2008Diane Paulus Appointed Artistic Director of the American Repertory Theater Cambridge, Mass — Harvard University and the American Repertory Theatre (A.R.T.) announced today the appointment of Diane Paulus as Artistic Director. She will be the third artistic leader of the A.R.T., following founding director Robert Brustein (1980 – 2002) and Robert Woodruff (2002 – 2007). Ms. Paulus is a critically acclaimed director...
Complete Casting Announced and Rehearsals Begin for the World Premiere Musical WAITRESS
For Immediate Release: December 12, 2013Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.edu  American Repertory Theater Announces Schedule and Teams for American Sign Language Interpreted and Audio Described Performancesof The Heart of Robin Hood  Cambridge, Mass —American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) has scheduled American Sign Language (ASL) interpreted performances and Audio Described performances for blind and low-visioned audience for its production of The...
The 2015/16 OBERON Presents Series to Include Dave Malloy’s Ghost Quartet, Kansas City Choir Boy Featuring Todd Almond and Courtney Love, Tony Torn in Ubu Sings Ubu, Young Jean Lee’s We’re Gonna Die, and More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 27, 2013Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu  AMERICAN REPERTORY THEATER AWARDED $1,000,000FROM DORIS DUKE CHARITABLE FOUNDATION  Cambridge, November 27, 2013 — The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) announced Tuesday that the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University is one of five arts organizations that will receive funding to help further development of its long-term capacity to respond to...
For Immediate Release: August 22 2014Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory Theater and OBERON PresentExciting Fall Programming for October and NovemberPOOL (NO WATER) • SHIDA • RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD  Cambridge, Mass. — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to announce fall programming at OBERON, featuring limited engagements of exciting work by groundbreaking artists.  The lineup for October and November includes POOL...
 For Immediate Release: July 3, 2013Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668Kati_Mitchell@harvard.edu  A.R.T. and The National Civil War Project presentThe Proclamation ProjectDirected by Shira MilikowskyThe Strand Theatre, DorchesterJuly 12, 2013OBERONJuly 13, 2013 Cambridge, MA — As part of the National Civil War Project, the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) presents The Proclamation Project, directed by Shira Milikowsky, on Friday, July 12 at 7 p.m. at the historic Strand...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 7,  2014Contact: Kati Mitchell 617.495.2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu A.R.T. and 826 BostonAnnounceSUMMER THEATER AND WRITING CAMPJuly 14 — August 15  Cambridge, MA — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) and 826 Boston announce the second annual Free Summer Theater and Writing Camp for children ages 11-16. Eighteen students have been chosen by lottery to participate in a five-week free Camp from July 14 through August 15.  It takes place...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 3, 2013Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668Kati_Mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory Theater Hosts Food Drive During the Holiday Run ofTHE HEART OF ROBIN HOODat the Loeb Drama Center Cambridge, MA — This holiday season, the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard continues its partnership with the Greater Boston Food Bank by hosting a major food drive alongside its production of The Heart of Robin Hood.   The story of The Heart of...
OBERON PresentsGHOST QUARTETSeptember 9-12OBERON Cambridge, Mass — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus, presents the first offering of its 2015/16 OBERON Presents series — GHOST QUARTET, with Music, Lyrics, & Text by Dave Malloy, Developed & Arranged by Ghost Quartet, and Directed by Annie Tippe. Performances run September 9, 10, and 11 at 7:...
Created by Rachel Chavkin, Libby King, Jake Margolin, and Kristen Sieh with Matt Hubbs, Andrew Schneider, and Nick Vaughan Directed by Rachel Chavkin May 6-29 OBERON
THE A.R.T. OF HUMAN RIGHTS A new collaboration between the American Repertory Theater and the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard University

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