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Patrice Naiambana and Ekow Quartey in Barber Shop Chronicles.

Finding bravado, and vulnerability, in barber shop masculinity. By Ifeoma Fafunwa.

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Maynard Eziashi in Barber Shop Chronicles.

Dr. Hakim Adi, scholar of the African Diaspora, on the histories of migration informing Barber Shop Chronicles

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Matthew Aucoin and Conor Hanick in Cage Match at the 2017 Run AMOC! Festival.

An exceptionally talented group of young artists is rethinking opera for the twenty-first century.

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Pippin, Cabaret, Jagged Little Pill, and The Blue Flower

Over the past ten seasons, the American Repertory Theater has produced more than thirty musicals and music theater pieces.

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Taja Lindley: The Bag Lady Manifesta

Taja Lindley speaks about the materials and ideas at the center of her piece.

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Company members Bryonha Marie Parham, Melody A. Betts, and Mj Rodriguez in rehearsal for ExtraOrdinary.

“The show is not just a cabaret, and it’s not just a trip down memory lane. It’s pulling together seven performers who have a history with our theater to dig into the power of musicals.”

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Lance Horne

“‘Scrapbook’ is a beautiful way of saying it, looking over the last ten years of productions — memorable moments, memorable performers, and thanking the audience for being there.”

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Dick Scanlon, Diane Paulus, Lance Horne, and Abbey O’Brien in rehearsal for ExtraOrdinary.

“I love to work in the musical theater form. So when I was thinking about what to direct for my 10th-anniversary season ... Diane Borger suggested we instead do a show celebrating a decade of musical theater at the A.R.T.”

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The cast of The Black Clown.

PURE POETRY! An exceptional all-black ensemble…spun, stomped, and soared through songs of joy, grief, and rage.

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