Press Releases

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 January and February 2018 — including OBERON Presents, Glowberon, and usual suspects.
Written and directed by Ifeoma Fafunwa and featuring a cast of leading actresses from the Nigerian stage and screen, the production will begin performances on Friday, January 26, and continue through Sunday, February 11, 2018 at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, in Cambridge.
The performance for adults and children ages 12 and up will be specially modified for individuals with sensory needs, including people on the autism spectrum and their families and caretakers. This expansion of the theater’s access performances, which include ASL interpreted, audio described, open captioned, and family-friendly sensory friendly performances, reflects A.R.T.’s commitment to providing quality arts experiences for all.
Following previous seasons' holiday hits James and The Giant Peach, The Pirate Princess, and The Light Princess, American Repertory Theater's Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University presents Charlotte's Web, E.B. White's beloved children's classic about friendship and loyalty.
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 December 2017 and January 2018 — including Live @ OBERON, OBERON Presents, Glowberon, and usual suspects.
Written by Kate Hamill based on the novel by Jane Austen and directed by Eric Tucker, performances of the production recognized by The New York Times as having an “audaciously high energy level” will begin on Sunday, December 10, 2017, and continue through Sunday, January 14, 2018 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 Producer Diane Borger, announces that it will present the inaugural Run AMOC! Festival, performed by the new American Modern Opera Company (AMOC) December 15 – 18, 2017.
Afterglow Festival and OBERON continues its collaborative series Glowberon at the American Repertory Theater’s second stage and club theater venue on the fringe of Harvard Square, OBERON.
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) and Carr Center for Human Rights Policy will present Resistance Mic!, a series of five intimate performances that celebrate and promote resistance, beginning in November.
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) will present a free public reading of Building the Wall by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (All the Way, The Kentucky Cycle) and directed by Ari Edelson (director of the play’s 2017 New York Premiere, artistic director of The Orchard Project).
American Repertory Theater presents Proclamation 5: True That, a performance of area high school juniors and seniors that brims with humor, movement, and most importantly, honesty while grappling with truth.
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 October and November — including A.R.T. Institute, OBERON Presents, Visiting Artists, and Usual Suspects.
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Producer Diane Borger, announces dates of accessible programming in the 2017/18 Season. American Sign Language (ASL)-interpreted, open-captioned, audio-described, and sensory-friendly performances will be offered.
The American Repertory Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training’s 2017/18 Season will include a new interpretation of a Shakespearean classic by an Obie Award-winning director; a beloved tale of friendship staged for the holiday season; an exploration of family ties by an acclaimed Boston-based playwright; a biting satire about our thirst for power; and a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about the poignancy of everyday life.
OBERON Presents the "Live @ OBERON" Music Series" line-up featuring Silkroad Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma, Session Americana, Yosvany Terry, Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards, STL GLD, and The Sweetback Sisters.
American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) and Harvard Art Museums have partnered in conjunction with the A.R.T.’s production of WARHOLCAPOTE to present a series of events highlighting the contemporary legacies of Andy Warhol and Truman Capote, including a unique encounter with Warhol screen-prints and a speaker series featuring journalists, multimedia artists, curators, and collectors.
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 and October including The Bitter Game, GLOWBERON, and Live @ OBERON.
The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) announces that Dan Butler has joined the cast of adaptor Rob Roth’s new play WARHOLCAPOTE in the role of Truman Capote.
OBERON presents The Bitter Game, a gripping story about what it means to survive while Black in America, created, written & performed by Keith A. Wallace, directed and co-created by Deborah Stein.
Singer-songwriter AJ Rafael will take over the American Repertory Theater’s Twitter and Instagram accounts on Friday, September 1, 2017, to share behind-the-scenes exclusives from his experience as one of The Kids in Burn All Night.

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