Press Releases

Contact: Kati Mitchell617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.eduFor release on Friday, May 7, 2010American Repertory TheaterAnnounces its 2010/11 Season:CABARET • ALICE vs. WONDERLAND • THE BLUE FLOWERR. BUCKMINSTER FULLER: THE HISTORY (AND MYSTERY)OF THE UNIVERSE • AJAX • PROMETHEUS BOUND •DEATH AND THE POWERSPLUS2nd Emerging America FestivalThe Donkey ShowCambridge, Mass — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.), under the Artistic Direction of Diane Paulus, is pleased to announce its 2010/11...
For Immediate Release May 3, 2010Contacts:A.R.T.: Kati Mitchell, Director of Press and Public Relationskati_mitchell@harvard.eduHuntington Theatre Company: Temple Gill, Director of Marketingtgill@huntingtontheatre.bu.eduICA: Colette Randall, Communications Managercrandall@icaboston.orgAmerican Repertory Theater (A.R.T.),Huntington Theatre Company, and the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA)announce further details forCambridge/Boston festival celebrating contemporary American Theater...
For Immediate Release April 9, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell, 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.eduAmerican Repertory Theaterannounces the cast and creative team forthe world premiere of  Johnny Baseballby Robert Reale, Willie Reale, and Richard Dresserdirected by Diane PaulusMay 16 — June 27, 2010Loeb Drama Center Cambridge, Mass.  The American Repertory Theater is pleased to announce the cast for Johnny Baseball, a world premiere musical about the Red Sox, with music by Robert...
For immediate release March 16, 2010CONTACT: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.eduAmerican Repertory Theater announces two new executive appointmentsCAMBRIDGE, Mass.  Two prominent theater producers, one from London’s famed Royal Court Theatre and one from Broadway and Broadway Across America, have been named to new leadership posts at American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) by Artistic Director/CEO Diane Paulus. Last fall, Paulus created two new senior level positions;...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  March 6, 2010
CONTACT: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668A.R.T./MXATInstitute for Advanced Theater Training 
presents
Thornton Wilder’s
 THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH
 directed by Scott Zigler
March 19-27 
OBERON
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The American Repertory Theater/Moscow Art Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training presents The Skin of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder, directed by Scott Zigler, and performed by the Institute Class of 2010. The production is presented at OBERON, 2...
For Immediate release, February 26, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668 kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory Theaterpresentsthe world premiere ofJohnny Baseballby Robert Reale, Willie Reale, and Richard Dresserdirected by Diane PaulusMay 16 — June 27, 2010Loeb Drama Center WHAT: — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is proud to present the world premiere of Johnny Baseball, the new musical about the Red Sox, with music by Robert Reale, lyrics by Willie Reale, book by...
For Immediate Release February 1, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory TheaterpresentsClifford Odets’s dramaParadise Lostdirected by Daniel FishFebruary 27 — March 20, 2010Loeb Drama Center“It is my hope that when people see Paradise Lost they’re going to be glad they’re alive.  And I hope that after they’ve seen it, they’ll turn to strangers sitting next to them and say ‘hello’.” — Clifford OdetsWHAT: The American Repertory Theater (A.R....
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 16, 2009CONTACT: Kati Mitchellkati_mitchell@harvard.edu or 617.495.2668 “BOSTON HAS NEVER SEEN ANYTHING QUITE LIKE SLEEP NO MORE” — Ed Siegel, Boston Globe Magazine EXTENDED BY POPULAR DEMAND- 16 PERFORMANCES ONLY - American Repertory Theater and PunchdrunkSleep No MoreDirected and Devised by Felix Barrett and Maxine Doyle with the Companynew performances January 14 — February 7, 2010 AFTER 13 WEEKS OF SOLD-OUT PERFORMANCES, AMERICAN REPERTORY...
For Immediate Release: December 10, 2009Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.edu The American Repertory Theaterextends the run ofTHE DONKEY SHOWconceived by Randy Weinerdirected by Diane Paulus and Randy Weinerat OBERONtickets now on sale through the summer  "Riveting . . . so visceral that words seem almost beside the point. Paulus is off to a strong start at A.R.T.". - The Boston Globe". . . the most alive, immersive piece of theater I've ever been...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 7, 2009CONTACT: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu   American Repertory TheaterpresentsGatzby Elevator Repair Servicedirected by John CollinsJanuary 7 – February 7, 2010 Loeb Stage “James Gatz — that was really, or at least legally, his name.” – Chapter 6, The Great GatsbyWHAT: The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) presents Gatz, the critically acclaimed international touring production by Elevator Repair Service directed by ERS...
October 22, 2009Contact: Kati Mitchell 617.496.2000 x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.eduAmerican Repertory TheaterpresentsBest of Both WorldsBook & lyrics by Randy WeinerMusic by Diedre MurrayCo-written and directed by Diane PaulusNovember 21, 2009 — January 3, 2010Loeb Stage WHAT: The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to present Best of Both Worlds, a holiday musical for the whole family. Bursting with the sounds of R&B and gospel, Best of Both Worlds features book and...
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...
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: 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: 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...

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