Press Releases

For Immediate Release: January 4, 2011Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory Theater announcescasting of Gavin Creel in the title role ofPROMETHEUS BOUNDa world premiere musical by Steven Sater and Serj Tankian directed by Diane Paulus Cambridge, Mass — The American Repertory Theater is pleased to announce that two-time Tony-nominated actor Gavin Creel will be performing the role of Prometheus in the world premiere musical Prometheus Bound....
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 2, 2010CONTACT: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668 kati_mitchell@harvard.edu A.R.T./MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Trainingpresents Bertolt Brecht’s DRUMS IN THE NIGHTdirected by Robert ScanlanDecember 16-18Loeb Experimental Theater CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The American Repertory Theater/Moscow Art Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training presents its second production of the 2010-11 season — Drums in the Night by Bertolt Brecht, directed by Robert Scanlan,...
For Immediate Release: December 1, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory TheaterpresentsR. Buckminster Fuller: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE WHAT: The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) continues its 2010/11 Season with R. Buckminster Fuller: THE HISTORY (and Mystery) OF THE UNIVERSE, written and directed by D.W. Jacobs from the life, work, and writings of R. Buckminster Fuller. The production features Thomas Derrah as Bucky...
For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anna Fitzloffanna_fitzloff@harvard.edu617-496-2000 ext. 8906 Creative Team to Re-imagine Porgy and BessProduction to Open American Repertory Theater’s 2011-2012 Season   Cambridge, Mass — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) announced today that Artistic Director Diane Paulus, Pulitzer prize-winning writer Suzan-Lori Parks, and two-time Obie winner Diedre Murray have been chosen by the Gershwin Trusts and the Heyward Trust to re-imagine the Gershwins...
For Immediate Release October 22, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-496-2000x8841kati_mitchell@harvard.edu THE DONKEY SHOWcelebrates Halloweenon October 30th at 8:00pm and 10:30pmat OBERON WHAT: Halloween will have a special celebration at The Donkey Show, where the usual show and post-show party will also include a costume contest, with prizes for best costume, party favors and more.... WHERE: OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge WHEN: Saturday, October 30 at 8pm and 10...
For Immediate Release: October 13, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory Theaterannounces the cast and creative team forTHE BLUE FLOWERby Jim and Ruth Bauerdirected by Will Pomerantzmovement by Tom Nelismusic direction by Mark RubinsteinDecember 1 — January 8Loeb Drama Center WHAT: The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) continues its 2010/11 Season with The Blue Flower, a musical play with music, lyrics, script, and videography by Jim Bauer;...
For Immediate Release August 26, 2010 Contact: Kati Mitchell617-496-2000 x 8841kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory TheaterAnnounces Creative Teams for the 2010/11 Season Cambridge, Mass — The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.), under the Artistic Direction of Diane Paulus, is pleased to announce further details of its 2010/11 Season, beginning on August 31 with Cabaret, followed by Alice vs. Wonderland, The Blue Flower, R. Buckminster Fuller: The History (and mystery) of the...
For Immediate Release August 11, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu The A.R.T. /MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Trainingin association with the Loeb Drama Center presentsALICE vs. WONDERLANDbased on the stories of Lewis Carrollremixed by Brendan Sheadirected by János Szászfeaturing the A.R.T. Institute Class of 2011Loeb Drama CenterSeptember 18 — October 9   WHAT: The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) continues its 2010/11 Season with the A.R.T./...
For Immediate Release July 26, 2010Contact: Kati Mitchell 617-495-2668kati_mitchell@harvard.edu American Repertory Theaterannounces the cast and creative team forCABARETby Kander and Ebbdirected by Steven Bogartstarring Amanda Palmer as the Emcee "There was a cabaret, and there was a Master-of-Ceremonies and there was a city called Berlin in a country called Germany. It was the end of the world . . . and I was dancing with Sally Bowles and we were both asleep. . . . “— Cliff in...
For immediate release: June 10, 2010Contact: Jared Fine, jared_fine@harvard.edu,617 495 2668  American Repertory TheaterIs proud to announce that due to popular demandJohnny Baseballhas been extended through July 11th  “ . . . a love song to sport . . . Paulus’ production is beautifully constructed . . .Just as the Red Sox deserved a World Series win, so too does Boston deserve amusical to call its own.” - Boston Herald “Johnny Baseball is wicked fun. If you like...
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...

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