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1776 The Musical

In this musical revival, John Adams attempts to persuade the Continental Congress to vote for American Independence. But how much is he willing to compromise in pursuit of freedom? And who does that freedom belong to?

  • May 17 - Jul 24
  • Loeb Drama Center
Jane Kamensky, Annette Gordon-Reed, and Timothy Patrick McCarthy

Living Revolution

Civically Speaking

What did it mean to live during the American Revolution if you weren’t a “Founding Father”? Hear from Harvard scholars Jane Kamensky, Annette Gordon-Reed, and host Timothy Patrick McCarthy about the Revolutionary experience.

  • Jun 29 7PM ET
  • Virtual Event
Two people at the beach laugh and enjoy burnt marshmallows.

Celebrating Our Future

Declaration Reclamation

An in-person, outdoor gathering to honor our collective histories and come together in celebration of a reimagined future.

  • Jul 23 12:15PM ET
  • Spectacle Island
Four performers looking out over LA with a fifth looking to camera in spotlight.

Called “a riot,” “a revolution,” and “a social explosion,” the events that followed the police officers’ acquittal in Rodney King’s police brutality case drew worldwide attention—and inspired Anna Deavere Smith to dissect the anatomy of the civil unrest.

  • Aug 28 - Sep 23
  • Loeb Drama Center
Hiran Abeysekera (Pi) and Richard Parker (the Tiger) in Life of Pi.

Winner of 5 2022 Olivier Awards including Best New Play, this highly imaginative theatrical adaptation brings one of the most beloved works of fiction to the stage to tell its epic story of endurance and hope.

  • Dec 4 - Jan 29, 2023
  • Loeb Drama Center
Woman in red dress sits atop a bar laughing with a scotch glass in hand.

Critically acclaimed and multi award-winning best-selling author Zadie Smith transforms an excerpt from Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales into the unbelievable—and unforgettable.

  • Feb 25 - Mar 18, 2023
  • Loeb Drama Center