A.R.T. Open House

A.R.T. Open House

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Join us at our home on Brattle Street for a peek behind the scenes of the American Repertory Theater and an afternoon of free festivities for visitors of all ages. Seasonal refreshments like hot cider will be available for purchase at the bar.

Activities will include:

  • Backstage tours and demonstrations
  • A conversation with Moby-Dick creator Dave Malloy (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812)
  • A sneak peek from the upcoming family holiday programming Thumbelina: A Little Musical
  • Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club’s production of Mamma Mia! (tickets required)
  • Fun prizes
  • And much more!

The Open House coincides with Harvard Square Business Association’s Oktoberfest. Visit its mainstage at 12PM for more A.R.T.-affiliated performances from:

Note: Traffic patterns will be altered in and around Harvard Square due to Oktoberfest. Please plan your travel accordingly.



12 – 12:45PM: Performances on the Oktoberfest mainstage

12:15PM: Backstage tour

1 – 1:30PM: A sneak peek of Thumbelina: A Little Musical

1:15PM: Backstage tour

2 – 2:40PM: A conversation with Moby-Dick creator Dave Malloy

2:15PM: Backstage tour

4PM: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club’s production of Mamma Mia! (tickets required)

Backstage tours will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited.