(BOSTON) — Single tickets to the remaining six productions of the Huntington Theatre Company’s 2013-2014 Season will go on sale to the general public at midnight on Tuesday, August 6. Single tickets to The Jungle Book, which was recently extended due to popular demand through October 13, 2013, are on sale now. The upcoming season from the recipient of the 2013 Regional Theatre Tony Award and Best of Boston 2013 winner features the return of many celebrated artists who are beloved by Boston audiences.
Tickets (starting at $25; discounts available to subscribers, members of the military, WBUR, WGBH, and the BU community, and those aged 35 and under) will be available:
- online at huntingtontheatre.org beginning at 12am;
- by phone at 617 266 0800 beginning at 12pm;
- in person at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre (264 Huntington Ave.) and the South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street) Box Offices beginning at 12pm.
The most affordable way to see Huntington productions is with a subscription. Seven-play packages including The Jungle Book are the best value and start at just $126. FlexPass packages starting with a minimum of 4 tickets that can be used for any show and never expire are also available. More information is available by phone at 617 266 0800 and online at huntingtontheatre.org/subscribe
Continuing its 31-season tradition, the Huntington will present world-class productions of new works and classics made current created by the best local and national talent in 2013-2014. The varied lineup of productions includes a sharp new work by Boston’s most recent Broadway playwright, a moving new drama, a sexy smash Broadway comedy, a contemporary comic revival, a ravishing new musical adaptation, a stirring world premiere by the Huntington’s playwright-in-residence, and a master’s classic brought to life by two outstanding interpreters of his work.
THE 2013-2014 SEASON LINEUP
Sept. 7 — Oct. 13, 2013 at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre
From the imagination of Tony Award winner Mary Zimmerman (Candide) comes a captivating new musical adaptation of a timeless favorite based on Rudyard Kipling's time-honored tales and featuring music from the classic Disney film.
Oct. 11 — Nov. 9, 2013 at South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
When burnt-out local TV newscaster Charlie Duff suddenly begins offering a prayer at the end of his nightly broadcasts, he becomes a popular and controversial figure to an expanding audience.
Nov. 15 — Dec. 15, 2013 at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre
When John interrupts his parents' pre-dinner cocktail to announce that he has written a play about them, the revelations and recriminations start to flow just as easily as the martinis in this heartfelt comedy about the ties that bind.
Jan. 3 — Feb. 2, 2014 at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre
Vanda has her eyes on the lead role in an adaptation of the classic erotic novel Venus in Fur, but her charged audition for the director becomes an electrifying game of cat and mouse that blurs the lines between fantasy & reality, seduction & power, and love & sex.
Mar. 7 — Apr. 6, 2014 at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre<
Renowned Chekhov interpreter Kate Burton and director Maria Aitken return to the Huntington to capture the humor and pathos in Chekhov's masterpiece about love, missed connections, and what it means to be an artist.
Mar. 28 — Apr. 26, 2014 at the South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
In 1890s Cuba, widowed Adela runs a pharmacy, indifferent to the mounting conflict around her. But when the rebellion comes home to Havana, she must choose between loyalty to country or to family.
May 23 — June 21, 2014 at the South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
Four Harvard intellectuals navigate the complexities of race, ambition, friendship, and the human brain in this controversial and fiercely funny new play by Huntington Playwriting Fellow Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois.
ABOUT THE HUNTINGTON THEATRE COMPANY
Recipient of the 2013 Regional Theatre Tony Award and named Best of Boston 2013 by Boston Magazine, the Huntington Theatre Company has developed into Boston’s leading theatre company since its founding in 1982. Bringing together superb local and national talent, the Huntington produces a mix of groundbreaking new works and classics made current. Led by Artistic Director Peter DuBois and Managing Director Michael Maso, the Huntington creates award-winning productions, runs nationally renowned programs in education and new play development, and serves the local theatre community through its operation of the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. The Huntington is in residence at Boston University. For more information, visit huntingtontheatre.org.