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The Niceties
Sherlock's Last Case
Chita Rivera with Seth Rudetsky
Man in the Ring
A Doll's House, Part 2
Spamilton: An American Parody
Romeo and Juliet


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  • November 15, 2018 -

    (BOSTON) The Huntington is now accepting applications for the 2019-2021 Huntington Playwriting Fellow Cohort. To be eligible, writers must live at least nine months of each calendar year in the Greater Boston area. Applications can be submitted online and all materials must be submitted via email to no later than 11:59PM on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Early submissions are encouraged, and submissions are read roughly in the order they are received.

  • September 19, 2018 -

    BOSTON – September 19, 2018 – The colorful and complex true story of six-time world champion prizefighter Emile Griffith is told in Man in the Ring, a new play written by Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Cristofer, directed by Michael Greif, and presented by the Huntington Theatre Company from Nov. 16 to Dec. 22, 2018 at the Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts. Imbued with the warmth of Griffith’s character and the joyful music of his childhood home, Man in the Ring chronicles Griffith’s sweeping life story, from his humble beginnings in the Virgin Islands to his passionate love affairs and the tragedy that changed his life.

  • September 18, 2018 -

    BOSTON – September 18, 2018 – Three-time Tony Award-winning actress, singer, and dancer Chita Rivera performs for one night only alongside music director and host Seth Rudetsky on Saturday, October 13 at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA at 5pm and 8pm.  Produced by Mark Cortale Productions, the performance is the first in the new “Broadway @ the Huntington” series

  • September 14, 2018 -

    BOSTON – September 13, 2018 – Inspired equally by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s iconic detective and the ephemeral fog sculptures by artist Fujiko Nakaya, Huntington Playwriting Fellow Walt McGough has written Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Emerald Necklace, a series of free, downloadable original audio plays that correspond with — and play out along — the Emerald Necklace Conservancy’s free exhibition, Fog x FLO: Fujiko Nakaya on the Emerald Necklace.

  • August 27, 2018 -

    BOSTON – In the Huntington Theatre Company’s revival of Charles Marowitz’s mystery play Sherlock’s Last Case, alliances are tested, rivalries are raised from the dead, and long-simmering grudges play out in deadly ways. The beloved Sherlock Holmes, his aide de camp Dr. John Watson, and their put-upon landlady Mrs. Hudson – along with the iconic Baker Street flat – come to the Huntington Avenue Theatre Sep. 28 - Oct. 28, 2018, in a production directed by Maria Aitken.

  • July 31, 2018 -

    BOSTON – July 31, 2018 – Huntington Theatre Company will present the New England premiere of the hit musical comedy Spamilton: An American Parody at the Wimberly Theatre in the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA in Boston’s South End, from February 12 to March 10, 2019. Spamilton joins the 2018 – 2019 season as a special added event. Tickets are now on sale only to Huntington subscribers; any remaining tickets will be made available for sale to the public in December.

  • July 30, 2018 -

    BOSTON – July 30, 2018 – After developmental productions that drew high praise from prominent theatre critics, and left audiences alternately speechless and effusive, engaged and enraged, the Huntington Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Eleanor Burgess’s explosive new play, The Niceties, running August 31 to October 6 at the South End/Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts. The Huntington is pleased to produce the play in association with two other leading theatre companies. The production will move Off Broadway to Manhattan Theatre Club immediately following the Boston run, and then continue on to Princeton, NJ for performances at McCarter Theatre Center.  

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