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PHOTO LIBRARY

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

 

Photos of the Huntington Avenue Theatre
Photos of Huntington Theatre Company Leadership

 

2018-2019 PRESS RELEASES

  • April 10, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – April 10, 2019 – Huntington Theatre Company Board Chairman David Epstein, Education Committee Chair Betsy Banks Epstein, and Norma Jean Calderwood Artistic Director Peter DuBois will be honored with the Wimberly Award at the 2019 Spotlight Spectacular on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 6pm at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts. The Spotlight Spectacular co-chairs are Cokie and Lee Perry and Linda and Daniel Waintrup.   

  • March 26, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – March 26, 2019 – Huntington Theatre Company Artistic Director Peter DuBois and Managing Director Michael Maso announce the lineup of their 2019-2020 season, featuring three world premieres, a Pulitzer Prize-winning play, a classic Tony Award-winning comedy by one of the world’s most celebrated playwrights, and two adaptations of powerful literary works.  

  • March 18, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – March 18, 2019 – Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel’s “superbly realized, remarkably powerful new play” (The New York Times), Indecent, will make its Boston premiere featuring the Tony Award-winning direction by Rebecca Taichman, a seasoned Broadway design team and many members of the original Broadway cast. Presented by Huntington Theatre Company in a co-production with Center Theatre Group, Boston audiences will have the rare opportunity to experience this fully remounted Broadway production at the Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Avenue Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue, Boston). Performances begin April 26 and will run through May 25. Tickets are on sale now to the general public.

  • March 12, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – March 12, 2019 –  The Huntington Theatre Company’s 2019 Breaking Ground festival of new plays will be held April 12 – 14, 2019 at the Huntington’s home for new work, the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. The festival is a vital part of the Huntington’s new play development efforts and highlights the work of locally-based Huntington Playwriting Fellows and national writers in partnership with the Huntington.Over the last decade, Breaking Ground plays have gone on to appear at the Huntington as well as theatres in Boston, across the country, and internationally. 

  • January 24, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – January 24, 2019 –  William Shakespeare’s enduring romantic tragedy, Romeo and Juliet comes to the Huntington Theatre Company as a thrillingly modern event helmed by Artistic Director Peter DuBois. Performances begin March 1 at the Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Avenue Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue, Boston) and will run through March 31. Tickets are now on sale to the general public. 

  • January 22, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – January 22, 2019 –  Huntington Theatre Company has announced the extension of the Boston engagement of the acclaimed musical comedy, Spamilton: An American Parody. Due to high ticket demand, the “smart, silly and convulsively funny” (New York Times) parody of the hit Broadway phenomenon, originally slated to shutter on March 10, will now run at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA from February 12 through April 7, 2019.

  • January 18, 2019 -

    BOSTON – January 18, 2019 –  Huntington Theatre Company is now offering free tickets to performances of A Doll’s House, Part 2 for furloughed government workers. A Doll’s House, Part 2 is now playing at the Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Avenue Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue, Boston) in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Written by Tony Award nominee Lucas Hnath and directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters, performances will run through February 3.

  • January 3, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – January 3, 2019 – Huntington Theatre Company will present the North American tour of the acclaimed musical comedy, Spamilton: An American Parody from February 12 through March 10, 2019 at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. The tour launched at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH on December 20, 2018 and is now on tour across the country, playing ten multi-week engagements in its first season.

  • January 2, 2019 -

    BOSTON, MA – January 2, 2019 – Michael Maso, Managing Director of the Huntington Theatre Company (Peter DuBois, Artistic Director; Michael Maso, Managing Director) has announced that Anne Rippey will join the company as Director of Marketing on January 2, 2019. Bringing a successful track record of theatrical marketing on a national scale, Rippey will lead the Huntington’s marketing and branding initiatives, including all sales and audience development campaigns, and will be central to the reintroduction of the soon-to-be-renovated and expanded Huntington Avenue Theatre. Rippey’s appointment is the culmination of a national search conducted on the Huntington’s behalf by arts marketing consultant Tom O’Connor, following the appointment of former Director of Marketing Temple Gill to the newly created post of Director of Public Affairs & Strategic Partnerships.

  • December 19, 2018 -

    BOSTON, MA – December 19, 2018 – WBUR, Boston’s NPR news station, and The New York Times, in partnership with the Huntington Theatre Company, are celebrating Valentine’s Day with a special live performance of Modern Love: The Podcast. Hosted by Meghna Chakrabarti (host of Modern Love: The Podcast as well as NPR & WBUR’s On Point) with Daniel Jones (editor of the NYT “Modern Love” column), the event will be a live recording of the hit podcast featuring three Modern Love essays read by top actors from stage and screen. It will also feature a live musical performance. Modern Love Live will take place on Sat., Feb. 16, 2019 at 8 p.m. at the Huntington Avenue Theatre, 264 Huntington Ave. Tickets go on sale to the general public Thursday, Dec. 20. Prices start at $25.

  • December 13, 2018 -

    BOSTON – December 13, 2018 – Two-time Tony Award-winning actress Christine Ebersole performs at the Huntington Theatre Company for one night only alongside SIRIUS/XM Radio star Seth Rudetsky as music director and host on Saturday, January 26 at the Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts. Performance times are 5pm and 8pm. Produced by Mark Cortale Productions, the performance is the second installment of the new “Broadway @ the Huntington” series which brings Boston audiences up close and personal with Broadway artists.

  • December 12, 2018 -

    BOSTON – December 12, 2018 – The 2017 Tony Award nominee for Best Play and the most-produced play of the 2018-2019 season, A Doll’s House, Part 2 makes its Boston debut at the Huntington Theatre Company at the Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Avenue Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue, Boston) in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Written by Tony Award nominee Lucas Hnath and directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters, performances will run January 4 through February 3. The press opening will be Wednesday, January 9 at 7pm

  • 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 submissions@huntingtontheatre.org 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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