35th Anniversary Open House

10/10/2016 Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre

Part of Fenway Alliance's Opening Our Doors Day celebration

10am-11am exclusive access for subscribers only
11am-2pm open to the general public

This is your last chance to go behind the scenes of the BU Theatre as it currently exists! Activities will include special performances, backstage tours, technical demonstrations, giveaways, and more - families welcome!

  • Enjoy the view of the audience from center stage
  • Interact with our world-class staff and artists
  • Explore the production shops where our award-winning designs are brought to life
  • Decorate a hat to take home in our "Finishing the Hat" crafting corner
  • Learn more about the plans to revitalize our beautiful mainstage theatre


11am – Huntington Theatre Company season preview discussion with Managing Director Michael Maso
11:30am – Lighting demonstration with Master Electrician Kat Herzig
12pm – Special performances by Morgan Kirner and Nick Sulfaro from Sunday in the Park with George, accompanied by Dan Rodriguez.
1pm – Young artists from the Huntington’s Education programs perform monologues and poems

Behind-the-scenes tours of the BU Theatre
Go on a self-guided tour of the production shops (‘Behind the Scenery’) and costume shops (‘Garment District’). These areas of the BU Theatre are rarely open to the public!

Finish Your Hat
In honor of our production of Sunday in the Park with George and its signature song “Finishing the Hat,” guests can decorate and take home their own hat.

Costume Corner
Dress up in your favorite Huntington costume and take a photo of yourself.

Coloring Station
Help us complete Georges Seurat's masterpiece "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte."

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