Category: Huntington Theatre Company

Lopez’s ‘Yerma’ opens tonight

June 12th, 2019 in Alums, Blog, Huntington Theatre Company, Melinda Lopez, new plays

Congratulations to Melinda Lopez and Huntington Theatre Company on this opening night of Yermawhich runs through June 30!

‘Mala’ at Huntington Theatre

January 6th, 2018 in Alums, Blog, Huntington Theatre Company, Melinda Lopez, new plays


Playwright alum/adjunct assistant professor Melinda Lopez's Mala plays at Huntington Theatre Company until Feb. 4. Happy opening!

Halberstadt named HPF

September 25th, 2017 in Alums, Blog, Huntington Theatre Company, MJ Halberstadt


Playwright alum MJ Halberstadt has been selected to join the new cohort of Huntington Playwriting Fellows—congrats MJ!

BTM XIX: The Warm-Up Laps

May 11th, 2017 in Blog, Boston Theater Marathon XIX, Company One, Huntington Theatre Company, new plays, SpeakEasy Stage Company

BTMXIX_BTS_v2Join us this Saturday, May 13, for the Warm-Up Laps—readings of full-length plays—presented in collaboration with the Boston Center for the Arts and its resident theatres in the BCA’s Deane Rehearsal Hall.

The readings are FREE and open to the public!

12 p.m.
Stir Frying Mahjong by Christina Chan
Sponsored by Company One Theatre

2 p.m.
How to Build a Universe That Doesn’t Fall Apart Two Days Later by Thom Dunn
Sponsored by Huntington Theatre Company

4 p.m.
Ward Nine by Bill Doncaster
Sponsored by SpeakEasy Stage Company

Deane Rehearsal Hall at the Boston Center for the Arts
527 Tremont Street, Boston


...and the fun continues with 50 amazing ten-minute plays at Boston Theater Marathon XIX on May 14! Tickets

Noone’s ‘The Second Girl’ opens tonight

January 28th, 2015 in Alums, Blog, Huntington Theatre Company, new plays, Ronan Noone


Happy opening night to Ronan Noone and the cast and crew of his new play The Second Girl, which opens tonight at the BCA in a production by the Huntington Theatre Company. Break a leg, everyone!

Opening night for ‘Becoming Cuba’!

April 9th, 2014 in Blog, Huntington Theatre Company, Melinda Lopez, new plays

Happy opening night to Melinda, Bevin, and the Huntington's Becoming Cuba team!

“There’s nothing else more ‘home’ than…the place where people understand you”

April 18th, 2013 in Alums, Blog, Huntington Theatre Company, Melinda Lopez

Melinda Lopez and Huntington Theatre Artistic Director Peter DuBois chat about Melinda's three-year residency with the company, which begins this summer.

Alumni news, in brief:

December 11th, 2012 in Alums, Blog, Ginger Lazarus, Huntington Theatre Company, Jaclyn Villano, Kate Snodgrass, KCACTF, Michael Parsons, MJ Halberstadt, Peter Floyd, walt mcgough

One-act plays by Michael Parsons (The Lighthouse) and Jaclyn Villano (The Rain Fell Up), and ten-minute plays by MJ Halberstadt (w4m) and Jaclyn Villano (Ratings Worthy) will be presented at the KCACTF Region 1 Festival. The event will be held in Hyannis in January...

Walt McGough has been announced as one of the Huntington Theatre Company’s 2012-14 cohort of Huntington Playwriting Fellows. Catch a reading of his play The Haberdasher tonight at 7 p.m. at BPT, part of Boston Actors Theater’s Beantown Reading Series…

A very nice review of Fresh Ink’s production of Ginger Lazarus’ The Embryos, which starts its final weekend of performances on Thursday...

Peter Floyd’s The Centipede King – which he told us about here – will be read on Thursday, the latest in Vagabond Theatre Group’s There Will Be Words reading series, aimed to introduce original works to Boston audiences…

This Friday, Kate Snodgrass will be inducted to the Wichita North High School Hall of Fame…

Our town as Our Town

December 7th, 2012 in Alums, Blog, boston theatre, Huntington Theatre Company, Melinda Lopez, Our Town, Thornton Wilder

Can you find Melinda? Photo: Paul Marotta

Opening in previews tonight: The Huntington’s production of Thornton Wilder’s Our Town, directed by David Cromer. Looking forward to seeing our town perform this classic, one of my favorite plays ever.