Your local guide to what’s happening in Boston — with a flair for the avant-garde.
Fall/Winter Theatre and Performance Guide
As autumn settles in across New England, the vibrant city of Boston invites you to experience a diverse array of theatrical and performance events. From groundbreaking premieres to avant-garde live performances, the theater scene here offers something for everyone. In this guide, we'll focus on three of the area's most notable venues, each with its unique flavor and offerings:
1. American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.):
Located just a stone's throw away in Cambridge, the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) stands as a beacon of innovation in the world of theater. Known for its pioneering work, it has been the birthplace of numerous productions that have later graced the stages of Broadway. In the upcoming fall and winter season, A.R.T. promises a captivating blend of original productions and fresh interpretations of timeless classics, making it a must-visit for those in search of cutting-edge theatrical narratives.
- Don't miss "Real Women Have Curves" running from December 6th to January 21st at the Loeb Drama Center, presented by A.R.T.
2. Calderwood Pavilion:
Nestled within the Boston Center for the Arts complex in the South End, the Calderwood Pavilion serves as a hub for both contemporary and classic theatrical pieces. As the home to the Huntington Theatre Company, this venue offers a meticulously curated lineup of plays that explore traditional themes and contemporary narratives. Throughout the fall and winter season, you can expect thought-provoking productions that resonate with the spirit of our times, providing audiences with both entertainment and introspection.
- Huntington Theatre presents "The Band’s Visit" from November 10th to December 10th, as well as "The Heart Sellers" running from November 21st to December 23rd at the Calderwood Pavilion.
3. Broadway in Boston:
If you're looking for a taste of the Great White Way right here in Boston, Broadway in Boston delivers with a fantastic lineup of shows throughout the season. Whether you're a dedicated theater enthusiast or simply seeking a memorable evening in Boston or Allston, these shows are sure to be the highlight of the colder months.
- Catch "Disney Frozen" from October 25th to November 12th.
- Don't miss "Chicago" in town from November 28th to December 3rd.
With these outstanding venues and their exciting performances, your winter in Boston and Allston promises to be a theatrical delight. Be sure to secure your tickets for an unforgettable season of entertainment and artistic expression and while you’re at it, book your stay at Studio Allston Hotel.