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November 1, 2018 | General, News, Theatre,

At ArtsEmerson, A Stage With 11 Empty Chairs To Remember Victims Of Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

    “This is something we do all too regularly,” ArtsEmerson Artistic Director David Dower writes me. “It started the morning after the Charleston shooting” in which eight people were...

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October 31, 2018 | News, Theatre, Race and Equity,

The Narrow Path to U.S. Citizenship

  Becoming a United States citizen is a process laden with bureaucratic loopholes, stifling processes, and nearly aspect is requires a innate knowledge of the immigration system. With President Trump’s...

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October 25, 2018 | News, Theatre,

Boston Critics and Audiences Love MEASURE FOR MEASURE!

Cheek by Jowl and Pushkin Theatre’s Measure for Measure is here for one week only, departing the ArtsEmerson stage on Sunday, OCT 28 and local critics and audiences are urging Boston...

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October 18, 2018 | News, Theatre,

The New York Times just declared it a Critic’s Pick and it’s in Boston NEXT WEEK ONLY!

Cheek by Jowl and Pushkin Theatre’s Measure for Measure (OCT 24-28) has been sweeping the nation in its US Premiere Tour, amazing audiences and creating an American following as our...

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September 6, 2018 | Events, General, News, Race and Equity,

Our Summer Fundraiser and “A Love Story”

Over the weekend of August 19th and 20th, ArtsEmerson hosted a celebratory and successful summer fundraiser on Martha’s Vineyard in support of the Gaining Ground Fund. The weekend revolved around power...

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July 16, 2018 | News,

The Fashion Accessibility Project: One Year Later

Last summer, ArtsEmerson partnered with Malia Lazu at Epicenter Community to produce New England’s inaugural Fashion Accessibility Project to a sold out audience in the Jackie Liebergott Black Box at...

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June 22, 2018 | Events, News, Theatre,

Mayor Walsh proclaims Friday, June 22, 2018 as BORN FOR THIS DAY in the city of Boston!

  BeBe Winans sings “God Bless America” at the Massachusetts House of Representatives earlier this week. Today is not only the official opening of BeBe Winans’ new musical in Boston,...

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June 7, 2018 | Events, News,

A Wrap Up of Our Second-Annual Garden Party

Some 100 guests attended ArtsEmerson’s Garden Party—our annual summer friendraiser—at the home of David and Terry Wilkins. Six-time GRAMMY® Award-winning icon BeBe Winans, whose musical Born For This opens at the Emerson...

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