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Peter DuBois

 
Bio:
Peter DuBois served as Artistic Director of the Huntington from 2008 - 2020, during which time his directing credits included Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2019), Romeo and Juliet (2019), Fall (2018), Tartuffe (2017), Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George (2016) and A Little ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Peter DuBois served as Artistic Director of the Huntington from 2008 - 2020, during which time his directing credits included Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2019), Romeo and Juliet (2019), Fall (2018), Tartuffe (2017), Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George (2016) and A Little ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Boston, 2020]
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[Boston, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[West End, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2010]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Associate Producer

Photos

Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois welcomes the company of The Purists to the  Photo

Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois welcomes the company of The Purists to the Huntington

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08/28/2019
Artistic Director Peter DuBois, Director Billy Porter, and members of The Purists cre Photo

Artistic Director Peter DuBois, Director Billy Porter, and members of The Purists creative team

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08/28/2019
Director Billy Porter and Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois Photo

Director Billy Porter and Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois

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08/28/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[Boston, 2020]
Director

[Boston, 2018]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

[West End, 2017]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer

Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Associate Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Associate Producer

Peter DuBois Biography

Peter DuBois served as Artistic Director of the Huntington from 2008 - 2020, during which time his directing credits included Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2019), Romeo and Juliet (2019), Fall (2018), Tartuffe (2017), Stephen Sondheim’s Sunday in the Park with George (2016) and A Little Night Music , the world premieres of Gina Gionfriddo’s Can You Forgive Her? (2016), Lydia R. Diamond’s Smart People (2014), Evan M. Wiener’s Captors (2011), , Stephen Karam’s Sons of the Prophet(2011)(2012 Pulitzer finalist), Bob Glaudini’s Vengeance is the Lord’s and David Grimm’s The Miracle at Naples (2009); the regional premieres of A. Rey Pamatmat’s after all the terrible things I do (2015), Stephen Belber’s The Power of Duff (2013), Gina Gionfriddo’s Becky Shaw (2010) and Rapture, Blister, Burn (2013), and Craig Lucas’ Prelude to a Kiss (2010). His West/End London credits include Sex with Strangers and Rapture, Blister, Burn (Hampstead Theatre), All New People with Zach Braff (Duke of York's Theatre), and Becky Shaw (Almeida Theatre). His New York credits include Can You Forgive Her? (Vineyard Theatre);The Power of Duff with Greg Kinnear (New York Stage and Film/PowerhouseTheater); Rapture, Blister, Burn (Playwrights Horizons, 2013 Pulitzer Prize finalist); Sons of the Prophet (Roundabout Theatre Company, 2012 Pulitzer Prize finalist); Modern Terrorism, Becky Shaw, Trust with Sutton Foster, All New People, and Lips Together, Teeth Apart (Second Stage Theatre); Measure for Pleasure, Richard III with Peter Dinklage, Mom, How Did You Meet the Beatles?, and Biro (The Public Theater); and Jack Goes Boating with Philip Seymour Hoffman and The View From 151st Street (LAByrinth Theater Company/The Public Theater). He served for five years as associate producer and resident director at The Public Theater, preceded by five years as artistic director of the Perseverance Theatre in Juneau, Alaska. Mr. DuBois has directed multiple episodes of the podcast “Modern Love,”including its debut with Lauren Molina. Prior to his work at Perseverance, Mr.DuBois lived and worked in the Czech Republic where he co-founded Asylum,a multi-national squat theatre in Prague. His productions have been on the annual top 10 lists of The New York Times, Time Out, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, Newsday, Variety, Entertainment Weekly, The Evening Standard, The Boston Globe, and Improper Bostonian, and was among 12 featured for the 2013 Bostonian of the Year by The Boston Globe Magazine.




Peter DuBois News

The Huntington Announces Loretta Greco as Artistic Director Photo The Huntington Announces Loretta Greco as Artistic Director
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

Chairman David Epstein and President Sharon Malt, on behalf of The Huntington’s Board of Trustees and Advisors, announced today the appointment of acclaimed stage director, producer, and community builder Loretta Greco as The Huntington’s next Norma Jean Calderwood Artistic Director.

Virtual Premiere of THE NICETIES Starring Lisa Banes and Jordan Boatman to Stream in  Photo Virtual Premiere of THE NICETIES Starring Lisa Banes and Jordan Boatman to Stream in May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2021

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced the premiere of a special new adaptation of The Niceties written directly for the virtual stage by Eleanor Burgess and directed by Kimberly Senior, streaming on demand from Thursday, May 27 through Sunday, June 13 only in association with The Huntington.

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guests, Ty Burrell and Bill Photo Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guests, Ty Burrell and Bill Wrubel
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Feb 8, 2021

Did you ever wonder what the relationship between the stars and the writers of a hit sitcom is like? Todays episode goes behind the scenes with Modern Family’s Ty Burrell and writer/exec producer Bill Wrubel.

BWW Interview: David Dower, David Howse, Tonasia Jones, And Harold Steward on SHIFTIN Photo BWW Interview: David Dower, David Howse, Tonasia Jones, And Harold Steward on SHIFTING LEADERSHIP IN A SHIFTING CLIMATE at ArtsEmerson & The Theater Offensive
by Andrew Child - Oct 16, 2020

As organizations convene to release comprehensive anti-racism plans, put out public relations fires as past transgressions come back into focus, and tighten their deadly clutch around maintaining a season subscription model, op eds and interviews circulate as leaders are asked, “what’s next?”

Huntington Theatre Company Artistic Director Peter DuBois Steps Down Amid Staff Compl Photo Huntington Theatre Company Artistic Director Peter DuBois Steps Down Amid Staff Complaints and Board Investigation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2020

The Boston Globe has reported that Peter DuBois, artistic director of Huntington Theatre Company is stepping down amid complaints from current and former staffers and an investigation from the board. 

Wake Up With BWW 9/24: WEST SIDE STORY Film Delay to 2021, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/24: WEST SIDE STORY Film Delay to 2021, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2020

Today's top stories: Steven Spielberg's West Side Story film is delayed until next year, The Met cancels its 2020-21 season, Betty Buckley releases a music video, and more!

Boston-Area Theatres Discuss How the Health Crisis Affected Them and What They're Doi Photo Boston-Area Theatres Discuss How the Health Crisis Affected Them and What They're Doing to Stay Afloat
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2020

NBC Boston recently chatted with three local theatre companies, Huntington, ArtsEmerson and Boch Center, about what they're doing to stay afloat amidst the health crisis.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Announces Its 2020-2021 Season plus Introducing Woolly Photo Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Announces Its 2020-2021 Season plus Introducing Woolly on Demand and The Golden Ticket
by Elliot Lanes - Jul 29, 2020

With transparency and cautious optimism as guiding pillars, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company is pleased to announce its 2020-2021 season. Season 41 features the return of a postponed production, new partnerships, a digital season, and an exciting evolution of Woollya??s subscription plan. Anticipated to take place between Fall 2020 and Summer 2021, Woollya??s timeline is designed to be flexible given the rolling nature of the re-opening process. Woolly will announce dates for shows on an ongoing basis, when the theatre is certain it can move forward responsibly, and ensure the health and safety of staff, artists, and audiences. For more information about Woollya??s plans to reopen, click here. 

Huntington Theatre Company Postpones Start Of 2020-2021 Season Photo Huntington Theatre Company Postpones Start Of 2020-2021 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2020

Huntington Theatre Company has announced that it will postpone the start of its 2020-2021 season, cancelling all in-person performances for the remainder of 2020.

Huntington Theatre Company Celebrates Virtual Gala Featuring Billy Porter, Kate Baldw Photo Huntington Theatre Company Celebrates Virtual Gala Featuring Billy Porter, Kate Baldwin and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2020

Huntington Theatre Company celebrated its first ever virtual gala fundraiser, Spotlight on Trailblazers, on Monday, June 15, 2020, streaming on the Huntington's Facebook and YouTube channels. The event will be reprised in a highlights version broadcast on Boston's WCVB-TV Channel 5 on Saturday, June 20 at 7:30pm.

Peter DuBois Videos

VIDEO: First Look at ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD at Huntington Theatre Comp VideoVIDEO: First Look at ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD at Huntington Theatre Company
by Stage Tube - Sep 30, 2019

Tom Stoppard's genre-bending comedy, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead comes to the Huntington Theatre Company helmed by Norma Jean Calderwood Artistic Director Peter DuBois. Performances began September 20 at the Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Avenue Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue, Boston) and will run through October 20. Tickets are now on sale to the general public.

VIDEO: Listen to Ben Platt's New Single 'Ease My Mind' Off Upcoming Album 'Sing To Me VideoVIDEO: Listen to Ben Platt's New Single 'Ease My Mind' Off Upcoming Album 'Sing To Me Instead'
by Stage Tube - Feb 1, 2019

Ben Platt has released the first single off his upcoming album, Sing To Me Instead. The song, titled Ease My Mind, can be heard in the video below!

VIDEO: Ben Platt Shares A Clip of His Take On 'Shallow' From A STAR IS BORN! VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Shares A Clip of His Take On 'Shallow' From A STAR IS BORN!
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2018

Ben Platt took to Twitter to share a video of him performing the hit single 'Shallow' from the film A Star is Born. Check out Ben going off the deep end (in the best way possible) below!

VIDEO: Ben Platt Sings 'She Used To Be Mine' from WAITRESS VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Sings 'She Used To Be Mine' from WAITRESS
by Alan Henry - Oct 2, 2018

Ben Platt took to Twitter to share a video of him performing 'She Used To Be Mine' from WAITRESS, and to express his sadness for not being able to see Nicolette Robison take on the role of Jenna. See the video below!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 24- Happy Birthday, Ben Platt! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, September 24- Happy Birthday, Ben Platt!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2018

Ben Platt originated the title role in 'Dear Evan Hansen' to critical acclaim (Obie Award, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League nominations) and won the 2017 Tony Award for his Broadway performance. Platt was the original Elder Cunningham in the Chicago production of 'The Book of Mormon' and reprised the role on Broadway (dir. Trey Parker and Casey Nicholaw).

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Riveting & Timely New Play SKELETON CREW at Huntington VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At The Riveting & Timely New Play SKELETON CREW at Huntington Theatre Company
by Alan Henry - Mar 27, 2018

The Huntington Theatre Company presents the powerful drama Skeleton Crew, by Dominique Morriseau (Detroit '67 and Paradise Blue) and directed by Megan Sandberg-Zakian (Nat Turner in Jerusalem at New York Theatre Workshop and The Convert at Underground Railway Theater). Skeleton Crew runs from March 2 through March 31, 2018 at the South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA.

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams Up With Ben Platt For Hamilton and Dear Evan Hansen M VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams Up With Ben Platt For Hamilton and Dear Evan Hansen Mashup, 'Found/Tonight'
by Stage Tube - Mar 19, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with Ben Platt for the newest song in his #Hamildrop series, Found/Tonight. The song, which features vocals by both men, features bits of 'The Story of Tonight' from Hamilton and 'You Will Be Found' from Dear Evan Hansen. Listen below!

VIDEO: Ben Platt Shares WEST SIDE STORY Audition Tape Performance of 'Maria' VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Shares WEST SIDE STORY Audition Tape Performance of 'Maria'
by Alan Henry - Mar 15, 2018

Ben Platt took to Twitter today to share an audition tape of himself singing 'Maria' from West Side Story. A film remake by Steven Spielberg is currently in the works but no word on if that's the project Platt was auditioning for or his involvement, if any.

VIDEO: Ben Platt Teases Upcoming Solo Album- 'It's Definitely Pop' VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Teases Upcoming Solo Album- 'It's Definitely Pop'
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2018

As BroadwayWorld reported last year, Tony Award winner Ben Platt is hard at work on his first solo album with Atlantic Records. Now he's telling the world what to expect. "The album at Atlantic is definitely pop and it's all original music that I'm writing and co-writing with some people who I've met that I really love very much," he told Billboard.

AUDIO: Gina Gionfriddo and Peter DuBois Chat CAN YOU FORGIVE HER? on THEATER UNCORKED Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Gina Gionfriddo and director Peter DuBois stopped by Vineyard Theatre's 'Theatre Uncorked' podcast to talk about their long history working together and their current production Can You Forgive Her? Off-Broadway. Listen to the episode below!