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Playwright Robert Brustein.

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03/15/2013
The company of THE LAST WILL (pictured l-r; standing): ChristiAnna Nelson, David Wohl Photo

The company of THE LAST WILL (pictured l-r; standing): ChristiAnna Nelson, David Wohl, Merritt Janson, Peter Cameron, Stephanie Roth Haberle, and Jeremiah Kissel; (pictured, l-r, seated): Robert Brustein and Austin Pendleton.

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Robert Brustein, Brooke Adams, and Tony Shalhoub Photo

Robert Brustein, Brooke Adams, and Tony Shalhoub

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10/19/2010
Kim T. Sharp, Piper Gunnarson, Jan Buttram, Honoree Robert Brustein, Doug DeVita, Ric Photo

Kim T. Sharp, Piper Gunnarson, Jan Buttram, Honoree Robert Brustein, Doug DeVita, Rick Brody and Samuel J. Bellinger

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Robert Brustein News

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces Benefit Staged Reading of MEASURE FOR MEAS Photo Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces Benefit Staged Reading of MEASURE FOR MEASURE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

CSC will host a one-night-only benefit staged reading of Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare, directed by Founding Artistic Director Steven Maler. This production will feature Christian Coulson (Harry Potter, The Hours, Mozart in the Jungle, Nashville) as Angelo and features a dynamic cast of the area’s extraordinary talent. 

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces Performances Of THE TEMPEST On The Boston  Photo Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces Performances Of THE TEMPEST On The Boston Common
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2021

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (CSC) and Artistic Director Steve Maler, together with the City of Boston and Mayor Kim Janey, have announced the Company's plans to return to live performance this summer with its 25th anniversary production of Free Shakespeare on the Common.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents An International Purim Celebration Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents An International Purim Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2021

Artists and performers from around the world join National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) to celebrate Purim virtually from February 22-25, 2021. The Purim Celebration features a stellar, star-studded line-up of Yiddish music, Cabaret, and a special reading of the Megiles Ester (The Book of Ester) in Yiddish.

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces THE TEMPEST Online Starring John Douglas T Photo Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Announces THE TEMPEST Online Starring John Douglas Thompson
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 23, 2020

Instead of the annual production on the Common, CSC will present an online script-in-hand performance on Thursday, August 6 at 7:00PM, as a benefit to support CSC's 2021 production on the Boston Common, with the previously announced cast led by John Douglas Thompson* in the role of Prospero.

BWW Exclusive: Playwright Gregory S. Carr Pens Manifesto for the BIPOC Theatre- 'I Am Photo BWW Exclusive: Playwright Gregory S. Carr Pens Manifesto for the BIPOC Theatre- 'I Am Not August Wilson'
by Gregory S. Carr - Jun 10, 2020

Playwright Gregory S. Carr shares a manifesto for the BIPOC Theatre. 'I am not August Wilson,' he writes.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Virtual Programming for the Final Week  Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Virtual Programming for the Final Week of May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 22, 2020

As May concludes, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-brings the stage to global audiences when Folksbiene! LIVE features 15-Minute Yiddish lessons and Lisa Fishman in Concert.

Folksbiene LIVE! to Present Yiddish Sketch Comedy Photo Folksbiene LIVE! to Present Yiddish Sketch Comedy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 3, 2020

This week, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)a?"led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Directora?"brings the stage to global audiences with Folksbiene LIVE! on Monday, April 6 with Kvarentin Shmarentin or Humor on Kovid קװi??רענטין שמi??רענטין: ?"ומi??ר i??ן i??i??i?? featuring Leyzer Burko, Motl Didner and more.

Peak Performances Presents Lena Herzog's Immersive Oratorio And Adjacent Panels On En Photo Peak Performances Presents Lena Herzog's Immersive Oratorio And Adjacent Panels On Endangered Languages
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2019

Peak Performances presents Lena Herzog's Last Whispers, an immersive AV experience dedicated to vanishing languages, accompanied by panel discussions on select days, October 16-20 at the Alexander Kasser Theater at Montclair State University. Trained in linguistics and philosophy, Herzog, also as an acclaimed photographer, has taken an ongoing interest in indigenous languages, which are disappearing at an astonishing rate. By 2050, half of roughly 7,000 languages spoken around the world will fall silent. Herzog's a?oehaunting and singulara?? (The New Yorker critic Alex Ross) immersive oratorioa?"situated at the intersection of installation art, music, and filma?"features spoken and sung recordings of more than 40 endangered or lost languages. www.lastwhispers.org

Tickets To 2019/20 Afterglow @ OBERON Series Now On Sale Photo Tickets To 2019/20 Afterglow @ OBERON Series Now On Sale
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Producer Diane Borger, and the Afterglow Festival, under the artistic direction of Quinn Cox, are pleased to announce that tickets are now available for all events in the 2019/20 Afterglow @ OBERON series, which begins October 3 and 4 with The Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret.

Dave Malloy's MOBY-DICK, SIX THE MUSICAL and More Announced for American Rep's 2019/2 Photo Dave Malloy's MOBY-DICK, SIX THE MUSICAL and More Announced for American Rep's 2019/2020 Season
by Alan Henry - Apr 24, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.), under the leadership of Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Producer Diane Borger announced its 201920 Season programming today, including subscription offerings, A.R.T. Breakout, Afterglow @ OBERON, Live @ OBERON, the Run AMOC! Festival, The Donkey Show, and A.R.T. in the World.

Robert Brustein Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE GLASS MENAGERIE on Broadway- Cherry Jones, Zachary Quinto & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 26, 2013

The 17-week limited engagement of the critically-acclaimed revival of The Glass Menagerie at the Booth Theatre (222 W 45th Street) began performances on September 5, 2013, and opens tonight, Thursday, September 26th. The production stars multiple Tony and Emmy Award-winner Cherry Jones as Amanda Wingfield, film and stage star Zachary Quinto as Tom, two-time Tony-nominee Celia Keenan-Bolger as Laura, and Brian J. Smith as Jim, the Gentleman Caller. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch the 2013 Elliot Norton Award Nominations Announcement!
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2013

The Boston Theater Critics Association (BTCA) has announced its nominations for the 31st Annual Elliot Norton Awards. The awards, which recognize excellence in Greater Boston theater, will be presented on Monday, May 13, at 7 p.m. at the Paramount Mainstage, 559 Washington Street, Boston. Click below to watch the announcement, and scroll down for a full list of the nominees!

STAGE TUBE: Diane Paulus Introduces THE GLASS MENAGERIE at A.R.T.
by Stage Tube - Dec 21, 2012

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.), presents Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie in February 2013, to be directed by Tony Award-winning director John Tiffany. Multiple Tony and Emmy Award winner Cherry Jones returns to the A.R.T. to play Amanda Wingfield, and will be joined by Zachary Quinto as Tom, Celia Keenan-Bolger as Laura, and Brian J. Smith as the Gentleman Caller. The Tony Award-winning design team includes set and costumes by Bob Crowley, lighting by Natasha Katz, and sound by Clive Goodwin. Artistic Director Diane Paulus introduces the show in the video below. Click to watch!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Broadway-Bound PORGY & BESS in Workshop
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 22, 2011

A.R.T. American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) opens its 2011-12 season with The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin. The adaptation by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks and Obie Award-winning composer Diedre L. Murray, directed by A.R.T. Artistic Director Diane Paulus, with choreography by Ronald K. Brown, begins previews on August 17 and opens for the reviewing press on August 31 at 7pm. Performances are at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge. Tickets for preview performances are currently on sale, remaining tickets for the run go on sale on July 12. Check out a sneak peek of the production below!


Robert Brustein Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Robert Brustein written?
Robert Brustein has written 1 shows including Shlemiel the First (Bookwriter).