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BLACK LIGHT – A.R.T Breakout

ADVANCED ACCESS NOW Subscribers & Members save $5 on single tickets. Public On Sale March 28 at noon. Daniel Alexander Jones performs as the iconic Jomama Jones in a spiritual revival for turbulent times. This intimate journey through the darkness of personal and political upheaval and the shards of shattered illusions is illuminated by spontaneous […]


Shakespeare, Sex, and Seafood: A Night Out at A.R.T.

The American Repertory Theater’s 2019 lineup is as colorful as ever—here are five upcoming shows you won’t want to miss. “Miss You Like Hell”  Jan. 11 – 27, OBERON. Tickets start at $25. Imagine Kerouac, Steinbeck, Faulkner, or whoever’s “road journey” narrative you read in school—but recast it with mother-daughter protagonists in a pickup truck. […]


PHOTOS: Sailor Moon Shoujo Spectacular at OBERON

The sixth Sailor Moon Shoujo Spectacular lit up OBERON on Dec. 29 with a celebration of the ’90s anime series “Sailor Moon.” About a dozen performers contributed to the show, which was hosted by Mx Macabre. All photos by Jonathan Beckley.


TAJA LINDLEY: THE BAG LADY MANIFESTA Afterglow @ OBERON

In a world that treats Black life as if it’s disposable, The Bag Lady is an urgent reckoning and revelation. She is the accumulation of discarded lives and abandoned histories reeking havoc on the amnesia, the forgetting, the erasure, and the silencing. Remembering is the responsibility of the living. Are you doing your work? Because […]


MEET YOUR WINNERS: Arts & Entertainment

Events Space: OBERON 2 Arrow St., (617) 547-8300 americanrepertorytheater.org/venue/oberon Named for the medieval King of the Fairies, Harvard Square’s OBERON is the raucous sister-venue to the larger American Repertory Theater. Billing itself as a “thriving incubator for emerging artists to imagine new projects that could only exist in this exciting club theater environment,” the A.R.T.’s […]


Sweet As Maple Variety Show

On August 16, 2018 Sweet As Maple Variety Show will be heating up the stage of the Oberon theater! It will be a night of entertainment and raising money for the animals at Maple Farm Sanctuary, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Featuring Performances by: Kitty Levesque, Pearl Buttons, Benonce, Baroness Blitzen VonShtupp, and more!


THE BIG QUIZ THING

As seen in the world’s first bar-trivia TV show, the Big Quiz Thing—creators of the finest corporate and private live-trivia entertainment nationwide and a longtime Boston-area sensation—returns to OBERON for one night only! Hosted by the BQT’s founder, Quizmaster Noah Tarnow, the Big Quiz Thing is way more than a bar trivia event: It’s a […]



Sweeney Todd

Stephen Sondheim’s deliciously daring musical masterpiece invites audiences to attend the tale of a father’s delightful descent into darkness, as he seeks to set right the wrongs that wrecked his life. Along the way, they will meet the many shifting residents of Victorian London who all want their own slice of life’s pie. This Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic […]


Next Week, “We’re Gonna Die” at Oberon

What’s the one thing we all have in common? As the Company One Theatre team explains in the video below, we all love Beyoncé, no one dug the second season of True Detective, and everyone cares what other people say about them. Oh, and we’re gonna die. That’s both a hard, fast fact of life and the […]