The Guthrie Theater announced today
that Joseph Haj will become its eighth artistic director in July 2015,
succeeding Joe Dowling. The announcement by Board Chair Lee Skold and Search
Committee Chair Patricia Simmons ends an extensive year-long search.
Guthrie Theater is welcomes Theatre Forever's The Nature Crown, conceived and directed by Jon
Ferguson, to the Dowling Studio. Created with the ensemble and featuring
text by Dominic Orlando along with live music, this celebratory
narrative event exploring origin, innocence, community and change will
play March 20 - April 5.
a co-production with San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater, the Guthrie
is thrilled to present Anne Washburn's critically acclaimed dark comedy Mr.
Burns, a post-electric play, directed by Mark Rucker.
Guthrie Theater today announced the return of The Telling Project and its
presentation of Telling: Minnesota 2015, co-directed by Telling Project
Founder and Executive Director Jonathan Wei and Co-Founder Max Rayneard.
Theater and The Acting Company reunite for a seventh year to present A
Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, adapted
from the novel by Mark Twain, in
repertory with Macbeth, Shakespeare's dark and powerful tragedy.
Guthrie Theater today announced complete casting for its vibrant and immersive
production of Shakespeare's romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream,
directed by Joe Dowling and David Bolger, marking Dowling's third production of
the play on the Guthrie's signature thrust stage.
Guthrie Theater Director Joe Dowling today announced playwright Tarell Alvin McCraney as the recipient
of the 2015 Joe Dowling Annaghmakerrig
Fellowship Award, given to an established theater professional that is
associated with the Guthrie.
Guthrie Theater today announced casting for the 7th House Theater
production of Jonah and the Whale: A New Musical, a reimagining of the
familiar Old Testament tale, set to original bluegrass and folk music.
The Guthrie will again host nationally acclaimed humorist,
actor and playwright Kevin Kling and
one-man show Tales from the Charred
Underbelly of the Yule Logon Monday, December 15 at 7:30
p.m. Kling will be joined by special guests Dan Chouinard, Simone
Perrin & The Brass Messengers.