2017-2018 Season

Honoring Edward & Nancy Roberts

Nancy and Ed Roberts to receive the 2019 Thomas M. Menino Memorial Award for Inspired Support of the Arts.

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2018-2019 Season, Once

Meet Mackenzie Lesser-Roy

Mackenzie Lesser-Roy might be making her SpeakEasy debut, but she’s no stranger to Boston or this show. After leaving Boston Conservatory in her junior year to join the national tour of Once, Mackenzie performed the role of “Girl” at over 300 performances. We sat down with Mackenzie to talk about what makes Once so special, and how performing it at SpeakEasy is a whole new adventure.

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2019 Boston Project

SpeakEasy’s Boston Project is back for a fourth season, featuring two brand new locally-set plays by playwrights MJ Halberstadt and Laura Niell. We are thrilled to announce the return of Phaedra Michelle Scott, a 2017-2018 Boston Project Playwright, who will continue development of her play DIASPORA!. The three Boston Project playwrights will each receive a […]

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2019-2020 Season

Announcing Our 2019-20 Season!

New England Premiere: SEP 13 – OCT 12, 2019 Written by Tarell Alvin McCraney First Post-Broadway Production! From Tarell Alvin McCraney, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Moonlight, comes a powerful coming-of-age story punctuated by the soaring harmonies of live gospel, spiritual, and R&B performances. For fifty years, the elite Charles R. Drew Prep School has been dedicated […]

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2018-2019 Season, School Girls

Who’s Who: School Girls Cast

Meet the cast of School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play!

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2017-2018 Season

Honoring Edward & Nancy Roberts

Nancy and Ed Roberts to receive the 2019 Thomas M. Menino Memorial Award for Inspired Support of the Arts.

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2018-2019 Season, Once

Meet Mackenzie Lesser-Roy

Mackenzie Lesser-Roy might be making her SpeakEasy debut, but she’s no stranger to Boston or this show. After leaving Boston Conservatory in her junior year to join the national tour of Once, Mackenzie performed the role of “Girl” at over 300 performances. We sat down with Mackenzie to talk about what makes Once so special, and how performing it at SpeakEasy is a whole new adventure.

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Once

Meet Nile Scott Hawver

Nile Scott Hawver is back at SpeakEasy for his third show on our stage, having previously played Will in Mothers and Sons and Monty in Violet (2016). But what SpeakEasy fans might not know is that over the past two or three seasons, much of SpeakEasy’s poster photography and show photography was shot by Nile. With talents both onstage and behind the camera, we sat down with Nile to see if there was anything he couldn’t do.

Don’t miss Nile in Once, running Mar 1-Apr 7, 2019.

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