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An Introduction To The Scenic World of PEOPLE, PLACES & THINGS

by Scenic Designer Jeffrey Petersen The play is driven by Emma, our protagonist, who has constructed a fragile identity around her ability as an actress to mask her true self. Her actions throughout the play reveal a deep dysfunction in …

Play Discussion Club

Join us for our SpeakEasy Play Discussion Club, a weekly discussion surrounding some of today’s most exciting scripts!

An Interview with Director David R. Gammons

What attracted you to People, Places & Things?  Why did you want to direct this play?It was, in fact, Marianna Bassham who pointed me toward this particular play!  She saw the original National Theatre (London) production when it toured to St. Ann’s Warehouse …

Our 2021 Annual Report

SpeakEasy Stage Company is pleased to present our Annual Report for our 30th season covering the period July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021. Thank you to all who supported us during our virtual year! It’s because of you that …

Equity & Anti-Racism Progress Report – Fall 2021

Octavia, Imani, and June in BLKS.

As we kick off our 31st season, we would like to share our first progress report on our equity and anti-racism work. This past February, we published the SpeakEasy Equity & Anti-Racism Action Plan (SEARAP), the culmination of months of …

BLKS: PRODUCTION PHOTOS

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Producers Events

Scott Edmiston at the Producers' Dinner for SpeakEasy Stage's production of Shakespeare in Love. Photo by Justin Saglio.

Celebrate what makes SpeakEasy so special and share it with friends, old and new! Join SpeakEasy’s Producers, Board of Directors, Board of Advisors, and company members for a performance at The Calderwood Pavilion (527 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116) followed by …

The N-Word, A Slur Reclaimed

Director Tonasia Jones in rehearsal with Sharmarke Yusuf and Thomika Marie Bridwell.

by Pascale Florestal What does it mean to change the meaning of a word that once provoked violence to a word of brotherhood and friendship? A word that is equated to inferiority and property is now found in almost every …

THE SOUND INSIDE: Production PHOTOS

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The Sound Inside: Rehearsal Photos

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THE BOSTON GLOBE’S PREVIEW OF THE SOUND INSIDE

This preview piece also appears on The Boston Globe website. Read it here and support local journalism. A sense of mystery and foreboding pervades the work of author Adam Rapp. Those qualities have become a hallmark of his plays like …

SEASON INFORMATION PAGE

Please find below the 2021-22 Season Calendar, as well as more info about subscribing. To view larger, right-click the calendar image, and select “Open in New Tab”.