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Meet Our New Artistic Director

New Repertory Theatre is proud to announce that arts leader, director, choreographer, and playwright Michael J. Bobbitt will serve as Artistic Director, beginning August 1, 2019. Bobbitt joins New Rep after twelve years as Artistic Director…

A Q&A With Playwright Gabriel Jason Dean

You grew up in Chatsworth, GA, a mill town in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. As a small town, did Chatsworth have any community or professional theaters? There was a community theatre in the neighboring…

An Interview with Anita Hollander

I began writing what was originally called Here I Stand in 1977 with a song called “The Choice.” In 1985 a concert version of the piece was presented at Broadway Tomorrow in NYC, with the support…

Notes on HEARTLAND by Ruth Spack

“The play traffics in silence and omission, in the things we aren’t able to say to each other, in the secrets we keep in order to protect one another.” – Gabriel Jason Dean,  playwright Inspiration for Heartland…

Program notes from 1776

How can political stability exist when the people don’t know their own history? What society can plan a future without an intimate knowledge of its own past?  – Peter Stone, Book Writer, 1776 1776: “The Worst Idea…

A Q&A with Tim Spears on ‘WE WILL NOT BE SILENT’

TIM SPEARS has been a part of many New Repertory Theatre productions such as Statements After An Arrest Under the Immorality Act, Lonely Planet, Good, The Elephant Man, Amadeus, and Mister Roberts. Mr. Spears received a BFA in Acting and an MFA in Directing…

An Interview With David Meyers

  David Meyers is an actor and playwright based in Los Angeles and New York. As a writer, his plays have been produced and read off-Broadway, and at regional theatres across the country, and he has…

Songs of SO DEEP IS THE NIGHT

SO DEEP IS THE NIGHT Join Ute Gfrerer for a tour through European Music in the 19th and 20th century. So Deep in the Night will include songs from a selection of styles ranging from baroque to…

Read the MAN OF LA MANCHA Program Online!

Read the IDEATION program online!