Abby Lass

Intern
Abby Lass (she/her/hers) is a Boston-based theatremaker and arts educator. She specializes in dramaturgy, directing, and sound design, and has a special interest in female-centered works and classical adaptations. Previous dramaturgy credits include: Buried Child, Safe Hands: A Musical Workshop, O, Hysteria!, A Fan’s Sermon (Vassar College), and Helen (Newton Theatre Company). Abby has also produced several theatre-adjacent research projects, including “Playing the Man I Am: An Exploration of Gender and Genre in Shakespeare’s Coriolanus” and“Performance and Pedagogy: An Exploration of the Psychological Benefits of Theatre Education for Adolescents.” Abby is currently finishing up her senior year at Vassar College, where she is completing her double major in Drama and Psychology with a minor in Greek and Roman Studies. She also serves as the Marketing and Social Media Director of Newton Theatre Company, is currently New Rep’s Artistic and Engagement Intern, and has taught with Newton Theatre Kids.

Productions at New Rep

Production Role
#RomeoJuliet
Dramaturg
Showstopper Virtual Play Series
Live Captions