Company One Theatre builds community at the intersection of art and social change

WHAT’S NEXT

 

APPLY FOR PLAYLAB UNIT!

We welcome applications for Season 21's PlayLab Unit through Monday, December 9 at 11:59pm. Ideal for writers looking to enhance their understanding of the craft of playwriting in a supportive lab-style setting. 

>> Apply now!

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This November, our award-winning production of Idris Goodwin's HYPE MAN is back for 3 NIGHTS ONLY as a special fall fundraising event in support of C1's New Play Development.

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Company One Theatre builds community at the intersection of art and social change.

You can help us keep our community strong by making a donation or by becoming a C1 Member

SEASON 21

HYPE MAN: a break beat play

HYPE MAN: a break beat play

by Idris Goodwin

directed by Shawn LaCount

November 14, 15, 16 @ OBERON

Returning for 3 NIGHTS ONLY after acclaimed runs in Boston and Minneapolis, Hype Man asks: who has the responsibility to speak up in the face of social injustice?

“★★★★★… Hype Man is theater at its urgent, vital best. See it and see it again.” — DigBoston

WOLF PLAY

WOLF PLAY

by Hansol Jung

directed by Summer L. Williams

January 30 – February 29, 2020 Rabb Hall @ Boston Public Library

A deeply theatrical hunt for familial connection in the wilds of 21st century America.

“Jung is in a class of her own.” — Broadway World

DANCE NATION

DANCE NATION

by Clare Barron

directed by Shana Gozansky

May 15 – June 13, 2020 Loeb Ex @ American Repertory Theater

A brimming cauldron of adolescent rage and joy.

“I have seen the future and it is Dance Nation.” — The Washington Post

BLACK SUPER HERO MAGIC MAMA

BLACK SUPER HERO MAGIC MAMA

by Inda Craig-Galván

directed by Summer L. Williams

July 17 – August 15, 2020 The Strand Theater

A high-flying adventure that refuses to be held down by the gravity at its core.

“Impressively daring.” — LA Times

CONNECTIVITY

C1 is all about the connections we make as a community. Connectivity is our way of bringing you in contact with our mission and with those who are also working to create a just and equitable Boston.

PLAYLAB

Through a combination of personalized dramaturgy, group workshops, and professional development classes, C1’s PlayLab is an incubator of new work for writers of varied experience levels and backgrounds.

STAGE ONE

C1’s Stage One education programs are designed to empower participants to be creative and collaborative, while developing their voice and building their skills.

THE WORD ON C1

"They really have a sense of where to take theater in this moment ⁠— to stretch it, to make it new, to reach different audiences... They are a company the nation is paying attention to."

Jared Bowen, WGBH

"If a production is bold, exciting, and makes me feel alive, chances are it’s a Company One production.

Christopher Ehlers, DigBoston

"No theater company has been more forceful than Company One in pushing the dialogue forward."

Ed Siegel, WBUR’s The ARTery

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