About

The A.R.T./MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University

The A.R.T. Institute was established in 1987 by the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) as a training ground for the professional American theater.  It is a two-year, five-semester training program for young theater professionals, operated in association with the Moscow Art Theater School (MXAT). The wide range of courses given by the international faculty offers students unique preparation for the multi-faceted demands of the professional theater.

Diane Paulus, A.R.T. Artistic Director
Robert Brustein, A.R.T. Founding Director
Anatoly Smeliansky, Head, MXAT Theatre School
Scott Zigler, IATT Director
Julia Smeliansky, IATT Administrative Director
Marcus Stern, IATT Associate Director

Faculty

Jodi Leigh Allen, Donna Ames, Ilya Bocarnicovs, Thomas Derrah, Natalia Fedorova, Tatyana Gassel, Jane Guyer Fujita, David A. Hammond, Adrienne Hawkins, Nancy Houfek, Henry Kasdon, Will LeBow, Ryan McKittrick, Diane Paulus, Elaine Smith Purcell, Marin Orlosky Randow, Anatoly Smeliansky, Julia Smeliansky, Marcus Stern, Tommy Thompson, Robert Walsh, Sam Weisman, Sergey Zemtsov, Scott Zigler, Igor Zolotovitsky.

Visit the A.R.T. Institute website here: http://www.americanrepertorytheater.org/art-institute