Building W16: Kresge Auditorium

Kresge Auditorium houses a 1,200-seat performance hall and a 200-seat theatre, as well as rehearsal rooms and dressing rooms. These spaces serve as the primary performance facilities for MIT Music and Theatre Arts productions and works by a number of student organizations.

Kresge was designed by architect Eero Saarinen and dedicated in 1955 to serve as “the meeting house of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.”

 

Source: Campus Activities Complex

 

48 MASSACHUSETTS AVE, Cambridge, MA 02139

Place Type

MIT Campus

Website

whereis.mit.edu

Upcoming Events

A Gathering to Honor and Celebrate the Life of Paul E. Gray

The MIT community and friends are invited to a memorial service for President Emeritus Paul E. Gray ’54 SM ’55 ScD ’60. Memories and messages for the Gray...

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2018

On behalf of the Local Organization Committee and the International Scientific Committee, we welcome you to the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2018

On behalf of the Local Organization Committee and the International Scientific Committee, we welcome you to the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2018

On behalf of the Local Organization Committee and the International Scientific Committee, we welcome you to the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2018

On behalf of the Local Organization Committee and the International Scientific Committee, we welcome you to the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm

Recent Events

International Folk Dancing

Sunday, November 19, 2017

MIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Friday, November 17, 2017

Hamlet - A Play Presented by the MIT...

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Hamlet - A Play Presented by the MIT...

Friday, November 10, 2017

Hamlet - A Play Presented by the MIT...

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Recent Activity

Bhakti Priya Shridhar

Bhakti Priya Shridhar left a positive review Monday, September 25, 2017

Absolutely amazing! More shows should happen again

Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy left a positive review Tuesday, August 22, 2017

I came with my daughters, it was great watching this with such a large group!

Chris Murphy

Chris Murphy posted a photo Tuesday, August 22, 2017

My best shot. My best shot.

Frances M Marrone

Frances M Marrone left a positive review Monday, August 21, 2017

It was a love in! I loved it - wonderful to be surrounding with everyone in good spirits and appreciation of Mother Earth ~

Oliver Thomas

Oliver Thomas left a positive review Monday, August 21, 2017

It was wonderful to see so many members of the community and their families come out to celebrate this once in a generation spectacle!

Building W16: Kresge Auditorium

Building W16: Kresge Auditorium posted a photo Wednesday, March 22, 2017