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

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

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Recent Activity

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