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

Marcus Thompson Faculty Recital

Marcus Thompson, Institute Professor viola & viola d’amore with Bill Cutter, Elena Ruehr and Evan Ziporyn The 2017-18 Terry and Rick Stone Concert is a...

Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Great Clarinet Summit

This unique event features renowned clarinetists Don Byron, Evan Ziporyn, Billy Novick, Eran Egozy and a surprise guest artist along with the MIT Festival...

Friday, May 11, 2018 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
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

MIT Concert Band Winter Concert

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

MIT DanceTroupe Presents: Rick and MoreDT

Saturday, December 09, 2017

MIT DanceTroupe Presents: Rick and MoreDT

Saturday, December 09, 2017

MIT DanceTroupe Presents: Rick and MoreDT

Friday, December 08, 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