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

She Kills Monsters - A Play Presented by the MIT Shakespeare Ensemble

It is 1995 in Athens, Ohio. Agnes Evans, a young high school teacher, discovers that her recently-deceased younger sister Tilly played the fantasy game...

Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 8:00pm
MIT Summer 2018 Philharmonic Orchestra Concert

MIT Professional Education is proud to sponsor the 22nd annual performance of the MIT Summer Philharmonic Orchestra (MITSPO). The annual classical music...

Friday, July 27, 2018 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
She Kills Monsters - A Play Presented by the MIT Shakespeare Ensemble

It is 1995 in Athens, Ohio. Agnes Evans, a young high school teacher, discovers that her recently-deceased younger sister Tilly played the fantasy game...

Friday, July 27, 2018 at 8:00pm
She Kills Monsters - A Play Presented by the MIT Shakespeare Ensemble

It is 1995 in Athens, Ohio. Agnes Evans, a young high school teacher, discovers that her recently-deceased younger sister Tilly played the fantasy game...

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 8:00pm
International Folk Dancing

Dance in time signatures you've never heard of! Our repertoire includes circle dances, and a few partner dances, from Eastern Europe (Bulgaria, Romania,...

Sunday, September 02, 2018 at 8:00pm to 10:30pm

Recent Events

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Sohan Savio Dsouza

Sohan Savio Dsouza left a positive review Friday, March 02, 2018

Good music

Bing Tan

Bing Tan left a positive review Sunday, February 25, 2018

great

Peter Pietropaolo

Peter Pietropaolo left a positive review Saturday, February 24, 2018

I thought he was great. I would have liked to meet him and see if he knew my brother, a violist in the BSO, and that he was on Fulbright scholarship in Rome studying Viola D'Amore. The viola d'amore is my favorite string instrument. My brother, Joseph Pietropaolo passed away 3 years ago.

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