Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Since its founding, Merrimack Rep has served as a vital cultural, educational and economic resource for the Northeastern Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire regions. Having served over one million theatergoers and with annual attendance of over 40,000, Merrimack Rep's producing objectives strike a balance between artistic achievement and accessibility, producing exceptional works while offering a variety of discount programs for underserved and low-income communities, students and seniors. The company has established a theatrical legacy through its dedication to arts education, new works and collaborations with the local business, non-profit and artistic communities. In fulfillment of its mission, Merrimack Rep annually produces an eclectic season of contemporary productions, engaging the country's best actors, designers and directors available for each production while promoting accessibility among diverse audiences. Productions are presented in Liberty Hall, the company's 308-seat theatre adjacent to Lowell Memorial Auditorium in downtown Lowell. Over the last 30 years, Merrimack Rep's education, outreach and discount programs have served over 200,000 students and senior citizens and have built working partnerships with more than 50 different community and ethnically based service organizations.