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21 February, 2024

The Road Back: The History and Future of the Core Acting Company

The Road Back: The History and Future of the Core Acting Company

Managing director Sara Young shares how this vital group of actors grew from a daydream to become the heart of APT.

11 January, 2024

The Road Back: So Much Gratitude

The Road Back: So Much Gratitude

Managing Director Sara Young reflects on art, gratitude and how APT’s audience moves us forward.

25 July, 2023

The Road Back: APT is (mostly) All Right

The Road Back: APT is (mostly) All Right

In this month's installment of "The Road Back," Managing Director Sara Young explores today's uncertainty in the theater world, and APT's place in it.

25 April, 2023

The Road Back: Rebuilding APT's Parking Lot

The Road Back: Rebuilding APT's Parking Lot

In this entry of The Road Back, Managing Director Sara Young walks us through the many ongoing projects happening in the APT parking lot. Of course, we're more excited for you to come experience the finished product yourself this summer, but until then we're thrilled to talk about what's currently in the works. Read on for more!

28 March, 2023

The Road Back: Design Conference 2023

The Road Back: Design Conference 2023

Every year, over the course of a long weekend, APT brings together the design teams and artists for each of the season's plays to talk, bounce ideas around and make some decisions about what works and what doesn't. We call this annual pilgrimage Design Conference, and this year it took place in-person for the first time since 2019. Managing Director Sara Young was on site, and is here to share a bit of the weekend's energy in this new installment of The Road Back.

18 May, 2022

​The Road Back: Spring COVID Update

​The Road Back: Spring COVID Update

Just two weeks ago, we had our very first rehearsal (seen above), and in just three and a half weeks, the first performance of The Rivals will hit the Hill Stage. So since time is clearly flying, we figured it's time for a (very succinct) update in The Road Back.

6 April, 2022

The Road Back: Four Weeks to Go

The Road Back:  Four Weeks to Go

It’s been a month since our last installment of The Road Back, and just four weeks to go before rehearsals begin. So it seems a good time for a few updates, including some casting changes. Read all about it here!

2 March, 2022

The Road Back: On With the Shows

The Road Back: On With the Shows

James Ridge (Rough Crossing, 2021) emotes for us as we contemplate the return to our beloved rotating rep! Read more about what that means, and how APT is working through COVID protocols in this week's Road Back.

25 January, 2022

The Road Back 2.0(22)

The Road Back 2.0(22)

2022 brings a return to The Road Back. Read on for the latest happenings at the theater, and what's in store for 2022. Photo credit: Colleen Madden, Casey Hoekstra & James Ridge illustrating our measured-yet-enthusiastic approach to 2022. Photo by Hannah Jo Anderson.