THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO opera tickets now on sale!

March 22, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for The Marriage of Figaro with the Boston Lyric Opera: Sunday April 30, 3 PM. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased from the Dudley House Office with cash or check (made out to Harvard University). Dudley House members may bring one guest.

2017 Mar 26

Sketching and Creative Writing Outing

2:00pm to 4:00pm


Harvard Art Musuems (meet in room 0465)


Explore the Harvard Art Museums for inspiration as you sketch & write in the galleries with other student artists


Please bring pencils & paper (limited supplies will be provided). Paper and pencils (no pens or laptops) are permitted in the galleries.




ON SALE NOW: Circus 1903 tickets!

March 6, 2017


Magical illusions meet puppeteers meet circus folk. Intrigued? Come buy your tickets on the third floor of Dudley House! Cash or check made out to "Harvard University" accepted.


Dudley Circus 1903


2017 Mar 07

How to Watch a Film



Dudley House Common Room


Ever wonder how directors and cinematographers look at films?
Want to better enjoy, understand, and get more out of movies?
Come to this talk on

How to Watch a Film
A talk by Nathan Roberts, Harvard PhD student in Film and Visual Studies and author of Surface Tensions: Searching for Sacred Connections in a Media-saturated World (

Free and open to the public. Snacks will be served.
Sponsored by the Dudley Arts Fellows

2017 Mar 18

St. Patrick's Day Celtic Sojourn



Sanders Theatre

Enjoy the best of Celtic music and dancing with world-class musicians including JENNA MOYNIHAN, fiddler at the Dudley House Robert Burns Night. If you enjoyed the Burns Night, you will love the Celtic Sojourn!

Tickets: $25. Pay with cash or check (to Harvard University) in the House Office, 3rd Floor. Dudley House members may bring one guest.

2017 Feb 28

LINCOLN (Oscars at Dudley Film Series)



Graduate Student Lounge

Come watch Steven Spielberg's epic film LINCOLN (2012, 150 minutes). Academy Award, Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis

5:00 PM     Wine and cheese reception

5:15   Introductory remarks by James Engell

James Engell is Gurney Professor of English and Professor of Comparative Literature. He is the author of The Committed Word: Literature and Public Values (1999), a collection of essays that “consider both the political and moral involvement of writers,” including Abraham Lincoln, “with their culture and the preservation and communication of that culture’s best values.”

2017 Feb 24

Oscars at Dudley Film Series - Singin' in the Rain



Dudley House Common Room

Enjoy a great American musical: SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN (1952)

Academy Award nominee, 1953: Jean Hagen, Best Supporting Actress, Lennie Hayton, Best Original Music Score

Singin in the Rain

2017 Feb 17

Oscars at Dudley Film Series - Florence Foster Jenkins



Graduate Student Lounge

Enjoy this comic film, part of our OSCARS AT DUDLEY film series!

Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant | 2016, 1 hour, 51 min.

ACADEMY AWARD 2017 NOMINEE: Meryl Streep, Best Actress, Consolata Boyle, Best Costume DesignFlorence Foster Jenkins


2017 Feb 03

Play: Trans Scripts, Part I, The Woman



American Repertory Theatre


Drawn from dozens of interviews conducted around the world, Trans Scripts uses the real words of women to shed light on the rich and diverse experiences within the transgender community. Jo Bonney (Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)) directs a cast of seven in the US premiere of this moving, humorous, and timely work that received a Fringe First Award for new writing at the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.


2017 Jan 20

Film Screening: Spectre



Dudley House Common Room

Enjoy the most recent film in the JAMES BOND series!

Daniel Craig, Cristoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux | 2015, 148 min.