JHU Theatre Presents The Clouds

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  • Thursday November 9, 8:00 pm
  • Friday November 10, 8:00 pm
  • Saturday November 11, 8:00 pm
  • Sunday November 12, 2:00 pm

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General Admission: $10. JHU Affiliates and Seniors: $5

Directed by Gerrad Alex Taylor

Devised and Adapted by the JHU Theatre 2023 Fall Ensemble: Audrey Douglas, Jiaming He, Darrel La, Benjamin Roberts, Gurtejan Swaich, Kathy Yella

In the John Astin Theatre, in Merrick Barn.

Please be aware that due to construction, access to Merrick Barn is limited. Please see directions below.

Poster for The Clouds. Greek columns, with some emitting smoke.

The John Astin Theatre in Merrick Barn

Construction Notice: Please be aware that due to construction, Merrick Barn cannot be accessed directly from the Beach or North Charles Street. You may get to the Barn from the south: walk up from the Baltimore Museum of Art. Or you may get there from the west, from Wyman Quad, by walking through the Krieger Hall breezeway. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

Map to Merrick Barn, showing access from the south, near the Baltimore Museum of Art, and from the west, via Wyman Quad and Krieger hall
photo of Merrick Barn - Astin Theatre

The John Astin Theatre is located in the historic Merrick Barn, at the center of Homewood Campus. The 104-seat theatre, with a classic proscenium stage, hosts all JHU Theatre productions. Merrick Barn is also home to the Undergraduate Program in Theatre Arts & Studies.

See our upcoming shows on our event calendar.

Visitors can park in the South Garage, located under the Decker Quadrangle on Wyman Park Drive. The garage is fully automated and open 24 hours. The pay station is in the vestibule next to the Parking Office. The weekend flat rate is $8.

Drivers may first drop their passengers at the Merrick Barn and then drive to the South Garage. It is a 10-minute walk from the South Garage to the Merrick Barn.

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Head shot of John Astin

John Astin

Our theatre is named for John Astin, A&S ’52, the longtime Director of JHU Theatre. Astin had a long and distinguished acting career, on Broadway, as a character actor in TV and film, and as the star of TV’s The Addams Family. Astin returned to Johns Hopkins and served as Homewood Professor of the Arts, and Director of Theatre Arts and Studies, from 2001 until 2021.