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artistic director

John Francis Hennessy, American artistic director. Member Alliance of Residential Theatres (associate), Boston Center for the Arts (trustee 1986-1988), Boston Resident Theatre Alliance, 1985-1988.

Background

Hennessy, John Francis was born on November 7, 1961 in Canton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Joseph and Rita Mary (Rauer) Hennessy.

Education

Student, New England Conservatory Music, 1979-1981;Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Directing, Emerson College, 1985.

Career

Associate director, Provincetown (Massachusetts) Playhouse, 1983-1985;general manager, New Ehrlich Theatre, Boston, 1985-1988;artistic director, New York Theatre Group, New York City, since 1988.

Works

Membership

Member Alliance of Residential Theatres (associate), Boston Center for the Arts (trustee 1986-1988), Boston Resident Theatre Alliance, 1985-1988.

Connections

father:
John Joseph Hennessy

mother:
Rita Mary (Rauer) Hennessy