The Oberon Theatre Ensemble is an active player in New York’s independent theatre community. Now in our 14th season, we combine classic, contemporary, and new works in repertory. We believe in the joy of a well told story, the connection offered by a supportive community, and the magic of the theatre. More

Last Season
Oberon presented a world premiere of:


by Christopher Boal

"priceless...hilariously played" NY Times



"a quality production" "poetic staging"

At the Midtown International Festival, Oberon presented:

by Duncan Pflaster

Nominated for 11 Awards

Past Productions

The Woodsman by Steven Fechter

The Drawer Boy by Michael Healey (Moved Off Broadway)

55. Keep on Truckin' It's War! by Walter Brandes

54. Starship Astrov by Duncan Pflaster
53. Othello by William Shakespeare
52. Order by Christopher Boal

51. Insecurity! by Mickey Zetts
50. Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
49. American Rapture by Alex Dinelaris and William Saroyan

48. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
47. Ghost on Fire by Michael Weller
46. A Thousand Variations of a Lie Told Once by Stacey Lane

45. The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare
44. Sweet Love Adieu by Ryan J-W Smith

43. Feasting on Cardigans by Mark Eisman
42. All in One: An Evening of One Acts That Can Save Your Life from Ibsen to Checkov to Brandes

41. A Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare
40. The Years by Cindy Lou Johnson
39. Measure for Measure by William Shakespeare

2003-2004 Season
38. The Road to Nirvana by Arthur Kopit
measureart.jpg37. Unidentified Human Remains and the True Nature of Love by Brad Fraser
36. The Curate Shakespeare As You Like It by Don Nigro

2002-2003 Season
35. The Tragical History of King Lear by William Shakespeare
34. The Philanderer by George Bernard Shaw
33. The Cockfighters by Johanna Adams
32. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
31. Famous for Fifteen Years by Jaime Pachino
cardigansart.jpg30. And Then They Were Lovers a compilation of scenes by Shakespeare
Oberon Extras: 29. The Good Thief

2001-2002 Season
28. The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare
27. Moonchildren by Michael Weller (OOBR Award for Excellence)
26. I, Unseen by Marika Mashburn
25. The Three Sisters by Anton Chekov
Oberon Extras: 22. The Stronger; 23. Can-Can; 24. Durang It!yearsart.jpg

2000-2001 Season
21. The Miser by Moliere, adapted by Donovan Johnson
20. Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
19. Phaedre by Jean Racine
18. Union by Whitney Hamilton
17. The Physicists by Fredrich Durrenmatt
Oberon Extras: 15. All-Time Hits; 16. Mystery Man

1999-2000 Season
14. The Bacchae by Euripides
13. The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
12. Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen
11. Finding Louise by Donovan Johnson
10. The Tempest By William Shakespeare

1998-1999 Season
9. The Kissing Wall by John Thornberry
8. Attempting Fate by Denise Verrico
7. A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
6. Her Eyes Like Diamonds by Lannie Hill
5. Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde

1998 Season
4. Pieces of Seven by Donovan Johnson
3. Attempting Fate by Denise Verrico
2. The Kissing Wall by John Thornberry
1. Mystery Man by Donovan Johnson