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Take a look at Quantum’s footprint over the last 30 years.

Our audiences have traveled far and wide, to nearly 100 locations – through an industrial blast furnace, parks, cemeteries, swimming pools, warehouses, museums, and cathedrals to follow our work. Go ahead, take a trip down memory lane with us!

2023-2024 Season


Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Karla Boos
Directed by Jeffrey Carpenter
Carrie Blast Furnaces

The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk
(The Chagall Musical)

By Daniel Jamieson and Ian Ross
Directed and Choreographed by Gustavo Zajac
Music Direction by Douglas Levine
Rodef Shalom Congregation

Scenes from an Execution

By Howard Barker
Directed by Andrew William Smith
Starring Lisa Velten Smith
Abiding Missions

2022-2023 Season

The Devil Is a Lie

Written by Jennifer Chang
Directed by Kyle Haden
Tenant Innovation Center, Frick Building


Created by Claire van Kampen
and Chatham Baroque
Byham Theater

The Cherry Orchard

New version by Libby Appel
Directed by Katie Brooks
OneValley at the Roundhouse

2021-2022 30th Anniversary Season

An Odyssey

Adapted by Jay Ball
Directed by Jed Allen Harris
Schenley Park Ice Skating Rink

The Current War

By Michael Mitnick
Westinghouse Park


By Lucy Kirkwood
The Maverick


By Will Arbery
Bakery Square

2020-2021 Digital Season

Love and Information

By Caryl Churchill


By Nick Payne


By Mike Bartlett

Far Away

By Caryl Churchill

OK Odysseus

Adapted by Jay Ball

2019-2020 Season

Looking for Violeta 

By Maria José Galleguillos
Original music by Emily Pinkerton
Frick Park Lawn Bowling Greens

Shakespeare’s Will

By Vern Thiessen
West Homestead United Methodist Church

2018-2019 Season


By Karla Boos based on the book by Peter Ackroyd
Trinity Cathedral Pittsburgh

King Lear

by William Shakespeare
Carrie Blast Furnaces

2017-2018 Season

The Hard Problem

By Tom Stoppard
Energy Innovation Center

2016-2017 Season


By Lope de Vega; in a version by Tanya Ronder
Outdoors at Mellon Park, Rose Garden

The River

By Jez Butterworth
Aspinwall Riverfront Park

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

Chamber opera by Michael Nyman with libretto by Christopher Rawlence, Michael Morris, and Oliver Sacks, based on his book
200 N. Highland Avenue


By John Hodge
6500 Hamilton Avenue

2015-2016 Season (25th Anniversary)

The Winter’s Tale

By William Shakespeare; In collaboration with Chatham Baroque and Attack Theatre
Union Trust Building

Chickens in the Yard

By Paul Kruse, Hatch Arts Collective
Javo Studios (in back of building, on Kent Way)


By David Harrower
Javo Studios

The Master Builder

By Henrik Ibsen
Nova Place (Two Allegheny Center building)

2014-2015 Season


By John Krizanc
Conceived by Richard Rose & John Krizanc
Rodef Shalom Congregation



By Aditi Brennan Kapil
The Bloomfield-Garfield Community-Activity Center

All the Names

All the Names

By Jose Saramago
Adapted by Karla Boos
The Original Carnegie Free Library of Allegheny

2013-2014 Season



A new adaptation by Jay Ball of Michel de Ghelderode’s play
Lexington Technology Center, Point Breeze

2012-2013 Season

Actors on a dock

The Golden Dragon

By Roland Schimmelpfenning
Lake Carnegie (next to public pool)

Actors on stage


By Osvaldo Golijov
East Liberty Presbyterian Church

Actors on stage

John Gabriel Borkman

By Henrik Ibsen
Hart Building, East Liberty

2011-2012 Season

2 actors on stage. One in bed and the other on stairs

The End of the Affair

Adapted by Karla Boos
Former Emma Kauffman Clinic, Polish Hill

Fat Beckett actors with suitcases

Fat Beckett

By Gab Cody in collaboration with Rita Reis
The Old School House, Lawrenceville

Actors in bed

The Electric Baby

By Stefanie Zadravec
The Waldorf School

2010-2011 Season

Actors outside on stage

The Howling Miller

Adapted Peter Duschenes and Karla Boos
Frick Environmental Center (under construction)

Actors at table on stage

When the Rain Stops Falling

By Andrew Bovell
Iron City Brewery

Actor on swing

Maria de Buenos Aires

By Horacio Ferrer
ACE Hotel

2009-2010 Season

Actors in costume


Adapted from Voltaire by Hugh Wheeler
Hyatt House (Former Don Allen Auto)

Actors on stage

The Task

By Heiner Muller
U-Haul (formerly the Gage Building)

2008-2009 Season

Actors in red on outdoor stage


By William Shakespeare
Outdoors at Mellon Park

Actor on stage

The Museum of Desire and Flowers in a Corner

By John Berger
Frick Art & Historical Center

Actor with fan

Mouth to Mouth

By Kevin Elyot
121 Seventh Street in the Cultural District

Actors on stage with projection screens


By Federico Garcia Lorca
6000 Penn Avenue

2007-2008 Season

Actor lifting dress

The Collected Works of Billy the Kid

By Michael Ondaatje
Garden Theater

Actors in circle

Les Grand Meaulnes

Adapted Nigel Gearing
The Stables at Hartwood Acres

Actors on stage with projections

Thérèse Raquin

By Emile Zola
Braddock Carnegie Library

aerial shot of actors on stage

Breakfast with Mugabe

By Fraser Grace
301 5th Avenue

2006-2007 Season

Actors in The Crucible on outdoor stage

The Crucible

By Arthur Miller
Outdoors at Mellon Park, Rose Garden

Actors in barn

After Mrs. Rochester

By Polly Teale
Braddock Carnegie Library, in the old music hall

Actors in apartment style set

El Paso Blue

By Octavio Solis
Allegheny Cold Storage, Lawrenceville

Elaborate stage with actors

The Red Shoes

By Karla Boos and Carolina Loyola-Garcia
Allegheny Unitarian Universalist Church

2005-2006 Season

Actors embracing

Dark of the Moon

By Howard Richardson and William Berney
Outdoors at Mellon Park, Rose Garden

Actor sitting on actor's lap

The Human Chair

Adapted by Karla Boos
925 Penn Avenue

Actors dancing

The Voluptuous Tango

By Dominic Muldowney
The Mellon Institute

2004-2005 Season

Actor in crown

Richard II

By William Shakespeare
MacHemp Building, Southside

2 actors photo

When the World Was Green

By Sam Shepard and Joe Chaikin
The Mattress Factory Garden

2003-2004 Season

Actors behind glass

The Arabian Night

By Roland Schimmelpfenning
Spring Way Center

2 actors on set

The Wild Duck

By Henrik Ibsen
The Carriage House, Western PA Family Center

Actor dances


By Patrick Marber
Jackman Building

Actor plays violin for actor in cage

Kafka’s Chimp

By John Metcalf and Mark Morris
Pittsburgh Zoo, main gates

2002-2003 Season

Actors on beams


By Melanie Marnich
U-Haul (formerly the Gage Building)

Actors on stage

Speaking in Tongues

By Andrew Bovell
Anything Audio Studios

The Threepenny Opera, 2003

The Threepenny Opera

By Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill
The Brew House

2001-2002 Season

Actor holds other actors face

Six Characters Looking for a Writer

By Robert Benedetti
Giant Eagle Warehouse, Lawrenceville

Actor holds cigarette


By Abi Morgan
Homestead Pump House

Actors on stage

Betrayal & The Collection

By Harold Pinter
Terminal Building, Southside

Actors on stage

La Tragédie de Carmen

By Peter Brook (from Georges Bizet)
The Brew House

2000 Season

Actor holds other actors face

Anna Karenina

By Helen Edmundson
121 Ninth Street

Actors holding large drape

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

By The Frick Art & Historical Center
Frick Art & Historical Center, Crabapple Grove

Actor on floor in museum

La Voix Humaine

By Jean Cocteau
Andy Warhol Museum

1999 Season

2 actors with sunglasses on

Kill the Old Torture Their Young

By David Harrower
George White Theater of Point Park University

Actors on stage

The Merchant of Venice

By William Shakespeare
Brakehouse Lofts in the Strip District

1998 Season

Actors with violins

Knives In Hens

By David Harrower
The Mattress Factory

Two actors look at shadow of person


By Tom Stoppard
925 Liberty Avenue

1997 Season

Actor eating

Cloud Tectonics

By Jose Rivera
City Theatre, Hamburg

Actors embracing

Antony & Cleopatra

By William Shakespeare
The Brew House

1996 Season

Actor in a blue room with pay phone


By Robert Lepage
Harris Theater

1995 Season

Actors pointing up

Life Is A Dream

Original adaption of Calderon
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

1994 Season

3 actors. Foreground actor looking at camera

Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me

By Frank McGuiness
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

Quantum Theater

Reckless Circus

By company
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

1993 Season

2 actors

Death and the Maiden

By Ariel Dorfman
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

1992 Season

2 actors scheming

The Trap

By Tadeusz Rozewicz
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

1991 Season

Group of actors

Pedro Paramo

Original adaption of Juan Rulfo
5933 Penn Avenue

Actors on stage

Sea Marks

By Gardner McKay
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

1990 Season

Quantum Theater

The Collection

By Harold Pinter
Soba Restaurant (formerly The Artery)

Quantum Theater

Secret Drawer

By company
XTAZA (Former Metropol)