MRT & UMass Lowell Team Up for Kerouac Play Premiere

Jen Myers of the Sun got the scoop on today’s announcement by Merrimack Repertory Theater and UMass Lowell that they will team up on the world premiere of Jack Kerouac’s only full-length play, “Beat Generation,” as the centerpiece of the Jack Kerouac Literary Festival this October. The news leaped across wires and through media nets all day, from the Boston Globe to Associated Press to NYTimes.