Zak Jason

Zak Jason

Zak Jason is a Newton-based writer who has written for the Boston Phoenix, The Boston Globe, and the Cape Cod Times. A Yarmouthport native, he graduated from Boston College in 2011. He has been described as "odious" and "a worthless scoundrel" by his girlfriend and a Davis Square passerby, respectively.

Zak Jason'S latest stories

Barry Hughson: Ballet Exit Is 'Difficult'

The soon-to-be-former executive director elaborates on his decision.

The Ballet's Rainmaker Is Leaving

Why executive director Barry Hughson's departure is hardly scandalous or alarming.

Turning Point

As the Boston Ballet begins its 50th season, we explore what's next for artistic director Mikko Nissinen.