Post-show Events

TALKBACKS
Following Thursday and Saturday matinees 

Talkbacks are our signature post-performance discussions on the craft, art, ideas and themes of our thought-provoking plays. Led by Producing Artistic Director Daniel Elihu Kramer, or Associate Artists and Scholars.

 

CAST CONVERSATIONS
Following Friday evening shows

Cast members of each play stay for a conversation about their work, joined when possible by other artists working on the production.

 

PANEL DISCUSSIONS
Following the first Sunday matinee of each production

Panel Discussions bring together experts and advocates who discuss some of the vital topics and ideas in each of our plays, and take questions from the audience. To date, panelists include:

THE NIGHT ALIVE
Michael Thornton, Professor of English and incoming Provost, Smith College
Róisín O’Sullivan, Professor of Economics, Smith College, and former member of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council
NOW CIRCA THEN
Dan Lombardo, Company Dramaturg, Chester Theatre Company, and former historic reenactor
Elizabeth Sharpe, Co-Executive Director of Historic Northampton, and former director of education at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History
ON THE EXHALE
Benjamin Liptzin, MD, former Chair of Pyschiatry, Baystate Health
Ben Moss-Horwitz, student activist and recent graduate of Northampton High School
CURVE OF DEPARTURE
Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor, Associate Professor of History, Smith College
Support for the Panel Discussion Series is generously provided by
Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this 
program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.