Associate Professor of Theater at Princeton University and performance historian Brian Herrera will lead a conversation about the history of casting in U.S. popular performance on Monday, September 24 at 4:30 p.m. in the Wallace Theater in the Lewis Arts complex on the Princeton campus. The event is free and open to the public.
On Wednesday, September 26, award-winning poet and memoirist Li-Young Lee and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and screenwriter Lynn Nottage will read from their work as part of the Althea Ward Clark W’21 Reading Series of the Program in Creative Writing at the Lewis Center for the Arts. The reading, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Wallace Theater at the Lewis Arts complex on the Princeton University campus, is free and open to the public. In response to audience feedback, all readings for this year’s series will move from 4:30 p.m. to a 7:30 p.m. evening time slot.
The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Programs in Theater and Music Theater at Princeton University will present a reading of all or excerpts of a new musical in development, Foreign Bodies, conceived and directed by Princeton alumnus Whitney Mosery, book by alumnus Joshua Williams with music and lyrics by Yve Blake, performed by Princeton students. The reading, which is the culmination of a development workshop created to benefit both current students and recent Princeton alumni, is free and open to the public and will be presented on Tuesday, September 11 at 8:00 p.m. in the Wallace Theater at the Lewis Arts complex on the Princeton campus.