Following the first Sunday matinee performance of each production, special guests take the stage to help
place the production in context with illuminating insights about the world of the play. The Playhouse hosts a wide range of
guests, from noted playwrights to academic scholars, for discussions that provide an excellent opportunity to delve into the
world of the play.
Each discussion is followed by an interactive dialogue with the audienc
2012 Symposium featuring WCP associate artistic director David Kennedy and
The Year of Magical Thinking
author Joan Didion. Photo: Leslie Datsis.
All Symposium events are free and open to the public and will begin immediately following the 3pm
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Symposium Transcript Archive
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August 25, 2013 –
Oblivion – David Kennedy & Playwright Carly Mensch
2013 Symposium featuring WCP associate artistic director
David Kennedy and
Carly Mensch. Photo: David Matlow.