Spotlight Symposium Series

Theatre artists, area academics, and experts explore and discuss ideas related to the play and how they impact our world.

Free and open to the public! Email symposium@newrep.org to reserve your complimentary spot!

Thurgood
High Stakes: Filling the Supreme Court Vacancy
featuring WBUR’s Louise Kennedy
Sunday, February 5 following 2pm matinee

 


 

PAST SYMPOSIUMS:

Regular Singing
Dates of Infamy: Defining Ourselves through Significant National Events

Sunday September 11, following the 2pm performance

Panelists include WBUR’s Louise Kennedy and Boston University’s Tobe Berkovitz and John Carroll

Good
Authoritarianism: The Sociopolitical Roots of Nationalism

Sunday October 9 following the 4pm performance

Panelists include Boston University’s Simon Rabinovich and James Schmidt and Facing History’s Adam Strom

This program is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 

Fiddler on the Roof
City of Neighborhoods: Melding and Reclaiming Ethnic Identity

Sunday December 4 following the 2pm performance

This program is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 

Stay tuned for more Spotlight Symposiums to be announced throughout the season!