Director and Designers - Jane Shaw, Jonathan Bank, and team

Sat. January 25, after the matinee

A peek into the design process with directors Jane Shaw, Jonathan Bank, and their creative team: Roger Hanna (Scenic), Oana Botez (Costumes), Matthew Richards (Lights), and Chris Fields (Props). This panel discussion will give you some insight into the collaborative process.

“A Mere Painter of Pictures?” Miles Malleson’s Chekhov and Tolstoy Adaptations
Maya Cantu, Mint Resident Dramaturge

Sun. January 26, after the matinee

Mint Resident Dramaturge, Maya Cantu, will discuss Malleson’s adaptations, and his Political and religious affinities with Anton Chekhov and Leo Tolsoty. Dr. Cantu is an accomplished dramaturge, scholar, and teacher. She is an alumnus of the Yale School of Drama, where she recieved her MFA and DFA in Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism.

In Conversation w/ Maude Meisel: Anton Chekhov & Leo Tolstoy
Maude Meisel

Sun. February 2nd, after the matinee

Dr. Maude Meisel is a former Fulbright Scholar who holds a PhD from the Department of Slavic
Languages at Columbia Unversity. She has taught courses in Russian, Humanities, and Drama at Columbia,
Middleburry College, and SUNY Stony Brook. She is currently the Associate Director of the Challenge to Achievement program at Pace University.

Did you know?

Many of our EnrichMint Events have been recorded and are available for viewing online.

  • Charles Duff
    "N.C. Hunter: Plays That Actors Liked To Speak"

    Charles Duff is a British teacher, actor, theatre director, writer and critic. His first professional role was in N.C. Hunter’s The Adventures of Tom Random at Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in 1967. His book, The Lost Summer: The Heyday of the West End Theatre, focuses on the playwrights of the commercial British theatre of the mid-twentieth century. In this video, filmed after a performance of A Day by the Sea by N.C. Hunter, Charles discusses how N.C. Hunter’s plays fit into this rich period of theatrical history. Video by Joshua Paul Johnson. Recorded live on August 13, 2016.

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  • Roger W. Oliver
    "British Theatre in the Postwar World"

    Roger W. Oliver is Professor of Liberal Arts and Drama at Juilliard, and Professor of English and Dramatic Literature at NYU, where he teaches courses in Modern British Drama. In this video, filmed after a performance of A DAY BY THE SEA by N.C. Hunter, Roger discusses how the play fits into the larger context of post-WWII British theatre. Video by Joshua Paul Johnson. Recorded live on August 6, 2016.

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