Tony Award-winning Broadway legend Chita Rivera discusses her extraordinary career and her work with Bob Fosse, Jerome Robbins, Kander and Ebb, and other musical theater luminaries in a conversation with Broadway director John Doyle. The discussion begins at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 12, in the James M. Stewart ’32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street as a part of Doyle’s fall course, “Luminaries of the American Musical Theatre,” at Princeton University. Free and open to public but RSVP required.
Obie Award-winning playwright, MacArthur “Genius Grant” Fellow, and Princeton alum Branden Jacobs-Jenkins has been commissioned by the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University to write and develop a new adaptation of Euripides’ The Bakkhai. The commission is being supported through the Roger S. Berlind ’52 Playwright-in-Residence Fund. The new play will premiere at the opening of the new Lewis Center for the Arts complex in October 2017.