The first, which will be held from noon-1:30 PM, is titled "Producing Commercial Theatre." Moderated by Ted Chapin, the panel will feature producers Susan Gallin, Elizabeth McCann, Kevin McCollum, David Stone and Tom Viertel. The second seminar, entitled "Actors on Performing," will be presented from 3-4:30 PM. That discussion — moderated by Pia Lindstrom — is set to include actors Michael Cerveris, Jill Clayburgh, George Grizzard and Brían F. O'Byrne.
Other "Working in the Theatre" seminars are set for Jan. 19, 2006, Feb. 16, April 21, April 28, May 5 and June 15. Topics and participants will be announced at a later date.
Created by the late American Theatre Wing chairman Isabelle Stevenson, the series, now in its 31st year, presents major theatre personalities discussing their craft. The "Working in the Theatre" series is broadcast five times a week on CUNY-TV (Time Warner channel 75 and RCN channel 24, 106 or 109).
The CUNY Graduate Center is located at 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street. Tickets, priced at $10, are available by calling (212) 817-8215. (Wing members can reserve free of charge through the Wing.) Visit www.americantheatrewing.org for more information.