The Drama Book Shop, currently located at 250 West 40th Street, will commemorate its 100th birthday with an all-day celebration October 2.
The schedule of free events includes seminars with actors, directors, and playwrights plus a one-on-one interview by newsman Bill Moyers with playwright Robert Schenkkan.
Those currently scheduled to participate include actors Kathleen Chalfant, Cass Morgan, André De Shields, and Patti Mariano; directors Trip Cullman and Liesl Tommy; and playwrights Charles Busch, Colman Domingo, Stephen Karam, Max Posner, and Sarah Ruhl.
The lineup of events follows:
In the Seelen Theatre/Downstairs
Reading by Craig Pospisil and the NOW Collective
André De Shields
Moderated by Steven McCasland
6-7 PM Mayor's Proclamation
Bill Moyers will interview Robert Schenkkan
Story Pirates After Dark (performance)
Found musical performance by Eli Bolin
Ellen Novack — Taming the Cyclops: How to Do Your Best Work in an On-Camera Audition
For additional information about the Drama Book Shop and the 100th Anniversary celebration, go to dramabookshop.com.