Letts, Rebeck, Bradshaw and Ruhl to Be Part of OCC Panel "The Playwright's the Thing"

News   Letts, Rebeck, Bradshaw and Ruhl to Be Part of OCC Panel "The Playwright's the Thing" The Outer Critics Circle will host a special "The Playwright's the Thing" evening at New York City's Sardi's Restaurant Nov. 7.

"Celebrating the new theatre season with an emphasis on playwrights," as an announcement explains, the organization will host "The Playwright's the Thing" 5-7:30 PM at the famed midtown eatery.

Playwrights Tracy Letts (August: Osage County, Bug, Killer Joe), Theresa Rebeck (Mauritius, The Scene, Bad Dates), Tom Bradshaw (Strom Thurmond Is Not a Racist, Cleansed) and Sarah Ruhl (Eurydice, The Clean House) will take part in a panel discussion moderated by Mario Fratti (Nine, The Cage, Suicide) and OCC executive committee member Rosalind Friedman.

The evening will also include a light buffet dinner, open seating and cash bar. Tickets ($25 for OCC members and $35 non-members) are available by phone at (203) 268-6055.

The group is known for the Outer Critics Circle Awards, which are decided upon by a group of writers "covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway."

For more information visit www.outercritics.org.