Jul 9: Reflect Post-Show Panel Discussion: Moby Dick

07.05.2017 06:00:00
Moby Dick Reflect Post-Show Panel Discussion
Lookingglass’ REFLECT Series is a curated selection of post-show discussions featuring panelists with a range of viewpoints and expertise on the content and context of each production. These wide-ranging conversations, moderated by artistic staff, offer an opportunity for Lookingglass audiences and guests to engage with the vision and visionaries behind each show, get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the unique Lookingglass process, and hear from artists, academics and authorities with diverse perspectives on the material.

Sunday, July 9, 2017 immediately following the 2:00pm performance
at Lookingglass Theatre | 821 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611



Escape, Exploration and Encounter: Is Moby Dick THE American novel?

Melville biographer Michael Shelden, author of Melville in Love: The Secret Life of Herman Melville and the Muse of Moby Dick, discusses what the epic novel reveals about the American character. Shelden’s biography of George Orwell was a Pulitzer Prize Finalist.

This event is FREE and open to the public.



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