Awake and Sing! Humanities Forum
Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre
Featuring Boston College professor Dr. Stuart Hecht, author of Transposting Broadway: Jews, Assimilation, and the American Musical, following the 2pm matinee performance on Sunday, November 23. Presented in collaboration with the New Center. Admission is free with the purchase of a ticket to any performance of Awake and Sing!
The Humanities Forum explores the context and significance of the play with a leading expert. Past forums have featured historians Doris Kearns Goodwin (Team of Rivals) and Beverly Morgan-Welch (Museum of African-American History), playwrights Paula Vogel and Lydia R. Diamond Boston Globe columnists, and accomplished scholars. The Humanities Forum is presented following a select Sunday matinee performance.
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