May 21: The Making of Smart People

05.18.2018 12:00:00
Writers Theatre's The Making Of Series

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes of the shows you love? For each production, Writers Theatre offers insight into a different aspect of creating theatre to a group of Writers Theatre patrons. Enjoy a short and lively presentation by our designers and other experts, who will walk you through the process of preparing for and executing a show.

Monday, May 21, 2018 at 6:30pm
Alexandra C. & John D. Nichols Theatre at Writers Theatre | 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe, IL 60022

Playwright Lydia R. Diamond will discuss her writing career and its beginnings in Chicago, the inspiration and motivations behind her play, as well as the different resonance the play has now, two presidential cycles after its setting.
This event is FREE and open to the public. Seating is limited. RSVP is required. To RSVP, please clickhere.

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