'Classic Conversations with Michael Kahn' Hosts Stacy Keach Tonight, 7/23
The Shakespeare Theatre Company previously announced that STC Affiliated Artist Stacy Keach will join Artistic Director Michael Kahn for the final installment of the Classic Conversations series to be held at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F St. NW) tonight, July 23, 2012, at 8 p.m. Classic Conversations with Michael Kahn is a series of discussions with classically-trained actors presented as part of the Company's 25th Anniversary Season.
Throughout this special anniversary season, the Shakespeare Theatre Company celebrates the contributions of Artistic Director Michael Kahn, and also honors its mission as a classical theatre and cultural institution. Classic Conversations with Michael Kahn has provided an exclusive experience with STC's Artistic Director, as he's been interviewing an exciting array of guest actors. Previous guests include James Earl Jones, Kevin Kline and Patrick Stewart. "The Shakespeare Theatre Company is honored to host such esteemed actors and to hear their thoughts on classical theatre. It is a tremendous opportunity for our patrons and I have a great time as well," says Kahn.
Audiences are invited to join Kahn for an evening of in-depth discussions on classical theatre and the craft of acting. Kahn, known not only for his rigorous and ingenious presentation of classical works but also for his signature charm and wit, welcomes these distinguished actors to STC for a chance to analyze and discuss the importance of classical theatre in today's society. This event will provide patrons with a look into some of the great minds of classical theatre.