Offered by Foggy Bottom West End Village, free and open to all.
Politics and the Theater with Molly Smith, Arena Stage Artistic Director.
Molly Smith has served as Arena’s Artistic Director since 1998 and has more than 30 directing credits there including Carousel
, A Moon for the Misbegotten
, and Fiddler on the Roof
. She also recently directed Our Town
at Canada’s Shaw Festival and her directorial work has been seen in numerous other cities including London, Montreal, Berkeley, Toronto and at Juneau, Alaska’s Perseverance Theater which she founded and ran from 1979-1998. She led the re-invention of Arena Stage, focusing on the architecture and creation of the Mead Center for American Theater and positioning Arena Stage as a national center for American artists. Register at Theater.