The Role of the Critic and Scholar in Assessing New Work
September 7, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Oscar G. Brockett Theatre
This panel, part of a larger discussion surrounding Robert Schenkkan's Building the Wall, considers the roles of critics and academics on the development, consumption and analysis of new work. Respondents include Michael Barnes (Columnist, Austin American-Statesman), Robert Faires (Arts Editor, The Austin Chronicle), Jay Handelman (Arts Editor and Theatre Critic, Sarasota Herald-Tribune), Robert Schenkkan (Playwright), Roxanne Schroeder-Arce (Scholar, Playwright, Mariachi Girl) and Kirk Lynn (Playwright, The Method Gun, Fixing King John).
All panels are free and open to the public. Seating may be limited.
Panel times, location and respondents are subject to change.