Adventures in the Theater

Wed, Nov 28, 2012, 4:30 pm
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A Conversation with Karen Fricker and David Binder

Theater critic Karen Fricker interviewed Broadway producer David Binder (the Tony Award winning productions of 33 Variations with Jane Fonda, Raisin in the Sun with Sean Combs, Phylicia Rashad and Audra McDonald) about his experiences producing on Broadway and off.

Karen Fricker is a theatre critic and academic. Currently the Eakin Visiting Scholar in Canadian studies at McGill University in Montreal, from January she will be an assistant professor in dramatic arts at Brock University in Ontario. Originally from Los Angeles, she earned a Ph.D. from the School of Drama, Trinity College, Dublin, and has taught at the University of London. She is the founding editor of Irish Theatre Magazine and has written and broadcast for The Guardian, Variety, the Irish Times, The New York Times, the BBC, and the CBC, among other outlets.