Signature Theatre - Supplemental Programming
Skip site navigation and jump to page content

Supplemental Programming

We've always enabled our audiences to immerse themselves in a body of work.

Learn about a work’s inspiration, ask questions of its creators, and deepen your understanding of the artistic process and the role of a theatre artist at the Center and beyond.

Upcoming Events 

Love & Money

Talkback Series (post-show): August 18; September 3, 10, 15
Talkbacks brought to you by American Express.

Backstage Pass (pre-show):
Get an inside look at the mechanics behind the magic in this pre-show discussion with a member of the design team. Learn how design shapes the audience experience and transforms a production.
September 2 at 6pm
 

Incident at Vichy

Free 25th Anniversary Champagne Toast: October 27 at 7:30pm

Talkback Series (post-show):
  November 3, 19, 24; December 1
Talkbacks brought to you by American Express.

Open Caption Performance: November 22

Backstage Pass:
Learn how design transforms a production in this pre-show dicussion with a member of the Incident at Vichy design team.
December 2 at 6:00pm

Signature Book Club:
Delve into the context of Arthur Miller's work through a guide discussion with Signature's literary staff. Keep an eye on our website for information about Signature Book Club's next selection. The plays will be available for purchase in the Signature Book Store.
December 10
 

Night is a Room

Free 25th Anniversary Champagne Toast: November 3 at 7:30pm

Talkback Series (post-show):
 November 10, 18; December 1, 8
Talkbacks brought to you by American Express.

Page to Stage (pre-show):
 
Hear the full story of playwright Naomi Wallace and director Bill Rauch's development process, from initial idea to final production.
November 17 at 6:00pm

Backstage Pass (pre-show):
Learn how design transforms a production in this pre-show dicussion with a member of the Night is a Room design team.
December 9 at 6pm
 

supplemental program DESCRIPTIONS:

  • Talkback Series: Learn about the process of putting on a production, what it's like to play the characters, what goes on behind the scenes, and much more in this post-show Q&A session with the cast and creative team.
  • Book Club: Delve into the context of a Signature playwright’s work by discussing a related book or play and explore theatre's connection to other art forms through a guided discussion with Signature's literary staff.
  • Backstage Pass: Get an inside look at the mechanics behind the magic in this pre-show discussion with one of the show's designers. Learn how design shapes the audience experience and transforms a production.
  • Page to Stage: Hear the full story on how artists transform an idea into a play through a moderated discussion with members of the Artistic Team.
  • Signature Cinema:  Theatre and cinema meet in this screening series of movies related to Signature playwrights and productions. Past movies have included Tender Mercies, Lackawanna Blues, Enter the Dragon, and Margaret. 
  • The World of the Play: Explore cultural themes in the play and gain insight into the intellectual context for the work in this moderated discussion, featuring a panel of scholars, experts and artists.
  • The Art of Collaboration: Dig deep into the relationship of multiple artists to understand how their creative dynamic has changed over time in this pre-show conversation between longtime artistic collaborators.

IMAGE: Zachary Quinto in Angels in America by Tony Kushner. Photo by Joan Marcus.

Live Music

Enjoy free live music at
Signature Café and Bar,
Tues - Sat at 6:00pm!

 

Featured Video

Go behind the scenes with
our exclusive trailers, artist
interviews and more!.


 

Signature Stories

Now you can view our magazine,
Signature Stories, online!

 

Open Caption
Performance

An Open Caption performance of John by
Annie Baker. Captioning provided by c2; support for this program provided by TDF’s TAP Plus grant.
Sunday, August 16th
at 2PM