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David Auburn on the Art of Adaptation
Tuesday, April 25
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
5701 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Court Theatre has commissioned Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright David Auburn, AB’91, to craft a stage adaptation of Saul Bellow’s classic Chicago novel, The Adventures of Augie March. Auburn, who has been named a Visiting Fellow at the Neubauer Collegium for 2017-18, will discuss the challenge of adapting this major work for the stage with Charles Newell, the Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director of Court Theatre.