Feb 19, 2018 | The Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Lunch and Learn:
Broadway Titans: The Life of a Broadway Producer
With Fran Weissler, Roy Furman & Rodger Hess
Moderated by Lee Wolf
A Kravis Center Cultural Society Event
Join Lee Wolf as she interviews three successful Broadway producers who will share their unique role in bringing blockbuster shows to Broadway. Roy Furman, who took home three Tonys in 2017 for Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly! and Sweat (adding to his collection of dozens more including Evita, The Color Purple and The Book of Mormon), Fran Weissler, who with her husband Barry, has, won Tonys for Chicago, Waitress, Pippin, La Cage Aux Folles, Gypsy among many others, and Rodger Hess, known for his Broadway, Off Broadway & Touring hits which include The Great Comet of 1812, All My Sons, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and the tours of Evita, Annie and A Chorus Line.
Note: Admission includes lunch prepared by Catering by The Breakers at the Kravis Center.
Sponsored by Leona F. Chanin