Cocktails and Classics

Join us for a classic cocktail and a lecture on Thursday evenings from 8:30-9:15pm to learn about EgoPo’s directorial and artistic approach with Founding Artistic Director, Lane Savadove. 

 

Register online to receive that week’s Directing Lecture link and the week’s cocktail recipe to create right from your very own living room.  Sit back, relax and enjoy happy hour with a bit of classic EgoPo nerdiness. 

 

 

LECTURE SCHEDULE

 

Lecture #1: Directorial Point of View and The Last Supper:
Why every show is expressionist

Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Cocktail: Manhattan

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Lecture #2: Via Negativa and Pooh Sticks:
How riverbanks lead to freedom

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
Cocktail: Sidecar
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Lecture #3: The Jelly and the Donut:
Balancing Content and Form

Thursday, April 30th, 2020
Cocktail: Boulevardier
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Lecture #4: Super Objectives and Stakes:

Making theater visceral through rigorous psychology

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
Cocktail: Sazerac
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Lecture #5: Imbalance in Acting and Directing:

How physical imbalance drives dramatic conflict

Thursday, May 14th, 2020
Cocktail: Vesper
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Lecture #6: Physical Actions as Building Blocks:
Joining physical and psychological to activate the text

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Cocktail: Negroni
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Lecture #7:  Theater as Gift Giving:

Making generous audience-focused theater

Thursday, May 28th, 2020
Cocktail: Corpse Reviver #2

Register HERE

"Lydie Breeze Trilogy" by John Guare

Director: Lane Savadove
Photo: Dave Sarrafian
Pictured: Melanie Julian, Ed Swidey, David Girard

Lectures are FREE to attend with a suggested donation of $15.

© 2015 by EgoPo Classic Theater. 

Theater Location: 531 North 7th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123.

 

Office Location: 317 Dickinson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147.

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