Originally recorded live at the Blackfriars Playhouse on February 14, 2020.

ASC Artistic Director Ethan McSweeny speaks with nationally recognized director, playwright, author, and Teacher Scott Kaiser about a variety of topics including the development of a classical acting troupe in the modern era and Kaiser’s work at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival/beyond. 

Join renowned Shakespeare scholar and ASC Co-Founder and Director of Mission Ralph Alan Cohen for this entertaining and enlightening series of lectures and conversations, recorded live from the Blackfriars Playhouse!

Dr. Ralph provides his unique and cunning insight into early modern theatre and beyond with charm and good humor. Often features guest hosts and speakers such as Artistic Director Ethan McSweeny, Director of Education Sarah Enloe, scholars, actors, playwrights, and many more!