Career Center: Conversation with Thomas Kail ’99

Rachel Berman of the Career Resquash Center writes in:

Join us at lunchtime in the Career Center for an informal conversation with Conversation with Thomas Kail ’99, Broadway Director, Musician, and Producer. Hear how Tommy followed his passion for live theater after graduating Wesleyan and wound up directing In The Heights, the 2008 Tony Award winner for Best Musical. Check out a clip of his new show, opening in New York.

Date: Monday, April 30
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Place: Olson Commons, Career Center
Cost: Free
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Speaking of In The Heights, Quiara Alegria Hudes, who wrote the book for the play, just won a Pulitzer and Lin-Manuel Miranda ’02 himself recently popped up in Middletown for a brief rendez-vous with Hudes’ playwriting workshop. Coincidence? Maybe.