June 19, 2022 at 1pm
Take a peek behind the curtain before the opening of each production with a presentation by American Stage staff. They provide insight into the history and central themes of the play, as well as a discussion with members of the creative team who provide an insider’s perspective on their process.
Pricing: $10 for General Public.
Free for American Stage Subscribers and Act 1 Club Members
Beyond The Footlights: TALKBACK
July 3, 7, 14, 21, 28 (Directly following select performances)
After experiencing the performance, join American Stage, for a conversation exploring and reflecting on the themes, connections, and ideas that ignite us. Guest panelists include relevant voices from the St. Petersburg/Tampa Bay community and beyond.
Free for performance ticket holders.
Beneath the Surface
Join American Stage and partner organizations for our Beneath the Surface conversations to discuss the impact of our summer show The Dutchman and the real-world impact and inspiration it has on Pinellas County today.
Title - Through the Lens: Amiri Baraka, the man behind the words
When: June 7th, 7PM
2622 Fairfield Ave. South, St Petersburg, FL 33712
Title - Forbidden Fruit: an exploration of themes in Dutchman
When: June 14th, 7PM
Allendale United Methodist Church
3803 Haines Rd. North, St Petersburg, FL 33703
Title - The Gorilla, the Ape, the Super-predator: black men in American
When: June 21st, 7PM