Setting the Stage includes designs, sketches, and models by Oenslager for such shows as Girl Crazy, Red, Hot, and Blue!, My Sister Eileen, You Can't Take It With You, Margin for Error, and Singin' the Blues. Oenslager won a Tony Award in 1959 in A Majority of One and retired in 1970. He also worked on numerous operas and ballets during his long career.
Tickets to the discussion are $9 for non-museum members, and $5 for members, seniors, and students. Reservations are required. Call 212-534-1672, ext 3395 or visit www.mcny.org.