Jan Maxwell
(© Tristan Fuge)
Jan Maxwell
(© Tristan Fuge)
Tony nominee Jan Maxwell, playwright Mac Wellman, Red Bull Theater artistic director Jesse Berger, Wrestling School associate Richard Romagnoli, and Barker Project co-founder Robert Emmet Lunney will join Howard Barker for Howard Barker at the Segal Center, a day-long event celebrating the British playwright's work, to be held at the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York on May 10.

The event, co-presented by the Segal Center and the theatre minima company, will include screenings, readings, panel discussions and a one-on-one conversation with the dramatist.The proceedings for the entire day will be curated by George Hunka, artistic director, theatre minima.

Barker's many plays include Cheek, Scenes from an Execution, Gertrude -- The Cry, Victory, and The Castle. He has also written a book of theory, Arguments for a Theatre, and in 1988 formed his own company, The Wrestling School.

All of the day's activities will be free and open to the public. For more information, click here.