Food for Thought

National Arts Club
15 Gramercy Park S, New York, NY 10003
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

Food for Thought is a lunch hour one-act play reading series that's drawing some of Broadway's top talents, including Patricia Neal, Cliff Robertson, Rita Moreno, Elaine Stritch, Tammy Grimes, Kathleen Turner, and Treat Williams. Audiences enjoy a 30-minute play reading, a "gourmet box lunch" and a talk with the actors and/or playwrights. Readings take place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:00pm to­ 2:00pm and are accompanied by a gourmet buffet lunch provided by the National Arts Club. Immediately following each reading, audience members are invited to participate in a question and answer session with the actors, playwright and director of the reading. Upcoming readings: September 19 and 20: Four by Ten by Tennessee Williams September 23: The Hairdresser by Susan Charlotte The Doctor by David Mamet September 25: Some Kind of Love Story by Arthur Miller September 26: The Patient by Agatha Christie October 3: Master Harold and the Boys by Athol Fugard October 7: The Bald Soprano by Eugene Ionesco October 9: Tone Clusters by Joyce Carol Oates Life with No Joy by David Mamet October 16: Roman Fever by Edith Wharton (adapted by Sandra Kazan) The Stronger by August Strindberg October 17: Auto Da Fe by Tennesse Williams The Lesson by Max Wiseman (adapted by Edward Pomerantz) October 21: Some Kind of Love Story by Arthur Miller October 23: The Patient by Agatha Christie October 24: The Shoemaker / A Broken Side by Susan Charlotte Shoeshine by David Mamet October 28: Tone Clusters by Joyce Carol Oates October 30: Remembrance by Richard Wesley Testimonies by August Wilson November 4: Taken / Out of Context by Susan Charlotte The Doctor by David Mamet November 13: Tango Finish by Susan Charlotte Where O Where by George Malko November 18: Remembrance by Richard Wesley Testimonies by August Wilson November 20: A Life with No Joy in It by David Mamet Tone Clusters by Joyce Carol Oates November 21: The Bald Soprano by Eugene Ionesco November 25: Red Eye of Love by Arnold Weinstein On the Edge by Craig Pospisil I Can't Imagine Tomorrow by Tennesse Williams December 4: When the Women Come Out to Dance by Elmore Leonard (adapted by Susan Charlotte) December 5: Tone Clusters by Joyce Carol Oates December 9: The Cabbie by Susan Charlotte The Doctor by David Mamet December 11: Shenanigans by Robert Downey, Sr. December 12: Some Kind of Love Story by Arthur Miller December 16: When the Women Come Out to Dance by Elmore Leonard (adapted by Susan Charlotte) December 19: Preview of next season

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