On March 23, Oregon Governor Kate Brown issued an executive order calling for Oregonians to stay home, closing specific retail businesses, and requiring social distancing in most cases, immediately and until further notice. Social gatherings with people from outside of your household are not allowed until further notice.
Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 9:30am to 12:00pm
Knight Library, Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid Street, Eugene, OR
Drama illuminates what’s to laugh, cry and sigh about in retirement, or when the world gets you down. Plays from Sophocles to Steve Martin examine fate, family, and aging.
Drama—tragedy and comedy—provides stage directions for our experience of life’s stages. What did Oedipus learn from the Sphinx? We engage fierce and funny lifesaving wisdom on aging as we read examples of bravery, foolery, and panache in these and other plays and stage monologues: