Guest: Bartlett Sher, Resident Director, Lincoln Center TheaterTony Award-winning musical revivals like South Pacific and The King and I. Riveting drama at Lincoln Center Theater like Awake and Sing! and Oslo. Grand opera at the Met. Few modern theatrical directors have shown the range and depth of Bart Sher. He tells Jim Zirin what goes into a great director and how he makes his work resonate with contemporary political themes.
Conversations in the Digital Age with Jim Zirin is a show designed to illuminate the news by taking the time required to understand and interpret national and world events. The series features high-profile guests from the worlds of politics, law, business, foreign relations, national security, counterterrorism, media, lifestyles, literature, the arts, and the military.