In keeping with the artistic mission of LLCC Theatre which is, “To explore the work of those who have charted new intellectual territory”, the Great Ideas Forum is designed to provide provocative and accessible debate to the central issues that spring from LLCC Theatre productions.
The first Great Ideas Forum was held in conjunction with the spring 2012 production of Waiting for Godot and was held on Sat April 14 2012. The topic was: Is There God in Godot? (Searching for Meaning in Beckett’s Metaphorical Landscape)
The Panelists for this event included:
Dr. Carl Estabrook— Ph.D. in Christian Thought from Harvard
Tom Mitchell--Head of the dept. of Theatre at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Marty Morris--LLCC Philosophy adjunct. Former adjunct of the year
Panel Moderator James Seay, MFA, Production Dramaturg