Panel Discussions highlight areas of interest that our non-profit confronts directly or indirectly. The Lake Dillon Theatre Company embraces this opportunity to collaborate with other organizations, both locally and beyond. Panel discussions allow and encourage dialogue between all members of our community, including patrons and guests.
Previous panelists have included award-winning arts journalist John Moore, award-winning scenic designer Jared Grohs, award-winning director Christy Montour-Larson, president and CEO of BreckCreate Robb Wolfe, and more.
Time: Times vary. See below.
Venue: The Lake Dillon Theatre, 460 Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne, CO, 80435
2019 Panel Discussion Schedule
March 23 time TBD: Just Desserts: The Intersection of Law and Art
- Bekah Brunstetter's The Cake is partially inspired by the recent denial of bakers to create cakes for events that defy their religious beliefs. Join our panel of artists and legal practitioners as we discuss the ways in which artistic expression and public policy inform one another.
August 31 time TBD: Summit Speaks: Suicide as a Social Contagion
- Duncan MacMillan's Every Brilliant Thing is a play about depression and the lengths we will go to for the people we love. Join us as our panel of experts and advocates explore the state of mental health in Summit County. Presented in partnership with Building Hope.
- About Building Hope: Building Hope Summit County is a community-wide initiative designed to create a more coordinated effective and responsive mental health system that promotes emotional health, reduces stigma and improves access to care and support for everyone in Summit County
December 7 time TBD: Dear Sugar: Radical Empathy in the Digital Age
- Nia Vardalos' Tiny Beautiful Things is about the endangered art of listening and responding to other people. In a society that increasingly prioritizes online relationships, how can we stay present and available to those who matter most? Join our panel of experts and practitioners as we explore the positive changes that mindfulness and understanding can bring to our lives and communities.