McCarter@HOME presents:

McCarter LIVE: In Conversation with Ken Ludwig

FRIDAY, APRIL 24 at 4:30PM


Internationally-acclaimed playwright Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Crazy For You, Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express, Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery) joins McCarter Theatre Center’s Artistic Director and Resident Playwright Emily Mann for a moderated conversation about their mutual love for the works of William Shakespeare and Ken’s Falstaff Award-winning book How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare.

This is a must-experience online offering for fans of Shakespeare, as well as, teachers, parents and kids engaged in remote learning.


Want to pose a question for Ken and Emily to be asked? Email it to with the subject heading: [Ken, Emily, and Shakespeare.]




This event is offered at no cost, but donations to McCarter Theatre Center are always appreciated.


Interested in getting a copy of Ken Ludwig’s How to Teach Your Children Shakespeare? McCarter is partnering with local bookseller Labyrinth Books, who is offering a 10% discount on your phone order Tuesday–Saturday, 11:00AM to 4:00PM; Call (609) 497-1600 #/ext. 1. All phone orders ship for FREE in the Continental US.


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