ORGANIZATION/SPONSOR: Office for the Arts at Harvard and Harvard University Board of Overseers, in association with American Repertory Theater
SPEAKER(S): Drew Gilpin Faust, John Lithgow
COST: Admission free
TICKET WEB LINK: www.boxoffice.harvard.edu
TICKET INFO: Tickets required, available in person at the Harvard Box Office, Farkas Hall, 10 Holyoke St. Ticket distribution for Harvard affiliates (2 per person, with valid ID) begins Tuesday, April 18; ticket distribution for the public (2 per person) begins Thursday, April 20. Some remaining tickets may be available at the door one hour prior to event start time.
CONTACT INFO: 617-496-2222
Award-winning actor John Lithgow ’67 Ar.D. ’05 is the recipient of the 2017 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony that will include a discussion with Lithgow moderated by President Faust. This is the opening event for ARTS FIRST, Harvard University’s annual festival showcasing student and faculty creativity in the arts, celebrating its 25th anniversary April 27-30.