Parenting in an Age of Anxiety - Dr. Lisa Damour '92 and Kevin Delaney '94
Wednesday, July 26th
675 Avenue of the Americas (near West 21st Street)
New York, NY 10010
Lisa Damour ’92 is a psychologist, best-selling author, monthly New York Times online columnist, and regular contributor to CBS News. Untangled, Lisa's instant New York Times best seller is a sane, informed, and engaging guide for parents of teenage girls. Visit drlisadamour.com for more information.
Kevin Delaney ’94 is editor in chief and co-founder of Quartz, the global business news site from Atlantic Media. He was formerly The Wall Street Journal's managing editor for digital and a WSJ reporter in Paris and San Francisco. Visit qz.com for his fuller biography.
Join YaleWomen for one of greater Boston’s beloved traditions, free Shakespeare on the Common. Director Allegra Libonati brings Verona’s most famous feuding families to Boston in a free performance of Romeo and Juliet presented by the Commonwealth Shakespeare Company. Marianna Krejci-Papa, PhD ’96, will give an informal pre-show review of Shakespeare’s source material for the Romeo and Juliet story complete with fun facts on stage history. Bring your own lawn chair and picnic supper (concessions from Earl of Sandwich and Ben & Jerry's available on site) and enjoy a summer evening of theater and camaraderie!
The Parkman Bandstand area of the Boston Common, between the Bandstand and the outdoor stage. Look for the “YWB” sign.
The nearest T stops are Park Street (Green or Red Lines) or Arlington (Green Line).
Public parking is available in the Boston Common garage. Enter from Charles Street. On street parking is limited. Note: After the performance, it can take a while to exit the parking facility due to the crowds.
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (CSC), best known for its annual free performances on Boston Common, is a non-profit theater organization founded in 1996, dedicated to presenting vital and contemporary productions of William Shakespeare and other dramatic works to the people of Greater Boston, and to exploring Shakespeare’s work with youth in innovative and creative ways. CSC’s Free Shakespeare on the has served over one million audience members over its 22-year history, and has become a beloved summer tradition enjoyed by nearly 75,000 people annually. To learn more about these programs and this performance in particular, please visit commshakes.org.
Join local alumnae for a casual 2.5 mile hike through Rock Creek Park. We will meet at 3801 Connecticut Avenue, take a shaded walk through the Park and end at Open City for food and drinks. Partners, children and pets are welcome.
Join YaleWomen DC and The Yale Club of DC for a joint summer potluck!
We will gather at the Alcova Heights Picnic Shelter, 901 S George Mason Drive, Arlington, VA 22204.
We are supplying hamburgers, veggie burgers, condiments, paper products and water. Please bring a hearty appetizer, side dish or dessert to share. You may also wish to bring folding chairs or blankets.