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Adventure on the High Seas: Howard Rodman & Doug McGrath


Admission and $10 off at our bookstore.

June 12, 2019 Wednesday, 7:00 pm

Screenwriters Howard Rodman and Doug McGrath present Rodman’s nautical new novel, The Great Eastern.

Adventure on the High Seas
  • Howard Rodman

    Howard Rodman

    Howard Rodman

    Howard Rodman is Past President of the Writers Guild of America West; a professor of screenwriting at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts; and an artistic director of the Sundance Screenwriting Labs. Among his screenwriting credits, he wrote Savage Grace, starring Julianne Moore and Eddie Redmayne, and August, featuring Josh Hartnett, Naomie Harris, and David Bowie.

  • Doug McGrath

    Doug McGrath

    Doug McGrath

    Doug McGrath is a filmmaker and playwright. He collaborated with Woody Allen on the screenplay for Bullets Over Broadway for which they were nominated for an Academy Award. His first film as writer/director was his adaptation of Jane Austen’s Emma. He also wrote and directed Nicholas Nickleby, Infamous, and the documentaries His Way and Becoming Mike Nichols. His play Checkers opened the 30th anniversary season at New York’s Vineyard Theatre. His book for Beautiful was nominated for a Tony Award.