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The Barrow Group remains dedicated to being of service to you in these extraordinary times.  To that end, we are offering a number of opportunities to engage during these days of social distancing. We value you and know that we will get through this together and be stronger for it. Join us for any of the below on a weekly basis. 

Check back regularly for updates about the week’s interview guests and Friday Night Special Programming.

PLEASE NOTE: The upcoming week’s events will be made available for registration every Saturday at 12pm EST.


Hosts: Lee Brock & Seth Barrish
2:30pm-3:30pm EST
6/1 – Listening Without an Agenda

We’ll be easing into Mondays with cups of tea and delightful conversation with Lee Brock and Seth Barrish. Each week’s Tea with Lee & Seth will focus on a different topic.

*Please register to join a Tea with Lee & Seth. All registrants will be sent a link to a Zoom Meeting prior to the start of the Town Hall. 
*Registration deadline is 90 minutes prior to the start of the event.

WEEKLY ACTING WORKSHOP with Seth Barrish and/or Lee Brock
2:30pm-5:30pm EST

Join us for a free weekly acting workshop with co-artistic directors Seth Barrish and Lee Brock. Participants will work with the Barrow Group acting tools as highlighted in Seth Barrish’s An Actor’s Companion

*Participation (those who wish work on a monologue or scene during the workshop) is first come first served. After registration here, please email to sign up.

**Participants should prepare a monologue (under two minutes) or a scene with a partner (under 8 minutes/4 pages).

Hosted by Seth Barrish and/or Lee Brock
Upcoming Guests:
UPDATED 6/3 – Vaughn Buffalo

4/8 – Poorna Jagannathan (WATCH VIDEO)
4/15 -Martin Moran (WATCH VIDEO)
4/22 – Sarita Choudhury (WATCH VIDEO)
4/29 – Alison Wright (WATCH VIDEO)
5/6 – Wayne Duvall (WATCH VIDEO)
5/13 – David Diamond (WATCH VIDEO)
5/20 – Marcia Debonis (WATCH VIDEO)
5/27 – Chris Roberti (WATCH VIDEO)

Each week a different artist will join either Seth Barrish or Lee Brock for an interview to talk about acting, training, and how they’re staying creative and engaged with the arts during these unprecedented times.

Check back frequently to see the list of upcoming guests as they are confirmed.

*Please register prior to the event. Registrants will be sent a Zoom link prior to the start of the event.


REMINDER: Submit a Restorative Story by May 22! 

Learn more about Restorative Stories!

6:30pm-8:00pm EST
6/5 – Sharing of Restorative Stories

On Friday, June 5th, we will host a Friday Night Special—an evening of Restorative Stories.  We have curated a beautiful selection of 3 to 5 minute stories, which we will share with you.  For the last three weeks TBG has been accepting submissions from writers and performers, who have written and filmed stories that RESTORE, ENRICH, TRANSFORM, and INSPIRE others. 

Each Friday TBG will present curated programming to keep our artists and audiences engaged, inspired, and entertained. Each week’s special will be different: readings, performances, improvisations, and more! Check back frequently to see the list of upcoming Specials.

*All can observe. Participation will be curated by our producing team. 
*Observers and Participants should register at least 90 minutes prior to the start of the event.

For questions about any of the above, please contact We will respond as soon as we are able.