Speakers Forum

Join us at our popular Speakers Forum! 

Our Speakers Forum is open to all Mensans and guests.

Members of the public are also welcome. 

No Charge.

Location:

Villa Park Civic Center

17855 Santiago Blvd, Villa Park

This is about 2 miles south of the 91 Freeway and just east of the 55 Freeway. From the 55, take the Katella Ave. exit, go east a half mile to Wanda, then left .3 mile (becomes N. Santiago Blvd). Drive into the Ralphs shopping center. The Civic Center is next to the Library and across from Rockwell’s. Plenty of free parking

Coming up…


 Sunday, April 28, 2019

4:00 PM

Topic: “Romeo and Juliet: Shakespeare’s Play, Ballet, and Opera

Speaker: Julia Lupton, PhD.

This illustrated presentation will give us new insights into the story of Shakespeare’s famous star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. Professor Lupton will also show us how Shakespeare’s story was adapted centuries later for both ballet and opera.

Dr. Lupton is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UCI, with a joint appointment in Education. She is also the Faculty Director of Illuminations, the Chancellor’s arts and culture initiative.

Dr. Lupton knows how to make Shakespeare and the arts come to life for her audiences! So, join us for this lively and enlightening presentation.

No charge. Guests are welcome.