Pace is the Place

From Academy Award winners and musical powerhouses to poets and scholars, here’s a look at some of the familiar faces that stopped by Pace in the last year.

1. Emmy, Tony, and Academy Award winner and Co-President of The Actors Studio Al Pacino (The Irishman, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood) was interviewed by Tony, Emmy, Golden Globe, and Academy Award-winning actress and fellow co-president Ellen Burstyn (Lucy in the Sky, Requiem for a Dream).

2. Kelsey Grammer (Cheers, Frasier) had his former boss, TV director James Burrows (Cheers, Frasier, Will & Grace), in the hot seat, as part of Inside the Actors Studio.

3/4. Musicians Carly Rae Jepsen (“Call Me Maybe”) and Megan Thee Stallion (“Hot Girl Summer”) took the stage in NYC as part of P.A.C.E. Board’s Unleashed concert.  

5. Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave, Us) gave wise advice to Actors Studio Drama School students during her Inside the Actors Studio interview with Emmy Award winner Uzo Aduba (Orange Is the New Black, Mrs. America).

6. Academy Award-nominated director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird, Little Women) interviewed Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Laura Dern (Marriage Story, Little Women, Big Little Lies).

7/8. 2019 Whiting Award winner and Pace alumna Nadia Owusu ’05 (Aftershocks) and Michael Lally (Swing Theory, Catch My Breath) shared their poems and prose with the Pace Community as part of the Poets @ Pace series.