Join us on May 13th for an intimate dinner with a powerhouse of television production—Eileen Heisler. Come learn from the best in the business and ask your questions about all things TV.
Attendees will cover their own food & drink at dinner
The Harvardwood Salon Series gives attendees the unique opportunity to engage in in-depth discussion with the featured guest in an intimate setting. Salons are only open to Harvardwood Members & Friends. Please scroll to the bottom of this page to find out how you may attend.
(Writer, Director, & Executive Producer)
Eileen Heisler is Co-Creator and Executive Producer of the critically acclaimed hit comedy The Middle for Warner Bros., which just completed a nine-year run on ABC. The show was nominated for a 2018 Critics' Choice Award (Best Comedy Series), the most recent of several noms over the years, and won the 2017 Humanitas Prize in the 30-minute category for "The Graduate," an episode Heisler co-wrote and directed.
Eileen's career in television spans single- and multicam comedy as well as one-hour comedy/drama, with overall deals at Disney, NBC/Universal, and Warner Bros. Television, and writing/producing credits on Murphy Brown, Roseanne, Ellen and How I Met Your Mother, among others, including six produced pilots, four of which went to series. She is a proud graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Eileen lives in Pacific Palisades with her husband, Harvard alum and Harvardwood board member Adam Wolman AB '88, and their twin sons, Justin and Ben.
If you're interested in attending this Harvardwood Salon, please read the information below carefully and follow the steps.
1) You must be a dues-current Harvardwood Member or Friend. Not a member?
2) Complete this brief interest form so we can learn more about you and your interest in attending this event. Please log in to access the form. The deadline for the interest form is May 5, 2019.
3) You will be contacted by the Directors of Harvardwood Salons. If it is possible for you to attend, the Directors will send you the link to RSVP. If not, you will be placed on a waitlist. Capacity is extremely limited, and priority for future Salon registrations will be given to people who have previously been waitlisted in order to ensure equitable distribution among the membership.
This is a restricted event, and advance and approved registration completed per the steps above is required. Due to extremely limited capacity, no walk-ins will be admitted; anyone who is not registered will be turned away at the door.
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