Behind-the-Scenes with PBS MASTERPIECE

Saturday, April 15, 2023 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

FREE! Join WUCF for a conversation with Susanne Simpson, executive producer of the iconic PBS drama series MASTERPIECE.

You’ll learn more about the production process, visit with a few of our favorite shows, and get an exclusive sneak peek into what’s coming up on MASTERPIECE in 2023.

Susanne Simpson is a two-time Academy Award® nominee and two-time Emmy® winner for her documentary and dramatic films for television and theater. Since joining MASTERPIECE in 2007, Simpson has been responsible for such programs as Sherlock, Victoria, and Downton Abbey, and more recently as Executive Producer, All Creatures Great and Small, Sanditon, and Miss Scarlet and The Duke. Susanne Simpson was named Executive Producer of MASTERPIECE in 2019.

This event is held in partnership with WUCF as part of their 10th anniversary celebrations.

Each spring, UCF hosts a large-scale celebration of creativity at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. This year, UCF Celebrates the Arts explores the intersection of arts and technology, and showcases our students, faculty and alumni through dance, concerts, cabaret, lectures and discussions, film, chamber music, family-friendly events, visual arts and more. The festival has events and exhibits for all ages and interests, and with half of the events being free, is an ideal opportunity to try something new. Fantastic possibilities lie ahead at UCF Celebrates the Arts, April 2-15 at Dr. Phillips Center! Learn more at 

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