Oregon Shakespeare Festival throws open the doors tonight for a town hall meeting.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival throws open the doors tonight for a town hall meeting.

The "Community Connection and Conversation" event is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Angus Bowmer Theatre at the festival, 15 S. Pioneer St.

OSF Executive Director Paul Nicholson, Artistic Director Bill Rauch and other staffers will attend to talk and answer questions about "the plays and programs of 2008, the 2009 season, the potential effect of the economy on OSF and anything else," according to a news release.

The event will be taped for later broadcast on Rogue Valley Community Television. The public can submit topics for discussion online to townhall@osfashland.org.