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Baltimore Speakers Series lineup features Justice Stephen Breyer, ex-Prime Minister Ehud Barak

Baltimore Speakers Series lineup features Justice Stephen Breyer, ex-Prime Minister Ehud Barak
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is scheduled to speak at the Baltimore Speakers Series in September. (Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP)

Ever want to pick the brain of a prime minister or one of the 12 performers to receive all four major entertainment awards (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony)? Here's your chance.

Stevenson University's 2016-2017 Baltimore Speakers Series will include lectures from U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, former Israeli Prime Minster Ehud Barak and actress Rita Moreno.

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The seven-lecture series, which will take place at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, will also feature talks by "Monty Python" co-founder John Cleese; Gen. Martin Dempsey, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; and broadcast journalist and former "Nightline" anchor Ted Koppel.

The series, which begins in September, will close with a panel discussion on "Racism and Reconciliation" with former NPR host Michelle Norris, Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Riley and Morris Dees, co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Tickets for the full series range from $285 to $425. No tickets for individual lectures are available.

The schedule is as follows:

Justice Stephen Breyer: Sept. 27, 8 p.m.

Ehud Barak: Oct. 25, 8 p.m.

Rita Moreno: Nov. 15, 8 p.m.

John Cleese: Jan. 17, 8 p.m.

Gen. Martin Dempsey: Feb. 21, 8 p.m.

Ted Koppel: March 21, 8 p.m.

Panel discussion with Michelle Norris, Jason Riley and Morris Dees: April 25, 2017, 8 p.m.

For more information on the lecture series, you can visit the Baltimore Speakers Series website.

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