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Raconteur Radio presents “An Evening with Gertrude Stein”

Thursday, June 20, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Metuchen-based Raconteur Radio presents a staged radio play that recreates Gertrude Stein’s famed Left Bank salon and  invites the audience to spend the evening with Ernest Hemingway, Pablo Picasso, Isadora Duncan, Henri Matisse, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Salvador Dali, Alice B. Toklas, and, of course, the Mother Goose of Montparnasse herself, at 27 Rue de Fleurus. Gertrude Stein will be portrayed by Jane Hardy. The 55-minute production features theatrical lighting, period costumes, Golden Age radio equipment, sound effects and vintage commercials.

 

Presented with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this programming do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 

Details

Date:
Thursday, June 20
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

Other

In-House Program Category 2
NEH
Staff Contact
Hannah Schmidl
Setup Required
room in front for performers, 60 chairs
Summary
Raconteur Radio Presents An Evening with Gertrude Stein A staged radio play featuring Jane Hardy as Gertrude Stein; also with Michael Jarmus and Alex Dawson. Raconteur Radio recreates Gertrude Stein's famed Left Bank salon and cordially invites you to spend the evening with Ernest Hemingway, Pablo Picasso, Isadora Duncan, Henri Matisse, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Salvador Dali, Alice B. Toklas, and, of course, the Mother Goose of Montparnasse herself, at 27 Rue de Fleurus. With theatrical lighting, period costuming, vintage commercials, Golden Age radio equipment, fog fx, and extensive sound effects. Run time: 55 min
Series
None
Platforms for Promotion
Connections
Promotional Materials
Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Max Number of Attendees
100
Age Groups
All Ages
Status of Post
P - Edited and Published
Connections Section
Adults