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Paul Hecht. Courtesy of Paul Hecht.
Barbara Feldon. Courtesy of Barbara Feldon.
Dear Diary: Dramatic Readings from The Diary
Join us for an evening of dramatic readings inspired by the compelling personal stories found in the manuscripts featured in the exhibition The Diary: Three Centuries of Private Lives. Actors Paul Hecht (Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, 1776) and Barbara Feldon (Get Smart, Smile), will perform selections from the diaries of Charlotte Brontë, Sophia and Nathaniel Hawthorne, Sir Walter Scott, Henry David Thoreau, Tennessee Williams, and others. Commentary will be provided by Christine Nelson, Drue Heinz Curator, Department of Literary and Historical Manuscripts, The Morgan Library & Museum.
Thursday, April 21, 2011, 7 p.m.
Tickets: $20 for Non-Members; $15 for Members
*The exhibition The Diary: Three Centuries of Private Lives will be open at 6 p.m. especially for program attendees.
Please call (212) 685-0008 ext. 560 or e-mail for information.