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Jack London Centennial Celebration Tuesday - November 22, 2016

JACK LONDON CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION

Tuesday - November 22, 2016

1:30 – 5:00 p.m.

 

Join us in commemorating the centennial of Jack London's death, and celebrating his legacy.

 

Dramatists Guild/ The Mary Rodgers Room - Rm 710 - 1501 Broadway, NYC

By reservation only: Kindly R.S.V.P. to Liz Cope at jmae.events@gmail.com

Please specify what events you would like to attend. Space is limited.

 

Program 1: 1:30 – 2:50 p.m.

Martin Eden

A free live performance of portions of the new musical drama by W. Gregory Nissen, based on the 1908 novel by Jack London, with three singer/actors.

KYLE GUGLIELMO  MICHELLE FOARD*  MIKKI SODERGREN

*Actor's Equity

Followed by Q&A with Mr. Nissen and a discussion of "To Build A Fire” with Barbara Kitai, English Professor and poet from CUNY.

Program 2: 3:00 – 5:15 p.m.

Jack London: American Original

A 90‐minute documentary by Ben Goldstein, based on the life and writings of Jack London. Followed by a Q&A with the director.

Enjoy the trailer at https://youtu.be/RtKwQ9DgIks. 

Look for the release of the film Jack London: American Original on ITunes, Amazon and Google Play later this month. Now available for streaming to schools and universities at www.KanopyStreaming.com

Thank you to all our donors who have helped make this event possible. Tax deductible donations may be made at www.JackLondonProject.com

The Jack London Festival at The Dramatists Guild hosted by The Jack London Project/ Filmus, Inc. and The Museum of Music Project.

Earlier Event: May 10
MARTIN EDEN
Later Event: April 17
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