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A Brontë BurlesqueAlso in Canada, another Brontë alert for today, January 21:
by Ellen Chorley
Presented by Send in the Girls Burlesque at The Roxy Theatre.
January 21 - February 2, 2014
Previews Jan. 21 & 22
Opening January 23
Blood is thicker than ink. On the last night of her life, Charlotte Brontë - writer of Jane Eyre - is visited by her dead siblings, Emily Brontë (Wuthering Heights), Anne Brontë (Agnes Grey), and Branwell Bronte. Merging burlesque with theatre to share the secret lives of these sister novelists.
Winnipeg Public LibraryMillennium Library, Carol Shields Auditorium
Tuesday, January 21, 12:10 pm: Vanessa Warne (Associate Professor and Graduate Chair in the Department of English, Film and Theatre at the University of Manitoba) will discuss Jane Eyre and what may explain it’s continuing popularity.