Anne Brontë At The Opera - As dawn broke on the morning of Saturday, 8th July 1848 Anne Brontë found herself in a completely different world. A day earlier, she had been in the famil...
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Selected Shorts: Reader, I Married Him: A Tribute to Jane Eyre
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space
2537 Broadway at 95th Street, New York, NY 10025-6990
Wed, Mar 16, 2016 7:30pm
Tracy Chevalier (Girl with a Pearl Earring) will host an evening honoring Charlotte Brontë's 200th birthday, with readings by Joanna Gleason (The Affair), Nikki James (The Book of Mormon), Chris Sarandon (The Princess Bride), and Tovah Feldshuh (The Walking Dead), Reader, I Married Him will revisit the novel Jane Eyre and include stories that range from Mr. Rochester's perspective on his courtship with Jane to a wedding in a Zimbabwean village. Authors Audrey Niffenegger (The Time Traveler's Wife) and Namwali Serpell (winner of the 2015 Caine Prize for African Fiction in English) will introduce new works from this great collection.