Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Nashville Public Library Presents "Nevermore"

from Nashville Public Library press release...


Nashville Public Library presents a new series entitled "Night at the Library" which will consist of diverse programming for all ages throughout the year. The premiere event, "Nevermore” will take place Jan. 19 at 7:00 p.m. and will feature a performance by film and television star Jeffrey Combs. A reception will be held prior to the performance at 6:15 p.m. Combs will be performing as the brilliant but tragic poet and storyteller Edgar Allan Poe in honor of the bicentennial of the author’s birth. He will recite Poe’s most famous poem “The Raven” as well as other selections including “The Tell–tale Heart” and “Annabel Lee.” The production is directed by Stuart Gordon and co-written by Dennis Paoli.

WHAT: Night at the Library series featuring "Nevermore." The event is free and open to the public.

WHEN: Jan. 19 at 7:00 p.m. (reception at 6:15 p.m.)

WHERE: Nashville Public Library