Tennessee Williams Key West
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS
KEY WEST EXHIBIT,Inc.
513 Truman Ave. near Duval St.
Key West, FL 33040
Open Monday - Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday from 12 until 5 p.m.
Phone: 305-842-1666
Admission: Free - Donations Accepted
Not-for-Profit Organization
Contact: Dennis Beaver, Producer



Tennessee Williams



 

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

2017 Schedule Coming Soon!

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS MARCH 2016 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
A GREAT SUCCESS

LEGACY MEMBERSHIP PARTY
Wednesday, March 2 – 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Home of Dennis Beaver and Bert Whitt
1207 Whitehead Street – Hors d’oeuvres and Open Bar
Entertainment by Bobby Nesbitt and Carmen Rodriquez

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS MONDAY NIGHT
CLASSIC FILM SERIES AND FILM FORUM
Featuring three acclaimed Williams' Films and a Film Forum

March 7-6:00 p.m. – THE ROMAN SPRING OF MRS. STONE
Starring:  Vivien Leigh, Warren Beatty, Jill St. John
March 14–6:00 p.m. – THE FUGITIVE KIND
Starring: Marlon Brando, Anna Magnani, Joanne Woodward        
March 21–6:00 p.m. – SUMMER AND SMOKE
Starring:  Laurence Harvey, Geraldine Page, Rita Moreno
March 28: 5:30 p.m. Champagne Reception
March 28–6:00 p.m. FILM FORUM, Tropic Cinema
Films and Forum at the Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton Street
Tickets will be available at the
Tropic Cinema

SHORT STORY WRITING CONTEST(new)
March 5:  Registration and Submission Deadline
Writers are asked to submit a short story of 1500 to 4000 words
Publication in on-line journal possible

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POETRY CONTEST
March 17:  Registration and Submission deadline
Poetry Theme: Tennessee Williams, The Painter
Click here to read winning poems
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PLEIN AIR PAINTING CONTEST
Two categories: Professional and Recreational
March 17: Registration Deadline
March 19 – 9:00 a.m. to Noon:   Painting Event
Subject:  Waterfront Playhouse, Mallory Square, 310 Wall St.
Winning painting will be front cover of the 2016-2017 Playbill
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EXHIBIT OF PLEIN AIR PAINTINGS
March 20 - 31, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tennessee Williams Center, 513 Truman Ave.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS LETTERS, LIVE!
March 13, 8:00 p.m. at The Studios of Key West, 533  Eaton St. 
Based on the popular “Letters Live” performance series in which correspondence “deserving a wider audience” are read live.
Williams’ letters of note include correspondence with some of the most famous people of the day as well as his more intimate letters.  This performance will provide intriguing insight into the emotional and artistic rollercoaster that plagued the writer for most of his life.
Developed and directed by Rebecca Tomlinson.
Tickets are be available through
The Studios of Key West

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS:  THE PAINTER
A discussion led by Curators Cori Convertito, Key West Art and Historical Society, and Dennis Beaver, Tennessee Williams Key West Exhibit, followed by a pre-opening VIP tour of the Custom House exhibit of original paintings by Tennessee Williams.
March 16, Noon, Custom House Museum, 281 Front St.
Lunch afterwards at the Westin with 20% discount for attendees.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS PAINTING EXHIBIT
An opening reception for the new, permanent exhibit of original paintings by Tennessee Williams.  Cori Convertito, Curator, Key West Art and Historical Society, and Dennis Beaver, Curator, Tennessee Williams Key West Exhibit, will be available to chat with guests. 
March 17, 5:30 – 7:30  p.m., Custom House Museum, 281 Front St.

BIRTHDAY RECEPTION AND AWARD PRESENTATIONS
Wine, Hors d’oeuvres, and Birthday Cake
Tennessee Williams Center
, 513 Truman Ave. 
March 26 -- 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.,
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TENNESSEE WILLIAMS FILM FORUM
Topic: "Everything in his life is in his plays
and everything in his plays is in his life,(continued)"Elia Kazan
Discussion led by film critic, Shirrel Rhoades
March 28 2016
5:30 p.m. Champagne Reception
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.- Forum
Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton St.
Tickets will be available at the Tropic Cinema


TENNESSEE WILLIAMS MARCH 2016 BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
WAS A GREAT SUCCESS Click Here for more Information