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

EVENT SCHEDULE
FEBRUARY 26 - APRIL 15, 2017

THEME: TENNESSEE WILLIAMS, THE SCREENWRITER

EVENT KICK-OFF & MEMBERSHIP PARTY
February 28, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Home of Dennis Beaver and Bert Whitt
1207 Whitehead Street – Hors d’oeuvres and Open Bar
Entertainment and Tennessee Williams Legacy Award Presentation
Click Here to Renew or Become a Member

POETRY OF TENNESSEE WILLIAMS
March 1, 6:00 p.m.
Key West Poetry Guild celebrates the poetry
of Tennessee Williams with readings from his work
Key West Public Library, 700 Fleming Street

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS MONDAY NIGHT CLASSIC FILM SERIES
SCREENPLAYS BY TENNESSEE WILLIAMS
March 6, 6:00 p.m. – A Streetcar Named Desire
Starring: Viven Leigh, Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Kim Hunter
March 13, 6:00 p.m. – The Rose Tattoo
Starring: Burt Lancaster and Anna Magnani
March 20, 6:00 p.m. – The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond
Featuring: Anne-Margaret and Ellen Burstyn
March 27, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Film Forum
Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton Street
Tickets will be available at the Tropic Cinema

PLEIN AIR PAINTING CONTEST
Two categories: Professional and Recreational
March 3: Registration Deadline
March 4, 8:30 a.m. to Noon: Painting Event
Subject: Tropic Cinema, 41 Eaton Street
with Exhibit of Paintings at the Tropic Cinema Gallery,
April 5 – May 14, 1:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Click Here for Information & Registration Form

SHORT STORY WRITING CONTEST
March 8: Registration and Submission Deadline
Writers are asked to submit a short story of 1500 to 4000 words
Publication in on-line journal possible
Click Here for Information & Registration Form

POETRY CONTEST
March 8: Registration and Submission Deadline
Poetry Theme: Tennessee Williams, The Screenwriter
or the movie A Streetcar Named Desire
Publication in on-line journal possible
Click Here for Information & Registration Form

CURATOR LECTURE/TOUR
March 10, 10:00 a.m. and March 12, 2:00 p.m.
Topic: Making of the Key West Film The Rose Tattoo
Hear the inside story and view the memorabilia
Tennessee Williams Exhibit, 513 Truman Avenue
Limited Seating: confirm attendance at exhibit@twkw.org

TENNESSEE’S ROSE
March 14, 7:00 p.m.
Video of the 2014 acclaimed theater production drawn from plays, letters, and journals that explores the love, loss, and loyalty of the famous playwright and his sister Rose.
Featuring Mark Watson, Connie Hurst, Savannah Wells and Neal Ruchman
Limited seating: Confirm attendance at exhibit@twkw.org
Tennessee Williams Exhibit, 513 Truman Avenue

THE GLASS MENAGERIE
March 16 - 18 & 23 - 25, 7 p.m.
This memory play is soaring poetry tethered to penetrating emotional truths.
A FRINGE THEATER PRODUCTION
Special discount for TW Exhibit Members
Tickets available at fringetheater.org St. Paul’s Church

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS: HIS WORDS IN LETTERS
March 19, 8:00 p.m.
This intriguing evening of theater will focus on the great and tumultuous love of Tennessee’s life. It will provide insights into the emotional and artistic rollercoaster that plagued him for most of his life and his deep love for one man that added to both those highs and lows. Developed and directed by Rebecca Tomlinson
The Studios of Key West, 533 Eaton St.
Tickets will be available through The Studios of Key West

BIRTHDAY RECEPTION & AWARD PRESENTATIONS
PAINTING, SHORT STORY, POETRY AWARDS
March 26, 6:00 p,m,
Wine, Hors d’oeuvres, and Birthday Cake
Tennessee Williams Exhibit, 513 Truman Ave.
For more Information Click Here

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS FILM FORUM
Topic: Tennessee William: The Screenwriter
March 27, 5:30 p.m. -- Champagne Reception
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. -- Forum
Learn about Tennessee’s ties with Hollywood and
his screenwriting of the three classic films shown at the
Tropic Cinema during March.
Discussion led by film critic, Shirrel Rhoades
Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton St.
Tickets will be available at the Tropic Cinema

ART EXHIBIT
PLEIN AIR CONTESTANTS’ PAINTINGS

April 5 – May 14, 1:00 to 8:00 p.m.--On View & for Sale
April 7, 6:00 – Opening Reception
Tropic Cinema Gallery, 416 Eaton St.


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