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 - MARCH - APRIL 2017


EVENT KICK-OFF AND MEMBERSHIP PARTY
Tuesday, February 28 – 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 and Tennessee Williams Legacy Award Presentation

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS MONDAY NIGHT CLASSIC FILM SERIES
with
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 p.m. – Champagne Reception
6:oo p.m. – Film Forum
Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton

PLEIN AIR PAINTING CONTEST
Two categories: Professional and Recreational
March 3: Registration Deadline
March 4 – 9:00 a.m. to Noon: Painting Event
Subject: Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton Street

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

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

CURATOR LECTURE/TOURS
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

ART EXHIBIT
PLEIN AIR CONTESTANTS’ PAINTINGS

March 15 – April 15, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tennessee Williams Exhibit, 513 Truman Ave.

THEATER
TENNESSEE WILLIAMS LETTERS LIVE!

March 19, 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. Developed and directed by Rebecca Tomlinson

BIRTHDAY RECEPTION AND AWARD PRESENTATIONS
March 26 -- 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Wine, Hors d’oeuvres, and Birthday Cake
Tennessee Williams Exhibit, 513 Truman Ave.

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.


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