Friday, February 27, 2009

Talk and book signing for Historic Photos of Broadway with Leonard Jacobs

Time: Thursday, March 5, 2009 6:30 p.m.
Location: The Drama Book Shop, 250 West 40th Street, New York, NY 10018
Title of Event: Talk and book signing for "Historic Photos of Broadway" with Leonard Jacobs

Hosted by Andy Propst, founder of AmericanTheaterWeb and freelance arts journalist, this special event will feature theater practitioner, critic & journalist Leonard Jacobs, discussing his fascinating new book that captures Broadway over the years.

With 240 photographs culled exclusively by Jacobs (who also wrote the text), Historic Photos of Broadway offers incomparable images of the great plays & players of the 19th & 20th Centuries. These priceless images, many published for the first time in this volume, capture the Booths, the Barrymores, the Lunts, Ethel Merman, Marlon Brando, Carol Channing & scores of theatres such as the Lyceum, the Winter Garden & the Music Box.

Join us for this discussion and signing of a truly special book!

Audience Rewards members may make reservations for the via email, please include your name and member number. If you are not an Audience Rewards member you may sign up for a FREE membership by clicking here. Non-members who would like to sign up for the waiting list may email the bookshop. Reservations are not necessary for the book signing which will begin at approximately 7:00pm

NOTE: we CANNOT take telephone reservations for this event.

If you are unable to attend and would like to order a signed copy, you may do so by calling 800 322-0595 (option 3).

Reservations and orders must be received at least 24 hours in advance of the event.

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Historic Photos of Broadway: New York Theater 1850-1970(Historic Photos.)
by Jacobs, Leonard
2008, Hardcover.$31.95