Doors: 7:00 PM
Show: 7:30 PM
The evening will feature letters by historic people of note connected to the Pioneer Valley region read aloud by contemporary people of note who are currently impacting the Western Massachusetts landscape.
Join us for letters of love, home, friendship and advice from Susan B. Anthony, John Brown, Richard Burton, Calvin Coolidge, Emily Dickinson, Frederick Douglass, Amelia Earhart, Ralph Waldo Emmerson, Nathanial Hawthorne, Helen Keller, Leonard Nimoy, Frederick Law Olmsted, Elizabeth Taylor, Sylvia Plath, Sojourner Truth, Kurt Vonnegut and MORE; with letter readings by Mo Willems, Nannette Vonnegut, Richard Michelson, Josh Simpson, Susan Daniels, Stephanie Carlson, Anna Bowen, Peter Ives, Mike Haley, Melanie Freedom Flynn, Tanya O'Debra, Andre Boulay and MORE.
A silent auction will take place in the Salon Room of the Academy of Music during the event. All funds raised will benefit the operation of our beloved and historic Academy of Music Theatre.