Mark Twain Turns 70, Words & Songs

Written and Performed by Rod RawlingsFlorida

Sun 9/20 7:30pm

comedy, storytelling, music, 70 min.

Morose over reaching his 70th birthday in 1905, the most conspicuous person on the planet thinks he'll hide away with a good book. But his daughters arrange a surprise party. Finding his parlor full of friends, Twain quickly decides to entertain as a way to cast off his gloom. Through story and song, he explores a reconciliation to old age. Director: Robert D'Angelo. Recommended for: all audiences. Link: show.

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