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John van Druten: A Writer's Writer
March 17, 2014
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium
Featuring Treasures from the John van Druten Papers
Join Off-Broadway’s Mint Theater Company for an intimate celebration of playwright John van Druten. Excerpts from the author’s unpublished essays, letters, diary, and plays will be read, revealing van Druten’s relationship with such literary peers as Tennessee Williams, Christopher Isherwood, and Rogers & Hammerstein. Van Druten is the author of such plays as I Am a Camera (the basis for Cabaret), I Remember Mama (at Transport Group beginning March 16th), and London Wall (at the Mint Theater beginning February 1st.)
The LPA is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to last minute change or cancellation.