Word for Word
performs a staged reading of Babette's Feast by Isak Dinesen
Directed by Jeri Lynn Cohen
In the classic short story, Babette's Feast, a mysterious Frenchwoman prepares a sumptuous feast for a gathering of religious ascetics and, in doing so, introduces them to the true essence of grace.
Internationally revered Danish writer Isak Dinesen (aka Karen Blixen 1885-1962) is the best known for her books, Seven Gothic Tales (1934), Winter's Tales (1942), and Out of Africa (1938).
Advance Reservations Required:
Members $5; Public sliding scale $10-15 (limited seating)
This program is funded by the Zellerbach Family Foundation.
For reservations call 415-393-0100
Or email at [email protected]
Official Website: http://www.milibrary.org/events.html
Added by Pamela Troy on October 19, 2006