Here is our comprehensive list of all major Poe-related events, museums and places for the holiday season, December 18, 2014 to January 1, 2015! REMEMBER to always check with the event or venue to make sure they are open or have changed to holiday hours! Happy Holidays! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from everyone at Poe Forevermore!
Here's what’s happening and where in Poe cities in the US December 18, 2014 to January 1, 2015. Check out what's happening in Richmond, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Boston and around the country!
Breaking News: Las Vegas run announced!
RE-ANIMATOR: THE MUSICAL—Las Vegas
The show will run from January 6 through January 18, 2015
WHERE: Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave., Las Vegas NV 89106.
WHEN: Tues.- Fri. at 8:00, Sat. and Sun. at 2:30 and 8:00.
ONLINE TICKETING: on sale starting Oct. 24. Go to http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/venues/studio-theatre
THE POE MUSEUM IN RICHMOND is open!
For hours and admission info visit: http://www.poemuseum.org/visit.php
On-going thru December 31, 2014
Poe Museum in Richmond
Exhibit: The Halloween Gang Presents "The Black Cat"
Also, the Poe Museum of Richmond unveiled its most recent major acquisition, the plaster model for Virginia’s first life-sized statue of Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Rudy’s sculpture now on display at the Virginia Capitol. Info here: http://www.poemuseum.org/blog/
THE POE HOUSE IN BALTIMORE IS OPEN!
Open weekends, Saturdays and Sundays only, check the website for directions and info, and please donate to keep the doors open! http://www.poeinbaltimore.org/
The Poe House in Baltimore will close for the season on December 28, 2014, for maintenance and cleaning, and re-open in the spring. Watch for announcements!
CALL TO ARTISTS
POE-ZILLA JURIED ART EXHIBIT deadline is December 28, 2014
For the Poe House in Baltimore. This event will take place January 17th in Baltimore but the call for artists to exhibit is now. More info here: http://www.poeinbaltimore.org/events/2014/12/call-to-artists-poe-zilla-a-juried-exhibit/
THE POE GRAVE AT WESTMINSTER HALL
visit Poe's grave (and that of Virginia and Maria Clemm, too--oh, and don't forget David Poe Sr his grandfather!). Open free to the public most days (unless there is a private event) from approximately 9am to dusk. Westminster Hall is available for rental for events and weddings: http://www.law.umaryland.edu/westminster/Welcome.html
THE POE HOUSE IN PHILLY IS OPEN!.
Open on weekends. Always check the website before planning your visit!
Here is their info page for planning your visit: http://www.nps.gov/edal/planyourvisit/hours.htm
NEW YORK, NEW YORK
THE POE COTTAGE in the Bronx.
Poe Cottage Hours:
Saturdays 10AM-4PM / Sundays 1PM-5PM.
More info: http://www.bronxhistoricalsociety.org/poecottage.html
EDGAR ALLAN POE SQUARE
Visit Stefanie Rocknak’s dynamic public are statue, dedicated on October 5th, 2014, in Poe Square (the corner of Boylston Street and Charles Street South)! More info HERE: http://www.bostonpoe.org/
THE BOSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Visit Bryan Moore’s fantastic bronze bust of Poe, dedicated October 30th, 2014! And visit the great collection of Poe letters and manuscripts at the BPL. Info HERE: http://www.bpl.org/
Do you have a Poe-related or themed event? Send us your press at firstname.lastname@example.org to get on our PoeForevermore events calendar!
And always check our Poe Forevermore Events Calendar on the home page of our website!
2015 promises to be a spectacular Poe Year! Great things coming!
COMING IN 2015
- Poe Forevermore’s POE BIRTHDAY BASH—You’re invited! Info coming soon—and it’s FREE!
- Mark Redfield’s epic biography of America’s Shakespeare, ALONE: THE LIFE OF POE, a riveting, fully-dramatized audio play with a large cast and music and sound effects, will debut in January, 2015. Watch (and listen!) for it!
Get your MEMBERSHIP to POE FOREVERMORE and get ALONE: THE LIFE OF POE free!
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