Thursday Theatre of Words & Music Massachusetts Poetry Festival Fundraiser
March 17, 2011
Thursday’s Theatre of Words & Music (TTWM), an artist performance series formerly held at Salem’s Cornerstone Books, re-emerges with a new location, the Salem Athenaeum. Its debut event will be a fundraiser on Thursday, March 17, to benefit the 2011 Massachusetts Poetry Festival. For the fundraiser, featured poet Lloyd Schwartz will discuss the poetry of beloved Massachusetts poet Elizabeth Bishop and his friendship with her, as well as read his own remarkable poetry. Additionally, local musician/composer Sebastien Jean will perform Air for Orchestral Suite in D major by Bach for electric guitar and piano.