Edwin Booth: To Thine Own Self

At the Amon Carter

The Amon Carter offers an ongoing array of programs for its visitors, from lectures by visiting artists and scholars to extended education opportunities, family events, children’s programs, and a book club.

Admission is free unless otherwise noted. Support for these programs provided in part by the Excellence in Education Campaign.

Saturday, February 1, 2014
10:30am11:30am

Performance

Thomas J. Walsh, PhD, Artistic Director of Trinity Shakespeare Festival and Associate Professor, Theatre, Texas Christian University
Richard Haratine, Local Actor and Director and Instructor at Texas Wesleyan and Tarrant County College

Enjoy the premiere of the one-man play, Edwin Booth: To Thine Own Self, written by Thomas J. Walsh and performed by Richard Haratine. This exclusive, one-time performance focuses on the amazing life of the nineteenth-century actor Edwin Booth and is inspired by John Singer Sargent’s portrait of Booth, acquired by the museum in September 2013. After the performance, engage in a question-and-answer session with the playwright, actor, and museum curator.

Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens January 1. Call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org to register.

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