Elks Carnival July 19, 2018

The Tale of the Torch Song - Greta Blackburn

This event requires registration, see below

  • Sat, Aug 04, 2018 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
East Hampton Library
159 Main Street
East Hampton Village
Greta Blackburn, a veteran of Hollywood movies, TV series guest starring roles and mini-series, will take us on a journey examining the history of torch songs, the criteria that makes a torch song and an inquiry into contemporary examples of this stories genre. From the Gershwins to Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and Sondheim the historical repertoire of torch songs is huge but growing over time. Selections will include classics like "My Funny Valentine" "Night and Day" and "Fever" as well as some contemporary and surprises. To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:
contact information:
registration information:
Registration: Thu, Jul 05, 2018 to Sat, Aug 04, 2018
Contact: reference@easthamptonlibrary.org
Email: reference@easthamptonlibray.org
URL: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-tale-of-the-torch-song-tickets-45740766865