The Life of Emily Dickinson on Stage in Hubbard, MN

Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning presents The Belle of Amherst a one-woman play by William Luce,  at the Long Lake Theater in Hubbard, MN.  This only performance begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, November 5, 2011.

Rhoda Jackson, a popular local actor, will perform this play exclusively for HCLL in 2011. Based on the life of poet Emily Dickinson from 1830-1886, and set in her Amherst, Massachusetts home, the play makes uses her work, diaries, and letters to recall her encounters with the significant people in her life.  Julie Harris performed the play on Broadway in 1976.

Tickets are available at Beagle Books in Park Rapids – 218/237-2665 – or at HCLL meetings.

This activity is funded in part by a Region 2 Arts Council Grant through an appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature, and the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund passed by Minnesota Voters on November 4, 2008.