The Fairfax Art League Gallery will present THE RAVEN on Friday August 26 @ 7:00 p.m. as part of its series 4 Artist: Poetry and Painting Show. THE RAVEN has inspired artists for almost 200 years. In this short film poet and performer Robert Michael Oliver transforms Edgar Allan Poe's … Continue reading the story "Embodying Poe: the Film to be shown Friday, August 26 @ 7:00"
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Capital Fringe: Who Can Say Poe Whitman
Performed a bit of Poe and a bit of Whitman at a little gathering in Calvert Country yesterday. What a treat! Reminded me just how consuming it is to perform great literature: to become totally one with the imaginary world of the poet and the poem's persona, and let its contours take you where it … Continue reading the story "Capital Fringe: Who Can Say Poe Whitman"