WBAI’s David Rothenberg Discusses His Memoir
November 9: 7:00PM – 8:00PM
You’ve heard him host the weekly radio show on WBAI/NYC, now listen to him live discussing his captivating memoir, Fortune in My Eyes: A Memoir of Broadway, Glamour, Social Justice, and Political Passion. David Rothenberg has produced over 200 plays including the original production of Hair, Richard Burton’s Hamlet, John Gielgud’s production of The School of Scandal and Harold Pinter’s The Birthday Party. He created the Fortune Society, one of the Nation’s leading advocacy and service organizations in criminal justice. He’ll be in conversation with actress Julie Halston, who recently performed on Broadway in Anything Goes. Last season, she received a Drama Desk Nomination for her performance in The Divine Sister. Her impressive Broadway resume includes performances in Gypsy, Hairspray, The Boys From Syracuse, On The Twentieth Century and The Women to name just a few of her roles.
Buy a copy of the featured book or a $10 Strand gift card at the registers or the door in order to attend this event. All options admit one person. The event will be located in the Strand's 3rd floor Rare Book Room at our store at 828 Broadway at 12th Street.