Museum Library & Archives

Come join us for our Reader’s Theatrical Presentation entitled,
“The Titanic Tragedian in Arizona: Louis James”
Tom and Wendy Collins will give a reader’s theatrical presentation of larger-than-life Shakespearean actor Louis James, who toured the frontier West
during the golden age of Arizona theater.
Following will be a book signing for Tom’s new book, Arizona on Stage: Playhouses, Plays, and Players in the Territory, 1879-1912.
This free presentation is Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 2 pm in the West Gallery located inside the Lawler Exhibit Center


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