Tuesday, May 23, 2017

"Lives & Still Lives: Leslie Gill, Frances McLaughlin-Gill, and Their Circle

https://www.artforum.com/uploads/guide.004/id08127/press_release.pdf

A new exhibition of photographs by Tomie's cousin, Frances McLaughlin-Gill, her husband Leslie Gill, and others.

Frances is one of the twins, Franny and Fuffy, in Tomie's books.

First Read-Through




Tomie and Mother Dolores had their first read-through together, on Sunday, of the three stories that they will narrate on June 24 and June 25 at The Gary The Olivia Theater on the grounds of the Abbey of Regina Laudis in Bethlehem, CT.  They will narrate BIG ANTHONY, HIS STORY, and STREGA NONA, and STREGA NONA MEETS HER MATCH while children perform on stage.

Sally and Tom Camm are the artistic directors.

www.thegarytheolivia.com

Calendar

SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017
Performance and Book Signing
THE GARY THE OLIVIA THEATER
2:30 Performance (Ticketed Event)
249 Flanders Road
Bethlehem, CT 06751
www.thegarytheolivia.com
Tomie dePaola and Mother Dolores of the Abbey of Regina Laudis will narrate three of Tomie dePaola's stories while children perform on stage.  Tomie dePaola will autograph books after the performance.

SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017
Performance and Book Signing
THE GARY THE OLIVIA THEATER
2:30 Performance (Ticketed Event)
249 Flanders Road
Bethlehem, CT 06751
www.thegarytheolivia.com
Tomie dePaola and Mother Dolores of the Abbey of Regina Laudis will narrate three of Tomie dePaola's stories while children perform on stage.  Tomie dePaola will autograph books after the performance.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2017
Book Signing
I AM BOOKS
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
189 North Street (North End)
Boston, MA 02113
www.facebook.com/iambooksboston
Store Phone: 857-263-7665

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2017
Book Signing
NORWICH BOOKSTORE
10:30 a.m. - Noon
291 Main Street
Norwich, VT 05055
www.norwichbookstore.com
Store Phone: 802-649-1114

Also on This Day: May 23

Also on this day...
Lucky Penny Day

National Taffy Day

Franz Josef Kline and Margaret Wise Brown were born in 1910.

Rosemary Clooney was born in 1928, and Jane Kenyon was born in 1947.

World Turtle Day

© Tomie dePaola

Monday, May 22, 2017

Also on This Day: May 22

Also on this day...
World Goth Day

Buy a Musical Instrument Day

Mary Cassatt was born in 1844, and Arthur Conan Doyle was born in 1859.  Laurence Olivier was born in 1907, and Harvey Milk was born in 1930.

Richard Wagner

© Tomie dePaola

Waitstaff Day

© Tomie dePaola

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Also on This Day: May 20

Also on this day...
Armed Forces Day

Eliza Doolittle Day

Sigrid Undset was born in 1882.  Cherilyn Sarkisian was born in 1946.

Pick Strawberries Day

© Tomie dePaola

Friday, May 19, 2017

Also on This Day: May 19

Also on this day...
National Bike to Work Day

National Scooter Day

O. Henry Pun-off Day
 

Senor Swing's Dancing Partner, Senorita Swing

© Tomie dePaola