An Evening with Gregory Maguire

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Date: October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Price: Free

We are thrilled to announce a very special evening with bestselling author Gregory Maguire! Author of hit novels such as Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, Son of a Witch, and Confessions of an Ugly Step Sister, this exciting event will consist of a talk regarding the inspiration for the novel Wicked, followed by a Q&A and book signing.  The 1995 publication of Wicked sparked a new wave in the perception of the infamous “wicked” witch. Written from the perspective of the Wicked Witch of the West, this novel became a sensation. In 2003 the best selling novel was adapted into a hit Broadway play, and by 2018 it became the sixth-longest running show in Broadway history. Join us for a fabulous wrap up to our celebration of the eightieth anniversary of the film The Wizard of Oz, with a man personally responsible for bringing this story back to audiences of all ages, this time with a very new take on an old figure.

Doors open at 6:30 pm and the event will conclude at 9:00 pm. This is a free event, but due to limited seating we do require preregistration.

Details

Date:
October 23
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Salem Witch Museum
Phone:
9787441692
Email:
faq@salemwitchmuseum.com
Website:
19 1/2 Washington Square North

Venue

Salem Witch Museum
19 1/2 Washington Square North
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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