Twain Fest – 08/20/11

Twain Fest
Saturday, August 20, 2011
8:00pm - All Ages
Old Town State Park (map)
At the corner of Twiggs Street and San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA, United States 92010
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TwainFest is a Celebration of Mark Twain and other writers of the 19th Century.

Join us Saturday August 20, 2011 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

Hear works by Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Edgar Allan Poe and others, read aloud by San Diego actors.

'Prof. Pudd'nhead & Co.' will delight the little ones with 'Punch and Judy' and other puppets.

Play literary games designed for kids including 'Fish for Words,' 'Chortle This,' and 'Telegraph Crunch.'

Don't miss the sack races, ring toss, marbles and other games of the period that will be played on the green.

Or come and participate in the Community Spelling Bee or make a contribution to the 'Never Ending Story,' to which anyone who wishes may contribute.

TwainFest is produced by Write Out Loud, Fiesta De Reyes and Old Town San Diego State Historic Park with additional sponsorship by Cygnet Theatre, Geppetto's Toys, heART of Old Town, Lamb's Players Theatre, Old Town Gift Company, Playwrights Project, Rolling Readers, The Heller Foundation at Union Bank and The Arthur & Jeanette Pratt Memorial Fund.

For more information call 619-297-8953

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