The James Library & Center for the Arts Presents The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin
Sun, Jan 22, 2017 3:00 pm
- Min. Price: $10, Max Price: $18.00
Phone: (781) 659-7100
Printer, scientist, inventor, author, ambassador, and patriot, Benjamin Franklin has been called “the First American”. His rich and colorful life is recounted in this wonderful one-man show by professional actor J.T. Turner. Meet and listen as one of the world’s greatest statesmen and authors tells a tale weaving history and humor.
J.T. Turner is an award-winning professional actor, director and writer, with credits on stage, screen and audio. A member of SAG-AFTRA and Actors Equity, Turner is also a historical re-enactor, touring theaters, museums, schools, libraries and churches in original shows. He is the founder and director of Moonlight Productions, a theater company dedicated to using theater as an outreach tool for children and teens, and Artistic Director of The Actors Company, a performing group that works with non-profits. Turner is also a professional lecturer, fight choreographer, circus ringmaster, and acting and public speaking coach.
A limited number of free tickets are available to seniors (65+), courtesy of the Cordelia Family Foundations. Tickets to The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin are $18 for adults, $10 for students. For more information on free senior tickets or to purchase tickets, please call 781-659-7100, visit www.jameslibrary.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.