The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 9.1231 Thursday, 3 December 1998.
Date: Thursday, 03 Dec 1998 00:36:49 -0500
Subject: Welles in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Those of you in the Ann Arbor area might be interested in the following
Shakespeare-related events happening at the Michigan Theater of Ann
Arbor (a restored movie palace). I'm unconnected with the Theater,
other than making regular trips there to see often excellent and rarely
On Sept. 5:
An Evening with Gary Graver, including Q&A and
WORKING WITH ORSON WELLES (excerpts) and
F FOR FAKE, 6:00 pm
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (15 min excerpt), FILMING OTHELLO, 9:00 pm
Throughout the evening, Gary Grave's 90 min documentary,
WORKING WITH ORSON WELLES, and which includes the trailer for
F for FAKE as well as interviews with other film directors
and critics) will be screened in its entirety on a monitor
in the Grand Foyer.
SUN, DEC 6
Orson Welles Weekend:
--- MYSTERIES & MAGIC (various shorts), 2:00 pm
Includes George Melies Silent Shorts, CITIZEN KANE trailer,
magic tricks from feature films, Japanese whiskey
commercials; THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH; an episode from Orson Welles'
--- CHIMES AT MIDNIGHT, 4:00 pm
If anyone who goes to the Merchant/Othello showing on Saturday would be
so kind as to let me know what comments, if any, G. makes, I'd
appreciate it; I'm unable to attend.