WR & Daisy, a concert reading (5th Anniversary performance!)
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
Santa Monica, United States
*Please note that despite what Eventbrite says, you do not need to print out your ticket, just mention your last name when checking in. Also, the guest house is closed this evening.
An old favorite returns for its 5th anniversary performance! Tap your feet along to the beguiling tunes that illustrate the story of WR Hearst and Daisy (Marion Davies) as they meet, fall in love, and weather their triumphs and tribulations together.
Featuring Jamieson Price as Narrator; Peter Van Norden as WR Hearst; Kristin Peterson as Daisy; Suzan Hanson as Tour Guide /Millicent Hearst/Louella Parsons/Constance Talmadge; Greg Fedderly as Jimmy Love/Joe Willicombe/William Ince; Rebekah Tripp as Brigid (maid). WR & Daisy is composed by Glenn Paxton, written by Robert & Phyllis White, directed by Leslie Paxton, with musical direction by Victoria Kirsch.
Blüthner piano provided by the Kasimoff-Blüthner Company, Hollywood.
Tickets are free but space is limited and reservations are required. If you would like to attend, please reserve online. Please plan to arrive by 6:15pm to retain your reservation. Late seating, even for reservation-holders, is not guaranteed. To adjust or cancel your reservation for this event, email email@example.com. We appreciate your keeping in touch!
Getting Here: The Beach House is located at 415 Pacific Coast Highway, Santa Monica, CA 90402 on the west side of Pacific Coast Highway. Enter off PCH at the Beach House Way traffic light.
Parking: May-September the parking rate is $3/hr & $12/day at the park and pay machines available in three areas of the ACBH parking lot. Machines take cards and cash. Handicapped placards and Senior Beach Permits are accepted. For updated parking info and lot hours, please check the website for details.
Other events: To view & make reservations for future free Beach=Culture events, check http://annenbergbeachhouse.com/beachculture.
General Info: For hours, events and more, visit http://www.annenbergbeachhouse.com, or call (310) 458-4904. Back on the Beach Café hours are subject to change but are generally through 8pm in the summer, call (310) 393-8282 to confirm.
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Please note that there is bike parking available onsite - bring a lock. Car parking is available and rates vary from weekdays to weekends and season to season.
Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the event; reservations are released then and late seating is not guaranteed. Although Eventbrite's automatic email encourages you to print your ticket out, at this time we only require you to give your last name at the door. If an event is at capacity, we will generally open a waitlist online and you can sign up. We will not contact you; just plan to arrive by 15 minutes prior to the event and we will assess unclaimed reservations then.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (310) 458-4904 for the Guest Services desk at the Beach House.
The Annenberg Community Beach House at Santa Monica State Beach is a public beach club open to all - no membership required. For more information, please visit annenbergbeachhouse.com. The Beach House is made possible by a generous gift from the Annenberg Foundation, at the recommendation of Wallis Annenberg, and in partnership with the City of Santa Monica and California State Parks. Additional funding was provided by the US Department of Housing & Urban Development and the federal Preserve America program.
The Annenberg Community Beach House is wheelchair accessible and ADA compliant. For disability related accommodations, please call Guest Services at 310-458-4904.
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