Lunchtime Lecture Series Continues with Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia wraps up the last Lunchtime Lecture of the season.
Free and open to the public, this lecture offers an opportunity to learn about LTM’s November production, MAMMA MIA!, providing background information about the play, its production history and the playwright and other artists. The discussion is an informal lecture-style with an opportunity to ask questions following the chat.

For more than four seasons, David Garnes has led Little Theatre’s Lunchtime Lecture Series. He is the author of three books: Waitin’ for the Train to Come In: A Novel of World War II; a book of memoir essays, From My Life: Travels and Adventures; and After the War Was Over: Poems of an American Childhood. His essays have appeared in many publications, including America in WWII, The Isherwood Century, Telling Tales Out Of School, Latin Lovers, Stories From The Other Side, Chicken Soup For the Volunteer’s Soul, Liberating Minds, When A Lifemate Dies, A Loving Testimony, Mourning Our Mothers, and various newspapers and academic reference books. Garnes’ forthcoming books are Back to Manhattan: A Life in New York and Morningside Drive, a spin-off to his World War II novel.

When: Wednesday, October 23rd at Noon
Location: The Silk Room at Cheney Hall, 177 Hartford Road Manchester, CT
Cost: This lecture is free of charge and needs no reservations or tickets.

If you can not join us in person, join us as we live stream on Facebook!

Over sixty million people from around the globe have fallen in love with this trip down the aisle that you’ll never forget! On the eve of her wedding, a young woman’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the Greek island paradise they last visited 20 years ago. Inspired by the storytelling magic of ABBA’s songs from “Dancing Queen” and “S.O.S.” to “Money, Money, Money” and “Take a Chance on Me,” MAMMA MIA! is a celebration of mothers and daughters, old friends and new family found.

More information about the lecture or MAMMA MIA! is available at or by calling the LTM box office at (860) 647-9824.

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