The Belle of AmherstDirector: Charles S. Dubin,
The life of poet Emily Dickinson is thoughtfully re-created in this one-woman show starring Julie Harris. As the actress reads from the poems, letters, and diaries of the poet, a picture emerges of a highly sensitive, yet troubled soul. Dickinson lived during the 19th century and was the granddaughter of one of the founders of Amherst College. As the performance
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I first saw this in my high school English class about 25 years ago and I thought it was brilliant. I still think it's a great portrait of a great poem as performed by a great actress.