Virginia Woolf visits the Campbell House Museum (almost literally)

Welcome to 1928.  You’re at Girton Women’s College and tonight’s the night Virginia Woolf is going to speak. There’s light music, you’ve had a couple drinks, you’ve just read an excellent excerpt from a classic novel whose home is in the library, and your mind is thriving in this enchanted atmosphere.  You’re hearing true anecdotes and written stories from Virgina herself. She’s talking about women – women as writers and women as characters in the stories they possess.  It’s all very surreal; important. It’s going to influence history in ways you can not even imagine.

Naomi Wright as Virginia Woolf
Photo courtesy of Bloomsbury Collective

From now until November 24th, 2013, guests are invited to experience Bloomsbury Collective‘s premiere of Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own at the Campbell House Museum

Set in 1928, the all female cast and crew present Woolf’s iconic work as an immersive and surely unforgettable theatrical production.  Guests can explore the library, read newspapers from 1928, and discover the political and sociological temperature of the era while perusing Campbell House Museum and Virginia Woolf’s quarters where one can peek at her letters and diary.

With a ticket, guests have access to the museum library for the entire run of the show.

Location:         The Campbell House Museum

Date:                 November 13 – 24
                           Wednesday – Saturday, 7:00 pm
                           Sunday, 2pm

Cost:                 $20 – Light refreshments. Cash bar.
Tickets:            brownpapertickets and Campbell House Box Office at 416.597.0227 ext 2

To learn more, please visit:
Get social: @roomofonesownTO

Brought to you by Andrea Wrobel

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: