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Sat 5/21, 2022, 7:30pm
Event Format:In-Person Attendance + Livestream
Town Hall Seattle and The Bushwick Book Club Seattle present
Bushwick Book Club: Alexandre Dumas’ “The Count of Monte Cristo”
An Evening of Music Inspired by the Written Word
($15.00 – $20.00)
($100.00 – $120.00)
Saturday, May 21, 2022, 7:30PM

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The Forum
1119 8th Ave (Entrance off Seneca St.)
Seattle, Washington 98101
A livestream of this event will also be available.

Town Hall is proud to partner with The Bushwick Book Club Seattle for its twelfth mainstage season presenting concerts of original music inspired by literature. Each event showcases a lineup of local, professional musicians and artists each offering a fresh response to that evening’s source text, plus extras like an audience quiz, short film, or scholarly introduction. Book choices range from whimsical to solemn, classic to contemporary, and most every place in between.

This event will feature original music and art inspired by Alexandre Dumas’ The Count of Monte Cristo.

Imprisoned on false charges on the eve of his wedding, Edmond Dantès is left with no choice but to escape at all costs, claim a hidden treasure that may or may not be real, and stage one of the most famous revenge stories in literary history.

“A fixture of Western civilization’s literature, as inescapable and immediately identifiable as Mickey Mouse, and the story of Little Red Riding Hood.” -Luc Sante

Performance lineup announced approximately 30 days before the event. More info at TheBushwickBookClubSeattle.com


Presented by Town Hall Seattle and Bushwick Book Club Seattle.

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