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Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By Ben Strand, Development Director, Young Auditorium at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Mark Twain circa 1907. Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress On April 21 at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Tony Award-winning actor Hal Holbrook performed as Mark Twain in the one-man show Mark...
Attleboro, Massachusetts Stephanie Jackson as Elizabeth Keckly. Photo courtesy of the East Haddam Stage Company The Adventures of Tom Sawyer describes the 19th century from the carefree perspective of a young boy. On September 24, the Attleboro Public Library will explore an entirely different...