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Wild Nights with Emily

Friday, May 31, 2019 -Thursday, June 6, 2019
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Starring: Molly ShannonSusan ZieglerAmy Seimetz; PG-13; 84 minutes.

In the mid-19th century, Emily Dickinson is writing prolifically, baking gingerbread, and enjoying a passionate, lifelong romantic relationship with another woman, her friend and sister-in-law Susan…yes this is the iconic American poet, popularly thought to have been a recluse. Beloved comic Molly Shannon leads in this humorous yet bold reappraisal of Dickinson, informed by her private letters. While seeking publication of some of the 1,775 poems written during her lifetime, Emily (Shannon) finds herself facing a troupe of male literary gatekeepers too confused by her genius to take her work seriously. Instead her work attracts the attention of an ambitious woman editor, who also sees Emily as a convenient cover for her own role in buttoned-up Amherst’s most bizarre love triangle.

:: Friday, 05/31 – 7PM
:: Saturday, 06/01 – 2PM, 5PM, 8PM  
:: Sunday, 06/02 – 2PM, 5PM, 8PM
:: Monday, 06/03 – 7PM
:: Tuesday, 06/04 – 7PM
:: Wednesday, 06/05 – 7PM
:: Thursday, 06/07 – 7PM

Adults: $8.50
Seniors or Students (with ID): $6.50
Colonial Members: $5.50

Start: Friday, May 31, 2019
End: Thursday, June 6, 2019
Event CategoriesFilm, Movies
Venue Name: The Colonial Theatre
Address: 95 Main Street
Keene, NH 03431 United States

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Phone: 603 352 2033
Website: thecolonial.org
Organizer Name: The Colonial Theatre