200 Civic Center Way
Calabasas, CA 91302 (map)
Fri & Sat,11:00am–5:00pm
Sun 12:00pm – 5:00pm
“Once Upon a
Midnight Dreary” Step into the World of Edgar Allan Poe at the
Thursday Book Club:
Poe: Context and Contributions
Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 6pm
Professor/Author Noreen Lace, MA, MFA
State University, Northridge, Department of English
Ages 13 and up are welcome to the book
club for this special event.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 6pm
The Film Fanatics Movie Group will have a
screening of the Roger Corman film THE MASQUE OF THE RED
This film is Unrated and 90 minutes.
can bring dinner to eat during the movie
Ages 13 and up are welcome to the
Film Fanatics Movie Group for this special event.
After the movie, join us for our speaker
Filmmaker/Writer/Producer Constantine Nasr.
Nasr started his career working closely with Director Frank
Darabont for several years, creating extensive documentaries on
his films, beginning with THE GREEN MILE in 1998. Their most
recent collaborations are the first two seasons of THE WALKING
DEAD for AMC and more recently, MOB CITY for TNT. He has
supervised over 150 DVD productions, including high profile
projects such as the BATMAN MOTION PICTURE ANTHOLOGY Collection,
the SUPERMAN ULTIMATE COLLECTION, the entire award-winning
LOONEY TUNES Collections, Michael Mann’s HEAT and Billy Wilder’s
DOUBLE INDEMNITY. He has worked closely with directors such as
Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, Zack Snyder, Mel Brooks, Richard
Donner and Mark Romanek. His latest films are WARNER AT WAR
(narrated by Steven Spielberg) and 1939: HOLLYWOOD’S GREATEST
YEAR, both for TCM and Warner Home Video. He recently
co-produced Mel Brooks' third HBO special, LIVE AT THE GEFFEN,
and is currently in pre-production on a film about the legendary
author, Richard Matheson. He has directed and produced over 100
feature documentaries and short subjects released on DVD and TV.
His work has won 2 Saturn Awards, 4 Rondos, and been recognized
as Entertainment Weekly’s No. 1 DVD of 2003. His first film
book, ROGER CORMAN: INTERVIEWS, was published in October 2011,
and he is a frequent contributor to VIDEO WATCHDOG and LITTLE
SHOPPE OF HORRORS magazine.
Fiction Writer, Literary Theorist:
Join us as Broadway and film veteran
Duffy Hudson, using a combination of biographical information
and the dramatic interpretation of Poe’s literature, brings his
talent and fascination for Edgar Allan Poe to life in this
unique one-man play.
Edgar Allan Poe
Saturday, September 26, 2015 at Noon
is an actor, director, writer, teacher and filmmaker. He tours
the US with his one man shows of Edgar Allan Poe, Albert
Einstein, George Burns, Dr. Seuss and A Christmas Carol.
Ages 8 and up are welcome to the performance on September 26th.
Ages 13 and up are
welcome to the book club and Film Fanatics Movie Group.
Ages 8 and up
are welcome to the performance on September 26th.
information, ask at the Adult Reference Desk.
the Friends of the Calabasas Library