Five and a half hours. That’s how long it will take 20 actors to complete a marathon reading of the 114 pages of Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own this Saturday, Jan. 26, just one day after Woolf’s official birthday.
The event will take place at the Wilton Library’s Brubeck Room, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd. in Wilton, Conn.
Admission is free. Audience members can arrive and depart at any time during the performance. Notable among the actors scheduled to read, according to The Hours Online, are Mia Dillon, Joanna Keylock, Kate Katcher, Sharon Ullrick, Megan Harris-Smith, Candace Clinger, Eileen Winnick.
Read more about past birthday celebrations for Virginia:
- Around the Web on the occasion of Virginia’s 130th birthday
- Marking Virginia Woolf’s birthday
- Happy birthday, dear Virginia, in music
- Tea party and book swap celebrate Virginia’s birthday
- Come to belated NYC birthday tea for Virginia
- Happy birthday, dear Virginia
- Celebrate Virginia’s birthday with Freshwater