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The Watch City Steampunk Festival will be held May 12th, 2018! See our website at https://www.watchcityfestival.com/ for complete details.

This event is sponsored by the Downtown Waltham Partnership.
Saturday, May 12 • 1:30pm - 2:15pm
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Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the publication of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women with songs that were popular when the book was written and when the events took place. Meet Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, as well as some of the characters created by Ms. Alcott in some of her lesser known works; the heroes and heroines she created in her own fantastic romances.

Enter the world of Louisa May Alcott’s “March Girls,” through the music they knew. "Absence" from the Alcott family collection, the romantic "Meet Me by Moonlight," introduced by a letter from one of the characters in one of the "Comic Tragedies" written by Jo, (Ms. Alcott) and other songs are framed by readings from Louisa’s letters, books and other writings. The Proper Ladies and Louisa May will take you on a visit to Civil War-era New England and the Alcott… er, March family in words and music.

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The Proper Ladies

Anabel Graetz & Deborah Goss, appearing as The Proper Ladies have made history come alive with their unique a cappella arrangements of folk and composed songs of the Victorian era. They have combed archives of museums, libraries and historical societies for songs published and sold... Read More →


Saturday May 12, 2018 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Garcia Brogans Stage 240 Moody St, Waltham, MA 02453, USA

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