Reception and Presentation Celebrating the Rehersal Club
NYWIFT Members are invited to a presentation and reception celebrating the 100th Anniversary of The Rehearsal Club. The Rehearsal Club was a residence for young, struggling actresses from 1913 to 1979. The Katherine Hepburn movie, Stage Door, was based on the Rehearsal Club.
Thursday, June 27
6:00 - 7:30 PM
NY Public Library for the Performing Arts
40 Lincoln Center Plaza (Amsterdam @ 64th)
Historical presentation, panel discussion, and a musical presentation from Good Girls Only, a new musical based on The Rehearsal Club.
8 PM - 10 PM
NYWIFT and the WAM Coalition are co-hosting a reception in honor of Rehearsal Club Alum from around the country and celebrating of the 100th anniversary of the RC.
Sardi's • 2nd Floor
234 W 44th St
Join us to celebrate! There will be finger food and a cash bar. Open to members and their guests. you are welcome at to come to both the presentation and the reception, or just come to the reception if you would like. No RSVP necessary.
The Rehearsal Club is also the subject of a documentary beiing produced by NYWIFT member Lucy Bruell. Click here for more information.
NYWIFT programs, screenings and events are supported, in part, by grants from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Last updated: Jun. 24, 2013