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May 26, 2013

Bond of Brothers: Performance to reveal complex kinship between Dreiser and ‘My Brother Paul’



  • What: A theatrical presentation of “A Song for Indiana — The Paul Dresser Project,” featuring the music of Dresser and dialogue from Theodore Dreiser’s short story, “My Brother Paul,” followed by a dinner.
  • Who: Tedi Dreiser Godard (grand-niece of Dresser and Dreiser) and her husband, Joel, (an award-winning NBC TV announcer) will trade passages from the story. Tedi’s son, Paul Dreiser Andrews — the last living relative of Dresser and Dreiser — produces, directs and handles technical aspects of their production.
  • When: June 6, with appetizers and cash bar at 5:30 p.m., followed by the 6:15 performance, and dinner at 7:30.
  • Where: The Apple Club at the Holiday Inn of Terre Haute, 3300 South U.S. 41.
  • Tickets: $75 per person ($575 for table of eight); available through Wabash Valley Art Spaces Inc. by phone at 812-235-2801 or email at Reservations should be made by May 31. Proceeds fund a riverside sculpture honoring Dresser and his state song, “On the Banks of the Wabash (Far Away),” organized by Art Spaces’ Cultural Trail Committee.

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