Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Isabella!

Thursday, October 6 @ 6:00 pm

Isabella Stewart Gardner in a black dress.

Delvena Theatre Company is back this year with another new production! Step back in time and meet Isabella Stewart Gardner, the famed founder of the eponymous museum in Boston. Learn about her life, charm, friends and acquaintances, travels, stylish taste, and unconventional behavior. Delvena Theatre Company gives an informative, yet entertaining, presentation. They will open up the floor for questions at the end of the show.

An edutainment production, written by Fran Baron, the show will feature Fran Baron as Isabella Stewart Gardner and Lynne Moulton as her maid, Lottie.

Fran Baron’s most recent roles include Alice Roosevelt and Sara Roosevelt in Truly Eleanor, Maggie in Meet Julia Child, Mrs. Patterson, Martha, and Evalyn in Delvena’s All the President’s Women, and the Narrator and Mrs. Cratchit in The Christmas Carol. In addition to acting. She is a playwright, producer, and theatrical manager.

This library program is supported in part by a grant from the Athol Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency, and in part by a grant from the Friends of the Athol Public Library.

After the show you may want to go visit the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. The Athol Public Library has free passes for a discounted visit to the museum in Boston.

Free and open to the public. Registration required!

You can register online with our library calendar: or by calling the library.

You will receive an email confirmation and an email reminder of the event 24 hours before the program. If you prefer a phone call reminder instead please let us know. Questions? Please call the library at 978-249-9515.