The trials and triumphs of the Pulitzer prize winning New England poet, Robert Frost, take center stage for the latest one-man show in Clay Hill Farm's new intimate dinner theatre series.
Contact: Jennifer Lewis-McShera
Cape Neddick, ME
The trials and triumphs of the Pulitzer prize winning New England poet, Robert Frost, take center stage for the latest one-man show in Clay Hill Farm's new intimate dinner theatre series, Clay Hill Farm Presents¦
Following sold-out dinner shows as Edgar Allen Poe and Charles Dickens, local actor, Kirk Simpson, celebrates the life and poetry of Robert Frost in the brand new revision of June August's, Robert Frost: Fire & Ice. Flowing from narrative to poetry, this remarkable one man show provides experiential dining for Frost fans, intimate theatre fans and anyone curious about the journey of an American poetry legend.
Clay Hill Farm Presents¦, moving to Fridays for the winter, will feature Robert Frost: Fire and Ice on Friday, January 11, 18 & 25 at 6pm. Tickets are $10 with an a la carte menu. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call 207-361-2272 for reservations. www.clayhillfarm.com
Playwright, composer, and lyricist, June August co-authored Robert Frost: Fire and Ice for Arthur Peterson in 1981. The following year the play premiered at the Pasadena Playhouse and in 1984 had a three-month run off-Broadway. Over the next ten years, Peterson toured the show in the U.S. and Europe.
Kirk Simpson has over 25 years experience in entertainment, his talents
vary from musical theater, dramas, comedies, interactive theatre,
murder mysteries, choral singing, historical recreations,
renaissance fairs, children's theatre, voice over, and so much more. Kirk, originally from Massachusetts, currently resides in Wells, ME with his partner Jim Winters and step daughter Rowan. He also works as a freelance graphic designer and artist.
Clay Hill Farm is an award-winning restaurant and event venue on 11 private acres in Cape Neddick, Maine. A certified wildlife habitat and bird sanctuary, Clay Hill Farm is passionate about the natural beauty of Maine with locally-sourced food and entertainment.