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April 2018

Fairy Watercolor Workshop

April 22 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$30

"Victorians embraced belief in fairies as a reaction to the disenchantment of the world." (New York Times 1998) Join instructor, Jency Latta for a Fairy Watercolor Workshop to create your own fanciful fairy watercolor painting. All skill levels are welcome. Materials are provided. Cookies and tea will be served. More information and tickets

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May 2018

NOT SO MEEK AND MILD – Visionary Victorian Women

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

MEMBERS ONLY LECTURE with Cordelia Frances Biddle Dynamic, determined Victorian women broke a long-held stereotype of lives devoted solely to hearth and home. Artists like the Mansion’s Fanny Palmer and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art’s Alice Barber Stephens, writers like the trailblazing Sarah Josepha Hale, editor of Godey’s Lady’s Book, and social reformers like Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Philadelphia’s Eliza Sproat Turner, created a new model of womanhood. Author Cordelia Frances Biddle discusses the Victorian women…

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June 2018

Chekov’s Three Sisters

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$35

Continuing to showcase the stories of Victorian women, Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion proudly presents Anton Chekhov's "Three Sisters." One of the masterpieces of modern theater, this timeless play brings the audience into the lives of the Prozorov sisters and their friends as this drama unfolds over the period of four years. Filled with laughter, heartbreak, joy and performed by a tight-knit ensemble of actors, this site specific production will be an experience you will never forget.

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Chekov’s Three Sisters

June 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$35

Continuing to showcase the stories of Victorian women, Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion proudly presents Anton Chekhov's "Three Sisters." One of the masterpieces of modern theater, this timeless play brings the audience into the lives of the Prozorov sisters and their friends as this drama unfolds over the period of four years. Filled with laughter, heartbreak, joy and performed by a tight-knit ensemble of actors, this site specific production will be an experience you will never forget.

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Chekov’s Three Sisters

June 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$35

Continuing to showcase the stories of Victorian women, Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion proudly presents Anton Chekhov's "Three Sisters." One of the masterpieces of modern theater, this timeless play brings the audience into the lives of the Prozorov sisters and their friends as this drama unfolds over the period of four years. Filled with laughter, heartbreak, joy and performed by a tight-knit ensemble of actors, this site specific production will be an experience you will never forget.

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Chekhov’s Three Sisters

June 17 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$35

Continuing to showcase the stories of Victorian women, Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion proudly presents Anton Chekhov's "Three Sisters." One of the masterpieces of modern theater, this timeless play brings the audience into the lives of the Prozorov sisters and their friends as this drama unfolds over the period of four years. Filled with laughter, heartbreak, joy and performed by a tight-knit ensemble of actors, this site specific production will be an experience you will never forget.

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September 2018

Poetry and the 19th Century Romantics – A Writing Workshop with Cordelia Frances Biddle

September 23 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$30

During the 19th century, poets were widely read and treated as celebrities. Writing about love, death, sexual longing, despair, and historical figures, they enabled a Victorian audience to make sense of complex and sometimes forbidden emotions. Channel your inner Elizabeth Barrett Browning, John Keats, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Samuel Coleridge, and Emily Dickinson as we interpret our contemporary world through the language of poetry.

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April 2019

Pysanky Workshop – Ukranian Easter Eggs

April 7, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, 200 W. Tulpehocken Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144 United States
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$30

Pysanky are the beautiful, elaborate, Easter eggs found in Polish, Ukrainian and Russian traditions. Learning this ancient technique for decorating Easter eggs is actually easy. Using a stylus called a kistka, we will write with melted beeswax onto the shell of a raw egg, then dip it into vibrant dyes. We will complete two different eggs in the workshop, and you will keep your kistka and wax to use at home. Join us to make your own little heirloom -…

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