Come hear for yourself why Edith Wharton’s writings continue to captivate readers and win Wharton new fans! Each week professional actors read Wharton’s stories and poems on The Mount’s view-rich Terrace.
This year’s short stories will be book-ended with readings from the novel Custom of the Country, in celebration of its 100th anniversary.
Gardens are open for strolling. Wine and other light refreshments are available for purchase.
The readings begin at 5 pm on the Terrace. No reservations are required.
The featured story on July 31 will be “The Day of the Funeral,” read by local actress Barbara Sims.