PoeFest Poetry and Stories
The words of Edgar Allan Poe set within the Maison de Santé come to life with performances by the Arizona Curriculum Theater's artist educators. A short story and poem will highlight Poe’s themes for the PoeFest, a student writing contest for 7th - 9th graders, sponsored by Bookman's Entertainment Exchange and ran by the Arizona Curriculum Theater. Short stories and poems will include: The Cask of Amontillado , The Raven, The Masque of the Red Death, The Conqueror Worm, The Oval Portrait, and Spirits of the Dead.7th - 9th Grade.
Work Phone Number
16978 W. Manchester Dr.
We bring education to life by using arts to teach the curriculum. We use performance to teach history and literature, dance to teach science, and music to teach math.
Single Performance Fee
Recommended Minimum Age
Recommended Maximum Age
Maximum Group Size
Willing to perform in the following counties:
- La Paz
- Santa Cruz
Willing to work with libraries?
Willing to work with schools?
Maricopa County Library District
Contact: Jolene Bradley – Program Resources Manager
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Offers a Virtual Performance Option?
Virtual Performance Description
We can provide video performances of the stories and poems we offer in the format of a filmed theater performance, with a Q&A session after the performance of our Artist Educator answering questions from previous workshops and performances.
Video Link will be provided to Library.
Virtual Performance Fee
Virtual Performance Technical Needs
Video will remain in Library collection.
For Edgar Allan Poe Workshop lesson plans go to>