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Middlemarch discussion with Alison Booth, UVa Department of English

  • Colonnade Club 33 McCormick Road Charlottesville, VA, 22903 United States (map)

Learn more about our first premiere in over 35 years! Join us for a free talk by Alison Booth, Professor of English at University of Virginia and Director of the Scholars' Lab, about George Eliot's Middlemarch, followed by excerpts from Allen Shearer and Claudia Stevens' operatic adaptation, Middlemarch in Spring, performed by the Charlottesville Opera cast. Light refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP to by Monday, March 13 to reserve your spot.

PLEASE NOTE: The Colonnade Club is on the historic lawn of the University of Virginia, designed by Thomas Jefferson.  Parking is in the Central Grounds Garage, 400 Emmet Street South:

 Once you park, the Colonnade Club is a short (three minute) walk from the garage.  Please visit their homepage, which provides a map:


Earlier Event: February 16
Valentine Luncheon
Later Event: March 18
First Look at Middlemarch in Spring