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Read all about it! The Re-Premiere

Connie Sutherland, executive director of the Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum, has posted details about “70 Years of Gone With the Wind: A Re-Premiere," to be held in Marietta, Georgia, on November 13 and 14. Details here:

AGENDA
November 13-14, 2009
70 YEARS OF GONE WITH THE WIND: A RE-PREMIERE

Package Price: $325 pp On Sale Now!

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13—
10:00-11:00 a.m.

Gone With the Wind Authors Q&A (Strand Theatre)
·Herb Bridges – Gone With the Wind (The definitive illustrated history of the book, the movie, and the legend), “Frankly, My Dear…Gone With the Wind Memorabilia, Filming of Gone With the Wind
·Cammie King Conlon – Bonnie Blue Butler: A Gone With the Wind Memoir
·Mollie Haskell – Frankly, My Dear: Gone With the Wind Revisited
·Robert Osborne – 80 Years of the Oscar
·Sally Rains – The Making of a Classic – The True Story Behind Margaret Mitchell and Gone With the Wind
·Kathy Witt – The Secret of the Belles


11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Gone With the Wind Cast Q&A (Strand Theatre)

·Ann Rutherford (“Carreen O’Hara”)
·Mary Anderson (“Maybelle Merriweather”)
·Mickey Kuhn (“Beau Wilkes” age 7)
·Cammie King Conlon (“Bonnie Blue Butler”)
·Patrick Curtis (“Baby Beau Wilkes”)
·Greg Geise (Infant “Bonnie” & Infant “Beau”)

Note: All books of visiting authors available for purchase at Gone With the Wind Museum gift shop. No autograph requests please…autograph session at museum on Saturday morning.

12:15-2:00 p.m. – Celebrities leave for private lunch and rest period

1:00-3:00 p.m. – Meet Disney artist Joseph Yakovetic who will answer questions about his work with Disney and commissioned art for Gone With the Wind and Wizard of Oz 70th anniversary. You may also watch as he paints live GWTW piece for museum auction.

“Belles and Beaus” Costume Ball
·5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
·6:30 p.m. Dinner
·7:30 p.m. Introduction of Special Guests
·8:00 p.m. Parade of Belles and Beaus
·8:30 p.m. Virginia Reel Dance Instruction
·9:00 p.m. – until: Dancing and Photo Opportunities with Celebrities

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14—
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Gone With the Wind Celebrity Autograph Signing (Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum)

AUTHORS
·Robert Osborne – 80 Years of the Oscar
·Cammie King Conlon – Bonnie Blue Butler: A Gone With the Wind Memoir
·Herb Bridges – Gone With the Wind (The definitive illustrated history of the book, the movie, and the legend), “Frankly, My Dear…Gone With the Wind Memorabilia, Filming of Gone With the Wind
·Mollie Haskell – Frankly, My Dear: Gone With the Wind Revisited
·Sally Rains – The Making of a Classic – The Real Story of Margaret Mitchell and Gone With the Wind
·Kathy Witt – The Secret of the Belles

CAST
·Ann Rutherford (“Carreen O’Hara”)
·Mary Anderson (“Maybelle Merriweather”)
·Mickey Kuhn (“Beau Wilkes” age 7)
·Cammie King Conlon (“Bonnie Blue Butler”)
·Patrick Curtis (“Baby Beau Wilkes”)
·Greg Geise (Infant “Bonnie” & Infant “Beau”)

Note: All books of visiting authors available for purchase in museum gift shop

Other activities at Gone With the Wind Museum
·10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. – exhibit of 70th Anniversary GWTW artwork by Joseph Yakovetic at museum & DK Gallery (artist will alternate time between the two locations)
·10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – Guided tours provided by collection owner, Chris Sullivan

Saturday activities at the Stand Theatre
·4:30 – 4:55 – Gone With the Wind vintage car parade From Hilton to Strand Theatre with cast members and special guests
·5:00-6:00 p.m. – VIP reception with celebrities
·6:15-6:30 p.m. – Connie Sutherland, Earl Reece, Chris Sullivan offer acknowledgments
·6:30 p.m. – Introduction of Robert Osborne by Connie Sutherland
·6:30-7:30 p.m. – Salute to TCM and WB with introduction of cast members by Robert Osborne followed by program to introduce movie
·7:45 p.m. – Showing of world’s most beloved film: GONE WITH THE WIND

Visit the Marietta Gone With the Wind Museum-Scarlett on the Square for full details: www.mariettaga.gov/gwtw/events.aspx.
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