Add this Event to Calendar 05/19/2019 02:00 PM 05/19/2019 03:00 PM Osaki-san, William Gillette's Gentleman Valet The East Haddam Stage Company with the Friends of the Ansonia Library Presents Osaki-san William Gillette’s Gentleman Valet, written and directed by Kandie Karlie. It was 1888 when Yukitaka and his older brother Yukio came to visit the US from Japan. Yukio went on to become a leader in Japanese politics, and would give Washington DC the famous cherry trees. Yukitaka, however, decided to stay. Discover the story of the elusive brother behind the famous politician. Poignant and life affirming, here is what you may not know about Victiorian actor William Gillette, creator of the role of Sherlock Holmes for the stage, and the quiet soul who worked by his side for almost 40 years. Appropriate for ages 12 and over. The show runs approximately 45 minutes. Call the Ansonia Library to reserve your seat - space is limited.

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