August 18, 2017
Media Contact: Victor Henry
Monterey Public Library
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Shown as part of the NEA's Big Read in conjunction with the National Steinbeck Center, the Monterey Public Library will be showing the film Fences in the library Community Room on Saturday, September 16, 2:00 p.m. Fences is a 2016 adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by August Wilson about a black garbage collector, Troy Maxson, in 1950s Pittsburgh. Bitter about his lot in life, Maxson frequently takes out his frustrations on his loved ones. Starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. Rated PG-13. The film will be followed by a discussion. Refreshments provided.
Admission is free, and no reservations are required. Call (831)646-2091 or e-mail email@example.com for more information.
Monterey Public Library is located at 625 Pacific Street, Monterey.
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