Born in Boston in 1809, Poe ranks among the great American authors, inventor of the detective story, a wicked satirist and, master of the thriller. Literary historian Rob Velella brings Poe to life in a one-man, living history presentation with readings, biographical details, and wonderfully dark humor. Don’t miss this chance to enjoy some favorite and lesser known works by the Master of the Macabre! Recommended for ages 16 and up. $17, $12 members, $10 students with I.D.* Early Bird discount until Jan 1 ADVANCE TICKETS poe-gore.bpt.me. Before and after each performances, Attendees can shop at the Annual Book Sale with gently-used books starting at $1!