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FREE Chautauqua History Comes Alive Festival

Secrets Revealed: Mary Shelly, Steve Jobs, James Armistead Lafayette, Nellie Bly, and Robert Ripley

Event Types: Theatre , Literary Arts

Jun 9, 2023 10:00 AMJun 18, 2023 5:00 PM

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Get ready to laugh, cry and flat-out have a great time at this Festival of non-stop live history and fun for the whole family. Daily live shows are performed in costume by nationally acclaimed historical interpreters. Shows are FREE!

Steve Jobs – Pioneer in the Personal Computer Revolution – Portrayed by Jeremy Meier

Mary Shelley – Early Science Fiction Author of Frankenstein – Portrayed by Susan Marie Frontczak

James Armistead Lafayette – Revolutionary War Double Agent – Portrayed by Stephen Seals

Nellie Bly – Pioneer in Investigative Journalism – Portrayed by Anne Pasquale

Robert Ripley – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! – Portrayed by Larry Bounds

Shows will be in Abbeville, Greenville, Liberty, Mauldin, Simpsonville, Spartanburg, SC; and Brevard, NC.

Spartanburg events require advance reservations. Other indoor events: Seating Limited. Come early to get a seat. First come, first served. Doors open one hour before show time.

Bring lawn seating for outdoor shows.