Speakers/Chautauqua Catalog

Name Mr. Bob Diven
Office Phone 505/642-7445
Address P.O. Box 2781
Las Cruces, NM  88004
Biographical Info Bob Diven is a painter, a writer, and an actor.
Program Title JOHN SINGER SARGENT: Portrait of Madame X
Character Name John Singer Sargent
Program Description A play written and performed by Bob Diven. A young John Sargent obsessively pursued a Parisian beauty to paint her portrait. The resulting "Portrait of Madame X" ignited a scandal, becoming Sargent's most famous work and his deepest wound. It is now 1916 as this most famous Victorian painter dramatically reveals his story while sketching, singing and playing the piano. This presentation has certain performance space requirements.
Series Art, Music and Dance; American Icons
Chautauqua Program Application (Booking) Click here to fill out a funding application for this program »
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