Monday, November 18 10:30 a.m.
In this lecture, Diane will discuss the original Diary of 1952 and the newer edition published in 1995 that added newly discovered pages. She will also present characters from the original play The Diary of Anne Frank from 1955 by Goodrich and Hackett, and from the adapted version by Wendy Kesselman from 1997. She will talk about the talent and personality of this teen, wise beyond her years and the legacy that she has left through her words and ideas. This program has special meaning since 2019 is the ninetieth anniversary of Anne’s birth Diand Steinbrink served as the Coordinator of Philadelphia Plays for Living for 17 years. She was the Producer of the Anne Frank Theater Project for Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Philadelphia. Ms. Steinbrink has acted and directed in local theater, in Plays for Living, and has appeared as an extra in movies and industrial films. She has presented her one-person programs to many groups in the Philadelphia area, Southern New Jersey, Florida, Harrisburg, and the Berkshires