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Fahrenheit 451

One of the most revered works of the 20th Century.

Considered science fiction when it was first published, Fahrenheit 451 is Ray Bradbury’s dystopian tale of a bleak future where literature and knowledge are on the verge of extinction. Antagonist Guy Montag is a fireman with the frightful, but routine job of starting fires to destroy books and the houses that contain them, until his eccentric young neighbor, Clarisse, forces Guy to confront his own emptiness and question the oppressive society in which he lives. Heavily debated on issues of censorship, the effects of technology on society and the means by which knowledge is gained, this classic is as relevant today as when it was written in 1953.

Tickets $25

Thursday, October 10 at 8 pm
Friday, October 11 at 8 pm

Support

The Library Theatre is sponsored in part by the City of Hoover and the Friends of the Hoover Public Library.

The Library Theatre is a professional venue bringing world-class entertainment to an intimate setting in the heart of Hoover.

HOOVER PUBLIC LIBRARY
BOARD OF TRUSTEES

MAYOR, CITY OF HOOVER
Gary Ivey

Sara Rast, Chairman
George Farmer
Hal Humphrey
Michael Krawcheck
Eloise Martens

Library Director
Linda R. Andrews

Fine Arts Coordinator
Matina E. Johnson

HOOVER CITY COUNCIL
Jack Wright, President
Brian Skelton, President Pro Tempore
John Greene
Dr. Trey Lott
John Lyda
Rear Admiral John T. Natter, US Navy (Retired)
Gene Smith