4.15.14 "Gertrude, Queen of the Desert" by Eliza Miller

The play takes place in the summer of 1923 in Baghdad - Gertrude Bell's story is about to be told to the world by a keen-eyed journalist from the New York Times. This thought-provoking and poignant drama about an explorer and her curious scribe will be portrayed by Katherine Leask and Julie Fitzpatrick in a reading at 6:30pm on April 15, 2014 at Manhattan Theatre Club: 311 W 43rd Street, 8th Floor. Directed by Abigail Zealy-Bess