(Washington Post). Where: One Eleven Main Restaurant Theater, 111 North Main Second Floor, Galena, Illinois Reservations: Call One Eleven Main. To dine at One Eleven Main, before or after the show, call 815.777.8030 or make reservations online. Post says he resisted playing Twain at first, believing that his faithful audiences would expect him to sing, until someone pointed out that Twain, who traveled extensively as a speaker, himself played the banjo, guitar and piano and sang at parties. Jim Post 2012, jim will be performing his well known show: "Mark Twain and the Laughing River" "Jim Post is not just another Mark Twain impersonator. July 5th to September 27th: Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday eveings at 7:00. Space is limited; reservations recommended. Inspired by the little-known fact that Mark Twain sang tenor; played banjo, guitar and piano; and loved to show off at parties, Jim Post created an exceptional musical experience about Twain's childhood.
"The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else." - Mark Twain.send him an e-mail or call. It won an American Library Association Award, and the lyrics to one of the shows songs, Mighty Big River, are included in the 1999 edition, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: With Connections. Mark Twain the Laughing River. Heaven goes by favor. One Eleven Main, 111. In Mark Twain the Laughing River, the wit and wisdom of American humorist Mark Twain comes alive as Jim Post blends his skills as a storyteller, actor, historian and musician to take you from the adventures of Twain's youth to his early writing career right.
Ticket Information: Adults:.00 tax; Children under 12:.00 tax. Story Excerpt: Indian Joe, performer: Jim Post, mark Twain the Laughing River. Post Makes Twain not only a profound and caustic thinker, but global charmer." "Jim Post is one of the Midwest's great treasures." - Chicago Tribune "Jim Post is a one man tour de force - part musical, part drama and thoroughly entertaining." - The Washington. Story Excerpt: The Raft, performer: Jim Post, post (known for his hit song, Reach Out of the Darkness) brings 30 years of show business and 20 record albums to his commanding performances. Jims Schedule Upcoming events concerts you wont want to miss! Northwest Quarterly Magazine Winter 2008-09.