The American Bookbinders Museum is proud to be hosting:
Off the Page
Staged readings that are the first step in Word for Word’s production process—taking a short story from the page to the stage. Join us for the first of many steps in bringing stories to the stage.
“The Wintersongs,” two strangers travel by train to Dublin. One, a world-weary old busybody, cautions a younger woman whose life’s journey has just begun.
Free Admission – but please
Space is limited.
Off the Page events are free, but we do encourage you to make a donation, either online
or at the venue during the reading. Word For Word humbly suggest $25 for those who can afford it.
WORD FOR WORD Performing Arts Company performs short works of fiction in their entirety, preserving the author’s voice and honoring her/his intent with exciting visuals and inventive staging. More info at
Masks are recommended, particularly if you are not vaccinated.
The American Bookbinders Museum, Word for Word and Z Space are committed to making this show accessible to everyone. The ABM is wheelchair accessible with a ramp from the entrance to the main floor and wheelchair accessible restrooms. If you have any concerns involving mobility, visual or auditory challenges, please email us at
, and we will work with you to ensure you can access and enjoy the show to the best of our ability.