On 6pm on Monday, April 23, actors Natasha Richardson and Michael Sheen will read excerpts from Osborne's journals and many plays, including The Entertainer, Look Back in Anger, Luther, and A Patriot for Me. Heilpern will be on hand to provide commentary. Then, on May 17, Heilpern will engage in a conversation with noted editor and author Sir Harold Evans.
Both programs will take place at the Library's Bruno Walter Auditorium (111 Amsterdam Avenue). Seating is available on a first come, first served basis; tickets are required for the April 23 program. For more information, call 212-642-0142 or visit www.nypl.org.