Arts, Culture & Fun: Book Signing of "Mary Wells: The Tumultuous Life of Motown's First Superstar"
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Peter Benjaminson is a Harlem resident, Motown enthusiast and author of The Story of Motown and The Lost Supreme: The Life of Dreamgirl Florence Ballard.
He will discuss the life and career of Mary Wells; her struggles to survive, to achieve happiness, to break away from Motown Records and to recover from that separation. He will play audio recordings of Mary Wells’ performances, and excerpts from her interview that forms the basis of his recently published book.
Hear hits by Mary Wells, sung by solo artist Lorraine Moore!
Please reserve your seat by calling (718) 622-2082. This event is free and open to the public.