Almost, Mr. Edison, Almost: A Thomas Edison One-Man Show

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Aigler Auditorium

Event Details

Meet the man who invented the 20th century! Thomas Edison will be in the Aigler Auditorium to talk about himself and give those in attendance a behind the scenes demonstration of some of his most famous inventions including the light system, the phonograph, and the motion picture camera. Performer, Hank Fincken will bring Edison to life with his one-man show geared toward adults and illustrate the inventor/businessman’s impact on the world. Expect insight and entertainment as Fincken caters each show to fit the interest of the audience.

Hank Fincken has been touring as a living history performer for more than twenty years throughout the United States, Europe, and South America. His performances are interactive, engaging, and informative. Fincken’s artistry combines in-depth research with skillful acting. He has received teaching and acting awards and endorsements from several institutions including the Indiana and Ohio Humanities Council.

This event is free and no registration is required. The content of this program is geared toward adults, though interested young attendees are more than welcome.


Event Type(s): Educational Class or Workshop
Age Group(s): Adults
Presenter: Hank Fincken
Ben Eagle
(563) 589-4225 ext. 2233