WINNER OF THE MAINE AWARD AT THE 2021 REYKJAVIK FRINGE FESTIVAL!
HEDY! THE LIFE & INVENTIONS OF HEDY LAMARR
Show Description: The Reykjavík Fringe winner of The Maine Award comes to PortFringe 2022! “Hedy Lamarr, glamorous siren of the silver screen, was more than ‘The Most Beautiful Woman in the World’. She invented Frequency-Hopping Spread Spectrum Technology that makes the world of wireless communication tick. From Austria to Hollywood, WWII, torpedoes, ecstasy, and intrigue to the very cell phone in your pocket, Hedy Lamarr is there!”
Artist Description: Fulbright Specialist and NYC Artist Heather Massie brings her 22x Award-Winning, Internationally Acclaimed show to PortFringe! Having studied Astrophysics before studying Theatre Arts, Massie celebrates Hedy Lamarr as a woman of science with the mission to inspire audiences, especially to encourage young women in science and technology, and to establish Hedy Lamarr as a role model for intelligence, ingenuity, and invention. She has toured the show around the US, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Ukraine, Zimbabwe, and South Africa. www.HeatherMassie.com/Hedy
Schedule: HEDY! THE LIFE & INVENTIONS OF HEDY LAMARR will be performed on the following schedule at PortFringe 2022!
Tuesday, June 14 @ 8:30PM – at PortFiber
Wednesday, June 15 @ 7:30PM – at PortFiber
Saturday, June 18 @ 8:00PM – at Maine Studio Works