‘Drawing the Curtain’ unveils opera, ballet designs of children’s book author

By , Daily Memphian Published: October 14, 2022 4:00 AM CT
<strong>&ldquo;Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak&rsquo;s Designs for Opera and Ballet&rdquo; opened Oct. 7 at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and continues through&nbsp;Jan. 8.</strong> (Ziggy Mack/Special to The Daily Memphian)

“Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak’s Designs for Opera and Ballet” opened Oct. 7 at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art and continues through Jan. 8. (Ziggy Mack/Special to The Daily Memphian)

Selected works of Maurice Sendak are on display at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, including his children’s book “Where the Wild Things Are.” 

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Alicia Davidson

Alicia Davidson is a lifelong Memphis resident and graduate of The University of Memphis College of Journalism and Strategic Media. When not scribbling about the latest Memphis news, you will find her reading historical biographies, cooking Italian cuisine and practicing vinyasa yoga.


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