On Wednesday, April 14, 2010, from 5:30pm – 10:30pm there will be a celebration of the life of Charles Beaumont at The Variety Preview Room (582 Market St., 1st floor of The Hobart Bldg) in San Francisco.
6:00pm – There will be a mini-signing for The Bleeding Edge anthology. Scheduled to appear (health allowing): Frank M. Robinson (The Power; The Glass Inferno); William F. Nolan (Logan’s Run; Burnt Offerings), Jason V Brock, Cody Goodfellow, John Shirley (The Crow; Wetbones) and other guests!
At 7:00pm – The documentary begins… Celebrating The Life of Charles Beaumont: one of the principal writers for Rod Serling’s seminal The Twilight Zone, as well as a top writer for Playboy, and a major collaborator with Roger Corman (Burn, Witch, Burn; The Intruder; The Haunted Palace)…
First of a double-bill will be The Circus of Dr. Lao, with a Q&A after the documentary featuring William F. Nolan, Director/Writer Jason V Brock, Editor Sunni K Brock, Frank M. Robinson and John Shirley.
If you’re unfamiliar with Beaumont or if you’d like a peek at the documentary, here’s a ten minute clip from Charles Beaumont: Short Life of Twilight Zone’s Magic Man