Virtual Program: Halloween Spoken Word Reading with Alan Sklar

Monday, October 3

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join award winning voice-over artist Alan Sklar as he helps you get into the Halloween spirit with a spirited reading of Edgar Alan Poe’s famous story, “The Pit and the Pendulum.” This event will be co-sponsored by Harrison Public Library, Tuckahoe Public Library, Pelham Public Library, and Dobbs Ferry Public Library.

Register here for the Zoom link.

Alan Sklar has been a freelance voice actor for over twenty-five years, voicing radio/TV commercials and VNRs, narrating everything from audiobooks and documentaries to thousands of corporate and medical video projects. Alan has been recruited to narrate over 200 audiobooks, among them, “A Civil Action” by Jonathan Harr, “Black Hawk Down” by Mark Bowden and the delightful 1898 yachtsman’s classic “Sailing Alone Around The World” by Cap’n Joshua Slocum. Other challenging audiobook assignments were, “The Kennedys: America’s Emerald Kings” by Thomas Maier and the first Hannibal Lechter novel “Red Dragon” by Thomas Harris, both of which earned Alan the prestigious Earphone Awards from AudioFile Magazine. He narrated eight murder mystery novels by Lawrence Block, including “Enough Rope” (the 900-page mother of all audiobook detective story collections.) Alan has also narrated many of Sikorsky Aircraft’s marketing and equipment maintenance videos.