From 7-8:40 p.m. Monday, July 19, The History Center in partnership with The Historic Place Theater, will present a program dedicated to the renowned leaders of Lockport, featuring the lively rendition of Raphael Beck and William Rand Kenan performed by the History Center’s very own “Step Back in Time” players! “An Artist and an Industrialist” will be held at The Historic Palace Theater, 2 East Ave.
Charles Begley will perform as famous painter A. Raphael Beck, the artist credited with designing the famed logo for the Pan-American Exposition in 1901. Geoffrey Koplas will portray William Rand Kenan Jr., distinguished businessman, animal husbandry expert and entrepreneur.
The program is free, but donations are always appreciated. Call the History Center at 716-434-7433 or The Historic Palace Theater at 716-438-1130 for more information.