joan aldrin

LOS ANGELES, I LOVE YOU TO THE MOON AND BACK: Come to the Griffith Observatory tomorrow night Monday, June 24; 7:30PM to hear me talk about The Astronaut Wives Club with Joan Aldrin, Buzz Aldrin’s wife when he became the second person to walk on the Moon on Apollo 11. To reserve a space, please email LAnderson@friendsoftheobservatory.org

“Left: Mrs. Joan Aldrin has a masters degree in drama and has acted in theater groups since kindergarten. Here, she memorizes lines backstage at the Clear Lake Country Theater near her home.

"Right: In dark dress at left, Joan plays the part of Widow Quinn in ‘Playboy of the Western World.’ She has been praised as an unusually fine actress who does best in heavy, serious parts.”