Tickets remain for two performances by humorist Garrison Keillor on Sunday, Sept. 21, at Missouri S&T. Keillor’s appearance kicks off the 2008-2009 season of the university’s Campus Performing Arts Series.
Keillor will perform at 4 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall on the Missouri S&T campus, 10th and Main streets in Rolla.
The acclaimed author, storyteller, poet, musician and radio personality is well known for his unique delivery and presence. He hosts the National Public Radio programs “A Prairie Home Companion” and “The Writer’s Almanac.” He has written many magazine and newspaper articles, and his books range from fictional stories with autobiographical elements to children’s books, all with his trademark folksy humor.
Tickets are $48 for adults and $40 for students age 18 and younger. For more information about the 2008-2009 Missouri S&T Campus Performing Arts Series, call the Leach Theatre Box Office at 573-341-4219.
Additional funding for the Missouri S&T Campus Performing Arts Series is provided by the Missouri S&T Endowment for the Performing Arts, the Missouri Arts Council, the Mid-America Arts
Alliance, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Maxwell C. Weiner Endowment for the Performing Arts, and the James and Vera Olson Fund.