Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Garrison Keillor VIP Experience details

From a Blumenthal Performing Arts Center press release that just popped into our inbox:

Charlotte, NC – Meet Garrison Keillor and help the Center’s Education Programs with an exclusive VIP experience when the author and host of "A Prairie Home Companion" comes to the Belk Theater Sunday, November 22 at 7 p.m.

Although the show is nearly sold out, a limited number of orchestra and grand tier seats are available as part of an exclusive VIP Package benefiting the Center’s Educational Programs. Guests will enjoy great seats plus a special post-show reception with Garrison Keillor. They can bring a favorite book and get it signed while enjoying drinks and hors d’oeuvres with this well-known artist.

The VIP ticket package is only $150 (which includes a $90 tax-deductable donation to the Center) and can be purchased by phone at 704-372-1000 or online at BlumenthalCenter.org/Keillor. The VIP experience includes special seating and admission to the reception.

For those who have already purchased a ticket to the show, this special VIP experience is available for a $90 tax-deductable donation to the Center. Call 704-372-1000 for more details.

If you’ve ever heard of A Prairie Home Companion, then there is no doubt that you are familiar with the brilliant storytelling of its host, Garrison Keillor. The American author, humorist, columnist, musician, satirist and radio personality is best known for creating the groundbreaking radio drama in 1974. Keillor captivated audiences during the two-hour variety show with his striking presence, tongue-in-cheek delivery and humorous tales of life in the Midwest.



WHEN: November 22, 2009

WHERE: Belk Theater (135 N. Tryon Street / Charlotte, NC / 28202)

COST: $150 (includes a $90 tax-deductable donation to the Center)

TIX/MORE INFO: BlumenthalCenter.org; 704-372-1000