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David Sedaris at the Winspear Centre

February 23, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

David Sedaris

David Sedaris, NPR Humorist and Bestselling Author of Naked, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim and Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls is coming to the Winspear Centre.

David Sedaris and his sister, Amy Sedaris, have collaborated under the name “The Talent Family” and have written half-a-dozen plays which have been produced at La Mama, Lincoln Center, and The Drama Department in New York City. These plays include Stump the Host, Stitches, One Woman Shoe, which received an Obie Award, Incident at Cobbler’s Knob, and The Book of Liz, which was published in book form by Dramatists Play Service. David Sedaris’s original radio pieces can often be heard on This American Life. David Sedaris has been has been nominated for three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word and Best ComedyAlbum. His latest audio recording of new stories (recorded live) is “David Sedaris: Live for Your Listening Pleasure” (November 2009). A feature film adaptation of his story C.O.G. was released after a premier at the Sundance Film Festival (2013).

David Sedaris will be available to sign books after the show. Books will be sold in the lobby by local independent bookseller Audreys Books, Ltd.

Details

Date:
February 23, 2015
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Organizer

MagicSpace Entertainment
Phone:
801-355-2200
Website:
magicspace.net

Venue

Francis Winspear Centre for Music
4 Sir Winston Churchill Square Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4X8 Canada
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Phone:
780.428.1414