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Writers on a New England Stage: Bill Bryson

Date/Time

Oct 3, 2013
07:30 PM

Description

The Writers on a New England Stage series welcomes bestselling nonfiction author Bill Bryson, with his exuberant new work chronicling one truly fabulous American epoch, "One Summer America, 1927."

His evening in The Music Hall’s Historic Theater in downtown Portsmouth includes an author presentation and on-stage interview with Virginia Prescott, host of New Hampshire Public Radio’s “Word of Mouth.” The series’ house band Dreadnaught will play live music during the one hour event.

One of the most admired nonfiction writers of our time, Bryson is the author of such bestselling books as "A Walk in the Woods," "I'm a Stranger Here Myself," "In a Sunburned Country," "A Short History of Nearly Everything" (which earned him the 2004 Aventis Prize), "The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid" and "At Home."

Tickets to Writers on a New England Stage: Bill Bryson  are $13.25 ($11.25 for members of The Music Hall and NH Public Radio). For each 1-2 tickets sold, the purchase of a book voucher ($28.95) is required. Vouchers can be redeemed on the night of the event for a signed copy of Bryson’s discussed work, "One Summer."

You must call or visit the box office for tickets - tickets are not available online for this event.

Cost

$13.25 plus $28.95 book voucher

Location

View map The Music Hall
28 Chestnut Street
Portsmouth, NH

Additional Information

Phone

(603) 436-2400

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