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Gallagher Bluedorn to host 'An Evening with Garrison Keillor'

Posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016
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Blake Argotsinger, associate marketing manager, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, 319-273-3660, blake.argotsinger@uni.edu

Blake Ruane, Office of University Relations, 319-273-2761, blake.ruane@uni.edu

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center will host "An Evening With Garrison Keillor" at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 15, on the University of Northern Iowa campus.

Garrison Keillor is an American author, storyteller, humorist and radio personality. He is known for hosting the Minnesota Public Radio show, "A Prairie Home Companion." Keillor will share hilarious anecdotes about growing up in the American Midwest, the people of Lake Wobegon and "late-life fatherhood." Keillor blends a dry sense of humor with music to captivate audiences using his unique brand of comedy, class, charisma and wisdom. Keillor's long-time musical director and pianist, Rich Dworsky, will join him on stage.

Ticket prices for "An Evening With Garrison Keillor" begin at $26 and can be purchased at any UNItix location, at www.gbpac.com or by calling 319-273-4849. UNI students must bring their school ID to the Gallagher Bluedorn box office to receive their free ticket.

For more information, contact Blake Argotsinger, associate marketing manager for the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, at 319-273-3660 or blake.argotsinger@uni.edu