Monday, October 17, 2011

Rusty DeWees Leads Salon Series

Champlain Alumni Rusty DeWees will lead off the new Salon Series, a chance to meet and hear local favorites in an intimate interview setting at August First Bakery on Oct. 27, at 7 p.m..

TICKETS: Limited Seating!

$20 advance – $22 at the door
(includes a $5 coupon towards food, beverages and wine)
Special price for all 4 nights: $70.
For more details or tickets, or call 802-357-4616.

Thursday, October 27 at 7 PM

Performer Rusty DeWees

Interviewed by Bess O’Brien
Rusty DeWees is Vermont’s gem of an entertainer, comedian, actor and performer, Rusty has been performing his One Man Comedy Show “The Logger” for 15 years to
sold out houses throughout New England and has appeared in more than 25 films. Join us for a rollicking and intimate look at how Rusty crafts VT stories and film characters.

Thursday, November 3 at 7 PM
Writer Katherine Paterson

Interviewed by Bess O’Brien
Katherine Paterson is the author of more than 30 books including16 novels for children and young people. She has twice won the Newbery Medal, for Bridge to Terabithia in 1978 and Jacob Have I Loved in 1981. She is the winner of two National Book Awards. Her novel, The Day of the Pelican was the Vermont Reads selection for 2010. Learn about how Katherine develops character and story and what it was like to have one of her books adapted into a Hollywood movie.

Thursday, November 10 at 7 PM
Writer Howard Frank Mosher

Interviewed by Jay Craven
Using ironic humor, complex characterization, and surprising dramatic twists, Howard Mosher has written 10 novels that invite readers into his magical world of Kingdom County, Vermont. (Sneak Preview! Howard will read from his new story, Nights of Temperance.) Filmmaker Jay Craven has adapted four Mosher stories and is about to take on another–Northern Borders. Tune in to go behind the scenes.

Thursday, November 17 at 7 PM
Journalist Jane Lindholm

Interviewed by Jay Craven
Vermont native Jane Lindholm returned home after stints at public radio’s Talk of the
Nation, Weekend Edition, and Marketplace. At VPR, she has developed Vermont Edition into a probing and revealing radio journal that connects and informs listeners throughout the region. Join us as we interview the interviewer.

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