Tickets: www.highergroundmusic.com, at the Higher Ground Box Office, Growing Vermont (UVM Davis Center), or 888-512-SHOW
On July 31st, 2013, VPR welcomes GARRISON KEILLOR’s, A Prairie Home Companion, Radio Romance Tour 2013 at Ben & Jerry’s Concerts on the Green at Shelburne Museum. The show offers more than two hours of duet singing with Sara Watkins plus absurd improve with sound effects, Guy Noir Private Eye, poetry, outright foolishness, and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.
Garrison Keillor was born in 1942 in Anoka, Minnesota and began his career as a freshman at the University of Minnesota. In 1974 Keillor hosted the first broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion. Today the show is broadcasted on more than 600 public radio stations with over 4 million listeners. Since, he has published many books including Lake Wobegon Days, The Book of Guys, Guy Noir, and The Straight Skinny. He is the host of the daily program, The Writer’s Almanac and the editor of several anthologies of poetry.