Saturday, October 4, 2014
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre*
Steve Almond has written controversial things about candy, sex and politics, even going head-to-head with Sean Hannity, but his latest book, Against Football: One Man's Reluctant Manifesto, wherein he examines the dark underbelly of America's favorite game, may be his most controversial yet.
As the head of the puppetry department for Laika, Georgina has overseen the creation of beautiful, intricate puppets for stop-motion films like Coraline, Paranorman and the forthcoming Box Trolls.
Nicholas Kristof is a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and your favorite New York Times op-ed columnist (don't argue with us - he just is). His most recent book, the second he's written with his wife Sheryl WuDunn is called A Path Appears: Transforming Lives and Creating Opportunities.
Since 2005, Horse Feathers have been the quintessential indie folk band out of the Northwest, but with their latest album, lead singer Justin Ringle added a rhythm section and now plan to rock out with their...guitars and things. Their newest record is So It Is With Us.
Bill Frisell has been one of the leading guitarists in jazz since the late 1980s. He has released 38 albums including the 2005 Grammy Award-winning Unspeakable. His latest album Guitar in the Space Age is available October 7th.
More to be announced!
Ticket Prices (service fees may apply)
General Admission - $20 in advance and $25 day of show
Reserved Seats (sold online and at box office until 5:30 until day of show) - $35
Members are eligible for fancy-pants discounts. Join now!
3000 NE Alberta Street
Portland, OR 97211
Box Office Hours:
Tickets can be purchased online: https://www.albertarosetheatre.com/tickets.html
By phone (503)764-4131, or in person at the box office on any show night. The box office opens one hour before showtime. Service fees on all tickets purchased in advance are the same whether purchased online, by phone, or at the box office. All tickets ordered online can be printed @ home for free. This service is not available if you place your order by phone. Thus, a $3 delivery fee will be charged on all orders placed by phone. If you have any other questions, please feel free to email us (firstname.lastname@example.org).