In a solo performance perfect for theatrical
venues and university programs, the acclaimed host of A Prairie Home Companion
shares hilarious anecdotes about growing up in the American Midwest, the people
of Lake Wobegon, and "late-life fatherhood." With a wonderful, dry
sense of humor, Keillor captivates audiences using his unique blend of comedy,
class, charisma, and wisdom.
captivates with his signature blend of humor, charisma and wisdom as he shares
his journey to becoming one of America’s greatest storytellers.
audiences for more than 40 years as the host of A Prairie Home Companion, and brought stories to life on public
radio’s The Writers Almanac.
A best-selling author, he has published more
than two dozen books of fiction and poetry and his unique works have earned him
honors including Grammy, ACE and Peabody awards, as well as the National
Humanities Medal and election to the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
Crowds are instantly
drawn in by his soothing, hypnotic voice, whimsical vignettes, and homespun
brand of humor. Sharing his passion for everything from creativity and literacy
to the great journey of life, Garrison entertains with a sage yet wry
perspective, inspiring with kernels of wisdom audiences carry long after he has
left the stage.