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Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
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There is ample relatively inexpensive parking in the lot at the venue. Some street parking is also available.
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The weather was cool but comfortable. I wore shorts and a polo shirt.
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4.6 average rating
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16 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 22 2010

Excellent one man show, Keillor performed for two hours, telling fun stories from the past!

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4 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 22 2010

Garrison Keillor is a modern Mark Twain and a national treasure! The Carpenter Performing Arts Center is a very pleasant theater with plenty of leg room for those of us who are vertically challenged...

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3 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 22 2010

What an amazing performance!! He talked nonstop for over 2 hours and barely paused to catch a breath. We loved the show.

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Quotes & Highlights

“The funniest American writer still open for business.”  —Time
“A storytelling genius.” —Washington Post


Settle in for an evening of satisfying stories topped with an undisguisable, original humor that can only belong to Garrison Keillor, as the host of NPR’s A Prairie Home Companion returns to share more of his unique and wonderfully wry anecdotes about life in America.