Venue Details

625 Star Starred
Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 10 members
Review from Jamie P.
36 events 7 reviews

Most fun we've had at a theater in some time! He is a real pro, and a great entertainer. Two hours straight, no intermission, never wet his whistle, just 100% him talking (and even singing a bit). Wow!

reviewed Sep 25 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Max Schmidl
20 events 5 reviews

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...

reviewed Sep 22 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Linda R
13 events 3 reviews

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

reviewed Sep 22 2010 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

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

Description

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.

KIDZ BOP <em>Best Time Ever</em> Tour <em>Company</em> Paranormal Investigation on the Queen Mary <em>An Evening of Classic Broadway</em> Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey St. Paddy's Trackside Celebration