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hearhear Speakers Announced, Go On Sale Aug 30

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The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center announced today that single tickets for the 2019/2020 season of its distinctive speakers series hearhere will go on sale Friday, August 30 at 10 a.m. From the White House to stage and screen; and through space and time – with this series you will hear the imaginations, passion, humor and knowledge of iconic personalities who shape the way we experience our world and each other.  Continue reading

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#HearHere 2018 Season Announcement

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The AT&T Performing Arts Center announced the 2018 season of its distinctive speakers series #hearhere. From poetry to performance and beyond – with #hearhere you’ll experience the radical imaginations, passion, humor and knowledge of iconic personalities who shape the way we experience our world and each other.

This fourth season of #hearhere begins with the return engagement of the astrophysicist and popular TV science expert Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson on January 18, as a non-subscription optional add-on. PBS icon Tavis Smiley is next, on February 25, with his theatrical experience DEATH OF A KING, featuring pianist Marcus Roberts. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak appears on March 15 followed by Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends on April 14, Rob Lowe on April 25 and Rita Moreno on May 6. The season culminates with the return, as a non-subscription optional add-on, of Ira Glass on July 21, 2018. Continue reading

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AT&T Performing Arts Series Center Announces Speaker Series 2017 Season

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The AT&T Performing Arts Center announces the 2017 season of #hearhere – a speaker series with dynamic discussions from leaders in the arts and sciences. Featuring thought leaders whose work has become a cultural phenomenon, #hearhere removes the barrier between audiences and some of the most interesting minds of our time.

This third season features the return of American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author and science communicator, Neil deGrasse Tyson, delivering his most popular talk entitled “The Cosmic Perspective;” American author and social commentator known for her sardonic perspective on American life, Fran Lebowitz; one of America’s greatest storytellers, Garrison Keillor; and one of the most celebrated writers of our time, Neil Gaiman.   Continue reading

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