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Fran Lebowitz

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Venue: Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall Tickets start at $29.00

Overview

“The gold standard for intelligence, efficiency and humor. Now and forever.”
David Sedaris

In a cultural landscape filled with endless pundits and talking heads, Fran Lebowitz stands out as one of our most insightful social commentators.

Her essays and interviews offer her views on current events and the media – as well as pet peeves including tourists, baggage-claim areas, after-shave lotion, adults who roller skate, children who speak French, or anyone who is unduly tan.

A fixture of the NY art scene since the 1970s, Lebowitz gained fame for her books Metropolitan Life (1978) and Social Studies (1981), which were combined into The Fran Lebowitz Reader in 1994.

A fascinating character in her own right, she has once again captured the public’s imagination with the Netflix docu-series Pretend It's a City, directed by Martin Scorsese.

Spend an evening with this true American original.

Audience Advisory:

Ticket holders aged 15 and older must provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 to attend. Ticket holders without proof of vaccination can present a negative COVID-19 test (PCR taken within 72 hours or antigen taken within 24 hours) of the performance. Ticket holders over the age of 18 must also bring photo ID. Masks are not required but are strongly recommended for all.

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