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David Sedaris

At The VETS

  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 7:30 PM

THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT THE VETS LOCATED AT ONE AVENUE OF THE ARTS PROVIDENCE, RI

Join best-selling author and NPR contributor, David Sedaris for an evening featuring all-new stories, an audience Q&A, and a book signing at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium. With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, Mr. Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today. David Sedaris returns to the road following the release of his most deeply personal and darkly hilarious collection, Calypso. Sedaris sets his formidable powers of observation toward middle age and mortality. Make no mistake: these stories are very, very funny-it’s a book that can make you laugh ’til you snort, the way only family can. Sedaris’s powers of observation have never been sharper, and his ability to shock readers into laughter unparalleled. But much of the comedy here is born out of that vertiginous moment when your own body betrays you and you realize that the story of your life is made up of more past than future. If you love David Sedaris’s cheerfully misanthropic stories, you might think you know what you’re getting into at his live readings. You’d be wrong. To see him read his own work on stage allows his autobiographical narrative to reveal a uniquely personal narrative that will keep you laughing throughout the evening. Don’t miss this event!

Ticket Prices

$67.00 - $47.00

Availability

Ticket Prices

$67.00 - $47.00

Ticket Info

Tickets are available for purchase online, by phone at (401) 421-2787, or at the PPAC Box Office located at 220 Weybosset Street in downtown Providence.

Box Office Hours: Monday through Friday; 10A - 5P; Saturday: 10A to 2P;  and 2 hours prior to curtain times on performance days. The VETS on-site Box Office is only open on show days.

This show is designated as a family show. All ages are permitted. All persons regardless of age are required to have a ticket.

All ticket prices include a $3 per ticket restoration charge and are subject to change without notice.

Age Restrictions

DAVID SEDARIS is designated as a family show. All ages are permitted. All persons regardless of age are required to have a ticket

ENCORE Lounge

Enhance your experience at The VETS with VIP ENCORE Lounge access. Enjoy private amenities and complimentary offerings. Access includes food and drink in the intimate and elegant fourth floor lounge, private restrooms, merchandise (when available), and exclusive first notice of upcoming future events. Passes must be purchased to enjoy ENCORE Lounge access. Passes are show specific.​

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  • Apr 9 , 2019
  • The VETS
  • $67.00 - $47.00
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