Be Part of the Audience When Chris Thile of A Prairie Home Companion Rolls Through Town
This Saturday, come be a part of live radio being made. Live from Here with Chris Thile (formerly A Prairie Home Companion) is a Saturday-night destination for radio audiences everywhere. This variety show features a unique blend of musical performances, comedy and audience interaction. Acclaimed musician and songwriter Chris Thile welcomes a wide range of well-known and up-and-coming talent to the stage for a beautiful listening experience.
By the time Live from Here host Chris Thile turned 15, he had already been playing mandolin for a decade. He’d also started Nickel Creek with Sara and Sean Watkins, and released his first solo recording, 1994’s Leading Off. This GRAMMY winner and MacArthur Fellow teams up with numerous musicians in myriad styles and leads acoustic quintet Punch Brothers. His albums include Thanks for Listening, 10 studio recordings originally written as Live From Here Songs of the Week. He is now in his second season hosting the show.
The program will contain music from Chris and the show band, thoughts from Out In America from comedian correspondent Tom Papa, comedy sketches and much more. Live from Here is produced by American Public Media. Media support for Live from Here at the Kauffman Center is provided by KCUR 89.3 FM and Kansas Public Radio.
Get your tickets now for what promises to be a unique and thoroughly enjoyable evening. Admission starts at 55 dollars. Tickets may be purchased online via www.kauffmancenter.org.
At Avenue 80 Apartments in Overland Park, Kansas, we believe it’s important to integrate yourself into the community, which is why we suggest attending this event. Meeting new people, having unfamiliar experiences, and joining neighborhood activities is the key to an exceptional lifestyle.
Saturday, January 12, 2019—4:45 PM
Event Venue Location:
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
1601 Broadway Boulevard
Kansas City, Missouri 64108