A Prairie Home Companion Garrison Keillor San Francisco Tickets
Beloved storyteller, author and humorist, Garrison Keillor has ruled over the radio waves in America for over forty years. Host of the famous radio show A Prairie Home Companion, Keillor has weekly entertained over four million listeners across the States with his baritone voice and humor. Creator of Lake Wobegon, a mythical Minnesota town, the talented radio personality often shares folksy comedy sketches about the town in his shows and books. The show won a Peabody Award while Keillor himself has been inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame. As he embarks on his final tour, A Prairie Home Companion Garrison Keillor San Francisco tickets are expected to be in demand.
What You Should Know About Popular Radio Personality Garrison Keillor’s Farewell Tour
The acclaimed humorist, author and radio personality, Garrison Keillor announced his plans for a final tour this year. Given that Keillor is somewhat of a legend in the world of radio, the news made headlines across leading press sources and continues to generate substantial interest on social media. Here are some of the facts we found about the tour that might be of interest to many readers.
The A Prairie Home Companion’s host, Garrison Keillor has proclaimed his intentions to retire from the radio job but he made it clear that doesn’t mean he will be giving up or slowing down on his other efforts. In an interview with the Associated Press he declared “I have a lot of other things that I want to do. I mean, nobody retires anymore. Writers never retire.” Musician Chris Thile from the band Punch Brothers is to take over as host of the APHC after Keillor hosts his final season for the show in 2015-2016.
On his America the Beautiful Tour, the 73-year old radio genius will step off the tour bus at various venues across the US to perform a version of his popular weekly program to live audiences. The performances will feature many of the same stories, skits and songs that his audiences have been used to for over four decades of listening to A Prairie Home Companion. Listeners familiar with Keillor’s work will likely be lining up for A Prairie Home Companion Garrison Keillor San Francisco tickets as the radio show heads on tour.