5:25pm to 5:45pm | The Theatre Stage
Closing Performance From…STAND-UP LIBRARIAN MEREDITH MYERS
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“So a comedian walks into a library and decides to work there…”
Join Stand-Up Librarian Meredith Myers for an all ages literary comedy show…at the library! No cover charge or 2-drink minimum required. A cross between Pippi Longstocking and Sandra Bernhard, Meredith entertains while educates about the importance of libraries as she addresses everything from the Dewey Decimal System to Harry Potter. Bring a love of reading and get ready to laugh.
Comedian/Librarian Meredith Myers has a Masters degree in Library and Information Sciences and has been performing stand-up comedy since 2002 after checking out a comedy book from her local library. Binding her experiences in comedy and libraries, Meredith's mission is to entertain while educating people about the importance of libraries. For more information, please visit www.StandUpLibrarian.com
***I will also be the MC of the That’s Entertainment Pavilion from 10am – 2pm, featuring the following exciting panels:
THAT (WAS) ENTERTAINMENT: EXPLORING THE LIVES OF LEGENDS
Featuring: Jennifer Grant (Good Stuff: A Reminiscence of My Father, Cary Grant), Sam Irvin (Kay Thompson: From Funny Face to Eloise), Michael Gregg Michaud (Sal Mineo, A Biography), Randy Schmidt (Little Girl Blue: The Life of Karen Carpenter) Moderator: David Ehrenstein
TAKE ONE: COLORFUL LIVES OF WONDERFUL WOMEN ON & OFF SCREEN
Featuring: Dyan Cannon (Dear Cary: My Life with Cary Grant), Florence Henderson (Life Is Not a Stage: From Broadway Baby to a Lovely Lady and Beyond), Stefanie Powers (One from the Hart), Carrie White (Upper Cut: Highlights of My Hollywood Life) Moderator: Greg Hernandez
DAREDEVILS, SUPERHEROES & HOLLYWOOD HUNKS…AND THE MERE MORTALS WITHIN
Featuring: Hal Needham (Stuntman!: My Car-Crashing, Plane-Jumping, Bone-Breaking, Death-Defying Hollywood Life) , Kevin Sorbo (True Strength: My Journey from Hercules to Mere Mortal–and How Nearly Dying Saved My Life), Steve-O (Professional Idiot: A Memoir) Moderator: Rachel Resnick
The West Hollywood Book Fair will feature twelve stages with author panels, special guests and live performances, 125 exhibitors and writing workshops. Featured authors and participants will include Meredith Baxter (“Family Ties”), Marg Helgenberger (“CSI”), Julie Newmar (“Batman”), Tatum O’Neal (“Ryan & Tatum: The O’Neals”), Dee Wallace (E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial), Marcia Clark of the OJ trial, Rex Pickett (Sideways and the new sequel Vertical), and bestselling authors Jackie Collins (The Goddess of Vengeance), Christopher Rice (The Moonlit Earth), Lisa See (Dreams of Joy, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan), and many more.
For more information about the 10th Annual West Hollywood Book Fair, visit http://www.westhollywoodbookfair.org/