An Evening with Alan Alda

Presented by Hall Center for the Humanities

Alan Alda is an actor, writer, director, and science advocate. Throughout his career, Alda has won 7 Emmys, 6 Golden Globes, 3 DGA awards for directing, and the SAG Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment. One of TV Guide’s 50 Greatest Television Stars of All Time, Alda is best known for portraying Hawkeye Pierce on M*A*S*H. A recipient of the National Science Board’s Public Service Award, Alda is a visiting professor at Stony Brook University and a founding member of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, which develops innovative programs that help scientists communicate with the public. Alda is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir, Never Have Your Dog Stuffed—And Other Things I’ve Learned (2005),Things I Overheard While Talking to Myself (2007), and most recently If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face? My Adventures in the Art and Science of Relating and Communication (2017).

Supported by the Hall Family Foundation

This is a rental event and not part of the Lied Center’s performance series. For hosted rental events, the Lied Center has limited control over event-related activities, content, recording/reproduction, cancellation and ticketing/refund policies.

Free tickets will be available starting

Monday, October 7, 2019 at 11 am.

Tickets available in-person only at the Lied Center ticket office.

Limit 2 tickets per person.

For further inquiries, contact the Hall Center: 785-864-4798 or

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Lawrence, KS 66045

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