NHPR Events

Joan Didion joins NHPR's Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage on Tuesday, June 19.

One of today’s most powerful writers joins us with her national bestseller Blue Nights, a work of stunning frankness about losing a daughter. Don’t miss this celebrated National Book Award winner, a “master of American prose” and her “breathtaking follow-up to The Year of Magical Thinking” (Newsweek).

Photo Credit Vissago, Via Flickr Creative Commons

On Sunday, the Grammy award winning Muir String Quartet will perform at a benefit for Classical Music by the Sea in North Hampton. Proceeds will benefit The Classics for Kids Foundation, which helps to provide school music programs throughout the United States with quality stringed instruments. The benefit begins with an afternoon reception followed by the concert at 6.

May 23, 2012

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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Announcing: An Evening with Dan Brown. A Benefit and Celebration of Writers on a New England Stage

May 18, 2012   (more events)

7:30pm | the Historic Theater

Author presentation followed by interview with New Hampshire Public Radio host Virginia Prescott

The evening closes with a special backstage book signing reception – full of surprises!– for benefit ticket buyers who purchase a voucher for an illustrated edition of The Da Vinci Code ($40).  Vouchers for books, which the author will sign and personalize, are available through The Music Hall box office and include entry to the backstage book signing reception.   

May 8, 2012

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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The celebrated master of narrative nonfiction joins us with the just-released paperback edition of his New York Times bestseller In The Garden of Beasts, a remarkable portrayal of 1933 Berlin and Hitler’s rise to power.  Erik Larson joins NHPR's Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage.

Photo: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/kcolwell/3329155371/">Kcolwell</a> via Flickr / Creative Commons

This spring you will have the opportunity to meet some of the faces behind the mic, and visit the places where many of your favorite public radio programs are created.

May 3-5, 2012 - Limited to 30 participants - an exclusive tour by NHPR

photo credit: Carl Flatow

May 1, 2012   6:00pm
Strafford Room, Memorial Union Building

University of New Hampshire, Durham NH

Veteran NPR science correspondent and award-winning journalist Ira Flatow, host of Science Friday, is coming to Durham, NH. He’ll be interviewed on stage by NHPR’s All Things Considered host Brady Carlson and will take questions from the audience.

To be held  April 18, 2012     9:30-11:30 a.m.   

 

All meetings are located here unless otherwise specified:

Riverstone Conference Room
2 Pillsbury St, 6th Floor,
Concord, NH

photo: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/jdalton/6514289385/in/photostream/">notladj </a> via flickr / creative commons

Kate McNally hosts Suzanne Vega at the Tupelo Music Hall in White River Junction, Vermont.

February 17th | Tupelo Music Hall

April 18, 2012     9:30-11:30          

May 16, 2012      9:30-11:30          

June 20, 2012     9:30-11:30     

All meetings are located here unless otherwise specified:

Riverstone Conference Room
2 Pillsbury St, 6th Floor,
Concord, NH

   

Kate hosts Martin Sexton at the Tupelo Music Hall in White River Junction, Vermont.

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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