NJ – Retta Signing

Retta, star of Parks & Rec and Good Girls, appears at Bookends on Wednesday, May 30th at 6:00 PM to sign her new book: So Close to Being the Sh*t, Y’all Don’t Even Know.

*Books must be purchased from Bookends Bookstore*

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Bookends
211 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450
201-445-0726

NYC – Retta Signing

Join Barnes & Noble Tribeca on Tuesday, May 29th at 6:00 PM for a discussion & signing with Retta (Good Girls, Park & Recreation) in celebration of her new essay collection: SO CLOSE TO BEING THE SH*T, Y’ALL DON’T EVEN KNOW.

This event has a wristband policy. To get a wristband, you must purchase the book at this B&N location in order to attend. The books will go on sale at 10 AM when the store opens.

Signing guidelines:

The author will personalize books and take lean-in photos with fans. She will not be signing any memorabilia.

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Barnes & Noble Tribeca
97 Warren St, New York, New York 10007
(212) 587-5389

CA – An Evening with Robert Kirkman

Robert Kirkman (The Walking Dead, Invincible, Outcast) appears in conversation with Jason Mantzoukas on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 8:00 PM to discuss his work and launch of new comic book series, Oblivion Song.

*All tickets include a signed copy of the inaugural issue of Kirkman’s new comic book series, Oblivion Song

Robert Kirkman is creator, writer and executive producer of The Walking Dead on AMC TV and Outcast on Cinemax. He is also a successful creator of independent comics. He created and continues to write the long-running Image Comics title The Walking Dead, on which the show is based, and the comics have been gaining popularity throughout its run. He also writes the acclaimed and equally long-running super-hero comic Invincible, which he created with Cory Walker, and the all-ages comic Super Dinosaur, which he created with Jason Howard

Oblivion Song is a unique take on the sci-fi genre that lives somewhere in between being less depressing than Kirkman’s The Walking Dead but not as fun as his second-longest running book, Invincible, when it’s at its most fun. Oblivion Song follows an agent, Nathan Cole, who goes into another dimension, Oblivion, to find people who have been left behind. With limited resources and equipment coupled with government abandonment, Nathan’s mission to save those left behind in Oblivion is even more challenging. A decade ago 300,000 citizens of Philadelphia were suddenly lost in Oblivion. The government made every attempt to recover them but after many years they gave up. Nathan Cole won’t. He makes daily trips, risking his life to try and rescue those lost, alone and afraid, living in the apocalyptic hellscape of Oblivion. But maybe… Nathan is looking for something else? Why can’t he resist the siren call of the Oblivion Song?

Oblivion Song is co-created by Kirkman (writer) and Lorenzo De Felici (artist). Other credits include Annalisa Leoni (colorist); Rus Wooton (letterer) and Sean Mackiewicz (editor), and is published by Image Comics for Skybound Entertainment. The first issue will be released on March 7 and will be an ongoing series.

Details and tickets available at the link…

Ann and Jerry Moss Theater
3131 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 828-5582

SF – SF Sketchfest Tribute to Lady Dynamite

Maria Bamford, Pam Brady, Mo Collins, Fred Melamed, Bruce Smith, and more appear at the Marines Memorial Theatre on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM!

Press Release:

Join Lady Dynamite herself, the inimitable Maria Bamford in the company of some of her critically-acclaimed Netflix series’ creators and cast members as SF Sketchfest pays tribute to one of the most special and unique voices in comedy.

Get tickets at the link!

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Marines Memorial Theatre (MMT)
609 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

CA – The Hero Screenings

Press Release:

ArcLight is excited to announce three Q&As for the Sundance Film Festival-premiered The Hero. Hollywood will host three Q&As with Actors Sam Elliott and Nick Offerman. Nick Offerman will have a Q&A on Friday, June 9th after the 8:30 PM show. Actor Sam Elliott will have a Q&A on Saturday, June 10th after the 3:30 PM show, and both actors will have a Q&A together on Sunday, June 11th after the 7:00 PM show. An ailing movie star comes to terms with his past and mortality. Reserve tickets now at the link… 

ArcLight Cinema
6360 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 464-1478

DC – Rise Social Movement Premiere w/ Tatiana Maslany

Press Release:

Join Rise and Emmy-award winning actress Tatiana Maslany (star of Orphan Black) for the premiere of the new Funny or Die video on Wednesday March 22nd at 6:00 PM!

Celebrate the national movement to protect survivors’ rights across the nation with Tatiana, Risers from across the country, Members of Congress, and people just trying to do good. We’ll eat, we’ll drink, we’ll take photos with star-spangled balloons. Free food, drinks and justice. One lucky guest will win one-on-one time with Tatiana (or maybe one of her clones?!)

Tickets are free. There are **limited tickets**. Tickets are required for entrance but admittance will be first come first serve until venue capacity is reached. Register at the link….

Donations to Rise are welcome. Those who donate with ticket purchase are guaranteed entry.

**Top 5 Donors Will Receive Personal Time with Tatiana + Photos** 

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1776 DC Office
1133 15th Street Northwest, Floor 12, Washington, DC 20005

NJ – Gumption Signing

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WORD Bookstore has teamed up with our friends over at Loew’s Jersey Theatre for an unforgettable night of hold-your-stomach laughter. On Tuesday, April 5th at 8:00 PM, take a trip through American history as Nick Offerman (Parks & Recreation, Axe Cop) reads from his hilarious essay collection, Gumption, on the twenty-one great American personages that inspire him. And what could be a more perfect setting for this than the lavish late-20s splendor of The Landmark Loew’s Jersey Theatre?

Offerman will then be joined in conversation by acclaimed actor Patrick Wilson (Watchmen, Batman v Superman), who starred alongside Offerman on the second season of Fargo.

Book signing to follow the discussion.

A $20 ticket gets entry to the funniest event you will ever attend ever + a copy of the paperback edition of Gumption. GET YOUR TICKETS NOW ONLINE or IN-STORES.

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Loew’s Jersey Theatre
54 Journal Square Plz, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306
(201) 798-6055

BC – Gumption Signing

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gumptionNick Offerman, the star of Parks and Recreation and author of the New York Times bestseller Paddle Your Own Canoe, appears at Chapters on Saturday, July 18th at 2:00 PM. His second book, Gumption: Relighting The Torch Of Freedom With America’s Gutsiest Troublemakers, humorously highlights twenty-one figures from America’s history. From George Washington to Willie Nelson, he describes why they inspire in him such great meaning.

Event Protocol:
*Line-up will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

*Individuals must have a purchased copy of Gumption: Relighting The Torch Of Freedom With America’s Gutsiest Troublemakers to be in line.

*Proof of purchase required from any Indigo, Chapters, WBB, Indigospirit or Coles location.

*Nick Offerman will personalize copies of his new book, Gumption and will autograph all other books.

*NO memorabilia or additional items will be permitted for the signing.

*Candid photos can be taken from the line-up only. No posed photography or selfies will be permitted while fans are getting their books signed.

Chapters Books
4700 Kingsway, Metropolis at Metrotown, Burnaby, BC V5H 4M1, Canada
+1 604-431-0463

MA – Aziz Ansari Appearance

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Comedian/actor Aziz Ansari (star of Parks & Recreation and Funny People) appears at the Sanders Theatre on Friday July 10, 2015 at 7:30 PM to present his new book MODERN ROMANCE!

Tickets available at the link (includes copy of book)

Sanders Theatre
45 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA 02138

NYC – Aziz Ansari Signs

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AzizAnsariActor/comedian Aziz Ansari appears at Barnes & Noble on Tuesday June 16, 2015 at noon to sign his new book Modern Romance!

Author Event
Modern Romance combines Aziz Ansari’s irreverent humor with cutting-edge social science to give us a tour of our new romantic world. An exploration of the pleasures and perils of modern romance from one of this generation’s sharpest comedic voices.

Special Instructions
Books must be purchased at this Barnes & Noble location for attendance and priority seating.

About this Author
Aziz Ansari is a stand-up comedian and an actor. He is on his fourth major stand-up tour, which was filmed for his next stand-up special, “Aziz Ansari: Live at Madison Square Garden.” His last special, “Buried Alive,” premiered on Netflix in 2013. He currently stars as Tom Haverford on the Emmy-nominated comedy Parks and Recreation with Amy Poehler and other great people. He’s appeared in several films as well, including This Is the End, Funny People, and 30 Minutes or Less.

Barnes & Noble – Union Square
33 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003
212-253-0810

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