Date and Time:
Date(s) - Friday, June 21st, 2013
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Angelou canceled her speaking event due to health reasons. She was scheduled to speak as part of the Norfolk Botanical Garden’s 75th Anniversary Celebration.
Angelou spent time in the hospital earlier this week and will be recovering in her North Carolina home for the next three-to-four weeks.
We have a tentative rescheduled date for Friday, June 21. More information to follow.
Celebrate the Garden’s 75th Anniversary with our extraordinary guest Dr. Maya Angelou
May 2, 2013 at Chrysler Hall
Tickets are available only at Chrysler Hall box office (in person, not online – no additional fees) and Ticketmaster (additional fees may apply)
• $79, $64 and $49 (Public and non-NBG Members)
• $71, $58 and $44 (NBG Member – member discounts are only available at the Chrysler Hall box office)
Dr. Maya Angelou is a remarkable Renaissance woman who is known as one of the great voices of contemporary literature. As a poet, educator, historian, bestselling author, actress, playwright, civil-rights activist, producer and director, she continues to travel the world, spreading her legendary wisdom. Within the rhythm of her poetry and elegance of her prose lies Angelou’s unique power to help readers of every orientation span the lines of race. Angelou captivates audiences through the vigor and sheer beauty of her words and lyrics. The above description and additional biographical information can be found on her official website http://mayaangelou.com/.
For more information, read the Press Release online.