Steve Martin as part of The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speakers Series

The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College
2755 E. Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Contact Name: The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College

Event Date:05/08/2018

Event Description:Steve Martin Academy, Grammy, and Emmy Award-Winning Actor, Writer, and Musician Tuesday, May 8, 2018 -- Steve Martin is one of the most well-known and pervasive talents in entertainment. His work has earned him an Academy Award®, five Grammy® awards, an Emmy®, the Mark Twain Award, and the Kennedy Center Honor. Early in his career, Martin shone as a stand-up on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and NBC’s Saturday Night Live. He has starred in popular films including The Jerk, Planes, Trains & Automobiles, Roxanne, and Parenthood. As an author, Martin’s work spans plays, a novel, writings in The New Yorker, and his memoir Born Standing Up. Additionally, he is an accomplished, boundary-pushing bluegrass banjoist and composer. His album collaboration with songwriter Edie Brickell, Love Has Come For You, won a Grammy® for “Best American Roots Song” for the title track. Martin will share stories of his career and other insights during his talk “Born Standing Up.” -- Tickets are available to the public for this event at www.TheEconClub.com or through The Mendel Center box office at 269-927-8700, option 1.

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Operating Hours:Grand Upton Hall doors open at 5:30 pm; Mainstage doors open at 6 pm; Speaker begins at 7 pm

Admission:$93 - Grand Upton Hall dinner; $70 - Grand Upton Hall speaker only; $50 Mainstage

Handicap Access Info:Yes

Event Promoter/Sponsoring Organization

Event Sponsored By:The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College
Benton Harbor, MI