Patti Smith has announced a special event coming up this fall. “An Evening of Words and Music” will be filmed by acclaimed cinematographer Matthew Schroeder with a broadcast scheduled on September 4 @ 9:00PM Eastern Time. The event is in celebration of National Book Award-winning memoir Year of the Monkey. This will be Smith’s only staged event in 2020 and fans from around the world will be able to see Patti Smith on stage at the Murmrr Theatre in Brooklyn, where she will read from Year of the Monkey and play songs with her longtime bandmate Tony Shanahan. tickets can be purchased at the venue’s website, with each ticket including a paperback copy of the memoir.
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