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‘Song by Song by Sondheim’ Benefit for SLU Library Associates

Thursday, 04 October, 2018

Tickets go on sale today for the special one-man show featuring SLU School of Medicine faculty member Ken Haller, M.D., who was also named “Best Cabaret Performer” by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

This has been the “Year of Stephen Sondheim” at SLU as the celebrated Broadway songwriter is poised to receive the 2018 Saint Louis Literary Award on Thursday, Oct.  4, at the Sheldon Concert Hall.

In preparation for that event, the SLU Library Associates, sponsors of the Award, are presenting a special performance of “Song by Song by Sondheim,” the acclaimed one-man show by SLU School of Medicine faculty member, Ken Haller, M.D., as a benefit for the organization, on Friday evening, Sept. 7. Tickets go on sale to the general public, Friday, Aug. 24. 

Haller, named “Best St. Louis Cabaret Performer” by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, is a SLU Professor of Pediatrics and has performed his show in New York and Chicago as well as St. Louis. Hailed as “A terrific show, a model of what cabaret should be!” (Gerry Kowarsky, Two on the Aisle, HEC-TV), Haller says, “I’m thrilled to be able to present this show as part of the celebration of Stephen Sondheim here at SLU, and it’s so exciting to do this as a benefit for the Library Associates.”

Event: “Song by Song by Sondheim”

Time: Friday, Sept. 7 (Reception 6:30-7:30 p.m./Show 7:30-8:45 p.m.)

Place: Gaslight Theatre, 358 N Boyle, St. Louis, MO 63108

Tickets: $50 for Library Associates members, $75 for non-members

You may purchase up to four tickets at the member price by joining the Library Associates.

Click here for tickets and further details.