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The Big Deal: An Evening With Ken Burns And The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

by Gila Espinoza 20 Aug 2014 8:30 AM

KERA and the AT&T Performing Arts Center will present an onstage conversation with documentarian, Ken Burns. In his 30 years of film making, Burns and his team have produced such acclaimed documentaries as The War, Unforgivable Blackness, Jazz, Baseball, and The Civil War. Burns’ latest project is the 14-hour documentary on Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, will premiere on PBS this fall and will be broadcast locally on KERA TV.

Photo: AT&T Performing Arts Center

Photo: AT&T Performing Arts Center

Win tickets to this Big Deal and get a sneak preview of The Roosevelts, screening at the Winspear Opera House on Sept. 4. Following the one-hour preview of the documentary, THINK’s Krys Boyd will talk with award-winning filmmaker.

Sign up for this deal, then do it again with our other offerings this week – tickets to see  Nice Work If You Can Get It, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals, and tickets to Dallas DanceFest at Dallas City Performance Hall.

PLEASE NOTE: Only Art&Seek e-newsletter subscribers can win the Big Deal. If you are not a subscriber then take care of that first, then sign up below for a chance to spend An Evening with Ken Burns and The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.

UPDATE:  We have our winners. Thanks for entering the Big Deal.