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Errata in the Program-at-a-Glance:
11. WR Writing Point of View ends at 3:00 pm
36. The Big Idea ends at 8:30 pm

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Authors and Writing

November 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join science fiction and fantasy author J.M. Frey, novelist Sean Michaels, author and poet Sarah Yi Mei Tsiang and children’s/YA/adult fiction author Tim Wynne-Jones for a special evening event! Listen to the authors read from selected works, and then sit down for a wide-ranging conversation on writing in general.

A book signing will follow the onstage event. Books will be available for sale from Novel Idea books in the lobby.

Tickets $10 (includes GST and all handling fees). Purchase here:*

*Note that your PayPal receipt doubles as your ticket! You will NOT receive a separate ticket.
High School Students and Faculty of Education Students admitted free with I.D.

7:00 – 8:30 pm
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Room A237 Duncan MacArthur Hall
511 Union St West

Details

Date:
November 8, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Kingston WritersFest
Phone:
613-767-0513
Email:
info@kingstonwritersfest.ca
Website:
www.kingstonwritersfest.ca

Venue

Room A237
511 Union St W
Kingston, Ontario K7M 5R7 Canada
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FESTIVAL TICKET INFO + PRICES 2018

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Click on our digital Program Guide or Schedule-at-a-Glance to view and download!

Tickets can be purchased directly from the Grand Theatre Box Office online (click the ‘Buy Now’ ticket icon), in person at 218 Princess Street, or by phone (613-530-2050) until 6 pm on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. International Marquee tickets will continue to be sold through the Grand until the event start time.

Ticket prices are listed as Pre-Festival (purchased by 6 pm on Tuesday, September 25), and Festival (all tickets purchased once the Festival has begun):
Regular Onstage and Festival Field Trip events
General Admission $20 Adv/$22 Fest; Senior $18 Pre/$20 Fest; Student $5 Pre/ $8 Fest
Writers Retreat Classes General Admission $35 Pre/$40 Fest; Senior $32 Pre/$38 Fest
Celebrate the Literary: Breakfast with Peter Carey; Robertson Davies Dinner -and- Book Lovers’ Lunch
General Admission $45 Pre/$50 Fest; Senior $40 Pre/$45 Fest
Saturday Night SpeakEasy General Admission $30 Pre/$35 Fest; Senior $27 Pre/$32 Fest
Forgotten Foods of Forest, Field, & Orchard General Admission $25 Pre/$28 Fest; Senior $22 Pre/$25 Fest
BUY 5 and SAVE – available for regular events OR Writers Retreat classes! Simply add EITHER 5 regular onstage OR 5 Writers Retreat tickets to your cart and the discount will automatically be applied.

OFFSEASON EVENTS: View event description carefully for details on price, advance sale cut-offs, and venue.

FEES: All ticket prices include HST. Please be advised that the Grand Theatre Box Office will add a handling fee of $3.50/ticket.

TICKET PICK-UP: Any tickets – EXCEPT International Marquee tickets –  that are not picked up at the Grand Theatre before 12 pm on Wednesday, September 26th will be brought to the onsite box office at the Holiday Inn. You may pick up your tickets there at any time during onsite box office hours (30 minutes before the first onsite event of the day til 15 minutes after the last event of the day).

During the festival, tickets are ONLY available onsite from the Festival Box Office on the main floor of the Holiday Inn Kingston Waterfront.

EXCHANGES and REFUNDS: We do not offer exchanges or refunds on tickets (except when an event is cancelled), so please plan before you buy. Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of KWF staff.

PHOTOGRAPHS: No flash photography, video recorders or tape recorders, please.