Mo Willems: Influences
Saturday, November 5
Cost: Adults $15.00; Seniors $10.00; Youth $5.00. Members receive a 20% discount on all tickets. Tickets include Museum admission.
This is an adult-focused event. Not recommended for guests under 12. There is a family-friendly event, Meet Mo Willems!, on November 6.
Join worldwide bestselling author, illustrator, animator, and playwright Mo Willems as he talks about his work, process, and influences, including Charles M. Schulz.
Willems is best known for his #1 New York Times bestselling picture books, which have been awarded three Caldecott Honors, two Theodor Geisel Medals, and five Geisel Honors. Willem’s art has been exhibited around the world, including major solo retrospectives at Atlanta’s High Museum and the New-York Historical Society. Over the last decade, Willems has become the most produced playwright of Theater for Young Audiences in America, having written or co-written four musicals based on his books. Willems also won six Emmy awards for his writing on Sesame Street.
Signed books will be available for purchase at the event.
Photo: Trix Willems