"SURVIVORMAN" LES STROUD IN CONCERT @ GLENN GOULD THEATRE - SEPT 15TH
UNION EVENTS PROUDLY PRESENTS
LES STROUD In Concert
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 15, 2012
GLENN GOULD THEATRE
250 Front Street West, Toronto, ON - Doors 7:00 PM – All Ages
TICKETS ON SALE SATURDAY JULY 21 AT 10 AM
GA Seated Advance tickets $39.50 + S/C available online Ticketmaster.ca, UnionEvents.com,
charge by phone 1-855-985-5000
“Survivorman” Les Stroud in Concert; An extraordinary evening of songs and stories featuring Les Stroud, adventurer and environmental advocate.
Les Stroud is one of the most celebrated media figures of this generation! He has been nominated for 11 Gemini Awards (Canadian Emmy’s), has had the highest rated show on 3 TV networks in North America, is seen in over 120 countries around the world daily and created a new genre of Television called “Survival TV”
As well as his own television series, Les has appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, MTV Live and The View. Les was invited by the Prime Minister of Canada to meet the Queen of England and the Duke of Edinburgh during their 2010 Royal Tour of Canada. Stroud is so well known that he was featured in a commercial with the famous Geico Gecko and has been referred to by David Letterman, Howard Stern and numerous other media personalities. He was parodied on hit TV sitcoms ‘The Office’ (segment officially titled; ‘Survivorman’) and ‘King of the Hill’.
Celebrated as a captivating keynote speaker, musician and author his book “Survive! – Essential Skills and Tactics to Get You Out of Anywhere–Alive!” (Harper Collins) made the bestseller list for 20 weeks and broke the top 100 on Amazon.com. Les’ most recent book, “Will to Live” (Harper Collins), is also a bestseller and he is currently working on his third book with Harper Collins. Musically, Stroud has shared the stage with the top in the business, including Alice Cooper, Steven Stills, Tommy Shaw, Robbie Krieger, Blues Traveler, Tesla, Jacob Dylan, Chicago and The Roots.
The chance to spend an evening with Les Stroud and his very talented sidemen will be one to remember simply because Les is one of the most interesting persons on the planet today. His very remarkable life coupled with his advocacy for the environment and his abilities as a storyteller are well known. Add in his talent as a singer songwriter and you have a concert experience unlike any other!