The BBF Celebrity Lecture Series Presents An Evening with The Onion
Just Added: Opening Act Vermont Comedy Club Favorite Annie Russell!

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Join The Onion's Editor in Chief (and Vermont-native) Cole Bolton and Senior Editor Jason Roeder for an evening of satirically skewering the nation's culture and politics. The multimedia presentation and subsequent question-and-answer session will highlight the Onion's universally revered reportage and delve into an analysis of the policies, personalities and coming Blood Purges of the Trump Administration. A book signing will follow.

Rising from its humble beginnings as a print newspaper in 1765, The Onion has grown into the single most powerful and influential organization in human history, boasting 15 billion daily readers in over 800 countries.

Just Added: Opening Act Vermont Comedy Club Favorite Annie Russell!

Annie Russell has opened for Marc Maron on the Flynn’s MainStage and for Al Madrigal at the University of Vermont. She performs regularly at Vermont Comedy Club and has performed in the Boston Comedy Festival, Women in Comedy Festival, Green Mountain Comedy Festival and the Waking Windows Festival

She produces and hosts Cringe!, a “wildly unique and wince-inducing” monthly show, and No Chill with Annie Russell, a podcast that explores the relationship between the arts and mental health. She co-hosts United We Standup, a monthly political comedy show at Vermont Comedy Club.

Contois Auditorium in Burlington City Hall

149 Church Street
Burlington, VT 05401

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