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INSIDE THE ATHLETE'S STUDIO

An entertaining evening of hockey talk and humor featuring guest artist Kevin Allen and host Brian Kruger. Following the talk, audience members will have opportunity to participate in a question and answer session with our guest artist and host.

One-night only event!

Guest artist Kevin Allen is a 1979 graduate of Eastern Michigan University and has been USA TODAY’s hockey columnist since 1986. He has authored more than 20 sports books, and has been a frequent guest on television and radio sports shows. He received the NHL’s Lester Patrick Award in 2013 for service to American hockey and was honored by the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2014. He has received the Distinguished Alumnus award at both Wayne Memorial High School and Wayne St. Mary’s. He served 12 years as president of the Professional Hockey Writers Association.

Host Brian Kruger has been a high school teacher, professional comedian, and the founder of a company that became the largest provider of magazine publishing software in the world. In 2010, he left the software industry and started Stunt3 Multimedia to make educational documentaries.  He has made six feature-length documentaries that have aired on PBS, ABC and MLB TV.  Kruger has garnered two Emmy nominations for his documentary films. Kruger is an Eastern Michigan University graduate as well as a Trustee for the EMU Foundation.

Sponberg Theatre

Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 7pm - no latecomer seating.

Suggested for audiences ages 13+.