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Get Your Anthony Bourdain Tickets!

On Monday, June 21, Powell's is proud to present Anthony Bourdain at the Bagdad Theater for two appearances — 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

His new book, Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook, is the long-awaited follow-up to Kitchen Confidential. Containing the confessions, rants, investigations, and interrogations of some of the more controversial figures in food, Medium Raw tracks Bourdain's own unexpected voyage from journeyman cook to celebrity chef and globe-traveling professional eater and drinker.

Starting Tuesday, April 20, at 9:00 a.m., use the promo code CLEAVER at Ticketmaster.com to purchase tickets before they go on sale to the general public on April 25.

Ticket price ($27) includes admission and a copy of Medium Raw. Books will be distributed at the event. Seating is limited, so get your tickets early!

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4 Responses to "Get Your Anthony Bourdain Tickets!"

    Chris April 21st, 2010 at 8:34 pm

    Ticketmaster is highway robbery!!! $8.50 per ticket "convenience charge" plus a service charge?? Can you find a ticket vendor for these things that doesn't rip off your customers? That adds an additional 33% to the price of the ticket - seriously, I feel like my pockets have been picked.

    frizzle April 27th, 2010 at 11:04 am

    Yeah, seriously Powells- that is RIDICULOUS!! I can't believe they can get away with charging that much!!!

    Powell’s Books April 27th, 2010 at 3:17 pm

    McMenamins has a contract with Ticketmaster, and we don't have a choice if we're doing events at the Bagdad Theater. You can purchase tickets at the Crystal Ballroom box office and avoid the Ticketmaster fees. And maybe it wouldn't hurt to let the powers that be at McMenamins know how you feel about their Ticketmaster partnership...

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