Tacoma Arts Live presents renowned journalist, author, and news anchor Dan Rather on Saturday, January 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the historic Pantages Theater. In this special evening, he shares a wealth of anecdotes and insightful commentary that is unrivalled in the world of journalism. Tickets start at $49 and are on sale now.
With a famed and storied career that has spanned more than six decades, Dan Rather has earned his place as one of the world’s best-known journalists. He has interviewed every American president since Eisenhower and, over that time, personally covered almost every important dateline in the United States and around the world. There is arguably no better placed authority to contextualize the current events of today.
Rather is best known as the anchor of CBS Evening News from 1981-2005. He has contributed to the award-winning news program 60 Minutes, and is the author of several notable books, including recent New York Times bestseller “What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism.” He currently hosts a weekly show on The Young Turks YouTube channel.