Calendar

*Times posted are Pacific Time zone.

Aug
4
Sat
Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in Becoming Julia Morgan – August 4th (afternoon)
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in Becoming Julia Morgan – August 4th
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in
Becoming Julia Morgan
an award-winning play
co-starring Christopher Law as William Randoph Hearst
and David Rosenblatt as Reporter Jerry Mac

Chapel of the Chimes
an historic venue built by Julia Morgan
4400 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611

Saturday, August 4th
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Three ticket package options!

1 – $30 Silver Keyhole Seashell Package
General Admission to 8/4/18 2pm Performance and Audience Reception after Performance.

 

2 – $100 Golden Troca Seashell Package
General Admission to 8/4/18 2pm Performance, 5pm Champagne Evening with Historic Tour and Mara’s Sacred Geometry Talk, VIP Reception and Author Book Signing (with Book Purchase) after Performance

 

3 – $250 Platinum Nautilus Seashell Package
Reserve Seating (with wine service) to 8/4/18 2pm Performance, 5pm Champagne Evening with Tour and Mara’s Sacred Geometry Talk, VIP Reception and Author Book Signing (gift book included) after Performance

Tickets on Sale NOW!
https://oakland.chapelofthechimes.com/events/save-date-becoming-julia-morgan/

 

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in Becoming Julia Morgan – August 4th (evening)
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in Becoming Julia Morgan – August 4th
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in
Becoming Julia Morgan
an award-winning play
co-starring Christopher Law as William Randoph Hearst
and David Rosenblatt as Reporter Jerry Mac

Chapel of the Chimes
an historic venue built by Julia Morgan
4400 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611

Saturday, August 4th
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Three ticket package options!

1 – $30 Silver Keyhole Seashell Package
General Admission to 8/4/18 7pm Performance and Audience Reception after Performance.

 

2 – $100 Golden Troca Seashell Package
General Admission to 8/4/18 7pm Performance, 5pm Champagne Evening with Historic Tour and Mara’s Sacred Geometry Talk, VIP Reception and Author Book Signing (with Book Purchase) after Performance

 

3 – $250 Platinum Nautilus Seashell Package
Reserve Seating (with wine service) to 8/4/18 7pm Performance, 5pm Champagne Evening with Tour and Mara’s Sacred Geometry Talk, VIP Reception and Author Book Signing (gift book included) after Performance

Tickets on Sale NOW!
https://oakland.chapelofthechimes.com/events/save-date-becoming-julia-morgan/

 

Aug
5
Sun
Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in Becoming Julia Morgan – August 5th
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in Becoming Julia Morgan – August 5th
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mara Purl starring as Julia Morgan in
Becoming Julia Morgan
an award-winning play
co-starring Christopher Law as William Randoph Hearst
and David Rosenblatt as Reporter Jerry Mac

Chapel of the Chimes
an historic venue built by Julia Morgan
4400 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611

Sunday, August 5th
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Three ticket package options!

1 – $30 Silver Keyhole Seashell Package
General Admission to 8/5/18 2pm Performance and Audience Reception after Performance.

 

2 – $100 Golden Troca Seashell Package
General Admission to 8/5/18 2pm Performance, 5pm Champagne Evening with Historic Tour and Mara’s Sacred Geometry Talk, VIP Reception and Author Book Signing (with Book Purchase) after Performance

 

3 – $250 Platinum Nautilus Seashell Package
Reserve Seating (with wine service) to 8/5/18 2pm Performance, 5pm Champagne Evening with Tour and Mara’s Sacred Geometry Talk, VIP Reception and Author Book Signing (gift book included) after Performance

Tickets on Sale NOW!
https://oakland.chapelofthechimes.com/events/save-date-becoming-julia-morgan/

 

Oct
24
Wed
Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 24th
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 24th
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl and fellow musicians perform on stage
while dancers perform

Jerome Robbins’ iconic autobiography in dance
“Watermill”

Brooklyn Academy of Music
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Thursday, October 24th
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Tickets on Sale Now
https://www.bam.org/dance/2018/watermill

Oct
25
Thu
Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 25th
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 25th
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl and fellow musicians perform on stage
while dancers perform

Jerome Robbins’ iconic autobiography in dance
“Watermill”

Brooklyn Academy of Music
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Friday, October 24th
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Tickets on Sale Now
https://www.bam.org/dance/2018/watermill

Oct
26
Fri
Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 26th
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 26th
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl and fellow musicians perform on stage
while dancers perform

Jerome Robbins’ iconic autobiography in dance
“Watermill”

Brooklyn Academy of Music
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, October 26th
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Tickets on Sale Now
https://www.bam.org/dance/2018/watermill

Oct
27
Sat
Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 27th
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl performing on koto (Japanese harp) – October 27th
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Mara Purl and fellow musicians perform on stage
while dancers perform

Jerome Robbins’ iconic autobiography in dance
“Watermill”

Brooklyn Academy of Music
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Saturday, October 27th
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Tickets on Sale Now
https://www.bam.org/dance/2018/watermill

Nov
17
Sat
Mara Purl – Presenter: Sisters in Crime Meeting
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter
Saturday, November 17th, 2018
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sub-Text: Buried Treasure in Our Writing
Sisters in Crime November Meeting
Nipomo Library Community Room
918 West Teff Street
Nipomo, CA

Join Mara as she dives deep into Text and Sub-Text, key elements for successful writing of fiction, particularly mystery. What is your character saying? What is your character not saying? How can inner thoughts be represented in both dialogue and narration? How can sub-text draw your reader in? Join Mara for rich information, clear examples, and anecdotes both humorous and dramatic.

Join the group for lunch afterward at the Butterfly Grille at Trilogy in Nipomo.

Jan
5
Sat
Mara Purl – Presenter Book Awards – Everything You Need to Know
Jan 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter
Book Awards – Everything You Need to Know
Smokey Hill Library
5430 S. Biscay Circle
Centennial, Colorado 80015

Website: https://arapahoelibraries.org/locations/SM/

Saturday, January 5, 2019
9:00 – 12:00 pm

Mara Purl & Judith Briles

Mara will present everything you need to know about book awards: which ones to go for; how to match your book with the right categories; what to do when you are a winner.

Judith will present everything you need to know about creating Non-Bookstore Events to wow your followers and sell non-returnable books.

After the presentations, join us for Rounds With the Pros to get your specific questions answered.

Apr
6
Sat
Mara Purl – Keynote Speaker, Writers In Action Second Annual Conference: “Perfecting Your Craft”
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Mara Purl – Keynote Speaker
The Oyster and The Pearl – using your irritations to create gems in your writing PG&E Energy Education Center
6588 Ontario Road
San Luis Obispo, California 93405

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Mara Purl – Keynote Speaker, Writers In Action Second Annual Conference: "Perfecting Your Craft"April 6, 2019
9:00 – 5:00 pm

Presented by Central Coast Sisters in Crime for their second annual Writers in Action Conference! This year the focus is on Perfecting Your Craft, with a series of seminars and panels designed to inspire, support and kickstart your best authoring practices.

Begin the conference with Mara Purl’s “The Oyster and The Pearl” Keynote address, guaranteed to have you rethinking your worst moments and transforming them into gemstones that will have your writing sparkle.