Kicking-off season two with love and laughter, Palm Springs Speaks: A Speaker Series presented actors, comedians and authors Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman discussing their new book “The Greatest Love Story Ever Told: An Oral History”. Just before Mullally and Offerman took the stage, the planning committee announced the rest of the season lineup of speakers for season two: Transgender activist and TV Producer Janet Mock, Legendary Actress, activist and author Jane Fonda, and America’s leading authority on European Travel, Rick Steves.
All events are scheduled at the Richards Center for the Arts, Palm Springs High School and will include a Pre-Event Meet & Greet Reception + seating package sold separately as well as book signings after the main events. There are different seating levels and attendees can choose your seat from a seating map; tickets start at $30 and every ticket includes a book.
Jan 19, 7:30 p.m.
Janet Mock is a New York Times bestselling author of two memoirs, Redefining Realness (2014) and Surpassing Certainty (2017). She is the host of the conversation series, Never Before, a writer, director and producer on Ryan Murphy’s FX series Pose, and a feminist tackling stigma through storytelling. Tickets
Feb 16, 7:30 p.m.
Jane Fonda is a legendary and award winning actress, author, activist and fitness fanatic. She has experienced a life of highs and lows and sometimes controversy, and yet has overcome to become an inspiration to many. Tickets
March 3, 3:30 p.m.
Rick Steves is an American travel writer, author, activist and public television and radio personality. He is known as America's leading authority on European travel. Tickets
Other speakers and bonus events may be added to the schedule and announced at a later time. Tickets for all announced speakers are on sale now. For more information or to purchase tickets go to palmspringsspeaks.org.