APL Author Series: Featuring children’s book author and playwright Marty Chan

APL Author Series: Featuring children’s book author and playwright Marty Chan and Airdrie musician Steve Jevne

Join us for an evening of celebrating the arts! Featuring a presentation by the celebrated children’s book author and playwright Marty Chan, a live performance by Airdrie rock musician Steve Jevne, refreshments, book signing, and a prize draw.


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About the Author:

Marty Chan writes plays for adults and books for kids. His hit play Mom, Dad, I’m Living with a White Girl, has been produced across Canada and received an Off Broadway production in New York. His thriller, The Bone House, captivated audiences in Edmonton, Toronto and Edinburgh. He received a City of Edmonton Performance Award for his contributions to theatre. Marty’s novels for kids inspire and entertain reluctant readers. The Mystery of the Graffiti Ghoul won the 2007 Diamond Willow Award and was selected for the Edmonton Public Library’s inaugural Kids Read Edmonton campaign. He was a regular humour contributor to CBC Radio and the Edmonton Journal. He was the Edmonton Public Library’s writer-in-residence in 2011. You can watch him on CTV 2’s Alberta Primetime news, where he appears regularly as a panelist. Marty continues to work and write in Edmonton, where he lives with his wife Michelle and their two cats.


About the Musician:

Steve Jevne is a local Airdrie musician who writes, performs, records, produces, and instructs. His last album, The January Sessions, was released in 2015 and is available online on iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music and other online platforms.

  If there are no spots available please join our waitlist.

Event Date: 
2017 Oct 12 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm