Celebrated artist Alan Lee will discuss his contributions as illustator of the centenary edition of THE LORD OF THE RINGS and the 60th anniversary edition of THE HOBBIT (Houghton Mifflin) and as Conceptual Artist for the film trilogy directed by Peter Jackson (New Line Cinema), illustrated with behind-the-scenes footage. Presentation to be followed by book signing.**
Date/Time: September 26, 6:30 — 8:00 p.m.
Location: Cleaview Chelsea West Theater, 333 West 23rd Street (8th & 9th Ave.)
To purchase tickets, visit the Chelsea West box office or call Moviefone (777-FILM)
A limited number of $100 premium tickets are available. They include reserved seating, transportation, and access to all-evening celebrity champagne reception.
For more program information, and a complete listing of New York Is Book Country’s Film Book Festival’s event lineup, visit www.nyisbookcountry.com
**Soon to be available from Houghton Mifflin and ON SALE at the event: a newly reconfigured three-volume edition of THE LORD OF THE RINGS illustrated by Alan Lee.