If you loved Ken Burns’ classic Baseball documentary, you’ll probably want to pencil this event onto your calendar. On Thursday, September 23rd, Burns will join filmmaker Lynn Novick for a preview screening of his new film, the Tenth Inning, at Lisner Auditorium in Washington D.C. at 7 p.m.
This preview screening is a PBS and WETA event which will feature a discussion with Burns, Novick and ESPN writer Howard Bryant.
The Tenth Inning, a two-part, four-hour documentary, premiers on September 28 and 29th on PBS. It’s the latest chapter in the Baseball series. The film will focus on the national pastime from the 1990s to the present day.
Burns kicked off a cross-country tour to promote the film at Nationals Park earlier this season.
Reservations are required in advance, but tickets are free. Call 703-998-2065 or go to http://www.weta.org/local/wetaevents/tenthinning/rsvp.