Wednesday, July 20, 2011

True Blood creator to visit Opera House in Sydney Australia

One of TV’s most luminary writers will visit Sydney’s Opera House for a special ‘Ideas at the House’ night this September.
Californian-based Academy and Emmy award-winning writer/director/producer Alan Ball (pictured) has given the world the movie American Beauty, and the acclaimed TV series Six Feet Under and currently oversees sexy vampire adventures in True Blood.
The out gay Buddhist will be in conversation with Wil Anderson at the Opera House’s Concert Hall on Thursday 8 September.
The talk, titled Alan Ball: Vampires, Death and the Mundane, is a unique opportunity to gain real insights into the mind and methods of the man behind the TV hits, says the Opera House crew. We’re told “he’s a complex and fascinating character who describes himself as ‘equal parts brutally cynical and achingly romantic’.”

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