Oct 10, 2011

Host of the Top-Rated, The O'Reilly Factor, Bill O'Reilly, coming to DPAC on Feb. 3, 2012. Tickets On Sale Oct. 14 @ noon.

October 4, 2011 (Durham, NC) — Bestselling author and news columnist, Bill O'Reilly brining his The Spin Stops Here Tour to DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center on Friday, February 3, 2012.

Tickets go on sale to the public beginning Friday, October 14th at noon:
• Online at DPACnc.com
• DPAC Ticket Center: 919.680.2787, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC
• Ticketmaster.com / Ticketmaster Charge by phone at 800.745.3000
• Ticketmaster outlets including Crabtree Valley Mall

Tickets start at $45*. Friends of DPAC members may place their orders on Wednesday, October 5th. Joining the Friends of DPAC is free, and you can register at www.DPACnc.com/friendofdpac. Fans should check local listings for updated tour and ticketing information.

Briand Taylor of Rush Radio states, “106-1 is where the day's most important issues are debated. We are excited to be a part of Bill O'Reilly's no-holds-barred style to DPAC. Rush Radio's audience will love the opportunity to see Bill on stage.”

A journalist for more than 30 years, Bill O'Reilly has now risen to the top of his profession. Monday through Friday on the Fox News Channel, The O’Reilly Factor causes the powerful in America to duck for cover as the rigidly enforced “No Spin Zone” deals with the nation’s most important issues in a straightforward and provocative manner. Blending news analysis with investigative reporting, The Factor has gained international prominence as well – it is now seen in more than 30 countries.

With eight straight New York Times Bestsellers including The O'Reilly Factor, The No Spin Zone, Who's Looking Out for You, Culture Warrior, A Bold Fresh Piece of Humanity, Pinheads and Patriots , and his latest NYT bestseller, Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever; and over 5 million copies of his books in print, Bill O’Reilly continues to be a highly sought-after author. Mr. O'Reilly also writes a syndicated newspaper column which is carried by hundreds of papers across the USA.

Raised in a working class family in the huge housing subdivision of Levittown, New York, Bill O'Reilly has stayed close to his roots. He still lives on Long Island and his best friends are neighborhood guys. But education sparked O'Reilly's career. He graduated with a degree in history from Marist College, with a Master's Degree in broadcast journalism from Boston University, and attained another Master's in Public Administration from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. Bill O'Reilly has won two Emmy Awards for Excellence in reporting. He was awarded two National Headliner Awards while working as a national correspondent for ABC News, and was honored by The National Academy of Arts and Sciences for his reporting and analysis on and after September 11th, 2001.

In his speeches, as in his show and book, Mr. O’Reilly takes on our country, our politicians, and our celebrities. If you’re looking for someone with an opinion—on just about everything—he’s your man.

Mr. O'Reilly resides in New York.

DPAC's upcoming lineup includes Willie Nelson (Oct 20) and Louis C.K. (Oct 21). For more information about these and all DPAC shows please visit www.dpacnc.com.

*(plus added convenience and handling charges depending on place of purchase).