Ann Nyberg: Her Life in Two Books
Morris Performing Arts Center and Lampkin Music Group in association with V.P.A. presents the BEST WEEK EVER BOOK EVENT “Ann Nyberg: Her Life in Two Books.”
South Bend native, now CT resident and award winning TV reporter, Ann Nyberg, shares tales of growing up in South Bend, mixed with tales about Hollywood legend, Katharine Hepburn, at this special event.
The event, which is free to the public, will be hosted by Ann’s long time colleague, Maureen McFadden.
Ann, whose books are titled “Remembering Katharine Hepburn” and “Slices of Life, ” has been living in CT for the last 25 years working in the field of journalism as a TV reporter and personality.
Ann Nyberg is the longest-serving, full-time female news anchor/reporter in Connecticut television history. She is also WTNH-TV’s longest-serving Anchor/Reporter in station history. She anchors the 6 and 10 o’clock nightly newscasts and produces and hosts her own show called “NYBERG.” In November of 2015, Ann was inducted into the prestigious Silver Circle. It is an honor given to television professionals who have made significant contributions to their community and to the vitality of the television industry. It is a special recognition given to television pioneers by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) Boston/New England Chapter. Ann has set the bar high and has made significant contributions to her southern New England community. A lover of the arts, Nyberg is a founding Board of Trustees member of the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook, Connecticut, the only theater in the world named after the iconic four-time Academy Award winning Connecticut actress.
Ann has been voted “Best News Anchor” for a decade in “Connecticut Magazine’s reader’s poll, in 2016 was voted best TV Anchor in New Haven Living Magazine. Ann hosts her own show which she developed to get people’s stories out to the masses in long format, it’s on air and online and it’s called “NYBERG.” Excerpts from the show can be seen twice a week in the at 10 p.m. and noon newscasts. You can see the show here. Nyberg, has been nominated for multiple Emmy’s. She has interviewed the most famous and everyday folks who all have a story to tell. Other highlights include assignments to the communist country of Cuba and to the Vatican to cover Pope John Paul II.
Both books will be on sale at this special event.
Free to the Public. Please RSVP @ 1 – 574 – 235 – 9198.
Convenient event parking is available at the public garage on the corner of Main and Colfax and at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel/1st Source Bank Complex. Parking is also available on the streets within walking distance of the Morris and also at the Leighton Center on Washington Street between Main and Michigan Streets. PLEASE NOTE: The surface parking lots immediately to the north of the Morris Performing Arts Center are private lots. No public parking is permitted in the Hoffman or LaSalle Building lots. Vehicles risk being towed.