Bench to appear in Huntington: Reds legend to speak at Keith Albee Theater

Published 8:54 am Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Huntington — St Mary’s Medical Center, Cabell Huntington Hospital, Mountain Health Network, Hoops Children’s Hospital at Cabell Huntington Hospital and HIMG will present An Evening with Johnny Bench on Oct. 24.

The baseball legend and sports speaker will deliver his speech, “Vowels of Success,” at the Keith Albee Performing Arts Center at 8 p.m., which draws parallels between the world of sports, entertainment and civic involvement.

The two-time MVP’s honors include his election into the Baseball Hall of Fame, being named the National League Rookie of the Year, being a 14-time All Star, and a winner of ten Golden Gloves.

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A Q&A will follow the presentation.

Tickets for an Evening with Johnny Bench are $54.55, $65.52, $76.49 and $87.45. To purchase tickets call the Marshall Artist Series at 304-696-6656, or order tickets online at

You may also visit the box office location in the Joan C. Edwards playhouse on Marshall University’s campus anytime, Monday through Friday, 12-4 p.m.