Tall Tales with Bil Lepp, Host of Man Vs. History on The History Channel - with photo of Bil Lepp
The Tennessee Valley Art Association presents

Tall Tales with Bil Lepp

at the historic ritz theatre
in downtown sheffield, al
Two shows of hilarious storytelling for the whole family
with Bil Lepp, host of Man Vs. History on The History Channel
Sat, August 28, 2pm & 7pm

About Bil Lepp

Bil Lepp is an award-winning storyteller, author, and recording artist. He’s the host of the History Channel’s Man Vs History series, the occasional host of NPR’s internationally syndicated Mountain Stage, and a contributing columnist to the West Virginia Gazette-Mail.

Bil’s humorous, family friendly tall-tales and stories have earned the appreciation of listeners of all ages and from all walks of life. Though a five time champion of the WV Liars’s Contest, Lepp’s stories often contain morsels of truth which present universal themes in clever and witty ways. Audiences all across the country, from grade schools to corporate execs to the Comedy Central’s Hudson stage, have been delighted by Bil’s mirthful tales and delightful insights into everyday life. Bil’s books and audio collections have won awards including the PEN Steven Kroll Award for Children’s Book Writing, Parents’ Choice Gold awards, and awards from the National Parenting Publications Assoc., and the Public Library Assoc. He is also the recipient of the Vandalia Award, West Virginia’s highest folk honor.  

Bil Lepp is one of the funniest men I have ever heard, and what’s so amazing about Bil is that he makes you believe those wild stories he tells.
— Kathryn Tucker Windham

Get Tickets

$15 Early Bird Pricing. Prices increase Monday, August 23.
Call 256-383-0533 for assistance purchasing tickets or for ADA seating.  

See a clip of Bil hosting Man Vs History
on The History Channel