Books & Bizou


While you’re enjoying your 2016 Festival experience, don’t forget to eat!

Bizou prix pixe menu for 2016 FestivalFor one night only! On Saturday, March 19, ticketholders who will attend An Evening with Bryan Stevenson at The Paramount Theater at 8:00 PM are invited to dine in style before the program. Tickets to the program are available for $17.50 ($6.50 for students) and will also give you access to a special prix fixe dinner menu at Charlottesville’s beloved Bizou restaurant.

Simply show your ticket when you order and you’ll enjoy this fantastic menu for only $24 per person! (click the image to the right to see the full menu) Drinks, tax, and gratuity are not included.

Bizou will take reservations for groups of 2-6 for this event, and we encourage you to book in advance to ensure space. The restaurant opens at 5:00 PM and staff recommends dinner reservations for no later than 6:45 PM in order to ensure ample time to enjoy dinner before walking to The Paramount Theater. To book a table for the prix fixe dinner, call Bizou at 434-977-1818 to make a reservation.

An Evening with Bryan Stevenson

Saturday, March 19, 8:00 PM at The Paramount Theater

Stevenson, Bryan, JUST MERCYBryan Stevenson (Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption) will speak about his experiences as a social justice lawyer and how these continue to influence his life-long work to support criminal justice system reform as well as anti-poverty and anti-discrimination efforts. An outspoken advocate and thoughtful leader, Stevenson challenges the legacy of racial inequality in the United States, asking Americans to reconsider issues of justice and compassion. John Grisham will join Stevenson on stage for discussion of these issues.

Sponsored by: LexisNexis, The Project on Lived Theology, Paul and Susan Yesawich, Virginia Center for the Study of Religion, UVa Office for Diversity and Equity, UVa Department of Politics, American Forum at the Miller Center, and an anonymous donor

Tickets to this program are available by clicking here.

The Festival appreciates the support that Bizou and The Paramount Theater have provided.

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