Carolyn Burke

November 27, 2011

922, rue Jacob 75006, Paris

Hymne à Piaf — Left Bank jazz club soirée with chanteuse Caroline Nin.


July 14, 2011

National Public Radio

Carolyn reads an excerpt from No Regrets on critic Alan Cheuse's national segment on NPR.


March 29, 2011

6725 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood

Carolyn talks about No Regrets with singer Jil Aigrot, vocalist for the movie La Vie en Rose.


May antipodean tour

May 13-14, 2011

May 13: No Regrets — Join Carolyn for a journey through Piaf's life, music, and Paris in the first half of the twentieth century. ASB Theatre, Aotea Centre.

May 14: Life-writing: Research and Texture — A biography workshop; Carolyn shares her research techniques, and talks about how to get the most out of what is revealed. Goodman Fieder Room, Level 4, Aotea Centre.

May 19-21, 2011

May 19: Je Ne Regrette Rien — Carolyn has uncovered new material to add further dimensions to the tragic life of the beloved French chanteuse. An hour of words and music. Pier 2/3 Club Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay.

May 20: French Kissing — Piaf encapsulates our fascination with all things French, as her biographer so aptly demonstrates. Sydney Dance Company, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay.

May 21: The Artist's Life — A conversation about biography with Carolyn Burke, Suzanne Falkiner and Jacqueline Kent. Sydney Dance Company, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay.


April whirlwind tour

April 5, 2011

16 Washington Mews, New York

Reading and signing, accompanied by an exhibition of Hugues Vassal's Piaf photographs.


April 6, 2011

150 East 86th Street, New York

Carolyn discusses Piaf's years in New York; Q & A, signing.


April 13, 2011

80 rue Mazarine

Metro Odéon.
Tickets: 20 euros (with charcuterie & wine).


April 14, 2011

29 rue de la Parcheminerie

Drinks, talk and conviviality at one of Carolyn's favorite bookshops.


April 16, 2011

11 Gillett Square

Carolyn will read from her mesmerising biography, No Regrets, accompanied by internationally acclaimed singer Barb Jungr.


San Francisco Bay Area

March 28, 2011

610 Elm Street, San Carlos

Thirty-minute talk followed by Q & A and book signing.


April 28, 2011

57 Post Street, San Francisco

Talk followed by Q & A and book signing.


May 4, 2011

1520 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz

Carolyn speaks about Piaf, followed by Q & A, book signing, and singing.


May 5, 2011

111 West Portal Avenue, San Francisco

Talk followed by Q & A and book signing.


June 22, 2011

100 Larkin Street, San Francisco

Reading and signing, with Cara Black.