Come prepared to laugh and learn!
Two Shows Only.


Due to unforeseen circumstances, this show has been postponed until September. If you already purchased tickets, they have been rolled over to the same day of the week in September.

Saturday, September 10, 2022, at 2 pm, and Monday, September 12, 2022, at 7 pm.

Please don't miss the chance to see in person the creator of  "A Way With Words" on KPBS



Richard Lederer will illuminate essential grammar, usage, and punctuation, including the terminal preposition, split infinitive, they as a third-person singular pronoun, and the utility of the serial comma.

Open Seating. All seats are $25.00.
Come early.
All proceeds benefit Lamplighters Community Theatre.
Richard will have two auctions at each performance in which he will offer his in-person services as a lecturer on language and for a poker night.
Saturday, September 10, 2022, at 2 pm, and Monday, September 12, 2022, at 7 pm.
Richard is the author of 60 books about language, history, and humor, including his best-selling Anguished English series and his current titles, A Pleasury of Word & Phrase Origins and So That’s What It Means! He is a founding co-host of “A Way With Words,” broadcast on KPBS.
Dr. Lederer’s syndicated column, “Lederer on Language,” appears in newspapers and magazines throughout the United States, including the San Diego Union-Tribune. He is a best-selling language author, and former Usage Editor for the Random House Dictionary of the English Language. He has been named International Punster of the Year and Toastmasters International’s Golden Gavel winner.

Covid Policy Notice


The CDC has moved San Diego County into the high-risk level and variants BA4 & BA5 have become much more prevalent.

We will require masks to be worn beginning this weekend, July 22,  to help protect our cast, staff, and patrons.

Board of Directors, Lamplighters Community Theatre