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University of Iowa News Release

Dec. 5, 2003

Holiday 'Live From Prairie Lights' Features Grinch Dec. 17

Actors Dai Guilliam and Timm Budd will read two treasured holiday stories -- Dylan Thomas' "A Child's Christmas in Wales" and "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" by Dr. Seuss -- on a special holiday edition of the WSUI "Live from Prairie Lights" series at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17. The free event in the Prairie Lights bookstore, 15 S. Dubuque St. in downtown Iowa City, will be broadcast live on University of Iowa radio station WSUI, AM 910.

Listen to the reading -- an installment of America's only radio series of live readings -- on the internet at

Guilliam, who is a native of Wales, and Budd are both graduates of the University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts.

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