Press passes available for Rainn Wilson event at UNT

Monday, September 9, 2013 - 14:13

What: Rainn Wilson, best known for playing “Dwight Schrute” on NBC’s “The Office” will speak Sept. 19 (Thursday) as part of the University of North Texas Distinguished Lecture Series. Wilson will discuss SoulPancake, a book and social project developed to encourage discussions on spirituality, creativity, arts and philosophy.

Where: UNT Coliseum, 600 Avenue D, at the southeast corner of North Texas Boulevard and Highland Street.

Schedule: Doors will open at 6 p.m. Wilson’s speech will begin at 7 p.m., followed by a Q&A session and book signing at 8 p.m.

Media Credentials: Credentials can be reserved by contacting Leslie Wimmer at or 940-565-4835. Credentials can be picked up at Gate B of the Coliseum beginning at 6 p.m. Sept. 19 (Thursday).


Credentials must be reserved by 5 p.m. on Sept. 18 (Wednesday)


Media Instructions:

  • Wilson will not be available for media interviews.
  • Still photography permitted for the first 5 minutes of the event only.
  • No flash photography, video or audio recording will be permitted.
  • Photographers should be as unobtrusive as possible and limit movement as to not cause distractions.



UNT News Service
(940) 565-2108