Selected Shorts on Tour: Troy, New York
The hit public radio series returns to the Troy Music Hall with an afternoon of spellbinding short stories by established and emerging writers, performed by stars of the stage and screen. Host Sonia Manzano (Sesame Street), Michael Urie (Ugly Betty), and Jim True-Frost (The Wire) perform moving and comical stories about chance encounters, love, loss, and new beginnings.
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
30 2nd St, Troy, NY 12180
Selected Shorts is produced by Symphony Space and broadcast on more than 150 stations around the country. The Selected Shorts podcast consistently ranks as one of the most popular podcasts on iTunes. The series began in 1985 and enjoys sold-out performances to this day. Selected Shorts was conceived with a simple premise: take great stories by well-known and emerging writers and have them performed by terrific actors of stage and screen. Featuring stories around a lively theme, the favorite works of a guest author, or a special collaboration, each Selected Shorts event is a unique night of literature in performance.