Selected Shorts On Stage


A Night with The Paris Review

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Standard: $31 and up
Members: $28 and up
30 and Under/Patrons w/ Federal Disability Status (w/ valid ID): $16 and up
Premium: $78 and up
Premium Member: $78 and up
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May 2, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre

Led by author Nell Freudenberger, actors perform stories from America's most popular and influential literary magazine, famous for discovering new writers such as Philip Roth, Angela Flournoy, and Edward P. Jones. Celebrated author Ottessa Moshfegh (Eileen) and actors Robert Sean Leonard (At Home at the Zoo), Blythe Danner (Patrick Melrose), Colby Minifie (Jessica Jones) and more present an evening of classic and contemporary fiction from the archives.

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Food and Frustration with Food52

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Premium: $78 and up
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May 23, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre

The dough wouldn't rise, the soufflé fell, and a typo in the tiramisu recipe called for 6 cups of brandy. We've all been there.  Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, founders of the website Food52, commiserate and curate an evening of stories about life, love, and tragedy of burnt toast.

 

 

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An Evening with T.C. Boyle and A.M. Homes

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June 6, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre

Two master short story writers and Selected Shorts favorites, T.C. Boyle and A.M. Homes, come together for a night of readings from their latest works and celebrated collections. These quirky, mesmerizing, and at times controversial authors are sure to bring down the house with actors Zach Grenier (The Good Wife) and others reading from The Relive Box, Days of Awe, and more!

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Selected Shorts on Tour: Chautauqua Institution

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$30–50, Preferred Seating Available, gate pass or event ticket required

$30 General Admission

$50 Preferred 

($20 for those who already have a gate pass for the day)

July 16, 2018 at 8:15 pm
Chautauqua Institution

Love, Laughter, and Vodka: A Night of Russian Fiction with Selected Shorts The hit public radio series comes to the Chautauqua Institution with an evening of hilarious, surreal, moving and romantic tales by some of the greatest Russian writers. This evening of Selected Shorts is a unique night of literature in performance, designed to showcase both the history and thriving presence of literary and performing arts at Chautauqua.

 

 

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