Selected Shorts On Stage


Selected Shorts at the Getty Museum: April Antics: Fictions & Foolery

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$20.00

April 1, 2017 at 4 pm and 7 pm
April 2, 2017 at 4 pm
The Getty Museum - Los Angeles, CA

Selected Shorts returns to The Getty with host  Jane Kaczmarek and an all-star cast: René Auberjonois, Paget Brewster, Yvette Nicole Brown, Sharon Gless, Tony Hale, Michael Imperioli, Justin Kirk, Joe Mande, Christina Pickles, Liev Schreiber, and Kirsten Vangsness

 

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The Stories of Carson McCullers

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April 5, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

Tim Gunn, Hilton Als, Emily Skeggs, Michael Cerveris, and Amanda Quaid celebrate the renowned southern gothic author of The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, whose writing explores the tragicomedy of life in the South and the inner lives of characters who are often marginalized and misunderstood. Hosted by Patricia Kalember.

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Selected Shorts on Tour: Troy, New York

April 9, 2017 at 3 pm
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall (Troy, New York)

The hit public radio series returns to the Troy Music Hall with an afternon of spellbinding short stories. 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.

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Recommended Reading with Electric Literature

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April 26, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

We team up with Electric Literature to present innovative and vibrant new fiction from their celebrated literary magazine.  With guest author Akhil SharmaPhil Klay, and more. Hosted by Halimah Marcus.    

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Selected Shorts on Tour: Utica, NY

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$25.00

April 29, 2017 at 8 pm
Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute (Utica, NY)

The hit public radio series returns to the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute with A Touch of Magic. Richard Masur (Transparent), Jill Eikenbery and Michael Tucker (LA Law) perform magical short stories by established and emerging writers. It will be an evening of funny, moving, romantic and surreal tales filled with unexpected twists and turns.

 

 

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Flash Fiction

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May 10, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

A night of Selected (really short!) Shorts that prove that small can be mighty and less can be more. With commissioned stories by Alexandra Kleeman, Danielle EvansLincoln MichelTony Tulathimutte, and Jenny Zhang.

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Selected Shorts on Tour: Glen Ridge, NJ

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Free with reservation

May 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Zach GrenierKathryn Erbe, and more perform spellbinding stories of unfamiliar destinations around the globe and across the universe, with journeys featuring wild adventures, comic mishaps, and unexpected encounters.

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Shaken and Stirred with Amy Stewart

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May 31, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

Amy Stewart (The Drunken Botanist) presents a literary cocktail of comical and enchanting stories about making merry. Actors of stage and screen will perform classic and contemporary tales of hoisting, imbibing, and the morning after. 

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