Selected Shorts On Stage


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An Evening with Richard Price

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January 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

Edie Falco, Maggie Gyllenhaal, John Turturro, and Rita Wolf perform stories selected and introduced by the author responsible for novels such as Freedomland and Lush Life, as well as the hit TV shows The Wire and The Night Of.

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Selected Shorts At the Dallas Museum of Art: Shaken & Stirred

January 28, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, TX

Selected Shorts returns to Dallas with actors Anika Noni RoseJoshua Malina, and Michael Urie for an evening of storytelling in celebration of the DMA’s exhibition Shaken, Stirred, Styled: The Art of the Cocktail.

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Love 2.0 with Dr. Ruth Westheimer

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February 8, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

Dr. Ruth Westheimer introduces an evening of love stories: tales of chivalry unfold alongside tales of modern romance. Performers include Peter Sagal, Kathleen TurnerBecky Ann Baker and Dylan Baker.          

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Selected Shorts on Tour: Troy, New York

February 12, 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 evening of spellbinding short stories. Host Sonia Manzano (Sesame Street), Michael Cerveris (Fun Home), and Jim True-Frost (The Wire) perform moving and comical stories about chance encounters, love, loss, and new beginnings.

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Selected Shorts on Tour: University of Maine, Orono

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$22 Orchestra; $17 Balcony

February 25, 2017 at 8 pm
University of Maine (Orono, Maine)

Selected Shorts comes to Orono, Maine with an evening of stories about love, loss, and new beginnings, read by Keir Dullea (2001: A Space Odyssey), Zach Grenier (The Good Wife), and Mia Dillon (BrainDead). 

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A Celebration of Clarice Lispector

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March 1, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

Actors and authors pay tribute to one of Brazil's greatest modern writers, whose complete short story collection was recently translated to great critical acclaim.

 

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Selected Shorts on Tour: Longwood Gardens

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March 7, 2017 at 8 pm
Longwood Garden (Kennett Square, PA)

Selected Shorts comes to Longwood Gardens for an evening dedicated to gardens and the glories of the natural world. Host Joanna Gleason (The Affair), David Morse (True Detective, St. Elsewhere) and Chris Sarandon (The Princess Bride) present an enchantingly rich bouquet of stories about lovers, green thumbs, and the occasional screaming tree....

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On Being with host Krista Tippett

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March 15, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space

Krista Tippett, author and host of the popular radio show and podcast On Being, presents stories that center on the mysteries in life: the spiritual, magical, and unexplained. With readings by James Naughton, poet Tracy K. Smith, and more!

 

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Selected Shorts: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 and more 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.  

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Selected Shorts: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 our friends at Electric Literature to present innovative and vibrant new fiction from their celebrated literary magazine, Recommended Reading, and give a glimpse into the exciting future of modern storytelling.

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