Selected Shorts On Stage


A Celebration of Clarice Lispector

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

Host Denis O'Hare, Lynn Cohen, Kate Burton, Carolina Ravassa and Pepe Nufrio perform stories by one of Brazil's greatest modern writers. With Lispector translator Idra Novey and  Porochista Khakpour.

 

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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. With readings by Ellen BurstynJames 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 Electric Literature to present innovative and vibrant new fiction from their celebrated literary magazine.  With guest author Phil Klay and more. Hosted by Halimah Marcus.    

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Flash Fiction

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

Can an author pack a punch or move you to tears in three pages or less? Join us for a night of Selected (really short!) Shorts as we prove that small can be mighty and less can be more.

 

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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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