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      West Wing Writers Presents: SpeakEasy in New York

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      January 22, 2019

      Tuesday   9:00 PM

      21 A Clinton Street
      New York, New York 10002

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      West Wing Writers Presents: SpeakEasy

      A hilarious look at speeches, from actual speechwriters Doors 9:00pm / Show 9:30pmTickets $10 adv / $12 door21+This event is mixed seated and standing room. Seats are first-come, first-served.SpeakEasy brings together former presidential speechwriters, current West Wing Writers speechwriters, and comedians who like speeches, to talk about the world's greatest medium--oration.Guests will break down their favorite speeches, give behind-the-scenes looks at the drafting process, and even lead the audience in crafting their own big, keynote speech. Hosted By: Brian Agler (West Wing Writers, The New Yorker)   Featuring: Jen Spyra (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The New Yorker)Karen Chee (The New Yorker, The New York Times)Prof. Laura Viidebaum (NYU)   With Special Presentations from West Wing Writers: Jeff Nussbaum (Vice Presidents Al Gore, Joe Biden)Chris Fox (The Kenyon Review)Laurence Pevsner (The Washington Post, HuffPo)Chandler Dean (McSweeney’s, ChandlerDeanVideos)Sarah Gruen (The Institute)

      Categories: Politics & Activism

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