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      Selected Shorts: Etgar Keret & Joyce Carol Oates in New York

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      September 18, 2019

      Wednesday   7:30 PM

      2537 Broadway at 95th Street
      New York, New York 10025

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      Selected Shorts: Etgar Keret & Joyce Carol Oates

      Peter Jay Sharp Theatre

      Short story sensation Etgar Keret (The Seven Good Years) and five-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Joyce Carol Oates come together for an evening of eclectic, genre-bending fiction, including selections from Keret's brand new collection, Fly Already. With performances by Dianna Agron (Glee), Becky Ann Baker (Girls), Ira Glass (This American Life), Maulik Pancholy (30 Rock), and Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan).

      There will not be a book signing at this event.

      Selected Shorts is produced by Symphony Space and broadcast on more than 150 stations around the country. The series began in 1985 and enjoys sold-out performances to this day. Selected Shorts was conceived with a simple premise: take great stories by well-known and emerging writers and have them performed by terrific actors of stage and screen. Featuring stories around a lively theme, the favorite works of a guest author, or a special collaboration, each Selected Shorts event is a unique night of literature in performance.

      Recent readers include Ellen Burstyn, Kate Walsh, Bebe Neuwirth, Claire Danes, Michael Shannon, Kyle Maclachlan, LeVar Burton, Jane Curtin, Danielle Brooks, Cynthia Nixon, Rainn Wilson, Holly Hunter, Hugh Dancy, Joan Allen, Josh Radnor, Tony Shalhoub, Maggie Gyllenhaal, BD Wong and more.

      Actors subject to change.

      Categories: Literary & Books

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