Selected Shorts: Romance & Other Disasters with Simon Rich and Patricia Marx
Wed, May 22 at 7:30 pm
Frequent New Yorker contributors and former Saturday Night Live writers join forces for an evening of off the wall, side-splitting tales of infatuation, heartbreak, cave-painting and political protests read by Michael Ian Black (The State, Stella), Anna Chlumsky (Veep), Kirsten Vangsness (Criminal Minds) and Wyatt Cenac (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart). Featuring stories by Marx and from Rich's new collection The Last Girlfriend on Earth and Other Stories, which includes the hilarious story "Unprotected," performed at Selected Shorts by Wyatt Cenac earlier this season. Hosted by BD Wong. The authors will be interviewd by Matthew Love.
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