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Buy Tickets for Thalia Book Club: Kal Penn, You Can't Be Serious

  • Tue Nov 2, 2021
  • 7:00pm
  • In-person event
  • Leonard Nimoy Thalia
  • $35 - $47
  • Tue Nov 2, 2021
  • 7:00pm
  • Livestream event
  • Our Virtual Space
  • $35 - $47

Symphony Space / Literature

Thalia Book Club: Kal Penn, You Can't Be Serious

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The multi-talented actor, writer, producer, and former Obama staffer shares his first book, You Can’t Be Serious. This refreshingly candid memoir follows Penn’s surprising journey from smoking fake weed with a fake President in Harold & Kumar to serving the country and advising a real one. In conversation with Valerie Jarrett (Finding My Voice: My Journey to the West Wing and the Path Forward). The conversation will be follow by an audience Q&A.

There are a limited number of companion tickets available, these tickets are $20 and do not include a book. To purchase a companion ticket, please enter the code, Serious. Note that companion tickets are only available to purchase with a full-price ticket and don't include a copy of the book. All other tickets include a copy of You Can’t Be Serious from our friends at Strand Bookstore.

Livestream tickets include shipping costs for the book.

Symphony Space is committed to the health and safety of its artists, staff, and audience. While Kal Penn has pre-signed books, there will not be signing line at this event.


Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre

Expected Run Time is 75 minutes

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