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Buy Tickets for Selected Shorts: On the Trail with Jordan Klepper

  • Wed Nov 4, 2020
  • 7:30pm
  • our Virtual Space
  • $15 - $15

Symphony Space / Literature

Selected Shorts: On the Trail with Jordan Klepper

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Every four years, journalists try to make sense of the nation’s biggest story: the race for the presidency. With one of the country’s most consequential elections on the horizon, Selected Shorts considers the twists and turns of campaigns past—the in-fighting and back-biting, the leads blown and punches thrown—to help make sense of the present. Collecting excerpts and stories from writers such as Hunter S. Thompson, Daily Show correspondent Jordan Klepper hosts an evening of readings about a world he knows from the inside out. With performances by Samantha Bee (Full Frontal), Crystal Dickinson (The Chi), Aasif Mandvi (Evil), Alexandra Petri (columnist, The Washington Post), and Roy Wood, Jr. (The Daily Show with Trevor Noah).

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This is a virtual event. Ticket holders can log in their Symphony Space accounts and watch the video here. You can tune in at the premiere or view at your leisure for two weeks afterwards. This event will premiere on October 21 and is available until November 3.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I buy a ticket?
Click the “BUY TICKETS” button above for a full list of ticket options. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email with your e-ticket(s) shortly after your purchase. Please refer to your e-ticket for important information regarding viewing your event(s).

How do I watch Selected Shorts?
You can access your ticketed events on the Watch Here section of the Symphony Space website. You will need to log in to your account using the same email/password you used when purchasing tickets. You have the option of tuning in at the premiere or viewing at your leisure for two weeks afterwards. Your access is unlimited and on-demand, so you may watch this event multiple times until November 3.

What if I have an issue trying to access a virtual show?
If you need assistance accessing the event on your digital device, please e-mail [email protected].

To Learn About the Artists

Expected Run Time is 75 minutes

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