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On Tour

Selected Shorts Tour Dates

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Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 3 pm and 7 pm & Sunday March 27, 2011 at 3 pm


Selected Shorts: Delicious Fictions


Tim Curry, Josh Radnor, Leonard Nimoy, Christina Pickles and Denis O'Hare lead a lineup of terrific actors reading luscious tales of food, passions, politics, mystery and deep sea adventure. Classic and new, these stories are set in diverse locales: around a Cuban family dinner table, at a tavern in Madrid, on a submarine off the West African coast, and beyond.  Check back soon for more details.    


The Getty Museum    

Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center

1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, California 90049                    


Phone: (310) 440-7300


Tickets $30; $25 students/seniors




Monday, March 28, 2011 at 7:30 pm

Selected Shorts: In the Swim

Host Isaiah Sheffer and Criminal Mind stars Kirsten Vangness and Thomas Gibson perform luscious and hilarious tales by Miranda July, T.C. Boyle and Ron Carlson.


The Dallas Museum of Art
1717 North Harwood
Dallas, TX 75201


Ticket Prices: Full $37, Reduced $32 and Student $15




Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5

Crandall Public Library
251 Glen Street
Glens Falls, NY
Phone 518.792.6508





Saturday, June 12 at 8:00 pm


Selected Shorts: Fatherhood


Tony-winning actors Christine Ebersole (Grey Gardens) and Denis O'Hare (Take Me Out, True Blood) join host Isaiah Sheffer to perform funny, moving and surprising tales about fatherhood. This event is co-presented by the Mahaiwe and 88.5 FM WFCR/640AM WNNZ - Western New England's NPR News and Music Stations and sponsored by Wheatleigh. Selected Shorts can be heard every Saturday at 10am on 640AM WNNZ.


The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA
Phone 413.528.0100


Ticket Prices: $42 Preferred Seating / $32 / $27 Members




Wednesday, June 22 at 7:30 pm

Livingston Public Library
Livingston, NJ
Phone 973.376.1006

Presented jointly by the Bergen County Cooperative Library System and the Livingston Public Library.