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We are thrilled to be welcoming you back to in-person events at Symphony Space!

The health and safety of all is our utmost priority. Symphony Space requires that all staff, artists, and patrons be vaccinated and that everyone (except performers on stage) wear masks while in the building.

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Growing Pains


Growing Pains

Guest host David Sedaris presents three stories about growing up and rites of passage.


A young woman is drawn into a social charade in Joyce Carol Oates' "Nairobi," read by Alison Pill. Best friends re-examine their relationship in Amy Hempel's "The Most Girl Part of You," read by Kate Burton. And Rick Moody follows two brothers from childhood to maturity in "Boys," read by BD Wong.

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