"Selected Shorts" is the award-winning, one-hour radio program from NPR, which features readings of classic and new short fiction by notable actors from stage and screen. Now in its 20th season, "Selected Shorts" is hosted by Isaiah Sheffer and produced by Symphony Space in New York City. Seldes and Shelton will join actress Kathryn Markey as well as writer Ann Patchett and Welty biographer Suzanne Marrs for the 7:30 PM live reading of "Eudora Welty: A Tribute in Stories" at Symphony Space. Seldes, Shelton and Markey will read Welty's "Lily Daw and the Three Ladies," "The Key" and "A Piece of News."
Tickets for "Selected Shorts," priced $26-$30, are available by calling (212) 864-5400 or by visiting www.symphonyspace.org.
Symphony Space is located in Manhattan at 2537 Broadway at 95th Street.