Isaiah Sheffer hosts the 7 PM event dedicated to "The Sixties," which will feature works by James Baldwin, Joyce Johnson, Norman Mailer, Robert Lowell, Sonia Sanchez, and an excerpt from Joan Didion's classic essay "The White Album." In addition to Nixon (Rabbit Hole, Distracted, "Sex and the City") and O'Keefe (Side Man, Mass Appeal, "Brothers and Sisters"), the evening will feature Def Jam Poetry artist Staceyann Chin.
"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. "Selected Shorts" is produced by Symphony Space in New York City.
Tickets are available by visiting SymphonySpace. Peter Norton Symphony Space is located in Manhattan at 2527 Broadway at 95th Street.