Item description for Selected Shorts: Are We There Yet? (Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story) by Symphony Space ...
Recorded live at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City and at venues across the United States, these audio anthologies feature short stories from the Selected Shorts program that airs nationwide. More than 300,000 listeners tune in to this offering weekly to hear spellbinding tales read aloud by an assortment of terrific actors.
A lot can happen on the way from one place to another, especially when an overnight flight makes for an unexpected romantic encounter between strangers seated together; South-of-France shenanigans ensue in an out-of-control automobile; and a bored, Midwestern housewife tries to escape to Kansas City.This anthology of tales about people in transit features Stuart Dybek's "Pet Milk" read by Keith Szarabajka, Martha Gellhorn's "Miami--New York" read by Joanna Gleason, Edward P. Jones' "An Orange Line Train to Ballston" read by Sonia Manzano, Annie Proulx's"The Trickle-Down Effect" read byJames Naughton,Dorothy Thomas' "The Getaway" read by Mia Dillon,James Thurber's"A Ridewith Olympy" read by David Rakoff, and Eudora Welty's "No Place for You, My Love" read by Andrea Marcovicci.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 5.5" Height: 4.75" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2008
Publisher Symphony Space
ISBN 1934033057 ISBN13 9781934033050
Availability 0 units.
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Symphony Space is a performing arts center based in New York City that fosters artistically and culturally diverse performing arts, literary, and film programs that bring artists and audiences together in an atmosphere of exploration and intimacy. This organization reaches audiences throughout New York City, the wider metropolitan area, and--through distribution of programs via media such as radio, recordings, podcasts, and touring--the nation.