Selected Shorts

Symphony Space

Arts, Performing Arts

Chart Positions

Arts 33
Performing Arts 17

Spellbinding short stories by established and emerging writers take on a new life when they are performed by stars of the stage and screen.


City People

March 17th, 2016

Episode 82 of 115 episodes

Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents stories inspired by Brandon Stanton's blog and book Humans of New York. In Nelson Eubanks' "Malta Sheffer" a summer baseball team is a dream come true for a young boy. Brandon J. Dierdan reads. Tom Wolfe is also dreaming, in "A Sunday Kind of Love," read by Tracee Chimoo. The program concludes with selections from Humans of New York, in which colorful characters have confided their own dreams, and fears.