Selected Shorts

Symphony Space

Arts, Performing Arts

Chart Positions

Arts 49
Performing Arts 18

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


Strange Places

March 1st, 2016

Episode 80 of 115 episodes

Guest host Robert Sean Leonard presents two stories about strange places. First, he reads “Portal,” by J. Robert Lennon, a story in which a family transports to other worlds. In Eudora Welty’s “A Curtain of Green,” a grieving widow takes refuge in her garden. The reader is Frances Sternhagen.