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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts / Panoply

Arts, Performing Arts

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Performing Arts 21
Arts 45

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

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The Sun and the Moon

June 17th, 2015

Episode 42 of 128 episodes

Fantasy writer Italo Calvino offers a fable about love on and off the moon. “The Distance of the Moon” is read by Broadway star Liev Schreiber. And sci-fi master Ray Bradbury imagines life on a sunless Venus, where it has rained for seven years. Michael Cerveris reads “All Summer in a Day.”

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