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Symphony Space

Arts, Performing Arts

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Performing Arts 13
Arts 25

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


Things Change

November 25th, 2015

Episode 66 of 115 episodes

Guest host Stephen Colbert presents stories in which objects change lives. In Jack Finney’s “Where the Cluetts Are,” a wealthy couple builds an authentic Victorian house, and they’re caught up its mood. The reader is Philip Casnoff. In “Lederhosen,” by Haruki Murakami, a pair of shorts is a marital game-changer. Aasif Mandvi reads.

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