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December 5 | 7:00 pm | Caught in the Act

Theater, justice, and a political pact, please join us in December for “Caught in the Act.

 

House of SpeakEasy delivers another Seriously Entertaining lineup of writers performing at Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater. Delve into crime and punishment with law professor James Forman, Jr., explore the sexual history of the 90s with David Friend, tease out the clues with thriller writer Laura Lippman, and examine drama on a global scale with playwright JT Rogers. Please join us in December for Seriously Entertaining, New York’s premier literary cabaret.

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ALL 2017 SHOWS HELD AT JOE’S PUB at The Public Theater at 425 Lafayette St, NYC 10003. If a show is sold out, check our website again in a few days, as extra tickets sometimes become available closer to show date. Join our mailing list for further information.

12.5.17 @ 7PM – CAUGHT IN THE ACT

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Seriously Questioning…Julie Scelfo

Julie Scelfo is a former staff writer/current contributor to The New York Times, where her stories about society and human behavior reframe popular ideas and ask us to rethink our basic assumptions. Scelfo has contributed to The St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, Ad Nauseam: A Survivor’s Guide to American Consumer Culture and her work has also appeared in Salon, Oprah’s O Magazine, Epicurious, Time Out New York and LitHub. Scelfo’s most recent work is The Women Who Made New York.

On November 1, she will be speaking at House of SpeakEasy’s Seriously Entertaining show, Fear Itself alongside Rachel Eliza Griffiths, David Kilcullen, and Lev Grossman (tickets).See More >

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