“A literary mixtape [with] perfect flow and variety.”
— The New York Times, March 2016

House of SpeakEasy’s flagship program, “Seriously Entertaining,” is an acclaimed series of literary cabarets where authors take the stage to riff and ruminate informally, dinner-theater-style, on the evening’s theme. Since our debut show in 2014, House of SpeakEasy has been proud to feature a diverse range of authors and performers, from Pulitzer Prize–winning journalists to acclaimed novelists and poets, as well as comedians, musicians, and emerging writers.

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Seriously Entertaining will return to Joe’s Pub on March 19, 2024 with the theme “Off the Record.” Check back here often for show lineups or subscribe to our newsletter

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Doors: 6 PM / Show: 7 PM

Joe’s Pub, The Public Theater
425 Lafayette St., NYC

For past Seriously Entertaining performances, subscribe to our YouTube channel and check out our list of past shows.

And don’t miss our future shows:

May 14: The Chance Won’t Come Again

June 4: Looking for the Exit

September 17

October 22

November 12

December 10

Photos From Our Past Shows At Joe’s Pub