WordTheatre Lit by Lulu presented in association with NYU Tisch School of the Arts Part III
May 1, 2011 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
We continued our WordTheatre Lit by Lulu New York series with a third evening in the gorgeous 5th floor library of Manhattan’s private Soho House featuring world class storytelling and discussion. In this four part WordTheatre Lit by Lulu series, actors brought contemporary short stories to life with the authors present for a Q & A and signings of purchased books. Featuring:
- Vanessa Aspillaga (Morning Glory, Love and Other Drugs) will be performing “Lucho” by Patricia Engel, whose novel “Vida,” was an NPR Best Debut of 2010
- Roger Guenveur Smith (American Gangster) will be performing “Precious Love” a brand new story by John Edgar Wideman, a Macarthur Genius Grant recipient and author of”Briefs” and “Hoop Roots”
- Zach Grenier (33 Variations, Fight Club) will be performing “Water Dog God” by Brad Watson, a National Book Award Finalist, author of “Aliens in the Prime of Their Lives” and 2011 PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist
Produced and Directed by Cedering Fox.
WordTheatre Lit by Lulu is a series of events in New York and Los Angeles made possible by Lulu.com. Lulu is creating a new model in publishing — open publishing — that empowers more creators to sell more content to more readers more profitably than ever before. Through its Internet-based creation tools, retail site and global distribution system, Lulu helps creators make and monetize content in a variety of physical and electronic formats connects them to buyers on Lulu.com and in third-party channels, including Amazon.com and the iBookstore, all around the world. Authors retain complete creative, copyright and pricing control and keep 80 percent of their revenue when their works sell. For more information, visit www.Lulu.com