>Christian & I are teaming up to present our little reading/musical piece together again on May 3rd. We last did it at Fresh Meat to rave reviews and someone in the audience at Fresh Meat thought we’d be great for this event and so we were thusly invited.
Here’s their blurb:
THE DECAMERON:10 Brilliant Artists/10 Killer Stories
May 3rd, 7-10pm
Location: 136 2nd Ave. (Betw. St. Marks and E9th)
$35 in advance at Theatermania.com
The proceeds from The Decameron will go towards The Debate Society’s upcoming production of The Eaten Heart (inspired by characters and events from The Decameron) and to our community partner for the production: God’s Love We Deliver, a local organization that provides meals to New Yorkers, who because of an illness cannot provide for themselves.
The Decameron (our ten brilliant artists) are:
WITH PERFORMANCES BY… Mike Birbiglia – Comedian. Comedy Central specials; debut CD with Comedy Central “Two Drink Mike”
Will Carlough – Writer Robin’s Big Date (Sundance Film Fest.); Proprietor of redheadedleague.com
Christian Finnegan – VH1’s Best Week Ever; Comedy Central Presents: Christian Finnegan; Chappelle’s Show
Kambri Crews – Producer – Publicist – Planner Extraordinaire
Kyle Jarrow – Obie Award Winning Playwright; member of glam rock band The Fabulous Entourage
Ayun Halliday – Author of “No Touch Monkey!”
Gabrielle Hamilton – Chef/Owner of Prune Restaurant
Katy McColl – Lifestyle Editor of Jane Magazine; author of Should I Do What I Love
Clay McLeod Chapman – Creator of The Pumpkin Pie Show; author of rest area and miss corpus Casimir Nozkowski – Award-winning filmmaker & internet stuff-maker; Co-creator of cryingwhileeating.com.
Ryan Oakes – Conjuror and Sleight-of-hand artist. Seen on CNN, ESPN and Discovery Channel.