As one of the premier reading series in New York City, Selected Shorts comes to the Dallas Museum of Art with an evening of funny, moving, romantic, and surreal tales filled with unexpected twists and turns.
For Better and For Worse is an evening of tales about marriage. Host and reader Jane Kaczmarek is best known for her role as Lois on Malcolm in the Middle, for which she received seven Emmy nominations, as well as nominations for the Golden Globe and SAG Awards. Michael Cerveris is the Tony Award-winning Broadway star of Fun Home and Assassins, with film and television credits that include Fringe, Treme, The Good Wife, and Detours. Maria Tucci has appeared on Broadway in Mary Stuart, Night of the Iguana, The Little Foxes, The Great White Hope, and many other productions. Her many film and television credits include To Die For and Law & Order.
Michael Cerveris reads "The Dummy" by Susan Sontag
Jane Kaczmarek reads "Hat Trick" by Edith Pearlman
Maria Tucci reads "The Courtship of Mr. Lyon" by Angela Carter