Our favorite genre-reading series is back, and this time the readers are all coming from the excellent dimension of live storytelling! Come see fantastic storytellers and performers read their favorite sci-fi and fantasy stories out loud at NYC's best Genre-themed bookstore. AND enjoy adult beverages, on us!
*Kate Greathead (The Moth)
*Michelle Onufrak (UCB)
*George Lopercio (The Tank, Ears & Elbows Theatre Co.)
Where: Singularity&Co | 18 Bridge Street | Brooklyn (Dumbo)
When: Friday, August 15th. 7pm - 9:30pm
Why: Because we like you!
Kate Greathead is a writer and 5 time Moth Story Slam champion. Her work has been featured on NPR's Moth Radio Hour, The Hairpin, and elsewhere.
George Lopercio is a playwright and teacher based in Phoenix, Arizona. Normally quite verbose, George is used to getting cut off half-way through his sentences. George is very grateful to be asked to speak at length without fear.
Michelle Onufrak most recently won a Moth StorySLAM and continues to regale audiences with TMI all over this fine city.
Previous performers have included: Lev Grossman, Ophira Eisenberg, Nelly Reifler, Janet Manley, Leigh Stein, Stefan Merrill Block, Paul Park, Emily Asher-Perrin, Kelsey Ann Barrett, Bridget Smith, Natalie Zutter, James Hannaham, Justin Taylor, Lev Rosen, Miriam Weinberg, Keith DeCandido, Carter Edwards, Jeff Simmermon, Syreeta McFadden, Ellen Kushner, Katharine Duckett, John Wray, and many, many other writers, comics, and personalities.
The series is hosted and curated by Ryan Britt and produced by Cici James in collaboration with Singularity & Co.
Singularity&Co has partnered with NYC special events producer Dances of Vice to host the OFFICIAL NY COMIC CON 2014 AFTERPARTY: Cosplay After Dark - A NYCC Mirror Universe!
Enter a twisted cosplay universe where Walking Dead drink with the denizens of Westeros and Otaku get down with Gothic Lolitas and Superheroes of every dimension. Whatever your fantasy, wear it with pride! Costume contests (categories include BEST MALE, BEST FEMALE, MOST ACCURATE, BEST HANDMADE and more!), awesome prizes from Lomography & Singularity&Co, cosplay show by Vengeance Designs, and special NYCC VIP guests ALL NIGHT LONG!
Where: Drom | 85 Avenue A | NYC (Manhattan)
When: Friday, October 10th. 11pm to 4am. Doors open 10:30pm
$15 today, $20 at the door. Ages 21 and up. Space IS limited, so get your tickets HERE now!
Brought to you by NY Comic Con 2014 and NY Super Week.