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Subway close by, quick bites at pizza and coffehouse nearby. Central Park few block over with great parks for kids to run around.
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Nice little bar in back corner of theater w/wine and beer -- ok to drink in your seats.
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Quotes & Highlights

Watch an interview with Rivka Galchen at the Symphony Space website.


The Hungarian Pastry Shop, a cozy bakery café in Morningside Heights, is the site where Nathan Englander (The Ministry of Special Cases_), Julie Otsuka (When the Emperor Was Divine_), and Rivka Galchen (Atmospheric Disturbances) met and became friends and where they write. Each of them will introduce a story of his or her own.


“For the Relief of Unbearable Urges” by Nathan Englander

Introduced by the author

Performed by Jefferson Mays (I Am My Own Wife)

“What Happened Between” Us by Rivka Galchen

Introduced by the author

“Diem Perdidi” by Julie Otsuka

Introduced by the author

Performed by Jayne Atkinson