The beloved Late Night Storytelling, is now Late Night Letters.
This new take on the program aims to highlight a different form of storytelling, correspondence. Richard Burton’s farewell letter to Elizabeth Taylor, Conan O’Brien’s response to a prom invitation, Noël Coward’s dating advice for Marlene Dietrich…
Late Night Letters will deliver curated missives from notable writers, actors, and politicians. Through their intimate and diverse correspondence, we’ll get a glimpse of their iconic personalities. Join us at ’Sconset Casino as we welcome a group of handpicked guests of the Festival who will read some unique letters from history and then riff on them and share their own stories.
Saturday, June 24 At 'Sconset Casino
Cocktails at 8:00 PM
Letters and Stories 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg
Ophira Eisenberg is a comic, writer, and the host of NPR’s trivia comedy show Ask Me Another, where she has interviewed and played silly games with the likes of Patrick Stewart, Penn Jillette, Ethan Hawke, Uzo Aduba, Natasha Lyonne, Lewis Black, and Aimee Mann. She has appeared on HBO’s Girls, The Late Late Show, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, and Today, as well as on Comedy Central and VH1. Eisenberg’s debut memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy, was optioned for a feature film by Zucker Productions. She is also a regular host and storyteller with The Moth.