Word for Word: Michael Showalter with Jenny Slate

Wed, Jun 29, 2011, 12:30 pm - 11:59 pm


Free admission (all visitors, all hours)

Laugh along as Mr. Funny Pants himself enlightens us on everything from the do’s and don’ts of dating, to the in’s and out’s of writing this quasi-memoir Mr. Funny Pants.  Actress and comedian Jenny Slate will interview Michael Showalter, the multi-talented star of the shows The State and Stella.  

This event is a part of the "Word for Word" is an outdoor reading series that features bestselling authors, celebrity writers and expert-panelists sharing anecdotes, answering questions from the audience, and signing copies of their latest books.

The event is free and open to the public. For updates and additional information, please visit the website at www.bryantpark.org. The Bryant Park Reading Room is located on the 42nd Street side of the park – under the trees – between the back of the New York Public Library and Avenue of the Americas.  Look for the burgundy and white umbrellas. Rain Venue: Library of the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen 20 West 44th Street (between Fifth Avenue and Avenue of the Americas).


Bryant Park Reading Room

West 42nd Street

(Between Fifth Avenue and Avenue of the Americas)

New York, NY 10110

(212) 768-4242


Events takes place under the burgundy and white umbrellas