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Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story
Date: Friday May 2, 2008, at 8 pm
Location: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center
Admission: Tickets required. Please call



Join us for a mysterious weekend with Selected Shorts, when the celebrated series returns to the Getty with a dashing lineup of elegant crime tales and gritty, hardboiled detective stories. A terrific roster of actors reads crime stories from The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps including The Creeping Siamese by Dashiell Hammett, A Shock for the Countess by C.S. Montanye and One, Two, Three by Paul Cain–classics from the golden age of the genre. Produced by New York's Symphony Space. Tickets $20; $15 students/seniors.