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Lenny at The Library

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Just in time for Banned Books Week, “UnCabaret” creator Beth Lapides moderates a celebrity panel discussion on the influence of the groundbreaking comedian Lenny Bruce. Panelists include:

Paul Krassner (editor of The Realist and Lenny Bruce’s Autobiography)

Merrill Markoe (creator of Late Night with David Letterman and a number of books of comic essays)

Robert Weide (filmmaker–credits include “Swear To Tell The Truth,” “The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” and an upcoming documentary on the Life and Work of Kurt Vonnegut)

Kliph Nesteroff (Author of “The Comedians”–A history of stand-up comedy and host of “Funny How” on VICE)

Andy Dick (Stand-Up Comedian and Comic Actor: “News Radio.” “Zoolander.” and “Old School”)

Details

Date:
September 14
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Los Angeles Public Library
Phone:
(213) 228-7000
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lenny-at-the-library-tickets-30970460481

Venue

Los Angeles Public Library Central Branch
630 W. 5th Street
Los Angeles, , CA 90071 United States
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Phone:
(213) 228-7000
Website:
http://www.lapl.org/whats-on/events/lenny-library