Mike Reiss: Secrets from The Simpsons

Showings

WBUR City Space Mon, Apr 29 7:30 PM

Description

Harvard University graduate and former president of the Harvard Lampoon, Mike Reiss is a four-time Emmy Award-winning writer for The Simpsons. Reiss will share stories about the making of this American classic and the influence of Jewish culture on the show. Reiss will give us a true insider's account of what it is like to work in television - with everything from The Simpsons, Judaism, comedy, gay cartoons, and the state of television today. Followed by a book sale and signing of Springfield Confidential.

 

In partnership with Jewish Arts Collaborative and the Vilna Shul - Boston's Center for Jewish Culture.

 

Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door

 

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