Address: 2537 Broadway - 212.874.7624
Description: Paul Giamatti headlines a cast of celebrated actors and personalities who will read from many of Dahl's cherished works, which include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, and James and the Giant Peach. In addition, the event will include a musical performance from the Broadway hit Matilda the Musical, an appearance by Roald Dahl's grandson Luke Kelly, and other special guests. Proceeds will benefit First Book - Manhattan.
Venue Description: Located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, Symphony Space offers a wide range of performing arts events ranging for literary and comedic talks to live opera and classical performances. They offer many popular series, including the Thalia Book & Film Clubs, Just Kidding, Selected Shorts, Uptown Showdown, and more.