BREAKING NEWS: Congratulations to REAL CHARACTERS favorite Kate McKinnon on being added to the cast of Saturday Night Live! We’re huge fans of her hilarious characters and whip-smart writing. Here she is at our show back in July.
Humorist/Memoirist/Bon vivant Simon Doonan tells an inspiring story of self-expression, celebrity impersonation, and awkward cross-dressing at the March REAL CHARACTERS series at McNally Jackson Books in SoHo. It was pretty great, you guys. Find Simon’s books, including his latest Gay Men Don’t Get Fat, at simondoonan.net.
Singer/Songwriter Mike Doughty reading excerpts from his memoir, BOOK OF DRUGS, at the March REAL CHARACTERS series at McNally Jackson Books in SoHo. [Note: This video has been edited down to an Internet-friendlier runtime, but the entire reading was just as moving and charming.] Find out about Mike’s upcoming appearances and his book at mikedoughty.com.
Humor writer Colin Nissan reading one of his hilarious essays at the March REAL CHARACTERS show at McNally Jackson. See more of Colin’s work at colinnissan.com.