Robert Sean Leonard

Robert Sean Leonard appears in the following:

The Kids Aren’t All Right

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A mysterious couple and an odd girl out.


Things Fall Apart

Thursday, September 03, 2015

Love and furniture; and what happens when the moon disappears.


Take a Seat, Have a Bite

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Bad dinners, awkward lunches, and the beer of a lifetime.


Cannolis and Carroll

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Too much pastry and Alice’s other restaurant.


Food Fantasies: Peas, Pancakes, and Social Pretensions

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Lydia Davis complains about peas; Nora Ephron complains about recipes; Madame Bovary complains about marriage.


Enviable Characters

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Magic shoes, weird dreams, and the problem with babies.


Finding Your Way in the Dark

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Echo-locating in mysterious Hong Kong, and Helen Keller embraces New York.


So You Want to Change the World?

Friday, November 28, 2014

Hope and anger in the 1960s.


Selected Shorts: Too Much Information

Friday, September 19, 2014

An odd couple, and a weird school, in two stories hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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Selected Shorts: Between Meals

Friday, September 12, 2014

Christmas cheer and family secrets with Ann Beattie; Haruki Murakami cooks spaghetti; a young writer’s brief candle.  


Selected Shorts: Take a Seat

Friday, July 25, 2014

Dangerous meals in four works by Henry Miller, Roald Dahl, Etgar Keret, and Robert Coover, with guest host Robert Sean Leonard


Selected Shorts: Cannolis and Carroll

Friday, July 18, 2014

A champion cannoli stuffer, and a Mad Hatter, in two stories read by Amber Tamblyn and Christopher Lloyd. Hosted by Robert Sean Leonard.

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Selected Shorts: Peas, Pancakes, and Pretensions

Friday, July 11, 2014

Cooking with Nora Ephron, and dining with Emma Bovary.

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Selected Shorts: Love, Cake, and Kites

Friday, April 11, 2014

Serving up a Bisquick recipe, a serial lover, some kites, and a tour of a pie shop.


Hear Some (Slightly) Magical Short Stories

Friday, December 27, 2013

Guest host Robert Sean Leonard presents three kind-of-magical tales and one true love story, featuring works by James Thurbur, Alice Hoffman and Rita Dove.


Selected Shorts: So You Want to Change the World?

Friday, October 18, 2013

Robert Sean Leonard hosts three stories about revolution, and Edie Falco makes her SHORTS debut.


Selected Shorts: Love in Unexpected Places

Friday, October 11, 2013

Guest host Robert Sean Leonard presents a program of stories about finding love in unexpected places.

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Selected Shorts: Objects of Desire

Sunday, December 02, 2012

We look at the meaning of the stuff in our lives.

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Selected Shorts: Great Expectations

Sunday, June 10, 2012

We have three stories to offer on this program that center around the theme of parental expectations, two by outstanding American short story writers, and one by a leading figure in the new generation of Israeli writers.


Born Yesterday

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Robert Sean Leonard and Nina Arianda talk about their roles in “Born Yesterday.” The play had its Broadway premiere on February 4, 1946, and became an instant hit—it remains the seventh longest running play in Broadway history. It was adapted for the screen in 1950, and Judy Holliday won an Academy Award for repeating her stage triumph. Now, it’s back on Broadway, playing at the Cort Theatre.