An extravaganza of stories, sketches and songs
A raucous, head-on collision between a Marx brothers romp and the New York Review of Books.
In Your Face–New York captures the spirit, the energy, the music, noise and creativity of this capital of the world. It’s a live performance extravaganza and also a video/audio podcast that features the best of New York’s actors, writers, musicians and more.
The 2018-19 season's hosts and contributors include author and New Yorker writer Adam Gopnik, boundary-pushing band BETTY, food writer Ruth Reichl, MSNBC's Ari Melber, Nellie McKay, Anand Giridharadas, Shalom Auslander, Melissa Errico, Nancy Giles and more. Music is led by jazz legend Jay Leonhart and the 1-Train Band. Others who’ve appeared in the series are Isaac Mizrahi, Mo Rocca, Roz Chast, Patricia Marx and Judy Kuhn.