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The 2016 New Yorker Festival is returning again with a mix of live performances and music related panels, such as interviews. This festival will also include talks about politics, books, etc. The festival will be held in New York City on October 7th to 9th.
The New Yorker Festival is an annual festival that’s held by The New Yorker magazine. This upcoming festival marks their seventeenth time organizing the event. Along with the line up, the festival will include film and series previews of “A Quiet Passion”, “Graves”, “Christine” and “About Alice”. There are also sponsor events such as Flavors of Mexico.
The festival will feature Father John Misty, who will appear on the second day, Jason Isbell and Andrew Bird, who will start their performances the day before the event. The rest of the lineup will feature well known actors, artists, novelists and comedians like David Letterman or Jonah Hill.
Tickets are currently on sale on the festival’s website. The line up is listed below.
New Yorker Festival 2016:
Jeffrey Eugenides and Zadie Smith
Whit Stillman and Richard Brody
Jay and Mark Duplass
Father John Misty