Sixth & I
My So-Called Jewish Life
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Sixth & I and SpeakeasyDC present the second annual night of funny, poignant, and peculiar autobiographical stories about all things Jewish, not-so-Jewish, and wanna-be-Jewish. Storytellers include:
Spencer Ackerman is an American national security reporter. He writes for Wired magazine’s national security blog, Danger Room.
Danny Harris is the editor of People’s District, a website that tells a people’s history of D.C. using the words and portraits of its residents.
David Litt is a speechwriter in D.C. Most recently, he directed the District of Columbia’s field program for the Democratic National Committee.
Amy Saidman is SpeakeasyDC’s artistic executive director. She is a two-time recipient of the artist fellowship award from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. Amy has survived Camp Moshava, High School in Israel, and Aish haTorah
Karen Sommer Shalett is the editor-in-chief of DC Magazine, a Washington-area lifestyle glossy covering the region’s top innovators and events.
Alix Spiegel began her career in radio as one of the founding producers of This American Life. She is currently a reporter on NPR’s Science Desk and covers psychological research and general human sadness.
Feb 8, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
In Conversation with Kate Andersen Brower
Feb 14, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
Jessica Vosk, vocalist
with Mary-Mitchell Campbell, music director and piano
Feb 16, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
Breaking Up is Hard to Do
Florence Williams, in Conversation with Rabbi Nora Feinstein
Mar 2, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
In Conversation with Charlotte Clymer
Mar 15, 2023 • 8:00 pm ET
New Found Glory
with Leanna Firestone
Mar 18, 2023 • 8:00 pm ET
Chad Lawson, piano
with Judy Kang, violin, and Seth Parker Woods, cello
Mar 27, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
Best Strangers in the World Tour, In Conversation with Audie Cornish
Apr 20, 2023 • 8:00 pm ET
The Happiness Lab Live with Dr. Laurie Santos
Apr 22, 2023 • 8:00 pm ET
Darren Hayes: The DO YOU REMEMBER? Tour
May 11, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
May 16, 2023 • 7:00 pm ET
In Conversation with R. Eric Thomas
Jun 1, 2023 • 8:00 pm ET
Sasha Velour – The Big Reveal Live Show