|||

First Tuesdays Presents Russell Ricard

When: December 4, 2018
Where: Espresso 77 Café, 35-57 77th Street, Jackson Heights, NY 11372.
Time: 7:00 — 8:30 PM (open-mic sign up at 6:30)
Cost: $5 minimum purchase at the food counter.
More Information: Richard Jeffrey Newman

Russell Ricard is a veteran musical theater performer who has appeared in regional, national, and international productions and on Broadway. He received his MFA in creative writing from The New School. He writes character-driven fiction that celebrates diversity. His novel, The Truth About Goodbye was named a finalist in FOREWORD INDIES Book of the year award. And about which Kirkus Reviews says: The narrative is endearing and impressively assured…a warm, character-driven tale about moving forward and embracing life.” His other writing has appeared in The Write Life, Mr. Beller’s Neighborhood, and Newtown Literary. He lives in Forest Hills, NY, with his husband, cat, and a lovingly supportive stand-up desk named Ruth.

You can visit his website or find him on Twitter @russellricard.

This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.

Up next First Tuesdays Presents Marianela Medrano First Tuesdays Presents Matt Pasca
Latest posts First Tuesdays Presents David Mills First Tuesdays Presents Alex Segura The Cento for September 9, 2021 The Cento for March 2, 2021 First Tuesdays Presents Lola Koundakjian First Tuesdays Presents Eugene Lim First Tuesdays Presents Christina M. Rau First Tuesdays On Zoom Presents David Rothman First Tuesdays Presents Hala Alyan In Memoriam Jay Chollick Watch A Video Of Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond’s Reading The September 2020 Cento First Tuesdays Presents Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond Watch the Video of the Reading by Ralph Nazareth & Duane Esposito The Cento for June 3, 2020 First Tuesdays Presents Ralph Nazareth & Duane Esposito The Cento for May 5, 2020 Watch The Video of Antoinette Brim’s Reading First Tuesdays Presents Antoinette Brim The Cento Zoom Edition for April 7, 2020 First Tuesdays Presents Sokunthary Svay First Tuesdays Presents Sarah Gambito First Tuesdays Presents Sara Khalili The Cento for January 7, 2020 First Tuesdays Presents Mark Weiss The Cento for December 3, 2019 First Tuesdays Presents Rachel Zucker The Cento for November 5, 2019 First Tuesdays Presents Alex Segura The Cento for October 1, 2019 First Tuesdays Presents Abeer Hoque