SpeakEasy is THE definitive speechwriting comedy show, bringing together former presidential speechwriters, current West Wing Writers speechwriters, and academics and comedians who are really into speeches to talk about the world's greatest medium—oration.
Sarah Gruen (McSweeney’s) and Chandler Dean (The New Yorker)
Sila Puhl (The Daily Show)
Jonathan Van Halem (Tooning Out The News)
With Guests from West Wing Writers
Hannah Kahn (The Washington Post)
Kennaisiya Miller (The Innocence Project)
Amy Muller (Six Flags Great America)
Doors 6:30 PM, show 7:00 PM.
Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door, $5 livestream.
No outside food or drink is allowed.
If you purchase a livestream ticket, Eventbrite will automatically email you a private YouTube link to the stream on the day of the show. If you have not received the private link by the show start time, please contact us for the link.
As we re-open we're doing everything we can to keep our audience, performers, and staff safe and are complying with all Covid regulations.
As part of this, all attendees must present proof of full vaccination to enter. Proof can be via the New York State Excelsior pass, a physical copy of the CDC card, a photo of your CDC card, or other electronic record of vaccination includes name and date (e.g., some chain pharmacies have an app with this information). In all cases the name must match that on your photo ID.
Our full Covid policies can be found here.
Tickets may be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.