• At The Brick’s Comic Book Theater Festival

    The Brick Theater, Inc. Presents CAROUSEL Cartoon slide shows at The Comic Book Theater Festival Featuring: Emily Flake, Sam Henderson, Doug Skinner, Matthew Thurber, and Lauren R. Weinstein Hosted by R. Sikoryak With special guest voices M. Sweeney Lawless and James Godwin Saturday, June 4, 2011   9 PM At The Brick 575 Metropolitan Ave.…

  • NYPL Slide Show

    A show for teens at the New York Public Library: History, Fantasy, Future: Comics Make You Think Bring your imagination to life in this interactive comics carousel presented by R. Sikoryak (Masterpiece Comics). Join Nick Bertozzi (Lewis & Clark), Susan Kim (City of Spies), George O’Connor (Olympian), and Dave Roman (Astronaut Academy) for a multimedia performance…

  • Two Shows at TCAF

    There are two Carousels at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival this weekend:  one for kids and one for adults.  Details below. Saturday, May 7, at 4 pm Carousel for Kids! Cartoon slide shows by Dave Roman, Raina Telgemeier, Colleen AF Venable, and host R. Sikoryak. Toronto Reference Library, 2nd Floor, in The Appel Salon–Novella Room. The creators will…

  • Super PEN reading

    Several Carousel regulars are joining a slew of equally talented cartoonists to read at this PEN World Voices event, curated and produced by Jeff Newelt. Details below: Get Super Lit: Comic Books Come Alive on Stage When: Saturday, April 30 Where: The Cooper Union, Frederick P. Rose Auditorium, 41 Cooper Sq., New York City What time:…

  • SAW benefit comics reading

    Cartoonist (and Carouseler) Tom Hart has been organizing his own comics slide show series at the KGB Bar for years.  On April 24, he’s hosting a benefit Easter Reading for SAW, The Sequential Artists Workshop, a new school for cartooning in Gainesville, Florida. The show will feature Dean Haspiel and Daniel J Kramer, John Kerschbaum, Lizz Hickey, Josh Bayer, Domitille…

  • MoCCA show on April 9

    MoCCA Presents THE CROSS HATCH CAROUSEL Cartoon slide shows presented by: Kate Beaton, Lisa Hanawalt, Michael Kupperman, Jeffrey Lewis, Ted Stearn, and host R. Sikoryak Plus special guest voices: Adam Conover, Julie Klausner, and Jackson Publick Saturday, April 9, 5:30 pm At MoCCA Fest 2011: The Lexington Avenue Armory,  68 Lexington Ave. (Between 25 &…

  • At the 2011 MoCCA Arts Festival

    The Daily Cross Hatch’s Brian Heater has organized all the panels for this year’s MoCCA fest, and a special Carousel is scheduled for Saturday, April 9 at 5:30 pm. More details to come soon…

  • March 21 show at Parsons

    The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center presents CAROUSEL Cartoon slide shows and other projected pictures. Featuring: Gabrielle Bell, Jason Little, Matthew Thurber, and Lauren R. Weinstein. Hosted by R. Sikoryak and Bill Kartalopoulos. A special edition of the Carousel multimedia show at Parsons, in conjunction with the Cartoon Polymaths exhibition, curated by Bill Kartalopoulos. A bevy…

  • R. & R.O.

    New York’s great Strand Book Store has frequently featured cartoonists reading their work – including Carousel stalwarts such as Michael Kupperman, Kim Deitch, and Tim Kreider.  Their presentations and many, many more can be seen here. On the release of their Drawn & Quarterly books in 2009, R.O. Blechman and R. Sikoryak spoke as well. …

  • February 16 show

    Dixon Place presents… CAROUSEL Slide shows presented by a glittering array of artists, performers, graphic novelists, & other characters.  Hosted by R. Sikoryak. This month: Glenn Head, M. Sweeney Lawless, Allison Silverman, Doug Skinner, Lauren R. Weinstein, Julia Wertz, and more! Wednesday, February 16, 7:30 pm At Dixon Place, 161 A Chrystie Street (btwn Rivington & Delancey), NYC Tickets: $15 each or TDF;  or $12…