Chasten Buttigieg in Conversation with Kal Penn: I Have Something to Tell You - 92Y, New York

Your Cart

Chasten Buttigieg in Conversation with Kal Penn: I Have Something to Tell You

Chasten Buttigieg and Kal Penn

Chasten Buttigieg emerged on the national stage travelling cross-country in support of his husband former mayor Pete Buttigieg’s groundbreaking presidential campaign.

He had to overcome a multitude of obstacles to get there. He reveals them in his honest and uplifitng new memoir I Have Something To Tell You including his journey to finding acceptance as a gay man, his upbringing in rural Michigan where he knew and felt different from his father and brothers, his coming out, how he healed from revealing his secret to his family, friends, community, and later the world and how he met and later married his boyfriend Pete Buttigieg, who would eventually become a major Democratic leader.

Americans were heartened by his charisma, empathy, and infectious positivity and now Chasten has something he wants to tell all of you about his experience of growing up in America and embracing his true self.

92Y needs your help. We are facing tremendous financial losses due to COVID-19. Your ticket purchase helps sustain our beloved institution and supports the creation of new, online programming that will bring comfort and inspiration to our community. Please consider donating today at Thank you.


Programs taking place online:
An access link will be emailed to you after purchase.

Programs taking place in our NYC facilities:
Please read our safety guidelines before visiting our building.

Programs taking place online and in our NYC facilities:
Please select which experience you wish to participate in when registering. Online participants will be emailed an access link after purchase. In-person participants should read our safety guidelines before attending the program.

Chasten Buttigieg

Perhaps the most visible political campaign spouse in the last decade, Chasten Glezman Buttigieg has built a name of his own as an advocate …

Kal Penn

Kal Penn is an actor, writer, producer, and former Associate Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement …

You might also like

Please note that all 92Y regularly scheduled in-person programs are suspended.