Cathy Day's (vol. 6, no. 2) wonderful book, The Circus in Winter, has been adapted into a musical by the theater department at Ball State University. After years of hard work, it is ready to make its debut at the end of this month. Here are the dates for the show: September 29 - October 1 at 7:30pm and October 2 at 2:30pm. Tickets are $16 (general admission), $12 (seniors), and $11 (students). You can order tickets by calling (765) 285-8749. Be sure to check out Circuslab for rehearsal footage including a peek at how they'll create a flood live on stage! There's never been a better time to visit Indiana!
If you're in or around Boston, head on over to Newtonville Books on September 7 as Michael Griffith (vol. 7, no. 1) and Brock Clarke (vol. 4, no. 1) will be reading from their new books, Trophy and Exley, respectively, at 7pm.
The Carr Reading Series kicks off this month! First up is Rolando Hinojosa-Smith, who will be reading on September 14 at 4:30pm in the Author's Corner at the Illini Union Bookstore in Champaign. As always the event is free and open to the public.