Stories on Stage tp Present ME, MYSELF AND I, 4/5-6
An eclectic selection of memoir pieces by authors you may never have heard of, but won't soon forget.
Stories on Stage presents "Me, Myself and I" Saturday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at The Dairy Center for the Arts, 2590 Walnut St. in Boulder. Tickets are available by calling 303-444-7328 or online at www.thedairy.org. On Sunday, April 6 at 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. the performance moves to Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center, 721 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO 80204. Tickets are available online at www.storiesonstage.org or by calling 303-494-0523. Single tickets are $28 Adult/ $15 Student; tickets for groups of 10 or more are $23 per person and LoDough (scholarship) tickets are also available.
"Things I Don't Know About" by Robert McBrearty
A heartfelt story of a mother and son and how the very act of reading each other's writing enriched their relationship in the past and helps keep her memory alive in the present.
read by Stephen Weitz
"Inheritance Tax Summer" by Mary Karr
From the third volume of Mary Karr's bestselling series of memoirs comes this uproarious account of meeting her fiancée's oh-so-wealthy parents for the very first time.
read by Anne Penner
"Giving Up the Ghosts" by Hilary Mantel
The award-winning author of Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies shares memories of her anglo-Catholic upbringing and the mysterious vision she encountered while still a child.
read by Kathy Brady
"How to Be Black" by Baratunde Thurston
Some hilarious lessons in modern race relations are offered up by the blogger and NPR commentator as he traces his journey from confused grade-school kid to savvy media personality.
read by Cajardo Lindsey
Celebrating their 13th Season, Stories on Stage has renowned actors bring stories to life by combining literature with theater.
"Me, Myself and I" is sponsored by Christine and John Smith, and in part by the Citizens of the Scientific and Cultural District (SCFD), the Ralph and Florence Burgess Trust, The Denver Post Community Foundation, Bonfils Stanton Foundation and Colorado Creative Industries (CCI).