Friday, October 25th, 2013
Fifteen Strange Seconds: An Evening of Phantom Poems, Murder Ballads and Communion with the Haunted Optic
A reception for Belly Optic. Performers Include but may not be limited to: Georgia Van Gunten, Jade Lascelles, Max Davies and Toni Oswald, Ella Longpre, and Bradley Spann. Georgia Van Gunten’s art show will be hanging at the Beautiful Innisfree Poetry Bookstore and Cafe.
What: Fifteen Strange Seconds: An Evening of Phantom Poems, Murder Ballads and Communion with the Haunted Optic
Where: Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe Store & Cafe at 1203 13th St. Boulder, CO 80302
When: Friday October 25th at 7PM
“The Moons of Jupiter”: MFA Performance by Jessica Litwak
Naropa University’s MFA Theater: Contemporary Performance program presents “The Moons of Jupiter,” by Jessica Litwak. A play about Greek mythology, science, the global water shortage, family, space travel, and (like all good plays) love
Directed by Jessica Litwak & Wendell Beavers. Created in collaboration with the MFA Second Year Ensemble: Ana Cantoran Viramontes, Victoria Curtis, Kebrina deJesus, Andrea Dudziak, Molly Kampf, Hrefna Larusdottir, Jamie McKittrick, Jennifer Messner, Nate Speare, Ye Taik, and Jaque Daniel Morrow.
What: The Moons of Jupiter
Where: Performing Arts Center (PAC) 2130 Arapahoe Ave. Boulder, CO 80302
When: October 25, 7:30 p.m. and October 26, 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Jessica Baran and Della Watson at Counterpath
What: Jessica Baran and Della Watson at Counterpath
Where: Counterpath 613 22nd St., Denver, Colorado 80205
When: Fri, October 25, 12am – Sat, October 26, 12am
Saturday, October 26th, 2013
Bad Shadow Affair: Karen Weiser + TBA
Where: Lost Lake 3602 E Colfax, Denver
When: Sat, October 26, 7pm – 9pm
Sunday, October 27th, 2013
Free NaNoWriMo Prep Workshop
National Novel Writing Month has become a treasured tradition for aspiring novelists, who race to write a 50,000-word (or longer) novel during the month of November. Though you can’t enter prose you’ve already written, you can map out a plan. In this workshop, you’ll how to prep for NaNoWriMo–including how to do plot points and character sketches–as well as strategies that will help you write with more focus.
About the Instructor: Lori is the founder of the Boulder Writers’ Workshop and works as an independent writing teacher and coach. One of her short stories was top-25 finalist for a Glimmer Train Fiction Open Contest. Her essays on writing have been published in Mamaphonic: Balancing Motherhood and Other Creative Acts, Keep It Real: Everything You’ve Wanted to Know About Research and Writing Creative Nonfiction and A Million Little Choices: The ABCs of CNF. She has had more than a thousand articles and essays published in newspapers, magazines and literary journals, including The Bellevue Literary Review, The New York Times, Arizona Highways, Working Woman, America West Airlines Magazine, Black Enterprise, PHOENIX Magazine and more.
Attend the workshop and become an official winner for NaNoWriMo and win a free hour of coaching with Lori. You must follow the NaNoWriMo rules and be validated as a winner. You need not be writing fiction.
What: Free NaNoWriMo Prep Workshop
Where: Meadows Branch of the Boulder Public Library 4800 Baseline Road, Boulder
When: Sunday, October 27, 2013 3 to 5 p.m.