The Write Out Loud committee for the Lyric Theatre is pleased to announce the upcoming schedule for the 2014-15 Write Out Loud season:
September 17: Deana Driver: Driver is a freelance journalist, author, editor and book publisher. Her latest book is Never Leave Your Wingman: Dionne and Graham Warner's Story of Hope.
October 15: Anne Lazurko: Lazurko is a Saskatchewan writer who has published both poetry and fiction. Lazurko's latest book, Dollybird, published in 2013, was nominated for a Saskatchewan Book Award.
November 19: Arlene and Robin Karpan: The Karpan's are writers photographers and publishers who have published nine Saskatchewan-based books. They are the recipients of eight Saskatchewan Tourism Awards of Excellence.
February 18, 2015: Local Authors TBA
March 18, 2015: Cassie Stocks: In 2013, Stocks was the first woman in 17 years to be awarded the Leacock Medal for Humour Writing for Dance, Gladys, Dance.
April 15, 2015: Trevor Herriot: Herriott is an award-winning author, speaker, naturalist, grassland activist, and skilled birder. His latest book, The Road to How: A Prairie Pilgrimage through Nature, Desire and the Soul was published in April, 2014.
May 20, 2015: James Daschuk: Daschuk's book Clearing the Plains: Disease, Politics of Starvation and the Loss of Aboriginal Life was the winner of four 2014 Saskatchewan Book Awards.
Admission for each Write Out Loud event is $5 or a series subscription for all seven events is $30. Subscriptions may be used at consecutive readings or used to host a group of friends at a reading of your choice. Contact the Lyric Theatre at 773-6292 or firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase Write Out Loud subscriptions.