Location: Canvas Art Gallery
Admission: $30 ($20 for students with school ID)
Academy AwardÂ® nominee Tess Harper will be Guest Artist for a one-time-only performance of short stories on Tuesday, November 20 at Springfield's Canvas Art Gallery. This event will benefit the Resident Artist Ensemble (RAE).* Performers and writers will be on hand to visit with audience members at an informal reception following the reading. At the benefit event, Ms. Harper will be joined by RAE founding members, professional actors Sarah Wiggin, Kurt Gerard, and Maggie Marlin. The actors will read short stories selected especially for this performance by their authors, Daniel Woodrell, award-winning writer of Winter's Bone, and Katie Estill, nationally recognized novelist and short-story writer. SEATING IS LIMITED. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Call Sarah Wiggin at 417.836.6610.COST: $30.00; $20.00 Students (ID Required) Reading begins at 7:00 pm. Reception follows immediately at about 8:00 pm.