Stories on Stage is a literary series at which local actors perform authors’ short works. The organizers hit it big with Pulitzer Prize-winner Adam Johnson (“The Orphan Master’s Son”), whose new collection of short stories, “Fortune Smiles,” is getting big-time buzz (Random House, $27, 320 pages).
As part of the evening, Johnson will give a presentation and answer questions. Performing a story from his book will be Sacramento actor Kelley Ogden. Johnson has appeared for the Bee Book Club.
This edition will be 7 p.m. Sept. 25 at the Verge Center for the Arts, 625 S St., Sacramento. A $5 donation is suggested. Information: www.storiesonstagesacramento.wordpress.com.
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