01/11 Writers Read at the Theater: “In the Time of the Butterflies”

Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014 Time: 8pm Number of sessions: 1 Members: $40 must RSVP by Dec 7 Nonmembers: $40 Must RSVP by Dec 7 Location: 

RSVP deadline extended to Dec 7!

When:  Sat, January 11, 2014, 8pm

Where: The Lyceum Theatre, 79 Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101

Description: Writers Read Book Group attends the SD Rep production of “In the Time of the Butterflies” based on the novel by Julia Alvarez

Read the Book.  See the Play.  Discuss!

in-the-time-of-the-butterfliesThe selection for the Writers Read Book Group meeting on January 12, 2014 is In the Time of the Butterflies by award winning author, Julia Alvarez.

In this novel based on the lives of the martyred Mirabel sisters, we experience the joys and sorrows of their girlhood in the Dominican Republic and their eventual founding of the underground resistance movement against the Trujillo dictatorship.

San Diego Repertory Theatre is staging a play based on the novel and we have been offered a special group package to see the play together at the Lyceum Theatre on January 11th.  Discounted tickets are $40 and each ticket holder will receive one free drink coupon.

The Play

What:  In the Time of the Butterflies, a play by Caridad Svich based on the novel by Julia Alvarez

When:  Saturday, January 11, 2014, 8:00pm

Where: The Lyceum Theatre, 79 Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101

How:   Purchase discounted tickets online through San Diego Writers Ink by Saturday, November 30th (new deadline: Dec 7)

The Discussion

What:  Discussion of In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez. Participants are invited to share insights and observations. Writers (and non-writing readers) of all genres and skill levels are welcome. Attending the play is encouraged, but not required for the discussion.

When:  Sunday, January 12, 2014, 3-5pm

Where: The NEW Ink Spot, NTC at Liberty Station 2730 Historic Decatur Rd., Barracks 16, Suite 202 San Diego, CA 92106

How:   Cost is $5 for SDWI members and non-members.