Down East 2013 ©
Aarhus Gallery presents its third installment of As If Stories, a live-performance series of readings by Maine actors of short stories by Maine writers. The stries include: “Strokes” by Gail R. Henningsen, read by Kristen Burkholder, and “Five Tuesdays In Winter” by Lily King, read by Lincoln Clapp. Gail Henningsen’s stories have appeared in The Bellevue Review, The Gettysburg Review, The Massachusetts Review, Passages North, and other literary journals. Kristen Burkholder has performed in numerous plays throughout midcoast Maine, including at the Penobscot Theater in Bangor and the 15-Minute Play Festival in Belfast. Lily King is the author of the novels The Pleasing Hour and The English Teacher and has published short stories in Ploughshares, Glimmer Train, and other literary reviews. Lincoln Clapp resides in Belfast, where he has appeared at the Playhouse Theater, most recently in Wild Mushrooms.