See your favorite author in Traverse City!

Ticket sales for Fall 2016 are now open to the Public.  We asked our audience who they would like to see, and we are bringing them to Traverse City! First event is Saturday, September 17th at the Milliken Auditorium. … Continue reading

Ready, set, go … tickets now for sale!!

This weekend you heard all about the new lineup for Fall 2016!  Margaret Atwood, Jodi Picoult and so many more.. You are ready to get tickets. HOW do you do that? TWO ways: Call the City Opera House, become … Continue reading

Why do Famous Authors Visit Traverse City?

New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Houston These are the usual stops on a book tour.. but why do New York Times Best Selling authors visit Traverse City? Sophie Kinsella simply loved the people and Front Street: I had … Continue reading

11th and 12th Grade Students – Sharpen Your Pencils

Traverse City, MI – The National Writers Series announces the 2016 Student Scholarship competition. Submissions for the three categories of nonfiction, poetry and fiction will be accepted from Jan. 15, 2016, through March 1, 2016. A total of … Continue reading

TC Author Expo- Detailed Schedule

Full Schedule details for the TC Author Expo: 12 Noon – Joan Schmeichel, author of Devil’s Rock, speaking on “I Played With Paper Dolls.” 12:15 p.m. – Michael Dow, author of the forthcoming Dark Matters, speaking on “The … Continue reading

A music legend to talk about his life and the inside story of the music industry

Ben Sidran, a legendary musician in both rock-n-roll and jazz circles, is coming to Traverse City, next weekend, Sunday- October 11 at 3pm at the Milliken Auditorium, inside the Dennos Museum. Sidran will talk about performing with the greats of … Continue reading