Join the talented actors of Write Out Loud as they bring literature to life. Described as "storytime for grown-ups," the San Diego theater troupe brings back the joy of being read to. The Orpheus Speaks series will perform The Music of Erich Zann by H.P. Lovecraft, Enormous Radio by John Cheever, A Woman Who Plays Trumpet Is Deported by Michelle Cliff, and The Model Millionaire by Oscar Wilde. The performers for the evening will be Walter Ritter, Amanda Sitton and Yolanda Franklin. Tickets are $12 for members and $17 for nonmembers. Visit www.ljathenaeum.org for more information.