Category: News

New Tent Show Radio tonight feat. Brett Dennen and special guest Quito Rymer

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tonight (Saturday, January 20th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. In between all the music, Mike tells a story about the unanticipated consequences of self-inflicted sugar-bombs. Information on streaming the show here. You can join the Tent…View post

New Tent Show Radio tomorrow feat. Brett Dennen and special guest Quito Rymer

If you’re within range of (or can stream) one of these stations tomorrow (Saturday, January 20th) we hope you’ll join Mike as he hosts another edition of Tent Show Radio from Big Top Chautauqua. In between all the music, Mike tells a story about the unanticipated consequences of self-inflicted sugar-bombs. Information on streaming the show here. You can join the Tent…View post

“POPULATION 485” Stage Script Now Available

“Population 485,” Michael Perry’s bestselling memoir of small town life as seen through the experiences of volunteer firefighters and first responders, has been adapted for the stage and is now available for licensing by theater groups interested in performing the play. We’re happy to announce that three community theater groups have already signed up and…View post

“Roughneck Grace” Surviving the ‘cold snap’ with a pan heater

Every week the Wisconsin State Journal runs “Roughneck Grace,” a weekly column written by Mike (many of the columns will be adapted from Mike’s Tent Show Radio monologues). Today’s column, “Surviving the ‘cold snap’ with a pan heater” can be seen online here.