Paula McLain, international bestselling author of The Paris Wife, is returning to the National Writers Series on October 14, 2015, for an up-close and personal conversation about her stunning new book, Circling the Sun. Read more about it.

Tickets go on sale to Friends of NWS at 10 am TODAY, Monday, July 27, 2015 (City Opera House box office only, 106 E Front, Traverse City).Friends’ memberships are available for purchase at the City Opera House box office or online at

Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 am. on Monday, August 3, 2015. Tickets can be purchased at the City Opera House box office, by phone at 231-941-8082, and online at