Sedaris tells stories

Popular essayist and NPR contributor David Sedaris will perform two shows on the Vineyard this week. — Anne Fishbein

Acclaimed writer and humorist David Sedaris will return to the Island for two performances, on Tuesday, July 26, at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown, and Wednesday, July 27, at the Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center. Both performances begin at 8 pm. This is Mr. Sedaris’s third season visiting the Island, and both performances will feature all-new readings of his work and book signings. Tickets start at $50. For tickets and more information, visit