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Story Land Will Have Adults Only Night: Today In Books

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Leave The Kiddos At Home

If you’re in New England and want a Peter Pan night of never growing up, your wish is about to come true. Saturday, June 22nd Story Land will hold a 21 and older only night from 6-9 p.m. and tickets will go on presale from March 15th-17th.

The Villains Are Coming

Serena Valentino’s Disney Villain book series will be adapted for the upcoming Disney streaming platform. Info on Book of Enchantment is still pretty scarce but Michael Seitzman is reported to be the showrunner “currently hiring writers, with a writers room slated to open in April.

The Misty Copeland Biopic Gets A Director

Based on Misty Copeland’s memoir Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina, the biopic will be directed by Nzingha Stewart. Stewart, who has directed episodes of Pretty Little Liars, Grey’s Anatomy, and How to Get Away with Murder,  said “As an African American woman, I know firsthand that when Misty Copeland leaps, we all soar. As a filmmaker, I am thrilled to bring this hopeful, triumphant, and cinematic story to the big screen.” So ready the popcorn and the tissues.