VERSUS | Tickets for an evening with poet laureate RICHARD BLANCO sold out as quickly as you might expect, but there’s a surprising number of other big events in town. The adult contemporary folk singer SHAWN MULLINS, coincidentally a sort of protégé of Indigo Girls’ Amy Ray (who’s also in town), comes to One Longfellow Square. With CHUCK CANNON, 8 pm; $25-30. 181 State St. 207.761.1757.
reads & discusses his poetry