Getting kids off the streets

Matthew B. Zrebski’s “Vespiary” shows a darker side of ability. Directed by Kristan Seemel, “Vespiary” tells the story of a man who is ostracized because of his healing powers. Stark Raving Theatre will host the world premiere show, running through April 30.
8 p.m., CoHo Theater, 2257 N.W. Raleigh St.

Andrea Peters will visit Twenty-Third Avenue Books to promote and discuss her book, “Four Crows,” the story of five strangers that appear on a popular show and presented with their innermost desires.
7:30 p.m., Twenty-Third Avenue Books, 1015 N.W. 23rd Ave.

Philosophy professor Richard Mohr offers his insights in his book “The Long Arc of Justice” to explain the myriad of arguments for and against homosexual equality in America. Audience participation is encouraged with a question and answer forum afterward.
7:30 p.m., Powell’s on Hawthorne, 3723 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd.