Author China Miéville attended the March 16th evening performance of The City & The City at Lifeline Theatre. He signed books for an hour before the show, and then was kind enough to stick around for a Q&A, along with me, director Dorothy Milne, and some of the cast.

 

Me, making a salient point as China Miéville looks on, thoroughly impressed. (Shut up. That's totally what's happening there.)

Me, making a salient point as China Miéville looks on, thoroughly impressed. (Shut up. That’s totally what’s happening there.)

From left to right: Steve Shine, China Miéville, Don Bender, Christopher Hainsworth, me, Megan Storti, Millie Hurley, Dorothy Milne, Marsha Harman

From left to right: Steve Shine, China Miéville, Don Bender, Christopher Hainsworth, me, Megan Storti, Millie Hurley, Dorothy Milne, Marsha Harman

I started working on the script about a year ago. This was the high point of the process.