It's only natural: As the temperature rises, we look longingly to the fall.

That's what we're doing: making plans for our Fall Performing Arts Preview.

And we can't do that without your help. If your group is involved in the performing arts, let us know.

We need the event, the dates, the venue and a number for readers to call for tickets.

The deadline is Aug. 10. But don't dawdle - the sooner you get it to us, the sooner you can get back to dreaming about cooler days and a full slate of performing arts.

For theater, poetry and dance events, send the information to

Music - including jazz, classical, choral pop and country - should go to