Remember the simple wonders of story time? Resurrect this childhood pleasure with Stories on Stage, a theater company that takes storytelling to a new, more mature level sans the footie pj’s and picture books. Add professional actors and highly acclaimed literature like The Girls by Joy Williams, Before by Gary Schanbacher, and The Cousins by Joyce Carol Oates. With themes about family dynamics and the complexities of human nature, these contemporary short stories are gripping and thought-provoking. Sun 1:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.