Dispatches from Lawrence, Kansas, where–as we reported in a blog post on July 9Urinetown composer/lyricist Mark Hollmann and Reader critic Jack Helbig are overseeing the premiere of their musical The Girl, the Grouch, and the Goat, based on a comedy by Menander.

First, a story from the Lawrence Journal-World; then, a radio report from the local NPR outlet, KCUR.