Looking for something to do today? Agenda‘s got you covered:

Empty Bottle hosts local rock outfit Volcano!; Like Pioneers and Songs for Gods are also on the bill.

Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting) directs an adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein for the stage, simulcast from UK’s National Theatre at the Music Box.

Her Story Theater presents the third annual Chicago Writer’s Exchange, a community outreach arts initiative that features poetry and spoken word from local writers, including Monroe Anderson and Reader stalwart Ben Joravsky.

For more on these events and others, check out the Reader‘s daily Agenda page.