Rite Out Loud is Austin Scottish Rite Theater’s ongoing Staged Reading Series.  On Fri, Nov 22 at 8pm, Rite Out Loud presents “Lyla School” by Brian Kettler. It’s the story of two friends driven apart when a violent event occurs during a process-drama simulation. After 20 years, Mary and Ahmed reunite.  Then from Dec 7 through 15, Scottish Rite presents “A Christmas Carol -Reduced, Reused & Recycled.”