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1 hr ago | Sheffield Star

Sheffield university student revives lost Broadway musical

A forgotten Broadway musical will get its European premiere after a University of Sheffield student worked through boxes of neglected manuscripts to reconstruct the score, which has not been heard anywhere in the world since 1962.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Gypsy, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Journalism, New York

5 hrs ago | KFVS12

Lincoln Log Cabin marks poetry month with speaker

Author Dan Guillory is scheduled to give a program of poems, notes and stories at the site's Visitor Center Auditorium on April 26. He is an emeritus professor of English at Millikin University in Decatur and the author of "The Lincoln Poems."


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Arts, Poetry, Millikin University

Wed Apr 16, 2014

force/collision Presents Jarman (All this Maddening Beauty), Now thru 4/27

Inspired by queer avant-garde artist, activist and filmmaker, Jarman invades the mind and artistic aesthetic of Derek Jarman to create a poetic and visually dynamic mash-up of video and live performance.


Related Topix: Western, Drama Movies, Blue, The Tempest, Edward II, Caravaggio, Wittgenstein, San Francisco, CA

The Orlando Sentinel

Require unanimity from capital case juries: Editorial

First lady Mary Todd Lincoln once confessed that her "evil genius Procrastination has whispered me to tarry 'til a more convenient season."


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Tallahassee, FL, Death Penalty, Opinion

National Public Radio

'Paul Robeson' Playwright Phillip Hayes Dean Dies

Phillip Hayes Dean, a playwright, director and theater actor who wrote the play "Paul Robeson" that starred James Earl Jones on Broadway in 1978, has died in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Paul Robeson, Drama Movies, Theater, Arts, Celebrities, James Earl Jones

Star Phoenix

Cornwall stabbing not gang-related, say Regina police

It's time for federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to "go back to the future" to find a lasting solution to the crisis in the grain transportation sector.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Paul Robeson, Drama Movies, Celebrities, James Earl Jones, North America, Canada, World News

Dallas Observer

Ochre House Gets Hip to '50s Comic Lord Buckley with The Passing Show

Hipster, flipsters and finger-poppin' daddies, it's time to slip your orbs toward one Lord Buckley.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Drama Movies, Sinatra, Matthew Posey, Dallas, TX

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban Divorce Shocker: No Sex For Years...

It sounds like another Hollywood couple may be having their own version of that proverbial "seven year itch" play out for the whole world to see.


Related Topix: Australia, Star!, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

The Pleasantville Daily Voice

Happy Birthday To Pleasantville's Sean Maher

Sean Maher, an actor, best known for his role as Simon Tam in the science fiction television series "Firefly" and follow-up movie "Serenity,: was born April 16, 1975.


Related Topix: Firefly, Action TV, Entertainment, Television, Sport Movies, Brian's Song, Drama Movies, Sean Maher, Drama


Artist Unveils Final Design For Edgar Allen Poe Statue

Sculptor Stefanie Rocknak was chosen out of 265 artists to create a commemorative statue of Edgar Allen Poe to go up in the Boston neighborhood where he was born, and she has just unveiled the final design of her amazing statue.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Horror Movies, Drama Movies, The Raven

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

No room for moderates in Wisconsin GOP

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


Related Topix: US News, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Opinion

Five classic movies to watch since it's Tax Day

Today is known as Tax Day aka the day where you better get those taxes finished.


Related Topix: Al Capone, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Rod Steiger, Wall Street


We Hope This Is A 366-Year-Old Emoticon And Not A Typo

Emoticons might not be an invention of the computer age. They might be stowaways from a clever 17th century poet.


Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln

WETA-TV Arlington

Muhammad Ali's Speech at Howard University, 1967 a '

The PBS documentary The Trials of Muhammad Ali , which airs on WETA on Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10 p.m. , covers the boxing champ's struggles outside the ring during the tumultuous mid-1960s, when his refusal to serve in the military during the Vietnam War led to him being stripped of his title, and nearly cost him his freedom.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Malcolm X, Drama Movies, Howard University

Driven by ego: An analysis between 'Bonnie and Clyde' and 'Unforgiven'

Arthur Penn's " Bonnie and Clyde " is a movie that transformed American cinema as audiences know it today.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Bonnie and Clyde, Drama Movies, Western, Unforgiven, Celebrities, Clint Eastwood

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Robert De Niro And Michael Buble Honoured At Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night

Acting icon Robert De Niro and crooner Michael Buble were honoured for their philanthropic efforts at Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night on Saturday .


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Analyze This, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Raging Bull, Celebrities, Robert De Niro, Phoenix, AZ, Billy Crystal

The Star Online

City breaks for Easter

North-western fountain in the square Louis-XIII, at the center of the place des Vosges, Paris, France.


Related Topix: Life, Easter, Holidays, Drama Movies, Tropic of Cancer, Italy Travel, Travel, Rome, Italy Travel, Europe Travel, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Telling tales of the presidents

Teddy Roosevelt died in 1919. Doris Kearns Goodwin was not born until 1943, but to hear her tell it, she spent the better part of seven years living with the legendary U.S. president.


Related Topix: Books, The Bully Pulpit, Team of Rivals, Journalism, Newport News, VA, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Lincoln, Entertainment

The Age

Frankston's Motown star dies

He worked with Diana Ross, Judy Garland, Liza Minnelli and Miles Davis but trumpeter, composer and producer Gil Askey was better known to the people of Frankston as the elderly gentleman who gave his time to young musicians and could ''talk the leg off a table''.


Related Topix: Lady Sings the Blues, Drama Movies, Music!, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Diana Ross

Tickets to the Velocity of Autumn's Opening Night Now On Sale

The new 90-minute powder keg dark comedy by Eric Coble and directed by Molly Smith began performances on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 and officially opens on Monday, April 21, 2014 for a limited engagement, following a sold-out, critically acclaimed run at Washington DC's Arena Stage in the fall of 2013.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Bonnie and Clyde, Drama Movies, Estelle Parsons