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Monday | Examiner

Pash sees Scrooge in new light

Launceston Youth Theatre Ensemble's A Christmas Carol cast members, front: Luke Pash , Finnley Willmott , Hamish White and Phoebe Meyer .

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

The Westmorland Gazette: G : Author Charles Dickens, aged 47

HOMELESS people in Lancaster are to take their unique version of a Dickens classic story on tour, thanks to A 13,000 European Social Fund cash.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Hudson Reporter

The best of times? Fulop's first year is straight out of a Dickens novel

When Charles Dickens wrote the opening line to his classic novel "A Tale of Two Cities," he did not have Jersey City in mind.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Tallmadge Express

'Oliver!' concludes Porthouse's summer season

Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University's outdoor, summer theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, concludes its 46th season with "Oliver!" Directed by Porthouse Theatre artistic director Terri Kent, "Oliver!" includes musical numbers such as "Consider Yourself," "Who Will Buy," and "I'd Do Anything."

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Heartland Institute

Two Tales of a City: How Detroit Transcended Ideology to Reform Pensions

" I see a beautiful city and a brilliant people rising from this abyss." - Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities Traveling through suburban Detroit, a sprawling city of 143 square miles whose population has dropped from nearly two million to less than 700,000, you can often imagine you are in rural Tennessee.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Kathmandu: The good

How better to describe the two sides of the tourism coin that Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, is built upon than the opening line of Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities? In five years of travelling I have never visited a city so divided socially, geographically or culturally by foreign money.

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Related Topix: Nepal, World News, Asia, Vocal, Travel

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 7/20/2014

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sheffield Star

SLIDESHOW: Oliver leaves them begging for more in Crowle

Oliver is a British musical, with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart. It is based upon the novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Virginia Stage Company Announces Christmas in July One-Day Sale

Virginia Stage Company will offer a one-day advance sale to purchase A Christmas Carol tickets for 20% off adult tickets.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

What the Dickens Orlando flash-mob contest

As part of the "What the Dickens Orlando" celebration, a cash prize of $5,000 is being offered to the best video of a musically staged performance, without being previously publicly announced, in a public space where people wandering by will be surprised by the performance.

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Apollo Duck

For Sale: The Esplanade Ventnor Isle of Wight

This one bedroom beachfront apartment has been recently refurbished by its current owner and enjoys fabulous bay views.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Courier News

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Nancy West knits while standing in front of the Spinnery during the annual Bastille Day in Frenchtown.

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ComingSoon.net

Mortal Kombat: Legacy's Kevin Tancharoen Takes The Guns of Christmas Past

"Mortal Kombat: Legacy" helmer Kevin Tancharoen has lined up a new feature film with The Guns of Christmas Past , a contemporary take on the Charles Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol".

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Christmas, Vocal, Movies, Entertainment

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Importance of Being Solvent

"Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen [pounds] nineteen [shillings] and six [pence], result happiness," opines the character Wilkins Micawber in Charles Dickens's David Copperfield.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

MarketWatch

Want financial freedom? Get your living expenses under control

"Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen [pounds] nineteen [shillings] and six [pence], result happiness," opines the character Wilkins Micawber in Charles Dickens's David Copperfield.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Help Everyone Enjoy 'Some More' With MCT's 'Oliver!'

The Methacton Community Theater invites the public to attend its next major performance in its summer musical series.

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Daily Dispatch

'Oliver!' begins tonight

The Henderson Rec Players will present performances of the musical "Oliver!" through the end of the week, starting with an 8 p.m. showing tonight at the E.M. Rollins Elementary School auditorium.

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Buenos Aires Herald

Independence Day

Yesterday was not a landmark Independence Day like the 200th anniversary now only two years away but by no means was it a routine celebration - if Charles Dickens began A Tale of Two Cities with the famous line: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times," there was something of that spirit yesterday.

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Yeovil Express

Eastenders theme tune man Simon May helps Tatworth Primary School youngsters

Simon May, who is known for writing the Eastenders theme tune, helped children with final preparations for their show, Smike, based on the story of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Groong

Iran, Armenia To Stage Oliver Twist

IRAN, ARMENIA TO STAGE OLIVER TWIST Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA, Iran July 7 2014 Tehran, July 7, IRNA -- Iranian director Asghar Khalili said an Armenian Choir will accompany his troupe in staging an adaptation of Charles DickensË~HsË~HOliver TwistË~H.

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