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Tony Winner Victoria Clark on Her Best-Loved Roles, from How to Succeed to Cinderella
Victoria Clark is one of Broadway's most valuable players, a star who can carry a show or bring vibrant life to a featured role .
Sun May 19, 2013
Kuttner's "Debtors' Prison": A Much-Needed Brief Against Austerity
These days the economic news reads like some strange collaboration between John Steinbeck and Eugene Ionesco, a mashup of The Grapes of Wrath and The Bald Soprano.
Fri May 17, 2013
Classic Steinbeck comes to life in Drexel Players' 'Grapes of Wrath'
Last week the Drexel community finally got to see the product of the Drexel Players' last couple months of work as they close the 2012-13 season with "The Grapes of Wrath." Preceded by two lighter performances, "The 25th Annual Putnam Country Spelling Bee" and "To Fool the Eye," the adaptation of John Steinbeck's classic is a much graver production ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
Burlington Sound of Music Festival lineup released
"I'm excited about the whole lineup from top to bottom." - David Miller, Burlington Sound of Music Festival Executive Director Rising stars onstage and fireworks in the air will highlight this year's Sound of Music Festival.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Macon Telegraph
On Dapper Day, it's cool not to be casual
They had on sneakers and sweats and packs . Young men with knee-length basketball shorts hanging off their hips shuffled alongside dads in cargo shorts and socks pulled up to their shins.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Modesto Bee
Prospect Theater Project stages 'Pygmalion'
You know the huge musical hit "My Fair Lady," right? Film and Broadway sensation with big-show songs and lavish stage productions, iconic tunes like "Wouldn't It Be Lovely," "I Could Have Danced All Night" and "On the Street Where You Live"? The upcoming Prospect Theater Project production of the play that the story is based on isn't like that.
Tue May 07, 2013
Five reasons 'Gatsby' is the great American novel
Can't wait for the new movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio as The Great Gatsby? Here are five reasons The Great Gatsby, that gaudy Roaring Twenties tale of lost love should be ranked as the great American novel Is 'The Great Gatsby' The Great American Novel? USA TODAY's Deirdre Donahue gives five reasons why F. Scott Fitzgerald's Roaring Twenties ... (more)
Thu May 02, 2013
Westport Library to host film historian
The Westport Public Library will host a talk by film historian Bill Levy on his new book, "Lest We Forget: The John Ford Stock Company ," at noon on Tuesday, May 7, in the library's McManus Room, 20 Jesup Road.
Wed May 01, 2013
May 4-5: Cloverdale Fiddle Festival at Cloverdale Fairgrounds
Before popular music became impregnated with the bizarre old-timey decree that every hot new band must have a banjo player, dress like they're associates of the Artful Dodger or whatever, and embrace the patina, but not the core, of The Grapes of Wrath , there was the Cloverdale Fiddle Festival .
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Clay burns candle at both ends
William Clay of Medlan Chapel Community has managed to combine two careers as a newspaperman and an artist for 57 years.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Colusa County Sun Herald
Bradbury's 'Fahrenheit 451' is hot topic at reading events
Elizabeth Yerxa had never read "Fahrenheit 451" until the Virginia Read committee selected the Ray Bradbury novel as this year's book.
Asolo Rep hosting auditions for talented children this...
Asolo Repertory Theatre is looking to cast four talented 10- to 12-year old children for parts in "Show Boat" and "The Grapes of Wrath." It is a paid position and auditions take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, April 28 and 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 29, at Asolo Repertory Theatre Rehearsal Hall at FSU Center for the Performing Arts, 5555 North ... (more)