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  1. Harris Center Hosts an Evening with Peter Coyote TonightRead the original story

    21 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    He's a man of many talents - respected actor, Emmy award-winning narrator, distinguished writer, and activist, along with being a songwriter, guitarist and singer. Now Peter Coyote comes to Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom to share his reflections on a life that includes "doing the Sixties" in San Francisco and chairing the California Arts Council in the '70s as an appointee of then and now Governor Jerry Brown.

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  2. Production of the New Hyundai i30 Ramps UpRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Auto Channel

    January 28, 2015: Hyundai Motor this month has begun production of the latest version of its European top-seller, the New i30, at its European production facility, Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech , in NoA ovice, Czech Republic. New i30 follows the company's strategy to create cars that are tailored to the needs of European customers.

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  3. Los Altos Stage Company Presents Maple and Vine, Now thru 2/22Read the original story

    21 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Los Altos Stage Company presents the third play of our 2014/2015 Season, a dark comedy by playwright Jordan Harrison that explores our absurd adoration of yesteryear and the lengths we will go to escape our present-day realities. Maple & Vine opens tonight, January 29 and runs through February 22 at the Bus Barn Theater in Los Altos.

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  4. FSCJ Artist Series Presents Puccini's la Boheme, Beginning TonightRead the original story

    21 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Puccini's La Boheme Opera will be performed at Jacksonville's Times-Union Center's Moran Theater tonight, January 29, 2015 at 7:30PM for one show only. Teatro Lirico D'Europa's production of Puccini's La Boheme is a full-scale production of one of the most popular operas in the entire history of opera.

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  5. Western Cowboy Life Inspires New Book of PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | PRWeb

    Written over a period of 50 years, the new book of poetry by Ramona Cugnini , " Loveknots to Lariats " , makes use of a wide range of themes including love, life and cowboys. Cugnini's poetry collection is divided into six sections, progressing in theme from love to cowboy poetry - alluding to the title of the book.

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  6. Save Lolita sparks art murals and protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Beacon

    The five ton jade Buddha exhibiting at Ichimura Miami-Japanese Garden until Feb. 8 wasn't the only massive display at the event. "This was painted in honor of the whale that's here [Miami Seaquarium]," said Gray, 28. "She's been here for 45 years and I painted this in honor of her situation."

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  7. 'India's decision to recriminalise homosexuality a backward move'Read the original story

    22 min ago | Nerve News

    Jaipur, Jan 29 - Of the six novels Welsh author Sarah Waters has written, five have lesbian couples as protagonists and for someone who has championed gay rights through her writings, she was extremely disappointed, like several others, with the Supreme Court's 2013 order recriminalising homosexuality. It was very disappointing to know that they were again recriminalised.

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  8. Tour of Peter and the Starcatcher Launches TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Playbill

    Phoenix Entertainment's non-Equity tour of Peter and the Starcatcher kicks off in New Haven, CT, Jan. 29 at the Shubert Theater. The tour cast features Bryan Welnicki , Joe Beuerlein , Aisling Halpin , James Crichton , Thomas Demarcus , Tim Hackney , Andy Ingalls , Nick Lehan , Gabe Martinez , Mickey Rafalski , Shaun Rice , Andrew Sklar , Marc Cornes, Magarin Hobson, Nic Marrone and Elizabeth Wyld.

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  9. Highland Park ISD parent calls book - socialist, Marxist'Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    A parent challenging the use of a nonfiction book about poverty in Highland Park ISD says it is a "socialist, Marxist book" taught with a political agenda. Meg Bakich, a University Park mother of five, told an online talk show recently that she objects to the use of the book, The Working Poor: Invisible in America, in an Advanced Placement English class for college-level high school juniors.

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  10. Stage preview: Quantum brings the comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    It's par for the course for stand-up comedians: riff on their ethnicity, share life experiences, morph into characters and generally work out the question, "Where do I fit in?," in front of live audiences. The best comedians are not only good for a laugh, but they leave an essential part of themselves in our consciousness.

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  11. Wanted: Host familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Daily Herald

    "We have had only two male students apply for the exchange program," coordinator Rick Hanser said. "As in the past, the students will be scheduled to arrive in late July and return to Germany early December.

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  12. Pittsburgh Public Theater's Ted Pappas wanted to see 'My Fair Lady' -- so he's putting it on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The Pittsburgh Public Theater has been known to go big when it comes to musicals, and the classic Lerner & Loewe show "My Fair Lady" is its biggest yet. When: Through Feb. 22. 7 p.m. Tuesday; 8 p.m. Wednesday-Friday ; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday.

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    At last year's Cleveland International Film Fest, "Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine" won two awards on its way to critical acclaim; it's being released in theaters next month The Cleveland International Film Fest is still about two months away. But the staff is hard at work and has been for some time.

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  14. Bollywood excuse helps Hobart stalker avoid convictionRead the original story

    39 min ago | ABC News

    A Hobart magistrate has taken into account the cultural background of a man who said Bollywood films encouraged his stalking. The 32-year-old security guard maintained Bollywood movies contributed to his belief a woman would eventually fall in love with a man if he pursued her enough.

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  15. Science Central provides some grown-up intrigue with 'murder' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    WHAT: Science Central's "Mystery at the Museum, My Cold-Hearted Valentine" invites audience members to solve the "crime" as museum staff portray suspects. COST: Preregistration tickets to the event are $20 per person or $35 per couple.

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  16. 2 plays tie for first in Civic Theatre's playwright festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... Seed. The festival will take place May 29-31 at the Parkview Physician's Group ArtsLab theater in the Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St. The competition is open to current or former residents of Indiana and to those living within a ...

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  17. Playtime: a oeKunstler,a at it againRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Lawyers as the butt of jokes and lawyers as the defenders of freedom. It's all in Jeffrey Sweet's play, "Kunstler," which profiles one of the most controversial American trial attorneys of the second half of the 20th century.

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  18. Short Takes: IPFW plans honor band weekend, holds printmaking exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... exchange portfolios in contemporary printmaking are on display through March 1 at the Visual Arts Gallery at IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. The exhibition features prints from more than 10 exchange edition portfolios that associate professor ...

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  19. Lincoln Center Education Showcases Kenan Fellows This WeekendRead the original story

    40 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Kenan Fellows studying arts and education with Lincoln Center Education will present their work this weekend, January 29 - 31, 2015 at the Clark Studio Theater at Lincoln Center Education, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, Rose Building, 7th Floor. Free Admission.

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  20. For Write A House winner, Detroit feels like homeRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Detroit News

    ... Uber and Lyft and friend services. As the first Write A House recipient, she's a bit of a celebrity within Detroit's arts community and her presence here seems to bring out the helpful side of Detroiters she meets. She's been stunned by the reach of ...

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