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  1. Santa Cruz Library system leads social action reading programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... events through The Big Read program, sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, reading “The Grapes of Wrath” in 2012 and “War Comes Home” last year. McGrew-Frede said the Book-To-Action program comes with a ...

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  2. Henry Fonda's Acting Credentials: Awards and Highlights of Storied CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | News Max

    ... Farmer Takes a Wife" in 1935. In 1941, Fonda was nominated for an Oscar for the role of Tom Joad in "The Grapes of Wrath," and although he received many awards over the years, he didn't win an Oscar until 1982, for "On Golden Pond." His role as ...

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  3. 29 Books That Will Enrich Your Inner LiteratiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Time

    ... Wolfe): the terrible movie nonwithstanding, this book captured the self-indulgence of the 80s NYC crowd. The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck): I dare you to get into a conversation about the Great Depression without thinking of this book. I dare ...

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  4. Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Steppenwolf's the Herd with Audrey...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... theater. He won two Tony Awards in 1990 for his adaptation and direction of Steppenwolf's production of The Grapes of Wrath and was nominated for a Tony Award in 1998 for directing the musical Ragtime. He has staged operas for Chicago Opera Theatre, ...

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  5. Bibliophiles: Best-selling author Michael LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Boston.com

    ... three months ago. I'm always suspicious of great books. I think they are going to put me to sleep, but "The Grapes of Wrath" was unbelievably good. I thought maybe there is something to this great book thing and pulled down "Don Quixote." I'm only ...

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  6. The odd exercises of spring training in the modern ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | SFGate

    ... advances in training, baseball players now break down like the cars driven by Dust Bowl refugees in "The Grapes of Wrath." Pitchers' arms are as delicate as butterfly wings. Three hundred innings used to be a typical season. Now it's a typical ...

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  7. Mariachi Girl Plays the Gallo Center This WeekendRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... staged by the same creative team involved in the Gallo Center's productions of "To Kill a Mockingbird," "The Grapes of Wrath," "Tomas and the Library Lady," and "A Christmas Memory-The Musical." The musical play is produced by Gallo Center arts ...

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  8. The odd exercises of spring training in the modern ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | SFGate

    ... advances in training, baseball players now break down like the cars driven by Dust Bowl refugees in "The Grapes of Wrath." Pitchers' arms are as delicate as butterfly wings. Three hundred innings used to be a typical season. Now it's a typical ...

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  9. Misner & Smith Coming to CapStageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... production of RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN. Recently, the duo composed and performed the live music for THE GRAPES OF WRATH at Sacramento Theatre Company. www.misnerandsmith.com Josh Yenne is a musician and teacher from Sonoma County California. His main ...

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  10. Performance, panel discussion to focus on local issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Island Ad-Vantages

    Sedgwick actor Bob Burke to star in a reprise of The Grapes of Wrath, alongside a Town Hall-style discussion on the issues of poverty and hunger in the U.S., done through Opera House Arts' Living Room Project series. The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning novel, is one of the most challenged and banned books in the United States.

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  11. Beautiful's Chilina Kennedy to Release What You Find in a Bottle Album Next MonthRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has won three Broadway World Awards for her performances in Kiss Me, Kate, Jesus Christ Superstar and The Grapes of Wrath. Chilina is also a singer/songwriter and has performed her original songs to a sold out crowd at The Metropolitan Room in NYC, ...

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  12. New life for boat immortalized by SteinbeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | National Fisherman

    ... and his good friend, John Steinbeck. In 1940, amid the chaos of fame that followed the publication of The Grapes of Wrath, the celebrated author needed a break. Luckily, his best friend Ricketts needed one too, embroiled in his own relationship ...

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  13. Center Stage's Amy Herzog Festival Begins TodayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at Center Stage in Old Times and Toys in the Attic, and has numerous Broadway credits, including The Grapes of Wrath and Hedda Gabler. Other festival actors who are returning to Center Stage are Susan Rome (Mel in After the Revolution), Peter Van ...

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  14. Wake Up with BWW 3/17/2015 - it Shoulda Been You Begins and MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Before that, he directed and produced Buried Child and starred in The Grapes of Wrath. Each show earned him a Tony nomination; Sinise also accepted the 1985 Tonys Regional Theatre Award on behalf of Steppenwolf. ...

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  15. MoreRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | Art Daily

    ... 10th loan exhibition catalog for the Museum of Modern Art, a first-edition copy of Steinbeck's classic The Grapes of Wrath, and anti-Semitic and racist books. Original oil paintings by the Russian/American artist Nahum Tschacbasov (1899-1984) will ...

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  16. Henry Fonda as Tom Joad: 7 Quotes About Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | News Max

    Henry Fonda, who was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, was a celebrated actor whose career spanned decades. One of the most iconic Henry Fonda roles was that of Tom Joad in "The Grapes of Wrath."

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  17. Mariachi Girl to Play Gallo Center, 3/21-22Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... staged by the same creative team involved in the Gallo Center's productions of "To Kill a Mockingbird," "The Grapes of Wrath," "Tomas and the Library Lady," and "A Christmas Memory-The Musical." The musical play is produced by Gallo Center arts ...

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  18. Memories of Gary DarlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Art Voice

    ... that ultimately won him that season's 'Outstanding Actor in a Play' Artie. When we were doing The Grapes of Wrath [at Subversive] Gary had said that his relationship to his own mother was similar to that of Tom and Ma Jode. When he died, I couldn't ...

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  19. Northwestern Theatre in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Northwestern University

    Frank Galati's stage adaptation of John Steinbeck's Pulitzer prizewinning novel, "The Grapes of Wrath," will transport audiences back to the 1930s Dust Bowl era, when U.S. farming families struggled to survive damaging dust storms and severe droughts. Presented by Northwestern's Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts , "The Grapes of Wrath" will be the first spring Mainstage production on the University's Evanston campus.

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  20. Henry Fonda as Tom Joad: 7 Quotes About Iconic RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | News Max

    Henry Fonda, who was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, was a celebrated actor whose career spanned decades. One of the most iconic Henry Fonda roles was that of Tom Joad in "The Grapes of Wrath."

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