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The Morning Call
Theater: 'The Miracle Worker' to open at Pennsylvania Playhouse•"Attention: New Visions Directors Festival," 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 and
Theater: 'The Miracle Worker' to open at Pennsylvania Playhouse
The Morning Call / Posted 46 minutes ago
•"Attention: New Visions Directors Festival," 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday, Muhlenberg College, Studio Theatre, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre & Dance, 2400 West Chew St., Allentown. Tickets: $15; $8, students.... Read more
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NJ.com
'Breaking the Waves' scores with operatic twist on von Trier filmdrama and compelling music are only enhanced by James Darrah's compact but insi
'Breaking the Waves' scores with operatic twist on von Trier film
NJ.com / Posted 7 hours ago
drama and compelling music are only enhanced by James Darrah's compact but insightful staging at Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater (with additional performances scheduled for Thursday and Saturday nights). Mazzoli's adaptation is faithful to Von... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
The 33rd annual festival rebounds after last year's flood cancellationsCharleston's MOJA Arts Festival, the city's annual celebration of African-Ameri
The 33rd annual festival rebounds after last year's flood cancellations
Charleston City Paper / Posted 13 hours ago
Charleston's MOJA Arts Festival, the city's annual celebration of African-American and Caribbean arts, started as a grassroots event in 1983, run by a volunteer committee. That group is still in effect today, and every year the festival comes... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
DSO opens season with star soloists Hilary Hahn and Lang Langa world premiere by Ferran Cruixent and two programs that surround landmark con
DSO opens season with star soloists Hilary Hahn and Lang Lang
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
a world premiere by Ferran Cruixent and two programs that surround landmark concertos by Beethoven with a healthy dose of American music. It should prove a festive start to the new campaign. On the podium, of course, will be music director... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
17 trips that can change your lifeTurkey -- Alongside the city's historic core, which includes the Hagia Sophia m
17 trips that can change your life
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
Turkey -- Alongside the city's historic core, which includes the Hagia Sophia museum (pictured) and the Blue Mosque, contemporary architecture and art, vibrant nightlife and modern cuisine live happily together. However, keep in mind that... Read more
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Variety
‘Hamilton’ Star Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Ready for His Next Coupthe playwright has come to this place, situated among the skyscrapers in Manhat
‘Hamilton’ Star Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Ready for His Next Coup
Variety / Posted yesterday
the playwright has come to this place, situated among the skyscrapers in Manhattan’s financial district, to commemorate the American founding father who inspired his Tony-winning, smash-hit, Broadway musical. Three nights earlier, on July 9, he... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
17 trips that can change your lifeTurkey -- Alongside the city's historic core, which includes the Hagia Sophia m
17 trips that can change your life
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
Turkey -- Alongside the city's historic core, which includes the Hagia Sophia museum (pictured) and the Blue Mosque, contemporary architecture and art, vibrant nightlife and modern cuisine live happily together. However, keep in mind that... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Best Of Culture 2016Day for Up has nothing to do with Gabriel Dawe’s “Plexus No. 34.” But this new
Best Of Culture 2016
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Day for Up has nothing to do with Gabriel Dawe’s “Plexus No. 34.” But this new installation at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art is an ode to all things above, which is the best way to view this piece. Suspended two stories above the atrium,... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Arts Beat for Sept. 26: The powerful Rodney King story on stage at THTCrookston at Ripton Community House History, poetry and tragedy collide when s
Arts Beat for Sept. 26: The powerful Rodney King story on stage at THT
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Crookston at Ripton Community House History, poetry and tragedy collide when stage and film actor Roger Guenveur Smith (“American Gangster,” “Malcolm X”) tackles the thorny odyssey of Rodney King, caught in the glare of the national spotlight as... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.Plains Township — Erin McClelland Stir Nightclub & Bar, Wilkes-Barre — Karaoke
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Plains Township — Erin McClelland Stir Nightclub & Bar, Wilkes-Barre — Karaoke with Tony Piazza Catskill Chill Music Festival, today through Monday. Featuring performances by Mike Gordon, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Greensky... Read more
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New Haven Independent
4 New Public Murals Enlivening Cityversion. Last Friday, Brantley and Storm, with brushes in hand, stood under th
4 New Public Murals Enlivening City
New Haven Independent / Posted 5 days ago
version. Last Friday, Brantley and Storm, with brushes in hand, stood under the four graphic banners of African American leaders of the not-so-distant past that drape down the side of the Believe in Me Empowerment Corporation (BIMEC)... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
10 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 23, 2016Rich with words and ideas, the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) invites partici
10 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 23, 2016
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 5 days ago
Rich with words and ideas, the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) invites participants to join together in examining the depth and breadth of the human experience. Free and accessible to everyone, the festival invites us to join together in examining... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events279 Bar & Grill, Wilkes-Barre — Adam McKinley American Legion Post 665, Dickso
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
279 Bar & Grill, Wilkes-Barre — Adam McKinley American Legion Post 665, Dickson City — Marilyn Kennedy Bar Louie at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Jeanne Zano Band Bartolai Winery, Falls — U4EA Breakers at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. —... Read more
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Boston Globe
What’s up, GlobeDocs?Courage can be a lonely thing, as is seen in many of the 15 features and eight
What’s up, GlobeDocs?
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Courage can be a lonely thing, as is seen in many of the 15 features and eight shorts at the second annual GlobeDocs Film Festival (Sept. 28-Oct. 2). Someone faces fear alone and vanquishes it. Then sometimes by example it spreads to others. For the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Weekend Entertainment GuideModels Trio Sambuca Grill , Scranton — Paul Ardito FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 27
Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Models Trio Sambuca Grill , Scranton — Paul Ardito FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 279 Bar & Grill, Wilkes-Barre — Adam McKinley American Legion Post 665, Dickson City — Marilyn Kennedy Bar Louie at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Jeanne Zano... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarthrough Sept. 30. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday and
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
through Sept. 30. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday and Sunday. (501) 375-2342. DRAWL SOUTHERN CONTEMPORARY ART 5208 Kavanaugh Blvd. “Woodruff County Portraits & Other Paintings,” J.O. Buckley, through Tuesday. Hours: 10... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
ArtardisDo the world a favor. Invite one of your younger friends, or someone who's neve
Artardis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Do the world a favor. Invite one of your younger friends, or someone who's never seen a a classic or contemporary play, to go with you. Take them on a trip through time and space via art. Be The Doctor. For nightlifery, check out On the Tab in... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Your weekend to weekend entertainment guideJackson's original music festival, WellsFest, brings the beat back to Jamie Fow
Your weekend to weekend entertainment guide
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
Jackson's original music festival, WellsFest, brings the beat back to Jamie Fowler Boyll Park on Saturday with a sterling lineup of top state and local bands, including blues and R&B entertainer Dexter Allen, gypsy jazz musician and Jackson native... Read more
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Daily Herald
Alice Cooper spends a night at the GeneseeSt. CharlesModern 'Butterfly' Before it returns to Broadway, see the blockbust
Alice Cooper spends a night at the Genesee
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
St. CharlesModern 'Butterfly' Before it returns to Broadway, see the blockbuster musical "Miss Saigon" in a special movie theater screening that captured its recent acclaimed London revival. The "Madama Butterfly"-inspired story reset to the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Music notes: Apple, Furlong fests packed with tunesPaige Band, the Gingers, Folkfled, Heartache Tonight and many more. See the ful
Music notes: Apple, Furlong fests packed with tunes
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Paige Band, the Gingers, Folkfled, Heartache Tonight and many more. See the full lineups and schedule at longgrove.org/festivals/apple-fest/. In downtown Long Grove, 308 Old McHenry Road. $5 per day, $10 for a three-day pass. (847) 634-0888 or... Read more
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Variety
San Sebastian: Fandango Picks Up ‘Hotel Cambridge’has taken all international rights on Eliane Caffè’s “Hotel Cambridge” which wo
San Sebastian: Fandango Picks Up ‘Hotel Cambridge’
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
has taken all international rights on Eliane Caffè’s “Hotel Cambridge” which world premiered Sept. 19 at the San Sebastian Festival’s Horizontes Latinos, a Latin America showcase. The first reactions from audiences in the theater were... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Steel Beam fetes Shakespeare in 90 minutesopens Sept. 30. $30, $38. (847) 577-2121 or MetropolisArts.com.You're invited
Theater events: Steel Beam fetes Shakespeare in 90 minutes
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
opens Sept. 30. $30, $38. (847) 577-2121 or MetropolisArts.com.You're invited They're back. Tony and Tina, the Italian-American lovebirds of "Tony n' Tina's Wedding" have returned in a new production of the interactive, partly improvised... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Arts Notes: Friday Musicale has opening for executive directorshow, a performance of “Oklahoma!.” The dinner will be at Raintree Restaurant,
Arts Notes: Friday Musicale has opening for executive director
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
show, a performance of “Oklahoma!.” The dinner will be at Raintree Restaurant, which is at 102 San Marco Ave., next to the theater. Seatings will be at 5:15, 5:45 and 6:15 p.m. The performance will be at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $60, can be... Read more
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Daily Press
Fall performing arts preview: Jay Leno, opera and more on stage around the PeninsulaA Musical Tribute The Virginia Symphony Orchestra will pay tribute to the Newp
Fall performing arts preview: Jay Leno, opera and more on stage around the Peninsula
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
A Musical Tribute The Virginia Symphony Orchestra will pay tribute to the Newport News born Fitzgerald and her jazz contemporary Armstrong for two nights. The first performance will be at 8 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Ferguson Center. The second... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Edward Albee, 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' playwright who taught at UH, diesThomas, became ill. Thomas died in 2005. Steve Wallace, a former director of t
Edward Albee, 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' playwright who taught at UH, dies
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Thomas, became ill. Thomas died in 2005. Steve Wallace, a former director of the University of Houston's School of Theater and Dance, said Albee considered Houston a haven away from the crowds and critics back East. "He saw Houston as a... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
29 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next Seven Daysto Burn. Friday, Sept. 16. 8 p.m. The Flycatcher, 340 E. 6th St. $7. 21+. clic
29 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next Seven Days
Tucson Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
to Burn. Friday, Sept. 16. 8 p.m. The Flycatcher, 340 E. 6th St. $7. 21+. click to enlarge15th Annual Roasted Chile Festival: Green corn tamales. Pork tacos. Salsa. Green Chile Cornbread. Green enchilada sauce. Challenge yourself to make... Read more
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Variety
‘The Big Bang Theory’ Star Simon Helberg to Receive Auteur Award at San Diego Film FestivalThe San Diego International Film Festival revealed that actor and filmmaker Sim
‘The Big Bang Theory’ Star Simon Helberg to Receive Auteur Award at San Diego Film Festival
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
The San Diego International Film Festival revealed that actor and filmmaker Simon Helberg will receive its 2016 Auteur Award. The trophy will be presented Sept 29th at The Night of the Stars Tribute at the Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla. In... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Calendar Sept. 16–22DIXIEFEST, doors 6 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., with Clyde and the Milltai
Calendar Sept. 16–22
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
DIXIEFEST, doors 6 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., with Clyde and the Milltailers, If I Fail, Larren and Shea, Obtuse, Ryan Harrison, Tyler Hawkins, and As If performing as Blink 182, $15–$20, 773-1775, mesatheater.com. HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarand ages 62 and older, $8; children 6-17, $6; active military and children unde
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
and ages 62 and older, $8; children 6-17, $6; active military and children under 6, free. (501) 374-4242. DRAWL SOUTHERN CONTEMPORARY ART 5208 Kavanaugh Blvd. "Woodruff County Portraits & Other Paintings," J.O. Buckley, through Sept. 27. Hours:... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
People powersocial media-saturated life. $30. Thu 7pm. Fri & Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm. thru Sept. 2
People power
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
social media-saturated life. $30. Thu 7pm. Fri & Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm. thru Sept. 24. 1127 Market St. www.sfplayhouse.org Arts Festival @ Yerba Buena Gardens Weekend outdoor concerts of music, dance, poetry and more, thru October. Mission St. at 4th.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Art fairs, Oktoberfests, fall fests dominate weekenda pie-eating contest and historical re-enactors; open air market; car show on S
Fairs & fests: Art fairs, Oktoberfests, fall fests dominate weekend
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
a pie-eating contest and historical re-enactors; open air market; car show on Sunday; and live entertainment each day. Festival food, beer and wine. Free. fallfestdesplaines.com. Gurnee Touch-a-Truck: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, at the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Meeting Great Expectationstidings of great joy from Toronto, dear moviegoers. The news from this year's e
Meeting Great Expectations
Boise Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
tidings of great joy from Toronto, dear moviegoers. The news from this year's edition of the Toronto International Film Festival is good. Just as a cooling rain swept across Lake Ontario, pushing out a late summer mugginess from the great... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Silk Screen Asian American Film FestivalPittsburgh’s , newly moved to September, returns for its 11th year, beginning F
Silk Screen Asian American Film Festival
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 14 days ago
Pittsburgh’s , newly moved to September, returns for its 11th year, beginning Fri., Sept. 16, and running for 10 days. The festival will present more than two dozen films, recent features from Asia, the Middle... Read more
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Boise Weekly
TIFF 2016: The Birth of a Nation Is As Magnificent As It is ControversialNation is a magnificent film. Proof of that assertion came at its North America
TIFF 2016: The Birth of a Nation Is As Magnificent As It is Controversial
Boise Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
Nation is a magnificent film. Proof of that assertion came at its North America premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, where audience members honored the it with a standing ovation as the credits rolled. The cheers at Toronto's Winter... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The CIFET returns as CIFCETThe Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre (CIF
The CIFET returns as CIFCET
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
The Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre (CIFCET) 20-30 September 2016. Save for one interruption in 1990, when its third edition was cancelled on account of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, the annual Cairo... Read more
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Washington Post
For Nate Parker and ‘Birth of a Nation,’ separating artist from the art may be impossibleof “The Birth of a Nation,” which is slated for highly anticipated screenings t
For Nate Parker and ‘Birth of a Nation,’ separating artist from the art may be impossible
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
of “The Birth of a Nation,” which is slated for highly anticipated screenings this week at the Toronto International Film Festival. It was not just the narrative told by the period drama, based on the true story of Nat Turner’s 1831 slave... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly Fringe: 7 free shows to see at the festivalFrom dance to theater, comedy to live music, visual-art presentations to movie
Philly Fringe: 7 free shows to see at the festival
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
From dance to theater, comedy to live music, visual-art presentations to movie screenings and more, multiple entertainment options abound every night at the Fringe Festival, through Sept. 24. With so many things to choose from, where is a Fringe... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly Fringe: 7 free shows to see at the festivalFrom dance to theater, comedy to live music, visual-art presentations to movie
Philly Fringe: 7 free shows to see at the festival
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
From dance to theater, comedy to live music, visual-art presentations to movie screenings and more, multiple entertainment options abound every night at the Fringe Festival, through Sept. 24. With so many things to choose from, where is a Fringe... Read more
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DW
Grab your tux for Europe's top classical music festivals |Richard Wagner set his festival far off the beaten track - in Bayreuth, where t
Grab your tux for Europe's top classical music festivals |
DW / Posted 20 days ago
Richard Wagner set his festival far off the beaten track - in Bayreuth, where there is one theme only: Wagner and his works. First applied in 1876, that principle remains in place today. Germany's top summer classical event attracts many celebrities... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarMonday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday and Sunday. (501) 375-2342. CLINTON PRESID
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday and Sunday. (501) 375-2342. CLINTON PRESIDENTIAL CENTER 1200 President Clinton Ave. "American Champions: The Quest for Olympic Glory," through Sunday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Calendar of entertainment events in the Peoria areaMuseum Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington St., peoriariverfrontmuseum.org or
Calendar of entertainment events in the Peoria area
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 20 days ago
Museum Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington St., peoriariverfrontmuseum.org or call 686-7000. The Giant Screen Theater serves beer and wine. Giant Screen Theater: Educational films: "Journey to Space 3D," "National Parks 3D... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Powerful drama, recognizable tunesknown for his versatile singing ability and style that allow him to cross betwe
Powerful drama, recognizable tunes
Minot Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
known for his versatile singing ability and style that allow him to cross between genres from classical repertoire to pop, contemporary and Broadway. Preacely, from Lexington, Ky., has performed with many major and regional opera houses and... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Big and bountifulsocial media-saturated life. $30. Thu 7pm. Fri & Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm. thru Sept. 2
Big and bountiful
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
social media-saturated life. $30. Thu 7pm. Fri & Sat 8pm. Sun 2pm. thru Sept. 24. 1127 Market St. www.sfplayhouse.org Arts Festival @ Yerba Buena Gardens Weekend outdoor concerts of music, dance, poetry and more, thru October. Mission St. at 4th.... Read more
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Columbus Alive
Fall Arts Guideof the city’s flagship performing arts organizations joined forces for a unique
Fall Arts Guide
Columbus Alive / Posted 20 days ago
of the city’s flagship performing arts organizations joined forces for a unique and massive mélange of music, dance and theater. This fall, BalletMet Columbus, Opera Columbus and the Columbus Symphony Orchestra will present “Twisted 2,” with... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Havana's Countertenors Festival and Competition Enriching CultureAn interview with Isabelle Hernandez, producer of the Countertenors Festival an
Havana's Countertenors Festival and Competition Enriching Culture
Radio Angulo / Posted 21 days ago
An interview with Isabelle Hernandez, producer of the Countertenors Festival and Competition, organized by the Leo Brouwer Office lead us to know of the Festival and Competition of Countertenors to enriching our culture. Darryl Taylor of the U.S.... Read more
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ajc.com
Best places in the South: Weekend in Greensboro and Winston-SalemLocated within the restored historic district of Old Salem, the tavern speciali
Best places in the South: Weekend in Greensboro and Winston-Salem
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
Located within the restored historic district of Old Salem, the tavern specializes in 18th and 19th century fare with a contemporary edge. Waitstaff clad in Moravian attire serve dishes straight from nearby gardens and farms, so expect to see... Read more
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Irish Central
Highlights of 2016 New York’s 1st - world’s only festival devoted to contemporary Irish playwrightsNow in its ninth successful year, New York's 1st Irish Theatre Festival is grow
Highlights of 2016 New York’s 1st - world’s only festival devoted to contemporary Irish playwrights
Irish Central / Posted 22 days ago
Now in its ninth successful year, New York's 1st Irish Theatre Festival is growing rapidly. Expanding its presentations into Chicago and Connecticut, this year will be its biggest and best to date. Cahir O'Doherty previews the Irish festival that now... Read more
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Times News
Professional circus school coming to Phillyhigher-education schools where more experienced students can elevate their art,
Professional circus school coming to Philly
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
higher-education schools where more experienced students can elevate their art, said Amy Cohen, executive director of the American Circus Educators Association. “Circus artists, like any artists, build their value through years of in-depth... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
9 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 2, 2016Antonio García Noguera captures the expressions of a variety of cultures, races
9 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 2, 2016
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 26 days ago
Antonio García Noguera captures the expressions of a variety of cultures, races, and social classes in this exhibition of contemporary portraiture. Marco Antonio was born in 1992 in Mérida, Venezuela. He began drawing as soon as he could grab a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Studs Terkel Radio Archive is a wealth of American history in the makingand create their own audio response in storytelling that connects Studs' conver
Studs Terkel Radio Archive is a wealth of American history in the making
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
and create their own audio response in storytelling that connects Studs' conversations or programs from the past with the contemporary world." There is also the hope that "we can spur new partnerships with more media organizations or artists or... Read more
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