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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 23, 2016bank robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambu
This day in history, May 23, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
bank robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, Louisiana. In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English. In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambushrobbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, La.On this date:In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English.In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambushrobbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, La.On this date:In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English.In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambushrobbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, La.On this date:In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English.In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII... Read more
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The Star
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambushrobbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in
Bonnie and Clyde killed in police ambush
The Star / Posted yesterday
robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, La.On this date:In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English.In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacBarrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Par
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, Louisiana. On this date: In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English. In 1533, the marriage of England's King Henry VIII... Read more
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examiner.com
Soundtrack interview: Jason Graves unleashes the beast in ‘Far Cry Primal’of music for the “Blazing Angles” and “Silent Hunter” franchises. Before that I
Soundtrack interview: Jason Graves unleashes the beast in ‘Far Cry Primal’
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
of music for the “Blazing Angles” and “Silent Hunter” franchises. Before that I did a lot of sword and sandals games, like “Joan of Arc” and “Rise and Fall.” And, of course, “Tomb Raider” is pretty much modern day. “The Order: 1886” was, well, in... Read more
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examiner.com
Famous women of the Middle Ages: Christine de Pizanfought against the Constable of France, Charles d’Albret, Comte de Dreux. Chris
Famous women of the Middle Ages: Christine de Pizan
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
fought against the Constable of France, Charles d’Albret, Comte de Dreux. Christine De Pizan did not write all that much during that time. Her last written work was about Joan of Arc. Christine de Pizan died around 1430-1431; exact date is not kn... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historycontestant Ken Jennings is 42. Actor-comedian Tim Robinson is 35. Folk/pop sing
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
contestant Ken Jennings is 42. Actor-comedian Tim Robinson is 35. Folk/pop singer/songwriter Sarah Jarosz is 25. In 1430, Joan of Arc was captured by the Burgundians, who sold her to the English. In 1533, the marriage of England’s King Henry VIII... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How I Made It: Universal TV President Bela Bajaria embraces East and Westthe offer of an executive position. "You have to put yourself out there because
How I Made It: Universal TV President Bela Bajaria embraces East and West
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
the offer of an executive position. "You have to put yourself out there because you don’t know who is paying attention." Joan of Arc: Bajaria was promoted by early 2002 to run CBS' entire movies and miniseries division after working on big... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Tritons take Timberwolves 5-4Barrie on Friday. The Tritons won a squeaker 5-4 in the bottom of the seventh.
Tritons take Timberwolves 5-4
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
Barrie on Friday. The Tritons won a squeaker 5-4 in the bottom of the seventh. Both teams move on to the Georgian Bay Secondary School Association finals on Wednesday at the same field against the St. Joe's Panthers and the St. Joan of Arc Kni... Read more
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Billboard
David Byrne's Next Project? A Joan of Arc Musicalfrontman David Byrne is taking on a new endeavor. He’s back at it with musical
David Byrne's Next Project? A Joan of Arc Musical
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
frontman David Byrne is taking on a new endeavor. He’s back at it with musical theater, turning the 15th century story of Joan of Arc's life into an off-Broadway musical. “Everyone certainly knows how it ends, which I like,” Byrne explained in a... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Jags have biteThe St. Joan of Arc Knights and the St. Joseph's Jaguars competed Thursday for
Jags have bite
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
The St. Joan of Arc Knights and the St. Joseph's Jaguars competed Thursday for the Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County (CSASC) baseball championship at Lennox Park in south-end Barrie. The Jaguars would claim the title with a 4-1 win. Both... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
St. Joseph's walks it offJoseph’s Jaguars, missing a good chunk of their regulars, managed to come from
St. Joseph's walks it off
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
Joseph’s Jaguars, missing a good chunk of their regulars, managed to come from behind and walk off – literally – the St. Joan of Arc Knights, 7-6, in Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County (CSASC) slo-pitch action to remain perfect on the... Read more
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NBC New York
The Public Theater's New Season Brings Big StarsDavid Byrne will reunite with his "Here Lies Love" director Alex Timbers for "S
The Public Theater's New Season Brings Big Stars
NBC New York / Posted 4 days ago
David Byrne will reunite with his "Here Lies Love" director Alex Timbers for "Saint Joan" -- a new rock musical based on Joan of Arc. The production begins previews on Valentine's Day, and closes March 19. John Leguizamo will bring his new solo... Read more
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Pitchfork
David Byrne Wrote a Musical About Joan of ArcSaint Joan. Set for premiere at the Public Theater in New York City on February
David Byrne Wrote a Musical About Joan of Arc
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
Saint Joan. Set for premiere at the Public Theater in New York City on February 14, 2017, it will tell the story of Joan of Arc. In an email to fans, Byrne wrote, it will have “almost all contemporary music with very little spoken text.” He... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Knights, Jaguars meet for titleof Barrie schools will tangle for the Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe Count
Knights, Jaguars meet for title
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
of Barrie schools will tangle for the Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County (CSASC) baseball title, Thursday. The St. Joan of Arc Knights and the St. Joseph's Jaguars boys baseball teams will meet at 2:30 p.m. at the lower field at Lennox Park... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Three soccer titles up for grabsThree Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County (CSASC) soccer champions will
Three soccer titles up for grabs
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
Three Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County (CSASC) soccer champions will be crowned on Thursday. The St. Joan of Arc Knights will travel to St. Peter's in south-end Barrie to face the Panthers at 9:30 a.m. for the senior girls 'AA' title. The... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
New books celebrate diversityand Ting: Not Exactly the Same!” by Grace Lin; “See No Color” by Shannon Gibney
New books celebrate diversity
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 5 days ago
and Ting: Not Exactly the Same!” by Grace Lin; “See No Color” by Shannon Gibney, “Girls Who Rocked the World: Heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa” by Michelle Roehm McCann, “Growing Up Pedro” by Matt Tavres and more. “The books purchased... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Belladonna of Sadnesshe proves too compelling. Once empowered, she leads the village into freaky flo
Belladonna of Sadness
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 5 days ago
he proves too compelling. Once empowered, she leads the village into freaky flower orgies, and later — like her namesake Joan of Arc and other reputed witchy women — she is destroyed (or is she?) at the burning stake. But you won’t be watching... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Sting of defeatBarrie's St. Joan of Arc Knights battled Tottenham's St. Thomas Aquinas Stinger
Sting of defeat
Barrie Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
Barrie's St. Joan of Arc Knights battled Tottenham's St. Thomas Aquinas Stingers during Tuesday's Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County (CSASC) junior boys rugby championship at St. Joan of Arc Field. The Knights would come away with a 27-15... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Writer to speak at Dubbo libraryraising four children and marrying twice. "His journal started with a quote fr
Writer to speak at Dubbo library
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
raising four children and marrying twice. "His journal started with a quote from the author Frederic Schiller's book on Joan of Arc," Dr Reynolds said. "He was very educated and travelled with several of Anthony Trollope's books." Dr Reynolds... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Knights march onThere was no tomorrow for the St. Joan of Arc Knights. So they came out with a
Knights march on
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
There was no tomorrow for the St. Joan of Arc Knights. So they came out with arguably their best effort of the season. The senior girls soccer team edged the St. Joseph’s Jaguars, 2-1, on Monday in the Catholic School Athletics of Simcoe County... Read more
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Island Packet
Third graders participate in annaul Living Wax Museum at St. Gregory the Great Catholic SchoolBennett Cobb, 9, right, portraying St. Aidan of Lindisfarne, and Karoline Rusti
Third graders participate in annaul Living Wax Museum at St. Gregory the Great Catholic School
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
Bennett Cobb, 9, right, portraying St. Aidan of Lindisfarne, and Karoline Rustid, 9, portraying St. Joan of Arc present their saints to schoolmates during the 7th annual Living Wax Museum on Monday, May 16, 2016 at St. Gregory the Great Catholic... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 16, 2016the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands h
This day in history, May 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire. In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV. In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Ara
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
ratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire.In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV.In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Ara
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 days ago
ratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire.In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV.In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Ara
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
ratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire.In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV.In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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The Star
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent pieceratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Ara
Congress authorized minting of first 5-cent piece
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
ratified the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire.In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV.In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacthe Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands h
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire. In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV. In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historythe Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands h
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which concerned postwar partitioning of Arab lands held by the Ottoman Empire. In 1920, Joan of Arc was canonized by Pope Benedict XV. In 1939, the federal government began its first food stamp program in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Helen Castor tells Joan of Arc's story Helen looked for the girl behind the myth of Joan of Arc, the condemned heret
Helen Castor tells Joan of Arc's story
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Helen looked for the girl behind the myth of Joan of Arc, the condemned heretic who became a saint. Helen's study of powerful historical women, She-Devils was adapted for TV by the BBC. Now she's told the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Computer controversy won’t dieMarcos Jr. in the vice presidential race. Marcos is locked in a tight contest
Computer controversy won’t die
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Marcos Jr. in the vice presidential race. Marcos is locked in a tight contest with Robredo, touted as a sort of a Joan of Arc by Malacañang that has pulled all stops to thwart the attempt by the namesake son of the late Philippine dictator... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Castle Club plans trip of churches and chocolatethree churches to learn about the history and architecture of these unique plac
Castle Club plans trip of churches and chocolate
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
three churches to learn about the history and architecture of these unique places of worship. Castle Club will visit St. Joan of Arc Chapel, perhaps the only medieval structure in the Western Hemisphere, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, which has an... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 by Adam Hochschild – reviewAfter Hitler grabbed power, promising deliverance to his reeling people, the Ca
Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 by Adam Hochschild – review
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
After Hitler grabbed power, promising deliverance to his reeling people, the Canadian prime minister compared him to Joan of Arc. The Führer was wooing admirers among Spanish generals, English nobility and American oligarchs, all threatened... Read more
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Daily Star
Watch the bizarre moment a spear sinks a drone from the sky at a medieval festivalin southern Italy, thanks to a decree ordering the village's elderly and dwindl
Watch the bizarre moment a spear sinks a drone from the sky at a medieval festival
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
in southern Italy, thanks to a decree ordering the village's elderly and dwindling population to stay healthy through regular health check-ups -- a Medieval Joan of Arc Devotional Ring with Casket Medieval Joan of Arc Devotional Ring with... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
The chance to honor a local heroinestatues in New York City that honor historic women. Reportedly, there are just
The chance to honor a local heroine
Times Newsweekly / Posted 12 days ago
statues in New York City that honor historic women. Reportedly, there are just five — all of them in Manhattan — honoring Joan of Arc, Eleanor Roosevelt, Gertrude Stein, Golda Meir and Harriet Tubman. The former Civic Virtue site represents... Read more
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The Christian Post
Hollywood's Strong Women Miss Real Feminine StrengthEric Metaxas tells of seven women in his terrific book by that name. My daughte
Hollywood's Strong Women Miss Real Feminine Strength
The Christian Post / Posted 12 days ago
Eric Metaxas tells of seven women in his terrific book by that name. My daughter loved the chapters on Mother Theresa and Joan of Arc in particular. But as Eric wrote in the introduction to the book, "When I consider the seven women I chose, I... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Livonia home gifted to veteran familyfor the group, said their military service — in addition to John’s medals and a
Livonia home gifted to veteran family
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
for the group, said their military service — in addition to John’s medals and awards, Nicole received the Order of St. Joan of Arc for her efforts as a family member — made them a perfect candidate. “They’re so honest and so humble ... they... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Knights looking to 'prove our worth'The St. Joan of Arc Knights will not be a top seed this year. No matter how su
Knights looking to 'prove our worth'
Barrie Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
The St. Joan of Arc Knights will not be a top seed this year. No matter how successful the senior boys rugby team has been during their limited regular season or tournament play, that just won't happen. It's a tough pill to swallow for the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Board honours talented gradsJuno-nominated musicians with international recognition and success with the ro
Board honours talented grads
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 13 days ago
Juno-nominated musicians with international recognition and success with the rock band Midway State. Fiona Fryer, from St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School in Barrie -- Fryer graduated in 2006 and is training for the 2016 Special Olympics... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Barbara Windsor on Peggy Mitchell's swan songonce and for all. "I thought I was watering down the part if I kept coming bac
Barbara Windsor on Peggy Mitchell's swan song
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
once and for all. "I thought I was watering down the part if I kept coming back the odd days. I was supposed to leave, go, Joan of Arc in front of the burning Queen Vic pub - I thought I'd get an award for that - but no, they decided to keep me,"... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Free football camp returns this monthfor its 24th year later this month in Barrie. The camp will be held Saturday,
Free football camp returns this month
Barrie Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
for its 24th year later this month in Barrie. The camp will be held Saturday, May 28 from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at St. Joan of Arc Field in south-end Barrie. There is no cost to attend the non-contact technique camp, which is open to current... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
On a missionfundraising initiatives as well as faith services, including mass celebrated by
On a mission
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 14 days ago
fundraising initiatives as well as faith services, including mass celebrated by His Eminence Thomas Cardinal Collins at St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School. We conclude this week by sending more than 100 high-school students on life-changing... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |and Mirages aircrafts fly over the Cathedral of the Holy Cross of Orleans durin
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
and Mirages aircrafts fly over the Cathedral of the Holy Cross of Orleans during the official tribute to Jeanne D'Arc (Joan of Arc) at the Johannique celebrations on May 8, 2016 in Orleans, Central France. GUILLAUME SOUVANTAFP/Getty Images A... Read more
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The Age
Next Wave: Experimental festival offers up garden of earthy delights in Ecosexual BathhousePramesti, Arts House GROUND CONTROL ★★ Rachel Perks and Bridget Balodis, Nort
Next Wave: Experimental festival offers up garden of earthy delights in Ecosexual Bathhouse
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
Pramesti, Arts House GROUND CONTROL ★★ Rachel Perks and Bridget Balodis, Northcote Town Hall THE VOICES OF JOAN OF ARC ★★★ Janie Gibson, Northcote Town Hall The biennial Next Wave Festival, devoted to experimental performance by... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Hollow Crown had some viewers wondering why Joan of Arc was from 'Oop North' | Irish Examiner Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 10:22 pm The Hollow Crown: The W
The Hollow Crown had some viewers wondering why Joan of Arc was from 'Oop North'
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, May 07, 2016 - 10:22 pm The Hollow Crown: The Wars Of The... Read more
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examiner.com
Ten of New York City's Best Parksjob. The park stretches from 72nd to 158th streets along the Hudson River. High
Ten of New York City's Best Parks
examiner.com / Posted 17 days ago
job. The park stretches from 72nd to 158th streets along the Hudson River. Highlights include Grant’s Tomb, and statues of Joan of Arc, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Robert Ray Hamilton, the great-grandson of Alexander Hamilton. This is also the park... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Podcast Episode 74: Saints, Cinemas And The TCM Film Festivalexperience that I hope everyone can have at least once. The presentation was ca
Podcast Episode 74: Saints, Cinemas And The TCM Film Festival
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
experience that I hope everyone can have at least once. The presentation was called "Voices of Light: The Passion of Joan of Arc." It was a screening of the 1928 silent film with live orchestra and chorus. It was something truly transcendent.... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Hollow Crown and the tricky question of staging the Henry VI playslater. After those gaps, the mere 47 years until the next production, at Birmin
The Hollow Crown and the tricky question of staging the Henry VI plays
The New Statesman / Posted 17 days ago
later. After those gaps, the mere 47 years until the next production, at Birmingham Rep in 1953 (starring Judi Dench as Joan of Arc), is nothing. For the first time in nearly 400 years it was possible for someone to have seen two productions of... Read more
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