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The New Statesman
Everyone behaved like a total idiot in this week’s Game of ThronesWilliam Wilberforce’s attempts. In 1796, a bill was defeated by only four votes
The New Statesman / Posted 24 minutes ago
William Wilberforce’s attempts. In 1796, a bill was defeated by only four votes: a group of abolitionist MPs went to the opera and missed the vote. Between that night at the opera and 1807, nearly 800,000 Africans were enslaved. Women such as... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Theatre festival is end to end celebrationChampion and Nadim Naaman, who is starring as Raoul in Andrew Lloyd Webber's 30
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Champion and Nadim Naaman, who is starring as Raoul in Andrew Lloyd Webber's 30th anniversary cast of The Phantom of The Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre. This year the Old Laundry celebrates 25 years of bringing top quality entertainment to the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Aug. 10: Media intent on dividing nationheart and leg surgery, many office visits (many being routine multiple follow-u
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
heart and leg surgery, many office visits (many being routine multiple follow-ups) and ER visits while often not paying a penny. Co-pays are very infrequent and small. Co-pays for our several prescriptions average about $120 per month. Further,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why Charles and Diana’s marriage was doomed from the startdinner hosted by Ronald and Nancy Reagan in 1985 As for Prince Charles, he got
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
dinner hosted by Ronald and Nancy Reagan in 1985 As for Prince Charles, he got up to dance, rather more sedately, with the operatic diva Beverly Sills. His private hope had been to dance with Diana Ross. No one at the White House that glittering... Read more
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/Film
HDTGM: A Conversation With Chopping Mall Star Kelli Maroneyof security robots go out of control. Tagline: Where Shopping Costs You an Arm
/Film / Posted 19 days ago
of security robots go out of control. Tagline: Where Shopping Costs You an Arm and a Leg!Part 1: From Shakespeare to Soap Operas Blake J. Harris: Hey, Kelli. Good afternoon! What are you up to? Kelli Maroney: Oh, [laughs] I was just sitting here... Read more
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The Seattle Times
King County Prop. 1 sales tax losing in Tuesday returnswas being rejected in Tuesday-night election returns. Proposition 1, which woul
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
was being rejected in Tuesday-night election returns. Proposition 1, which would impose a 0.1 percent sales tax — or a penny for every $10 spent — received 55 percent no votes, with 45 percent approving. The proposal was estimated to cost... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Hazard aheadChallenge apart is the ability of donors to select exactly where their money go
The New Canaan News / Posted 24 days ago
Challenge apart is the ability of donors to select exactly where their money goes, along with the knowledge that every penny will be put directly towards finding a cure. “Fundraising is unique,” said Hazard, whose team hopes to raise $200,000... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Datebook: Chagall's buoyant stage designs, an alt arts festival kicks off, photography about the borderfrom four productions: the ballet “Aleko,” Stravinsky’s “The Firebird,” Maurice
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
from four productions: the ballet “Aleko,” Stravinsky’s “The Firebird,” Maurice Ravel’s “Daphnis and Chloé” and Mozart’s opera “The Magic Flute.” Expect pure, wondrous theater. Opens Monday and runs through Jan. 7. 5905 Wilshire Blvd.,... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Finger Lakes Chorale to perform Broadway concertCommunity College, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Hopewell. “Broadway on the Edge” w
MPNnow.com / Posted 25 days ago
Community College, 3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Hopewell. “Broadway on the Edge” will feature medleys from “Phantom of the Opera,” “The Producers,” “Spamalot,” “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “Robin Hood: Men in Tights.” Soloists include Mark... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Mike and Jules Peters reach half-way point of By Your Side walkundergoing treatment, were among those who attended. Welsh tenor Rhys Meirion,
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 25 days ago
undergoing treatment, were among those who attended. Welsh tenor Rhys Meirion, who has enjoyed international success in opera and recording, has also been among the walkers. He said: “It is such a pleasure to accompany Mike and Jules on parts... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Mike and Jules Peters reach half-way point of By Your Side walkundergoing treatment, were among those who attended. Welsh tenor Rhys Meirion,
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 26 days ago
undergoing treatment, were among those who attended. Welsh tenor Rhys Meirion, who has enjoyed international success in opera and recording, has also been among the walkers. He said: “It is such a pleasure to accompany Mike and Jules on parts... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kyrie Irving could learn a thing or two from 'I Love Lucy'second fiddle to LeBron James. As great as Kyrie is, it’s LeBron’s World and th
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
second fiddle to LeBron James. As great as Kyrie is, it’s LeBron’s World and the rest of us are just watching this soap opera in it. Whether James is too bossy or Irving’s overly jealous, the bottom line is Irving wants to break up the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra announces line up for 2017-2018 seasonmusic from Star Wars, according to the release. » Nov. 17: The GPO will partne
Greeley Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
music from Star Wars, according to the release. » Nov. 17: The GPO will partner with the University of Northern Colorado Opera Theatre Program to present Little Women, a contemporary opera based on the book. Composer Mark Adamo will speak with... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Sirius building to remain standing after court rules against NSW governmentbefore deciding whether the burden of maintaining it was "undue". Consider, for
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
before deciding whether the burden of maintaining it was "undue". Consider, for instance, the Sydney Harbour Bridge or the Opera House. "The financial impost associated with such iconic heritage items might be enormous, never cease, and cause the... Read more
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