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Lake County Journal
Critic’s Choice: Smart debut for ‘October Sky’The new musical, directed and choreographed by Rachel Rockwell, wanders a bit b
Critic’s Choice: Smart debut for ‘October Sky’
Lake County Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The new musical, directed and choreographed by Rachel Rockwell, wanders a bit but ultimately captures the can-do spirit of the 1999 film of the same name and “Rocket Boys,” a popular novel by Homer H. Hickman Jr., on which it is based. It benefits... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'October Sky': Light a fire under these rocket boysAt one point in "October Sky," the new Marriott Theatre musical based on the bi
'October Sky': Light a fire under these rocket boys
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
At one point in "October Sky," the new Marriott Theatre musical based on the biographical 1999 movie about the aerospace engineer Homer H. Hickam, Jr., the principal of Big Creek High School delivers one of those lines that authoritarian antagonists... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Bottle Rocket Brewing Company Ready to Blast OffSEWARD, Neb. -- A new business in Seward is about to blast off. Bottle Rocket B
Bottle Rocket Brewing Company Ready to Blast Off
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 12 days ago
SEWARD, Neb. -- A new business in Seward is about to blast off. Bottle Rocket Brewing Company is the first local craft beer joint in Seward County. The company is restoring a building built in the 1940s. It's gone from a grain mill, to a floral show... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'October Sky': Rocket musical with a shot at Broadwayage of 30 would buy tickets to anything called "Rocket Boys." The new title has
'October Sky': Rocket musical with a shot at Broadway
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
age of 30 would buy tickets to anything called "Rocket Boys." The new title has been retained for the stage musical. Be it "Rocket Boys" or "October Sky," it is not the only title in the Universal catalog to deal with a young man trying to break... Read more
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Daily Herald
Marriott ready to launch new 'October Sky' musicalin 2012. Beginning previews Aug. 19, "October Sky," adapted from the 1999 film
Marriott ready to launch new 'October Sky' musical
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
in 2012. Beginning previews Aug. 19, "October Sky," adapted from the 1999 film of the same name, is based upon the memoir "Rocket Boys" by NASA scientist Homer H. Hickam Jr. It details how he and three high school friends experimented with... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia newsNews Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated PressNew
Here's a guide to pronunciations in Virginia news
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 27 days ago
News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated PressNews Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arsonWAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arson
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 28 days ago
WAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former high school that gained national attention from the movie "October Sky." Media outlets report that the West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $5,000 reward... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Reward offered for info leading to slaying suspect's arrestNews Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated PressNew
Reward offered for info leading to slaying suspect's arrest
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 28 days ago
News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated PressNews Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man accused... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arsonWAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arson
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 28 days ago
WAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former high school that gained national attention from the movie "October Sky." Media outlets report that the West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $5,000 reward... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arsonA fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arson
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 28 days ago
A fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2015 has been ruled suspicious. Assistant State Fire Marshal Ryan McFarland said the blaze is being investigated as an arson. Big Creek High School is the alma mater of... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arsonWAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former
Fire at 'Rocket Boys' alma mater ruled as arson
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 28 days ago
WAR, W.Va. (AP) - State officials say arson was the cause of a fire at a former high school that gained national attention from the movie "October Sky." Media outlets report that the West Virginia Fire Marshal's Office is offering a $5,000 reward... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arsonA fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2
Fire at Big Creek High School ruled arson
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 29 days ago
A fire that broke out at Big Creek High School in McDowell County on July 17, 2015 has been ruled suspicious. Assistant State Fire Marshal Ryan McFarland said the blaze is being investigated as an arson. Big Creek High School is the alma mater of... Read more
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