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Cinderella

Disney’s Cinderella Is Charming

Friday, March 13th, 2015
by on Playing Around

The Disney vault is deep indeed. Disney characters, stories, and even theme park rides are continually and creatively mined for box office winners. Johnny Depp

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Jessica

Jessica Hershberg – From Broadway’s Cinderella to
Facing the Apocalypse in Signature Theater’s Soon

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
by on Woman Around Town

Real life imitates art for Jessica Hershberg, who went from playing Cinderella on Broadway to becoming engaged to the actor, Santino Fontana, who not only

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Paddington

The Teddy Bears Go to the Movies!

Thursday, January 15th, 2015
by on Playing Around

While January is usually a bleak month for movie releases, this year we may have an possible exception with Paddington a live screen adaption of

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Red Riding Hood

Disney’s Into the Woods Is Anything But Grimm

Thursday, December 25th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Disney’s much anticipated Into the Woods open today, Christmas Day, but the Rob Marshall-helmed reworking of James Lapine’s play has already received a slew of

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Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano opening

The NYC Cabaret Festival – A Vocal Tasting Menu –
Highly Recommended

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
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Helmed by Director of Original Programming Phil Geoffrey Bond, this smoothly produced, thoroughly entertaining series offers the perfect alternative to late summer Sunday doldrums. Over

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Valerie

My Career Choice: Valerie Wang –
Music Festival Entrepreneur

Monday, July 7th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Woodstock was nothing like this. San Francisco Bay Area native Valerie Wang, one of today’s youngest music festival entrepreneurs, has created a one of a kind

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truck

Chef – A Delicious Summer Treat

Saturday, June 7th, 2014
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Jon Favreau had his break through in the 1996 indie film, Swingers, writing the script and starring alongside another up and comer Vince Vaughn. Favreau

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Mark Ciardi – Bringing Million Dollar Arm
From India to the Big Screen

Saturday, May 24th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Mark Ciardi may not have had a million dollar arm when it came to playing baseball; however as a movie producer, he keeps hitting one

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