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Lake District

England’s Lake District –
Where Beauty and Poetry Abound

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
by on Living Around

England’s fabled lake district has long been home to poets, writers, and walkers extraordinaire. For anyone planning a trip to London, a visit to “the

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Underground

Filmfest DC Kicks Off With
Underground: The Julian Assange Story

Sunday, April 14th, 2013
by on Playing Around

There’s never any peace. They need to sell bombs. So they’ll find another war. So proclaims a teenage Julian Assange (an incredibly natural Alex Williams)

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Jojo Moyes on truck

Woman Around Town: Jojo Moyes Discusses
Her Best-Selling Novel, Me Before You

Monday, April 8th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

The first time I heard of Jojo Moyes, the British journalist and novelist, was when I read an essay she wrote in the weekend edition

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Jessica Chastain

Zero Dark Thirty – Kathryn Bigelow
Tackles the Hunt for Osama bin Laden

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
by on Playing Around

On March 2 2009 Barack Obama’s Attorney General Eric Holder says the administration cannot condone waterboarding as torture which simulates drowning, an interrogation technique for

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My Fair Lady – Just Loverly

Saturday, November 17th, 2012
by on Playing Around

My Fair Lady, Lerner and Loewe’s hit musical adaption of George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion is set in London, 1912. Now, exactly one hundred years after

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Gray with Sequins

Woman Around Town: Abigail Aldridge –
Manhattan’s Mad Hatter

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Fall Fashion Week delivered the expected. High-end threads hung on beanpole models as they walked straight lines and maintained serious dispositions. Uptown, there was a

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KT Theresa

The Mabel Mercer Foundation – A Passing of the Baton

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012
by on Playing Around

“Cabaret is by nature a fragile and personal kind of entertainment. With virtually no media support system, it endures, as do the vibrant brigade of

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Woman Around Town: Donna Trinkoff –
A Musical Theatre with Love

Monday, October 1st, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Having worked at Amas Musical Theatre since 1994, artistic producer Donna Trinkoff knows a thing or two about producing a successful show. But the longevity

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