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Ice Age: How Blue Skies Studios Creates Movie Magic

Monday, October 8th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Did you ever wonder how the creative folks behind movies like the hugely popular Ice Age come up with all those ideas and conceive such

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The 39 Steps–HVSF-style

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
by on Playing Around

There’s a laugh-riot going on in the Hudson Valley, cleverly done with magnificently-talented actors. While I thought I was headed to a predictable performance of

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Fame—Some Want to Live Forever

Saturday, August 27th, 2011
by on Living Around

So, I read that Kim Kardashian got married. Can someone help me out: What exactly is a Kardashian, what do they do and why are

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Embodying German-American Friendship:
My Royal Summer as Queen of the Court

Friday, August 13th, 2010
by on Living Around

Almost 23 years ago, President Reagan declared Tuesday, October 6, 1987, to be German-American Friendship Day. That happens to be my birthday – the very

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Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew, Sixties Style

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010
by on Playing Around

The long-haired actor entered the dirt-floor stage wearing a Harley Davidson jacket, riding an invisible motorcycle, and prepared to win the heart of a shrew

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Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, Where Women Rule

Thursday, March 11th, 2010
by on Dining Around

Hudson Valley Restaurant Week is a major event in the seven participating upstate counties that border the river. At last count, 133 restaurants will be

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Shakespeare on the Hudson at Boscobel

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009
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Shakespeare and summertime just seem to go together. New Yorkers are fortunate because we have access to two incredible festivals, Shakespeare in the Park, produced

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The Urban Traveler’s Day Trip: Beacon, New York

Friday, January 9th, 2009
by on Living Around

For asphalt-bound New Yorkers who don’t own a car (as well as those who do), here is an inexpensive summer excursion that will take you

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