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My Career Choice: Israela Margalit –
From Concert Pianist to Playwright

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

As a concert pianist, Israela Margalit had a career that many musicians can only dream about. Born in Haifa, Israel, she studied at conservatories in

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Ellen Crosby’s Multiple Exposure
Launches an Intriguing New Series

Thursday, August 15th, 2013
by on Reading Around

Photographer Sophie Medina is no stranger to danger. Her assignments often take her to war zones while her husband, Nick, works for the CIA. Returning

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Lynn Redgrave Archive at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Lynn Redgrave, the original Georgy Girl, died nearly two years ago. A member of a storied Shakespearean family, she let behind a theatrical archive, a collection

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Woman Around Town: Gully’ s Travels

Monday, November 14th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

Gully Wells, features editor for Conde Nast Traveler, knows a thing or two about travel. But the place she knows best is her late mother’s

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Women Around Town: Kristin Marting and Kim Whitener—
The Two Powerhouses Behind the HERE Arts Center

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

HERE Arts Center, established in 1993 has evolved into a remarkable and unique incubator for theatrical alchemists. The Center fosters a rotating roster of theater,

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Stephanie Chase–Classical Violinist

Sunday, November 15th, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

After first picking up the violin before the age of two, Stephanie Chase went on to give a private performance for famous comedian Jack Benny

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Anastasia Khitruk–Heavenly Strings

Sunday, June 28th, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

When Anastasia Khitruk was a toddler she fell in love—-with Johann Sebastian Bach. “I was allowed to go to concerts at a very young age,

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