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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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History Comes Vividly Back

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
by on Playing Around

Curators, scholars and historians love nothing more than coming upon a treasure trove of never-before-seen materials by a significant figure in their field. Happily, two

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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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Iron Curtain: The Good News—It’s a Hit!
The Bad News—It’s in East Berlin!

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Iron Curtain is a remarkably funny musical about what happens when you actually get what you ask for. Set during the Cold War, two show

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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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New Products for the Home from Armani/DADA
And Michael Graves Design Group

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
by on Shopping Around

The recent unveiling of new lines for the home from the creative enterprises of Giorgio Armani and Michael Graves were a reminder that good design

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Elliott Erwitt—Humor and Wit in Photographs

Saturday, May 21st, 2011
by on Playing Around

Elliott Erwitt was a child prodigy with a camera, shooting remarkable photographs when he was only 15 years-old. In a career spanning more than 60

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