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Even an Oscar Can’t Protect Against Bullies

Thursday, April 25th, 2013
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Anne Hathaway has a charmed life. She’s beautiful, talented, happily married, with a wonderful supportive family. Oh, and she now has an Academy Award to

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Superman

Do We Really Need Heroes?

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013
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Hero Worship: the foolish or excessive adulation for an individual. Merriam-Webster Dictionary My childhood hero was Superman, the man of steel who fought for “truth,

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Django Unchained
The All American Outlaw…Who’s Black

Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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“Killing White folks for money…what’s not to like?” So says our titular hero, Django (Jamie Foxx in some of the best work he’s done since

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And If You Believe That,
I’ve Got Some Swampland In Florida…

Monday, December 10th, 2012
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It’s an interesting phenomenon: the audience at Glengarry Glen Ross works so hard to please Al Pacino, while he’s not trying to impress anyone. Whether

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Showstoppers! The Music of Marvin Hamlisch

Friday, October 12th, 2012
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A Benefit to Support the Singers Forum’s AEA Scholarship Program (Actors Equity Association)* Imagine being a young actor/vocalist striving towards one’s first break or one

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The Why Not? Philosophy: How Lisa Black-Cohen Got
Marvin, Wycliffe, Angela and Disney on Her Project

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012
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Why not? Why not secure the rights for an award-winning children’s book from publishing giant Simon and Schuster, convert the book into an animated film,

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A Feast for the Palate: Award Winning Chocolat Moderne

Saturday, June 30th, 2012
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He stands only about a foot high, and resembles the highly coveted golden Oscar, but on second glance with his chef’s hat and platter, he

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Lynn Redgrave Archive at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012
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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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