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What Does It Take to Be a Saint?

Sunday, April 27th, 2014
by on Living Around

As a child, I was always captivated by the stories of the saints. I marveled at their faith and their courage. Many were killed for

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Stories from Judith Sloan’s Yo Miss!
Teaching Inside the Cultural Divide

Friday, September 27th, 2013
by on Playing Around

“Miss, yo Miss, remember me? You came to my fourth grade class…Ya. I’m in high school. Om gone be like 15 in 5 ½ months…”

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Woman Around Town: The Mercurial Judith Sloan

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Judith Sloan is an amalgam of artist, teacher, human rights activist, oral historian, producer, and hairdresser. Talking with her is like sharing the room with

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Itzik Manger and Folksbiene Give Us The Whole Megile

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013
by on Playing Around

“Love is not a silly thing, my dear/Like fire it burns all who come near.” Gather ‘round mein kleine kinderlach, my little children, and let

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Woman Around Town: Neeta Helms –
The Class Act Behind Classical Movements

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

We’ve all heard that old joke: “How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice.” But how do you get a world renowned orchestra—with

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Nymph Errant: Why Now?

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012
by on Playing Around

What can you say about a Cole Porter musical that includes a majority of songs recognized by hardly anyone in the audience? How do you

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Freud’s Last Session—It’s-Yes!-Entertaining

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012
by on Playing Around

Psychoanalysis does not profess the arrogance of religion, thank God. Sigmund Freud in the Play Attention thinking theater-goers! If you haven’t caught up with Freud’s Last

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Art Glass with Strength and Whimsy

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
by on Shopping Around

Master Glassmaker Stanislaw Borowski and his family fled Poland for Germany in 1983. Already known for his unique engravings and glass sculptures, Borowski achieved wider

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