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Kung Fu – Entertaining, Visual Wow and NOT Just for Men

Saturday, March 8th, 2014
by on Playing Around

David Henry Hwang’s Kung Fu is more and less than a bio-story about martial arts expert/ action film star Bruce Lee. Based on Lee’s multifaceted

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Westminster’s New Agility Competition – An Exciting Addition

Monday, February 10th, 2014
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Pier 54 in New York City was home to the first-ever Master’s Agility Competition by the Westminster Kennel Club. This kick-off event for the 138th

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Freda as Ella

Freda Payne as Ella: First Lady of Song

Friday, January 24th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Freda Payne remembers the first time she met Ella Fitzgerald. “It was the late 60s in New York,” she says. “Ella was appearing in a

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Winnie and Dad

A Week in Northern California

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013
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This year for the Frolik family vacation when trying to decide between the mountains, the beach, or great shopping we decided to do all three-and

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Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Karina Smirnoff- opening

Forever Tango – Intoxicating

Monday, August 12th, 2013
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Prologue: Small star-like spots light a black scrim. A dapper orchestra sits in tiered formation. Juan Paulo Horvath sinuously emerges from a giant, cardboard accordion.

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Blue Jasmine – Woody Allen Goes Back To Being Dark

Friday, August 2nd, 2013
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She’s not just broke-she’s all screwed up. This observation by sister Ginger (Sally Hawkins) admirably sums up Jasmine (Cate Blanchett) the titular anti-heroine of Blue

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Tom and Halle on Cliff

Cloud Atlas – A Beautiful and Optimistic Message
Told in Six Segments Through Time

Friday, October 26th, 2012
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“Look out, kid, it’s something you did, God knows when, but you’re doing it again…” Bob Dylan, “Subterranean Homesick Blues” In what may be the

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1912 A Centennial Celebration

Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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KT Sullivan and a merry band of vocalist compatriots meet once a year for centennial celebrations saluting memorable events, birthdays of public figures, and musical

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