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Behind the Wheel of Driving Miss Daisy

During the past year I have been a volunteer at the Ottawa Little Theatre (OLT) as a historical consultant. For their recent production of Driving Miss Daisy I created a presentation for the cast and production team on the history between the Black and Jewish communities in Atlanta, Georgia. 41 more words

History

Because when you cannot, you just can't.

Everyone has their own personal list of pet peeves. For some, it’s sketchy coworkers that steal lunches and snacks from a shared office refrigerator. For others, it’s an annoying uncle that chews his food in a manner similar to that of Mister Ed. 1,268 more words

Humor

I'm Not In The Driver's Seat

My palms start getting sweaty and my heart starts racing a tad bit. My stomach turns and churns just thinking about it. I’ve thought about it in the middle of the night a few times. 654 more words

Photo Preview: The 1949 Packard That’s Driving Miss Daisy

In April, Ford’s photographed the actors appearing in this fall’s production of Driving Miss Daisy. To add an authentic flair to the photos, we reached out to vintage car enthusiasts to help us convey the look of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play. 423 more words

Behind-the-Scenes

Happy 25th, to Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing"!

It’s difficult to fathom that it’s been a quarter of a century since the premiere of what is still the best example from Spike Lee’s vast resume. 661 more words

Film

Behind-The-Scenes: Interviews with the “Driving Miss Daisy” Cast

Driving Miss Daisy, Alfred Uhry’s award-winning drama about the transformative power of friendship, will grace the Ford’s Theatre stage this fall. Acclaimed Washington stage actors Nancy Robinette and Craig Wallace will tackle the complicated roles of Daisy Werthan and Hoke Colburn. 802 more words

Behind-the-Scenes

Summer Movies of 1989

1989 was 25 years ago and since then about all that has changed, besides my age, is we now put #20 in front of the year instead of #19. 1,132 more words

Movies