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Get those lines into your gut!

I first started acting at the age of eighteen and I am now in my sixties. I have been a professional actor and a drama teacher and I have written plays and directed them. 773 more words


So, Yeah, I Finally Sang On Stage

I work at a gated community in the Poconos. Last year one of our residents formed a group called “Hemlock Players” and they performed a number of plays, including “Our Town” and “Arsenic and Old Lace”. 73 more words


A Cross Between a Delicious Love-Song and a Homicide: 1898


Why the Eventual Husband Permitted Them

It was a home-talent show, and we sat patiently waiting for the unexpected to happen. 826 more words

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Unappreciated Shakespeare: 1875

Since this is the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s baptism,  let us have an encore of this story about a stage-struck youth who struggled to share Shakespeare’s genius with an unappreciative world. 638 more words

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Unappreciated Shakespeare: 1875


A few days ago, young Gurley, whose father lives on Crogan street, organized a theatrical company, and purchased the dime novel play of ” Hamlet.” The company consisted of three boys and a hostler, and Mr. 594 more words

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Charles Dickens in State College

The night is dark and filled with the rustle of leaves. In the downtown the lights shine out of the storefronts and the students walk in groups to and from the bars and restaurants. 651 more words