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Bill Herz of ‘War of the Worlds’ Broadcast Dies at 99 - The New York Times

Bill Herz, the last surviving crew member of Orson Welles’s mock “War of the Worlds” newscast, which terrified American radio listeners in 1938 with vivid bulletins warning Newark residents to evacuate as invading Martians incinerated…

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Borealis best in small moments

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May 8, 10: 7 p.m.
May 6, 9: 9 p.m.
May 11: 9:15 p.m.

Winnipeg director Sean Garrity and writer/actor Jonas Chernick have a history of putting together solid, reasonably amusing variations on standard movie genres: rom-com (Inertia), thriller (Blood Pressure), sex comedy (My Awkward Sexual Adventure). 320 more words

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‘Arcadia’ Review: Highbrow Whodunit - WSJ

Glencoe, Ill.The best regional drama company in America now has a home worthy of its shows—and is putting on a show worthy of its new home.

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March 21, 1867: On a Show Boat to Broadway

“Curtain! Fast music! Light! Ready for the last finale! Great! The show looks good, the show looks good!”

American Broadway impresario, Florenz “Flo” Ziegfeld, Jr. was born March 21, 1867 (died July 22, … 248 more words

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‘Paramour’ Aims to Blend Acrobatics into Broadway - WSJ

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For its latest trick, Cirque du Soleil is attempting to stick a landing on Broadway, a territory where nothing—not even a globally recognized brand of live entertainment—is a sure thing.

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