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‘Intimate Apparel’ ladies best friends on, off stage

In Lynn Nottage’s Intimate Apparel, Esther and Mayme are leading ladies and best friends.

When guest artist Tangela Large and Chautauqua Theater Company conservatory actor Whitney White landed the two roles in CTC’s production, which continues its run at 4 p.m. 430 more words


Norton Hall receives facelift ahead of ‘Onegin’

In 1928, Lucy Coit Fanning Norton donated a welcome gift to Chautauqua Institution — a gift that would house hundreds of operas and entertain Chautauquans for many generations. 428 more words


The kids are OK: My 4-star theater reviews

This week I’ve seen and reviewed two youth ensemble theater productions. I did that with some trepidation because I didn’t want them to be dreadful. It’s one thing if an adult production is dreadful and I have to write a bad review. 491 more words


The Jewel, Easton, Pennsylvania

Motion Picture Herald, August 14, 1937, Ohio theatre manager, John A. Schwalm “recalls his years as a nickelodeon operator.”

Featuring a five-cent admission, the Jewel was an “upstairs house” with the first floor used as lobby. 137 more words


Les Miserable and the Never-Ending Road to Calvary

I was recently privileged to see a live performance of the musical Les Miserables put on by my local repertory theater. It was my first real exposure to the story that has captivated the theater geeks in my life. 1,798 more words

Geekery And The Gospel

GRCC In the News, 7-29-15

Things to do on Friday, July 31

July 28, 2015; MLive

… Jul. Thru Aug. 8 Bus Stop: Spectrum Theater at GRCC, 160 Fountain St. NE, Grand Rapids. 7 more words