Upstairs, Downstairs (Season 2), PBS

‘Upstairs Downstairs’(Season 2) Written by Heidi ThomasDirected by Mark Jobst (parts 1 & 2), Brendan Maher (parts 4 & 5) and Anthony Byrne (part 3 & 6) Starring: Keeley Hawes, Ed Stoppard, Claire Foy, Alex Kingston, PBS stations,  ...

Dralion, Cirque du Soleil (national tour)

'Dralion' Presented by Cirque du SoleilDirector: Guy CaronCreative Director: Gilles Ste-CroixExecutive Director: Andrea Lodico WelshonsPNC Arena, Raleigh, NC (part of national tour) The creative teams at Cirque du Soleil are known for building shows that embody unique artistic  ...

Dragons (Ringling Bros.), U.S. tour

'Dragons' Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey CircusProduced by Nicole Feld and Alana FeldOracle Arena, Oakland, Calif., Aug. 8-12, 2012HP Pavilion, San Jose, Aug. 15-19, 2012(and other cities on U.S. tour) Lions and tigers and dragons, oh my!  ...

Cronkite, a biography by Douglas Brinkley

‘Cronkite’ Biography of Walter Cronkite by Douglas BrinkleyHardcover, 832 pages with photos, $34.99HarperCollins PublishersMay 2012 Walter Cronkite's unpretentious newsman persona made him "the most trusted man in America." He was who the public wanted to hear and see  ...

Endeavour, PBS

‘Endeavour’ PBS Masterpiece Mystery! Starring Shaun Evans as Detective Constable Endeavour MorseCreated by Colin Dexter, author of the Morse books, and the series’ plots and charactersScreenwriting by Russell LewisDirected by Colm McCarthyCo-production of Mammoth Screen Ltd for ITV  ...

Over the Moon, the Broadway Lullaby Project

Lullabies for Broadway Babies "Over the Moon"The Broadway Lullaby Project26 song album (2-CD set) It’s never too early to introduce your little ones to show tunes, not to mention the great voices of American musical theater. But, “Rose’s  ...

The Gentrification of the Mind by Sarah Schulman

Messy Truths “The Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination”By Sarah Schulman179 pages, $27.95University of California PressFebruary 2012 No book has rocked my world in recent times more than Sarah Schulman’s "The Gentrification of the  ...