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As a professional journalist, Lucinda Franks has been trained to uncover even the most closely-held information. That skill has served her well over the years, particularly in the 1970s, when she won a Pulitzer Prize for a newspaper series  ...

culturevulture.net – review

What is the proper scope of macro and micro economics? Should they merely analyze standard monetary statistical data? Or should we measure an economy’s true value by monetizing vital economic factors such as unpaid household labor and the depletion of  ...

culturevulture.net – review

What is the proper scope of macro and micro economics? Should they merely analyze standard monetary statistical data? Or should we measure an economy’s true value by monetizing vital economic factors such as unpaid household labor and the depletion of  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Armed with the latest “quit lit” and a cache of nicotine patches and lozenges, David Sedaris departs on an extended vacation to Tokyo with the intent of finally kicking his thirty-year-old smoking habit. The popular memoirist chronicles his efforts to  ...

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We all walk through life knowing it can change in an instant. A car can come barreling around the corner and hit you. A doctor can call with devastating news. The shake of an earthquake can bring down the walls.  ...

A View from the Bridge

by Kate Fodor Ddirected by Ethan McSweeney, Opened Sept. 18, 2007 at Playwrights Horizons, NYC http://www.playwrightshorizons.org/index2.asp 100 Saints You Should Know, by Kate Fodor, is Playwrights Horizons’ first show of its bold 2007-2008 season, a year devoted solely to new  ...

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33 Variations Written and Directed by Moisés Kaufman Music by Ludwig Van Beethoven La Jolla Playhouse April 8 – May 4, 2008 http://www.lajollaplayhouse.org/ Photo: Doug Hamilton In 1819, a wealthy music publisher by the name  ...

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The Color Purple (the musical) Based on the novel by Alice Walker Warner Bros./Amblin Entertainment Motion Picture Book by Marsha Norman Music and Lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis Stephen Bray Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles December 13, 2007  ...

Hysteria

Play by Terry Johnson Aurora Theatre Company Berkeley, California August 24-September 30 http://www.auroratheatre.org/ Warren David Keith and Howard Swain in Hysteria. Photo: David Allen We live in the age of the hybrid. We have hybrid plants and cars  ...

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Book by Douglas Carter Beane Adapted from the Original Screenplay “The Band Wagon” by Betty Comden and Adolph Green Directed by Gary Griffin Music by Arthur Schwartz Lyrics by Howard Dietz The Old Globe, San Diego March 4 – April  ...