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  • Vega Quartet concert spans four generations

    Music, like all great art, evolves over time, with ideas passing from generation to generation, teacher to student, and, in some cases, father to son. It's a living process that will be vividly illustrated when the Vega String Quartet appears at the...
  • Jan. 17 Letters: Paris march, Islamic and Christian values, roses vs. thorns

    Joining hands Re: "Paris parades in unity after chaos." (Jan. 12) I would like to thank you for showing France taking the initiative in marching for solidarity and unity. Oh, if only we could turn our problems as a society into answers for bringing...
  • L.A. Opera goes for the epic with 'The Ghosts of Versailles'

    L.A. Opera goes for the epic with 'The Ghosts of Versailles'
    In a large workshop at CBS Television City on the edge of Hollywood, the palace of Versailles was slowly taking shape. A platoon of set builders was hard at work on a December morning creating the imposing columns, ornate tapestries and swooping...
  • Compass Rose is a perfect fit for Eliot's 'Murder in the Cathedral'

    Compass Rose is a perfect fit for Eliot's 'Murder in the Cathedral'
    Compass Rose Theater displays its innovative play selection by presenting T.S. Eliot's probing drama, "Murder in the Cathedral" as its third offering of the season. The play, written in 1935, follows Compass Rose's acclaimed November-December production...
  • Rod McKuen: Poet of the lonely

    Rod McKuen: Poet of the lonely
    The tables were all full, and I sat on the floor, my back against the rear wall of Ali's Coffee House at 63rd Street and Kostner Avenue in Chicago. It was amateur night on a Friday, and I was waiting my turn to go onstage. At age 20, I had made the...
  • Thursday: Poetry Out Loud regional finals at Allentown Art Museum

    Thursday: Poetry Out Loud regional finals at Allentown Art Museum
    The Allentown Art Museum will host the regional finals of the 10th annual Poetry Out Loud recitation competition at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, in its Community Gallery. Students from several Lehigh Valley area high schools will compete and judges will...
  • Tupac Shakur exhibit at Grammy Museum showcases his ambitions

    Tupac Shakur exhibit at Grammy Museum showcases his ambitions
    Tupac Shakur never scored a Grammy, but more than 18 years after his death, the revered rapper’s legacy and short life is being celebrated with an exhibit at the Grammy Museum. “All Eyez on Me: The Writings of Tupac Shakur,” which...
  • Run the Jewels pose tough questions in sold-out Regent set

    Run the Jewels pose tough questions in sold-out Regent set
    The tag-team rappers known as Run the Jewels opened their gritty, adrenaline-pumping set at the Regent Theater in downtown Los Angeles as any self-respecting conquerors would: to the sound of Queen's "We Are the Champions." Pumping their fists,...
  • Benedict Arnold Bio, Mah Jongg Guide Among R.J. Julia Talks

    Benedict Arnold Bio, Mah Jongg Guide Among R.J. Julia Talks
    A biography of famous Revolutionary War era traitor Benedict Arnold and a guide for collectors of a Chinese game that has intrigued countless Americans will be discussed by their authors at R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Road, Madison. Both talks...
  • Jenn Gambatese joins Lyric's 'Carousel'

    Jenn Gambatese joins Lyric's 'Carousel'
    More key casting was announced for Lyric Opera’s spring production of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II’s “Carousel” on Thursday. Jenn Gambatese will play the role of Carrie Pipperidge, the company said. The actress was...
  • Talking with J. Robert Lennon about Okey-Panky

    Talking with J. Robert Lennon about Okey-Panky
    It’s a terrific idea: An online literary magazine, posting a short piece every Monday, like a bracer before you start your week. That’s the intent of Okey-Panky, which launched this week under the auspices of Electric Literature. Okey-Panky...