| Oct 30, 2010
| 4:54 PM
Contrary to what you might think, Saturday wasn't the best day that Old Dominion special teams coordinator Michael Zyskowski ever had.
"I'm going to say no, because there are some things we need to clean up," Zyskowski said in the happy Monarch blue...
| Oct 18, 2009
The rivalry is so historic that it has a title — Battle of the Bay. But truth be told, Hampton University and Norfolk State have produced some clunkers lately.
Going into Saturday's renewal at Dick Price Stadium, only three of the previous 11 games...
| Nov 6, 2009
Virginia Tech's poise and motivation faced their sternest tests Thursday.
The Hokies passed both in a 16-3 road victory at East Carolina.
Conference USA's defending champions were not by any stretch Virginia Tech's most formidable opponents this season....
| Sep 6, 2011
| 1:36 PM
If Ruffin McNeill's conference calls are indicative, his East Carolina football practices are spontaneous, entertaining and Usain Bolt-fast.
Granted, hitting a blocking sled is about as much fun as hitting Justin Verlander. But here's guessing McNeill...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 2:41 PM
A tiki bar serving mai tais and the like has been added to The Hypocrites' production of "The Pirates of Penzance," back for a second winter. The ability to imbibe, mid-show and for a mere five-spot, a fruity cocktail with a little umbrella is, perhaps,...
| Jun 18, 2011
It's summer now, but that season is pretty much endless in the Florida Keys, where the weather — and the mindset — is tropical year-round.
From pirates to powerboats, here are the highlights of fall's events in the Keys and the Conch...
| Jan 29, 2011
In my younger days, I worked as a boat pilot at Walt Disney World, so it's impossible for me to look at any depiction of the high seas and not think of stormy nights navigating a launch on the open waters of some man-made lake.
The sensation surfaced...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 7:28 AM
The Hypocrites' cheeky production of W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance," a two-time hit in Chicago and also at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, Mass, has added another regional notch to its belt.
Sean Graney's show...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:31 PM
A few innovative theaters have started offering child care somewhere in their building. But for its outrageously enjoyable and inclusive new take on "The Mikado," The Hypocrites upped the ante in a way that would have made old W.S. Gilbert and Arthur...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:13 PM
One hundred and thirty-two years after W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan dreamed up a preposterous operetta involving a very modern major-general, his bevy of beautiful, naive daughters and a dutiful young Englishman apprenticed to a band of big-hearted...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 2:30 PM
STRATFORD, ONTARIO — It's not easy for the Stratford Shakespeare Festival to accommodate the beautiful mess. Its costs and budgets are massive, its theaters imposing — in its current configuration, Tanya Moiseiwitsch's famous Festival...