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In June of 1937 the historic production of Marc Blitzstein’s trade unionist musical “The Cradle Will Rock” was performed by Federal Theatre Project actors and produced by Orson ...
by MontanaMaven
Comment Count 169 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2008 at 07:57 AM PST with 292 Recommends
As the dramatic events in Wisconsin escalate toward Tuesday's recalls, a new theatrical production is playing to sold-out houses and enthusiastic acclaim in Madison:
by AnnieJo
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 04:37 AM PDT with 143 Recommends
by Sarahkatheryn
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue May 12, 2009 at 11:23 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
by aphra behn
Comment Count 89 comments on Thu Oct 19, 2006 at 05:41 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
"We're going to end it here." This is a video diary.
by Nulwee
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Jul 14, 2009 at 11:57 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2013 at 07:29 PM PST with 33 Recommends
A couple of weeks ago, friend devtob and I took a quick trip to the Big City of New York. It was primarily to see the play War Horse at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre at Lincoln Center. I had been ...
by LuLu
Comment Count 67 comments on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 05:25 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Everyone has probably heard of Fiddler on the Roof , the Broadway musical (and movie) based on the Tevye stories of Sholem Aleichem . Fiddler opened on Broadway on September 22, 1964. An immediate ...
by slksfca
Comment Count 62 comments on Mon Apr 30, 2012 at 05:00 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
One of my resolutions plans for the new year is to do more writing about things I love, like art, music and theatre. (BTW, is there a group specifically for theatre dorks?) Early ...
by slksfca
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Jan 01, 2012 at 09:40 AM PST with 26 Recommends
by Arken
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu May 18, 2006 at 07:38 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Nearly a hundred years ago the practitioners of a trade that had traditionally been regarded as barely a step above prostitution formed a union. The growing resentment of the men and ...
by slksfca
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Sep 05, 2011 at 12:28 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
by Toastman
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Dec 16, 2005 at 09:28 AM PST with 19 Recommends
I think I may have stumbled upon an historical example of why people would bring guns to a public meeting. This story really starts with the sudden death of the Governor of the Colony of Virginia, ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Sep 04, 2009 at 03:55 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
This post highlights various flavors of friendship — new, old; sarcastic, sincere; romantic, platonic; life-changing, deadly. Most of these "Top Ten" selections are duets, as befits the subject; ...
by slksfca
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Mar 05, 2012 at 05:00 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Okay, I'm a Christmas geek, so it's probably not surprising that I am also a Messiah dork. A scratchy old LP recording of Handel's oratorio with Eugene Ormandy, the Philadelphia Orchestra ...
by slksfca
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Dec 25, 2011 at 01:06 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Good Morning Kossacks and Welcome to Morning Open Thread (MOT) We're known as the MOTley Crew and you can find us here every morning at 6:30 a.m. Eastern (and perhaps sometimes earlier!). Feel ...
by officebss
Comment Count 93 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 03:20 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Every week on the main page I manage to find another diary on the "War on Teachers", or against education, or kids. I hope to tell you that there is always hope for public education no matter what ...
by Layo
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Oct 04, 2011 at 09:03 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Once, again, it is Monday night and the theatres are dark. So let's have a little bit of fun sharing some favorite theatre-related stories. I've been a fan of theatre for longer than I care to ...
by klompendanser
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon Mar 19, 2012 at 05:29 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
by LondonYank
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Jul 04, 2006 at 07:15 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
This is a piece I wrote for another blog about a year ago. ~SLK Jerry Springer: The Opera had its premiere at London's National Theatre in April 2003. Jerry Springer: The ...
by slksfca
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Feb 13, 2012 at 05:00 PM PST with 12 Recommends