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Hans Christian Andersen

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  • Rebecca Brooksher Cast in Westport Playhouse's "Holiday" Reading

    Rebecca Brooksher Cast in Westport Playhouse's "Holiday" Reading
    Rebecca Brooksher (Lortel Award nomination Best Actress for Lincoln Center’s “Dying City”), Scott Bryce (twice nominated for a Best Actor Emmy Award for TV's "As the World Turns") and Kieran Campion (Westport Country Playhouse’s...
  • PASSINGS: Leo Kirch, Roland Petit, Cal Montney, Lee Vines, Googie Withers, Frank Billerbeck

    PASSINGS: Leo Kirch, Roland Petit, Cal Montney, Lee Vines, Googie Withers, Frank Billerbeck
    Leo Kirch German media mogul Leo Kirch, 84, who turned his one-man film distribution company into Germany's second-biggest media business before losing control of it after a gamble on pay television, died Thursday in Munich. His family did not give...
  • 'Breadcrumbs' by Anne Ursu

    'Breadcrumbs' by Anne Ursu
    "Breadcrumbs" By Anne Ursu Walden Pond Press, $16.99, ages 10-14 For the young reader who knows the territory of fantasy — whether it's Hans Christian Andersen or the Grimms — journeying along with fifth-grader Hazel is resonant. It's a tough...
  • Book review: 'The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens'

    Book review: 'The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens'
    The Selected Letters of Charles Dickens Edited by Jenny Hartley Oxford University Press: 458 pp., $34.95 This is the bicentennial year of Charles Dickens' birth. We need no reminder of his eminence as novelist, but there are celebrations of his other...
  • Auditions: ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’ from Florida Children’s Repertory Theatre

     
    Audition notice for ‘The Emperor's New Clothes' from Florida Children's Repertory Theatre: Florida Children's Repertory Theatre, an adult, professional company, will hold auditions for The Emperor's New Clothes on two Sundays:   December 5 an...
  • Orlando Puppet Festival’s big weekend starts Friday

     
    Friday opens the core festival weekend of the sixth annual Orlando Puppet Festival, with performances for children and adults at various venues around downtown. Concrete Temple Theatre headlines with “Bird Machine” at Mad Cow Theatre, while sm...
  • Music review: Jacaranda blooms in winter

     
    There was a slight nip in the air in Santa Monica, so Jacaranda, the new music series, took appropriate measures Saturday night to ensure the proper temperature level in the First Presbyterian Church for the first West Coast performance of......
  • Florida Children’s Repertory Theatre marks 25 years

     
    Florida Children's Repertory Theatre will celebrate 25 years of performances for the children of Central Florida this Sunday, Feb. 27, with a gala celebration at the Maitland Civic Center. The fun will start at 2 p.m. with Dr. Smyles Circus and continue...
  • Deer & sparkles: New public art pops up

     
    We talk to the artists behind the sparkly mural on the side of the LaSalle II Magnet School and those silver deer on Milwaukee Avenue....
  • ‘Honk! Jr.’ tonight, Saturday from Bay Street Player’s youngsters

     
    The Bay Street Players’ Young People’s Theatre will present two performances of “Honk! Jr., ” a musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale “The Ugly Duckling.” The show's musical numbers feature...
  • Talking with playwright Stephanie Fleischmann about her 9/11 play

     
    Playwright Stephanie Fleischmann talks with Charles McNulty about her 9/11 play "What the Moon Saw, or 'I Only Appear to Be Dead,'” which opens Sept. 9 at Son of Semele....
  • Theater review: 'What The Moon Saw...' at Son of Semele Theater

     
    Charlotte Stoudt reviews Stephanie Fleischmann's meditation on 9/11 at Son of Semele Theater...