Strip Mining Science: Trump Administration
89.3 WFPLStrip Mining Science: Trump Administration Stops Mining Health Study89.3 WFPLThe Perry County Public Library in Hazard, Kentucky, lies along Black Gold Boulevard — a name that nods to the wealth the coal from these hills has generated. On a recent Tuesday evening, however, the library was the venue for a hearing about the full ...and more »
Posted on 28 August 2017 | 3:00 am
The Prince Of Broadway Misses Showcasing
Times Square Chronicles (press release) (registration)The Prince Of Broadway Misses Showcasing It's PrincipalityTimes Square Chronicles (press release) (registration)Now 13, it was Sondheim's score that won my heart. Here Michael Xavier and the elegant Emily Skinner brought to life “Night Waltz” and “You Must Meet My Wife.” Ms. Skinner sang the piece as a vocally endowed Glynis Johns, and now we see the brilliance ...and more »
Posted on 27 August 2017 | 10:06 am
Sit Back And Watch The Hijinks Unfold In
Sit Back And Watch The Hijinks Unfold In Signature's 'A Little Night Music'DCist.comTywford may not be a singer, but musical theater nerds know that's not unusual in this case, even for a role with as iconic a showstopper as “Send In Yhe Clowns” (the actress who originated the part, Glynis Johns, had limited vocal capabilities and ...and more »
Posted on 25 August 2017 | 10:20 am
Signature opens season with 'A Little Night
Washington PostSignature opens season with 'A Little Night Music,' one of Sondheim's precious gemsWashington PostThat it has been 44 years since “Night Music's” Broadway premiere, with Glynis Johns and Len Cariou in the leads, seems uncanny. Because the score is truly timeless, a masterpiece of musical cohesion — it's virtually all in ¾ time — and lyrical ...“A Little Night Music” Enchanting at Signature TheatreThe Zebraall 4 news articles »
Posted on 24 August 2017 | 1:51 pm
A longtime DC actress tackles her first
Washington PostA longtime DC actress tackles her first musical, and it's by SondheimWashington PostFor an actress in middle age who until now has never been cast in a musical, becoming Desiree — a role that's been played on Broadway by the likes of Glynis Johns, Bernadette Peters and Catherine Zeta-Jones — is a bit like taking it, career-wise ...and more »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 1:12 pm
The Weak and The Wicked
The author was jailed in the early 50’s for passing a dud cheque. Jean Raymond (Glynis Johns) character is clearly very close to Henry’s and like her has a bit of a gambling problem. After giving the proprietor of a gambling casino a worthless cheque ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 4:42 am
Louis Jourdan, actor - obituary
Louis Jourdan, who has died aged 93 ... In 1975, he appeared in Chicago in the Feydeau farce 13 Rue de l’Amour with Leslie Caron and Glynis Johns. He scored a personal triumph on Broadway in a dramatisation of André Gide’s L’Immoraliste and was ...
Posted on 15 February 2015 | 8:59 pm
Missing persons and forgotten pasts: The 5
The Hourglass Factory by Lucy Ribchester (Simon & Schuster, £7.99) There hasn’t been such a pure, enjoyable take on the women’s rights movement since Glynis Johns sang Sister Suffragette in Mary Poppins. This corking debut novel, set in 1912 ...
Posted on 7 February 2015 | 8:34 am
Hark, the Netflix angels sing: Here are 10
Here are 10 movies for all different tastes, all streaming on Netflix this holiday season ... which lends it a cozy feel. The cast, including Glynis Johns and Jack Warden, feels totally genuine, and Peter Boyle is especially funny. The movie’s main ...
Posted on 23 December 2014 | 11:30 pm
DVD REVIEW: "LOSER TAKES ALL"
Network continues to release some unusual examples of retro British cinemabilia. This adaptation of Graham Greene’s ‘Loser Takes All’ was shot at Shepperton Studios and on fabulous locations in the Principality of Monaco. At the big London firm SIFA ...
Posted on 28 September 2014 | 8:45 pm