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Posted on 17 February 2018 | 6:02 am
Rabbi formally installed at Sha'ar Zahav -
Bay Area ReporterRabbi formally installed at Sha'ar ZahavBay Area ReporterAround 200 people attended Friday night Sabbath services January 26 as Mychal Copeland was formally installed as the rabbi at Congregation Sha'ar Zahav, San Francisco's synagogue for LGBTQ Jews, loved ones, and friends. Copeland, a lesbian, had ...
Posted on 31 January 2018 | 8:57 pm
Who wants to try their hand at the rag
Glamorgan GemWho wants to try their hand at the rag trade? New TV show is looking for volunteersGlamorgan GemThe Factory Girls team would also like to hear from women who worked in clothing factories at that time and are ready to share tales of life on the shop floor. Anyone wishing to apply for the project or for further details about the programme can email ...and more »
Posted on 15 January 2018 | 4:08 am
Obituary: Actor admired for roles in '84
Irish TimesObituary: Actor admired for roles in '84 Charing Cross Road' and 'A Room With a View'Irish TimesThe Rattigan revival was safe in her hands, and those of Peter Bowles, Patricia Hodge, Ernest Clark and Miriam Karlin. She toured in some creaky revivals of Emlyn Williams and William Douglas-Home before joining one of the longest-running sitcoms of ...and more »
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 5:01 pm
Healthcare + AI at Pfizer on Nov. 2: Here's
XconomyHealthcare + AI at Pfizer on Nov. 2: Here's the AgendaXconomy... Dan Karlin from Pfizer, and Iya Khalil from GNS Healthcare will talk about A.I. in genomics and drug discovery, in a panel led by IBM's Rick Newman. —Sundeep Bhan from Prognos, Mark Michalski from the MGH and BWH Center for Clinical Data Science ...and more »
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 6:08 am
The Witch of Edmonton (Swan Theatre, RSC)
The RSC first presented the play in 1981, with Miriam Karlin as the witch and two new girls – Harriet Walter and Juliet Stevenson – as the wives. Miles Anderson's dog was a much filthier beast than Jay Simpson's dance class canine. And the whole show ...
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 1:38 am
Letter: Miriam Karlin obituary
Richard Digby Day writes: I directed Miriam Karlin (obituary, 6 June) in Sondheim's Company, as Brecht's Mother Courage and as Shakespeare's Volumnia in Coriolanus. She was a supportive, energetic and loyal but honest colleague. In a profession where ...
Posted on 14 June 2011 | 3:29 am
Miriam Karlin: Queen of the rag trade back
Miriam Karlin (Miriam Samuels), actor, born 23 June 1925; died 3 June 2011. Last year she agreed to be interviewed for Fitzrovia News. The piece below was published in September 2010. By Brian Jarman When Miriam Karlin gets a taxi, cabbies still sometimes ...
Posted on 7 June 2011 | 2:57 am
The Rag Trade star Miriam Karlin dies at 85
The actress who starred as Golde in the original London production of Fiddler on the Roof has died of cancer at the age of 85. In 1990 she became the first woman to take the lead in Harold Pinter's play The Caretaker. When not performing, Ms Karlin ...
Posted on 5 June 2011 | 9:11 pm
Miriam Karlin: Actress and left-wing
One of the first actresses to bring a strong female role to television comedy, Miriam Karlin made her name as the stereotypical, "militant" shop steward Paddy in the 1960s sitcom The Rag Trade. "Everybody out!" was her cry, as Paddy battled with the boss ...
Posted on 5 June 2011 | 10:00 am