Arts

Theatre, music, comedy, museum exhibits and more.

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Smash Must-Sing TV?

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It's a show about "Let's put on a show!"But its production values are none that Mickey Rooney or Judy Garland would recognize, and its...
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It’s Shul Time for ‘Hairspray’

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Jay Leistner is getting in touch with his feminine side.All 300 pounds of it. An architect and interior designer who runs his own company in...
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‘Superstar’ in the Making?

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In the currency of today's money market meltdown, what exactly would 30 pieces of silver be worth? In the currency of today's money market meltdown,...
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Winged ‘Butterfly’

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A local theater group's production of the Holocaust-themed play I Never Saw Another Butterfly is having unintended consequences for some of the children in...
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A New Take on Anne Frank

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Fear is one of the most striking elements in The Diary Of Anne Frank. It controlled the lives of the eight people who hid...
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Brotherly Love — and Sorrow

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The mental illness of a daughter or son affects the well-being of the entire family, including healthy siblings.Examples of this are illustrated in Jonathan's...
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Batter Up! New Book Puts Focus on Major League Jewish Stars

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Nearly all fans of baseball history have heard of Hank Greenberg. Most have heard of Al Rosen. But fewer have heard of Cal Abrams,...
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Wives More Challenged Than ‘Desperate’

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It is interesting to note that The Secret Lives of Wives appeared in bookstores around the same time the television series Desperate Housewives began...
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Abandon ‘Hope’: Author Charts Terrain of Novel

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Shalom Auslander, a 41-year-old fiction writer and essayist, lives in upstate New York and grew up in the Orthodox enclave of Monsey, N.Y. Much...