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Cosmic art: A gaudy visual quick-fix
Published on Jul 18th, 2011
0 comments From a distance, Micah Stebbins’ sky/cosmos-infused oil paintings look like marbles. Cosmic swaths of sky blue, sea blue, purple, and milky white wrap around his canvases like twisted ribbons around...
Two chairs no waiting
Published on Jun 30th, 2011
0 comments The Barber of Seville: Gioacchino Rossini's opera remains as fresh as when it was written 200 years ago. Since this production is in Italian with English supertitles, audiences won't miss a word of...
Cultural Calendar 02/02/06
Published on Feb 2nd, 2006
0 comments THURSDAY, February 2 WALKABOUT Stonewall Country Horse Show: This hunter and jumper event that draws riders from Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania starts today and ends February...
Hot Seat secrets: We asked, they told...
Published on Dec 22nd, 2005
0 comments PHOTOS BY JEN FARIELLO JEN@READTHEHOOK.COM (unless otherwise noted) From passing gas in public places to stealing vans to juggling atop a unicycle, this year's Hot Seat sitters have shared their dark...
Cultural Calendar: 12/15/2005 - 12/22/2005
Published on Dec 15th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, December 15 STAGE Try Out: Looking for a "sure thing"? Then trot out today to PVCC to try out for a part in the one-act play of the same name between 6:30 and 8pm...
Cultural Calendar 12/08/2005 - 12/15/2005
Published on Dec 8th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, December 8 STAGE Blackfriars Theater 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 Santaland Diaries: For those who missed him last year and for those who need to see their favorite...
Cultural Calendar: 12/1/2005-12/08/2005
Published on Dec 8th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, December 1 STAGE Blackfriars Theater 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 Santaland Diaries: For those who missed him last year and for those who need to see their...
Cultural Calendar: 11/24/2005 - 12/01/2005
Published on Dec 1st, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, November 24 STAGE Blackfriars Theater 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 Eat, then Laugh: Have guests in town and don't know what to do after dinner? Go see a...
Cultural Calendar: 11/17/2005-11/24/2005
Published on Nov 24th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, November 17 FAMILY Theory of Relativity: Families United Through Adoption hosts a discussion of the book Parenting from the Inside Out by Dan Siegel and Mary...
Cultural Calendar: 11/10/2005-11/17/2005
Published on Nov 17th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, November 10 ART Iron Age Expert: Carla Antonaccio, professor of classical studies at Duke, discusses her work in "The First City at Morgantina," an ancient Greek...
THURSDAY, Nov 10
Published on Nov 14th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, November 10 ART Iron Age Expert: Carla Antonaccio, professor of classical studies at Duke, discusses her work in "The First City at Morgantina," an ancient Greek colony...
Cultural Calendar: 11/3/2005 - 11/9/2005
Published on Nov 10th, 2005
0 comments   THURSDAY, November 3 STAGE Shenandoah Shakespeare 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 Comedy of Errors: Shakespeare's shortest play concerns twins– both named Dromio– and...
Cultural calendar, October 20-27, 2005
Published on Oct 25th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, October 20 STAGE Shenandoah Shakespeare 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 Comedy of Errors: Shakespeare's shortest play concerns twins– both named Dromio...
Cultural calendar, October 13-20, 2005
Published on Oct 18th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, October 13 STAGE Shenandoah Shakespeare 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 The Three Musketeers: D'Artagnan heads for Paris with an old horse, his father's letter of...
Community calendar, September 29-October 5, 2005
Published on Oct 6th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, September 29 STAGE Shenandoah Shakespeare 10 S. Market St., Staunton. 540-885-5588 All's Well that Ends Well: Helena, the beautiful daughter of a deceased physician, is in...
Strike a pose - Look like Mick, win concert tix!
Published on Sep 29th, 2005
0 comments In late August, we announced the biggest contest for the biggest concert: "Who's your favorite Rolling Stone?" We asked readers to do their best impersonation of Mick, Keith, Charlie, or Ron. The...
White collar woe: Ehrenreich book goes corporate
Published on Sep 22nd, 2005
0 comments All Barbara Ehrenreich wanted was a white-collar job at $50k a year plus bennies. Uh-huh. Join a little club called America, honey. In Bait and Switch, the veteran social critic uses the same...
Cultural calendar, September 8-15, 2005
Published on Sep 8th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, September 8 ART Gallery Talk: Maurie McInnis, UVA assistant professor of art, talks about the UVA Museum's current exhibit, "A Jefferson Ideal." 3pm. Free. 155...
Cultural calendar, September 1-8, 2005
Published on Sep 2nd, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, September 1 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611. STAGE Shenandoah Shakespeare 10 S....
Cultural calendar, September 15-22, 2005
Published on Sep 2nd, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, September 8 ART Gallery Talk: Maurie McInnis, UVA assistant professor of art, talks about the UVA Museum's current exhibit, "A Jefferson Ideal." 3pm. Free. 155...
Cultural calendar, August 25-September 1, 2005
Published on Aug 25th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, August 25 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611. STAGE Shenandoah Shakespeare 10 S....
Cultural calendar, August 18-25, 2005
Published on Aug 18th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, August 18 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611.   STAGE Off the Cuff: Whole World...
Cultural calendar, August 11-18, 2005
Published on Aug 11th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, August 11 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611.   STAGE Off the Cuff: Whole World...
Cultural calendar, July 28-August 11, 2005
Published on Jul 28th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, July 28 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611. STAGE Off the Cuff: Whole World Theater...
Cultural Calendar, July 21-28, 2005
Published on Jul 21st, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, July 21 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611. STAGE Off the Cuff: Whole World Theater...
Cultural calendar, July 14-21, 2005
Published on Jul 14th, 2005
0 comments Cultural calendar, July 14-21, 2005 THURSDAY, July 14 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611....
Cultural calendar, July 7-14, 2005
Published on Jul 7th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, July 7 DANCE CARD Slippery: Belly dancing and pole dancing lessons at the Berkmar Ballroom. Rio Road. 975-4611. ART Star Search: Dakota Road Productions...
Cultural calendar, June 23-30., 2005
Published on Jun 23rd, 2005
0 comments Cultural calendar, June 23-30., 2005 THURSDAY, June 23 DANCE CARD Practice Swing: The Charlottesville Swing Dance Society hosts weekly practice sessions for...
Cultural calendar, June 9-16, 2005
Published on Jun 9th, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, June 9 WALKABOUT CulpeperFest: Head up to Culpeper to find out just what this pepper-themed party is all about. All-you-can-eat catfish, grilled chicken, and...
Cultural Calendar, June 2-9, 2005
Published on Jun 2nd, 2005
0 comments THURSDAY, June 2 FAMILY Tales for Tots: The 5 and under crowd can enjoy favorite stories about babies at Barnes & Noble's preschool story time. 10:30am. Free. Barracks...