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3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Pearl Cleage Kicks Off 4th Collision Project for Teens, Based on the Grapes of Wrath Today

Twenty students gathered at the Alliance Theatre today to begin the thirteenth annual Collision Project.

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Related Topix: The Grapes of Wrath, Pop/Rock, Family, Teenagers, Vocal

Wed Jul 09, 2014

LA Daily News

a Grapes of Wratha part of western film series, a Greasea sing-along...

Movies like “High Noon” and “The Searchers” are well-known Westerns, but would you think of “Double Indemnity” or the animated “Cars” movies fitting into the genre? Jeffrey Richardson, Gamble Curator of Western History, Popular Culture and Firearms at The Autry, asks the question about ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Searchers, Pop/Rock, The Grapes of Wrath, Vocal, Los Angeles, CA, Downtown (Los Angeles, CA), Santa Monica, CA

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

Eclectic's - Of Mice and Men' offers compelling intimacy

Michael Andrew Scott, Will Rose, and Gavin Sakae McLean Of Mice Men at the Eclectic Theater Photo courtesy of Michael E. Brunk Most of us had to read John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" at some point in school, whether we wanted to or not.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Vocal

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Stranger

Another Trip Through Of Mice and Men's Bleak Parable

OF MICE AND MEN In real life, the Lennie character wound up in an insane asylum after stabbing his boss in the stomach with a pitchfork.

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Related Topix: Mice, Theater, Arts, Seattle, WA, Vocal

Mon Jun 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Last 4 Weeks to See James Franco and Chris O'Dowd in of Mice and Men, Now Through 7/27

Final 4 weeks to see Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner James Franco , BAFTA and Tony Award nominee Chris O'Dowd, Leighton Meester and Tony and Olivier Award winner Jim Norton in John Steinbeck 's masterpiece about chasing the American dream, Of Mice and Men .

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Chris O'Dowd, Vocal

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Seattle Times

Effective male bonding in Eclectic’s ‘Of Mice and Men’

By John Steinbeck. Through July 12, at Eclectic Theater, 1214 10th Ave., Seattle; $12-$25 .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Vocal, Ravenna (Seattle, WA), West Seattle (Seattle, WA), Rainier Valley (Seattle, WA)

Thu Jun 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Save 30% on Of Mice and Men - On Performances Thru July 24

Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee James Franco , Chris O'Dowd Leighton Meester and Tony Award winner Jim Norton star in John Steinbeck 's landmark American play.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Milk, 127 Hours, James Franco, Leighton Meester, Hot Chicks, Vocal

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Chris Henson: Grapes of Wrath still resonates 75 years later

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of "The Grapes of Wrath."

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Related Topix: The Grapes of Wrath, Pop/Rock, Vocal, Arts, Literature, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Opinion

Dallas Observer

Kris Kristofferson Embraced His Own Mortality Bass Performance Hall

Authenticity and impeccable simplicity have always been Kris Kristofferson 's stock-in-trade.

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Related Topix: Kris Kristofferson, Country, Vocal

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Chris Henson: 'The Grapes of Wrath' still resonates

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the publication of "The Grapes of Wrath."

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Related Topix: The Grapes of Wrath, Pop/Rock, Vocal, Arts, Literature, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Opinion

National Public Radio

Gertrude Stein Opera Finds Beauty In The Mundane

Stephanie Blythe as Gertrude Stein and Elizabeth Futral as Alice B. Toklas in the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis' 2014 production of 27 .

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Vocal

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Kane Co. Chronicle

Auditions for 'Of Grapes and Nuts' set

BATAVIA – The Albright Theatre in Batavia is casting for its production of “Of Grapes and Nuts,” which combines two of John Steinbeck's novels, “The Grapes of Wrath” and “Of Mice and Men.” Auditions will take place at 7:30 p.m. July 13 and 14 at the theater, 100 N. Island Ave., Batavia.

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Related Topix: Batavia, IL, Vocal, The Grapes of Wrath, Pop/Rock, Theater, Arts

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Los Angeles Times

How Franconian: James Franco to direct play while starring on Broadway

James Franco, with fans at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, will make his debut as a stage director this summer in New York.

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Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Vocal, Theater, Arts, Entertainment

Sat Jun 14, 2014

Examiner.com

Steinbeck classic confronts social issues of Great Depression Era

John Steinbeck's classic, "Of Mice and Men" continues at the Just Off Broadway Theater through June 22. For tickets and more information, go to www.journeymantheatre.com John Steinbeck's classic, "Of Mice and Men" continues at the Just Off Broadway Theater through June 22. For tickets and more information, go to www.journeymantheatre.com " Of Mice ... (more)

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Related Topix: Vocal, Theater, Arts, Kansas City, MO, Literature

Examiner.com

Point Park University' Rep readies for 2014-2015 season. Don't touch the rabbits

August may be the dog days of summer, but with the 2014-2015 season of The REP, Point Park University's professional theatre company, boasting two world premieres by Pittsburgh playwrights, a classic by John Steinbeck and a hilarious comedy about a singer not able to sing, make the evenings a summer daze.

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Related Topix: Point Park University, Park University, Pittsburgh, PA, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Vocal, Music!, Broadway, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies

Thu Jun 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Point Park University's The REP Announces 2014-2015 Season

The 2014-2015 season of The REP, Point Park University's professional theatre company, will include two world premieres by Pittsburgh playwrights, a classic by Nobel laureate John Steinbeck and a hilarious comedy about an American singer renowned for her lack of rhythm, tone and especially an ability to sing.

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Related Topix: Point Park University, Park University, Pittsburgh, PA, Oakland (Pittsburgh, PA), Vocal, Drama Movies, The Crucible

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