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  1. A 20th Century classic, Under Milk Wood, is to get a rare airing in NewcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | Chronicle Live

    One of the great works of literature is to get an airing as the actors of the People's Theatre tackle Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas. The Welsh poet, as well known for his drinking and chaotic love life as his poetry, had a way with words that few have ever matched.

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  2. House where poet Dylan Thomas lived is for sale for A 600kRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | Daily Mail

    ... children's author and illustrator Jill Barklem - and it is now for sale for A 500,000 via estate agents Savills Dylan Thomas's house guests included T. S. Eliot and Arthur Miller. Another visitor was the painter Augustus John, who likened Seaview to ...

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  3. Sandisfield Players bringing back 'Under Milk WoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Berkshire Eagle

    Sandisfield Players is bringing back its production of Dylan Thomas' "Under Milk Wood" this weekend in a pair of performances Saturday evening at Berkshire Theatre Group's Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge and Sunday afternoon at Norfolk Library in Norfolk, Conn. Saturday's performance begins at 7; Sunday afternoon's performance begins at 4. For information about these performances, please contact these venues directly.

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  4. NewquayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Tivyside Advertiser

    ... remains one of Wales' most popular sailing centres. It has been said that New Quay is the original Llareggub in Dylan Thomas' 'Under Milk Wood', but it is not the only place in Wales to claim that title. However, New Quay has many of the features of ...

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  5. Australia's Fiona McFarlane wins Dylan Thomas literary prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Australian writer Fiona McFarlane has won the Dylan Thomas Prize for young literary talents with her globe-trotting volume of short stories, "The High Places." Named for the late Welsh poet, the prize is open to fiction by English-language writers aged 39 or under.

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  6. a Little Night Music, Loot, Our Town and More Set for The Watermill...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... producing theatre, Brendan O'Hea will direct a new production of Under Milk Wood - A play for voices by Dylan Thomas, one of the plays in the theatre's first professional season in 1967 with a young David Jason appearing early on in his career. ...

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  7. Winner of the International Dylan Thomas Prize announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    A collection of short stories which skip across continents, eras and genres to chart the borderlands of emotional life has won the 11th International Dylan Thomas Prize. Australian author Fiona McFarlane's The High Places was awarded the A 30,000 prize at a gala ceremony at Swansea University on Wednesday.

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  8. Fun Words Created By Spelling Other Words BackwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Neatorama

    ... a well flipped word that rolls off the tongue and easily gets its meaning across without explanation. And when Dylan Thomas set his play Under Milk Wood in a Welsh town called Llareggub ("bugger all" spelled backwards)- now that was bloody ...

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  9. Details of the third annual Dylan Thomas Day are announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Fans of the bard are being encouraged to stage their own events as part of a worldwide celebration of his work Following the success of the second International Dylan Thomas Day in 2016, details of the third annual celebration of Wales' most famous literary son have been announced, with events all around the UK and beginning to take shape across the globe. "Just download the logo and poster for this year, designed by New York Times bestselling illustrator, Jago, from our website and follow our hashtags #DylanDay and #DyddDylan on social media.

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  10. Celebrate the summer with Artsreach in DorsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Western Gazette

    ... take a 24 hour peek into the lives and loves of the likes of Captain Cat, Polly Garter and Willy Nilly, in Dylan Thomas' 'Under Milk Wood'; a beautiful, bawdy, affectionate, reckless and deeply original play. Returning once more on their popular ...

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  11. REVIEW: Under Milk Wood, Southwick PlayersRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | Shoreham Herald

    So it is both clever and appropriate that Southwick Players make windows a key feature of their production of the Dylan Thomas classic at the Barn Theatre, Southwick, this week. The impressive set has various two-storey buildings, with some carefully-crafted details in the roof lines, and include a cobbled street that extends right down to a lovely stone wall, illustrating the quay, at the front of the stage.

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  12. Getting lit at the bar: Why reading and drinking are a lovely combinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... the two you're more actively achieving). Readers have long lionized the works of the drunken literary genius. Dylan Thomas is just as well known - if not more - as the man who drank 18 straight whiskeys at the White Horse pub in Manhattan before ...

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  13. Kansas City Actors Theatre to Stage Free Reading of under Milk WoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Kansas City Actors Theatre continues their Season 12 staged reading series with a free script-in-hand staged reading of Dylan Thomas 's comic "play for voices," Under Milk Wood on Sunday, April 23rd at 2:00 pm at the H&R Block City Stage in Union Station. First performed as a radio drama in 1954, Under Milk Wood has been celebrated for over 60 years, having been adapted for film twice and has seen many re-tellings in a variety of media.

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  14. In Pictures: The Half Moon In Herne Hill ReopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Londonist

    ... Fuller's has had quite the responsibility in refurbishing the ornate boozer, which opened in 1896. It's where Dylan Thomas occasionally drank after watching rugby matches nearby , and maybe even where he began to piece together the beginnings of ...

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  15. The Swansea bucket list - 30 things to try in the city in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | IcNetwork

    ... a drink at the bar - and a little Dutch courage if you need it! - and go for it at the open mic night. The Dylan Thomas Centre has the wonderful permanent Love the Words exhibition, which is free and always worth a visit. And nearby is the Dylan ...

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  16. These Poems Should Be Plastered On Underground TrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Londonist

    ... one of those tube posters in its entirety. One for the night tubers, this (a service which we reckon the late Dylan Thomas would have got a lot of use out of). Although if TfL wants to turn this into a public service announcement, it should subtly ...

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  17. The New BeatRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Daily News

    ... with Steve Allen, for example. That's the tradition." It is a tradition enlivened at this time of year by Dylan Thomas's famous 1952 recording of A Child's Christmas in Wales. The memory of families gathered around the hi-fi enraptured by Thomas's ...

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  18. 11 fantastic places to visit that are within an hour's drive... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | This is South Wales

    ... also estimated times and the distance from the city centre, but check for traf fic updates ahead of your trip. Dylan Thomas lived at his beloved boathouse for the last four years of his life.The Swansea born writer is also thought to have penned Do ...

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  19. February 20, 1950 - " Dylan Thomas arrives in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | History Television

    On this day in 1950, Welsh poet Dylan Thomas arrives in New York for his first reading tour of the United States. His four U.S. tours were wildly successful but ended with Thomas' death at age 39. Thomas was born and raised in Swansea, Wales, where he was a poor student.

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  20. Roger Garfitt, Nikki Iles, John Williams Octet: In All My Holy MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... Stan Tracey's group accompanied poet Michael Horowitz with his New Departures superjams. Tracey later performed Dylan Thomas's epic poem "Under Milk Wood" with Philip Madoc reciting the words on the album Jazz Suite-Under Milk Wood , which should be ...

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