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  1. How One Con Man Costume Caused An Actor Major ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cinema Blend News

    ... cancelled sci-fi show, produced, while Alan Tudyk's Wray Nerely will be involved in a musical version of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men , which is called I'm with Stupid . The new season will also co-star Spartacus star Liam McIntyre as Girth ...

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  2. Alan Tudyk's 'Con Man' Panel Recap: Nathan Fillion Runs a Tight Ship [Comic-Con 2016]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | /film

    ... meanwhile, signs up for an exciting project with Lou Ferrigno that turns out to be a stage adaptation of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men . More specifically, a musical stage adaptation of Of Mice and Men . Called I'm With Stupid . Yeah. The trailer ...

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  3. Culture of always needing to win thwarting mature debate: Singapore Kindness Movement's William WanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... characters of the people in literature. I think that's a very interesting discussion. Wan: Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. When I read that and discussed it with my friends, we at first didn't think that it was really relevant to Singapore. But ...

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  4. BWW Review: of Mice and Men Amazes at MonomoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Many people are familiar with John Steinbeck 's epic novella that tells the story of George Milton and Lennie Small and the continuous burden of traveling and finding work from which they can never, it seems, release themselves. All of which happens in the Dust Bowl of 1930's North Carolina, these two must face the hardships which accompany them no matter the road they travel, but not only the consequences of their toils, but also what their companionship leads to along the way.

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  5. Poignant 'Of Mice and Men' in ChathamRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Barnstable Patriot

    In the beginning of “Of Mice and Men” George tells his friend Lennie, “Guys like us that work on ranches are the loneliest guys in the world.” But Lennie counters, “With us it ain't like that ... We got somebody to talk to that gives gives a damn about us.” Their special male friendship is at the heart of John Steinbeck's classic drama and sets George and Lennie apart from the other solitary characters who share their bunkhouse on a North Carolina ranch. The ache of human loneliness permeates this searing play drawn from Steinbeck's immortal 1937 novella.

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  6. Steinbeck Is An Influence - And A Character - In 'Monterey Bay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | National Public Radio

    Lindsay Hatton's novel Monterey Bay bobs somewhat awkwardly in the wake of John Steinbeck's 1945 classic, Cannery Row . In Hatton's tale, a boyishly attired 15-year-old named Margot Fiske works as a helpmeet for her father, an eccentric entrepreneur, in the scenic enclave "that splits the difference between Monterey and Pacific Grove" on California's coast.

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  7. Creation Myths: The Millions Interviews Lindsay HattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... to it, the planet will outlast us. Hatton kindly let me subject her to a few silly questions about her novel, John Steinbeck , and the weird exercise that is historical fiction. Here we go. Rumaan Alam : Any summary of your book must, it seems, ...

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  8. NEA book program gets a makeover, will feature newer worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Daily Republic

    ... before 1965, including Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird," F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" and John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" and poetry by Emily Dickinson are among other older works to be ...

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  9. Monterey Bay,' by Lindsay HattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | SFGate

    A childhood on the Monterey Peninsula pretty much guarantees a healthy dose of John Steinbeck : "The Pearl" in grade school and "The Red Pony" in middle school. By high school, I was in love with Steinbeck, and what was - to me - his pitch-perfect prose: neither too mannered nor too casual.

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  10. The best moments in Valley theater this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Arizona Republic

    ... And the same description applies to ATC's renditions of two American classics: August Wilson's "Fences" and John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men." Devastating and unforgettable. Kara Quinn Ward-Tobin (right) Karla Benitez Orellana play pair of demonic ...

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  11. NEA book program gets makeover, will feature newer works commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Fulton Sun

    ... before 1965, including Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird," F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" and John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" and poetry by Emily Dickinson are among other older works to be ...

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  12. Intermezzo, Barbara Rose Shuler: Enjoy Bach on a budget with free and low-cost concerts and eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Monterey County Herald

    ... with Carmel. I'm privileged to serve as a guest narrator for this program with readings of words by John Steinbeck, Jack London and more. Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m., “Venetian Treasures” at All Saints Church includes works by Gabrielli, ...

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  13. NEA book program gets a makeover, will feature newer worksRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Marietta Times

    ... before 1965, including Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird," F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" and John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" and poetry by Emily Dickinson are among other older works to be ...

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  14. NEA Book Program Gets a Makeover, Will Feature Newer Works3 minutes agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | ABC News

    ... before 1965, including Harper Lee's " To Kill a Mockingbird ," F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" and John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath." Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" and poetry by Emily Dickinson are among other older works to be ...

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  15. Costa Mesa Playhouse Will Open 52nd Season with of Mice and MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Costa Mesa Playhouse presents the first production of its 52nd season, John Steinbeck 's "Of Mice and Men," running July 29 through August 21, 2016. The Costa Mesa Playhouse launches its 52nd season with John Steinbeck 's classic play, "Of Mice and Men," opening July 29, 2016, and playing through August 21. Two migrant ranch workers, George and his physically powerful but simple-minded companion, Lennie, in central California during the Great Depression, are on the run from trouble and faced by a bleak reality, but they still dream of saving enough money to buy a piece of land and a home of their own.

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  16. Santa Monica Rep Presents "The Grapes of Wrath" Reading on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The LookOut news

    With more and more low-wage workers using a larger share of their income to put a roof over their heads, Santa Monica Rep hopes its production of "The Grapes of Wrath" on Sunday hits home. The dramatic reading of John Steinbeck's classic novel will take place at 2 p.m. at The Eli & Edythe Broad Stage at The Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center on 11th Street and Santa Monica Boulevard.

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  17. SLT announces its 2016-17 seasonRead the original story

    Monday Jul 4 | The Joplin Independent

    ... Never Never Land. Oct. 28-Nov. 6, 2016 - Of Mice and Men is a slice of life during the Great Depression by John Steinbeck that tells the story of two roving farmhands with limited mental capacity who share a dream of owning their own ranch. Dec. ...

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  18. [Jahan Alamzad] Brexit shot across the bow for trade agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | Korea Herald

    ... Now, the U.S. is Korea's second-largest trading partner. In his masterpiece, "The Grapes of Wrath," John Steinbeck wrote, "You're bound to get ideas if you go thinkin' about stuff." Instead of keep looking for politically expedient solutions that ...

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  19. The Gift Theatre gives us a stripped-down Grapes of WrathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Chicago Reader

    Through 8/14: Thu-Sat 7:30 PM, Sun 2:30 PM, the Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee, 773-283-7071, thegifttheatre.org, $35. Back in 1988, Steppenwolf Theatre premiered an expensive, AT&T-sponsored stage version of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath , adapted and directed by Frank Galati .

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  20. Why banishing of Mexico teen into the backyard tent has created so much newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Examiner.com

    ... reading Tony Dungy advises on becoming a better person in life, J.D. Salinger's 'The Catcher in the Rye' and John Steinbeck's 'Of Mice and Men'. When asked about his daily chores, Adam replied to PEOPLE that he was doing well enough by drinking from ...

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