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  1. The supporting "lunatics" are running the asylum in Blank Canvas' 'Cuckoo's Nest'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Cleveland.com

    ... Louise Fletcher.) What: A Blank Canvas Theatre production of the play by Dale Wasserman, based on the novel by Ken Kesey. Directed by Patrick Ciamacco. But first, a tip of the logo cap to set and sound designer Patrick Ciamacco, who also directed ...

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  2. freeFall to stage One Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest,' based on the novel by Ken Kesey, runs Aug. 2-31 at freeFall Theatre in St. Petersburg.

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  3. Blank Canvas Theatre's production of 'Cuckoo's Nest' is crazy goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Examiner.com

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Blank Canvas Theatre 1305 West 78th Street, Suite 211 Cleveland, OH 44102 Through August 2, 2014 Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. Sundays at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $15.00 First there was the book by Ken Kesey in 1962 from which the play was developed by Dale Wasserman, and in 1975, Milos Forman directed a screen ... (more)

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  4. 'Pirates In The Heartland': At Least This Review Is Safe For WorkRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... collective, which included Spain Rodriguez and comics king R. Crumb. His many fans included underground greats Ken Kesey and William S. Burroughs, and this is just the first of Fantagraphics' planned three-volume retrospective of his work. To ...

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  5. 'Furthur Bus' To Bring Psychedelic '60s Back To WestchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Eastchester Daily Voice

    ... made in a party bus with a paint job that would spin your head faster than Jefferson Airplane's "White Rabbit." Ken Kesey, author of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest , bought and painted the original "Furthur Bus" in 1964 for a cross-country trip to ...

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  6. Concert preview: James McMurtry counts Stephen King among his fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Canada.com

    ... a long time. He first showed up as a toddler in The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, Tom Wolfe's 1968 book on LSD guru Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters. The Journal spoke with McMurtry just after a long drive to Sioux City, Iowa, about guns, his ...

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  7. Kesey, Kerouac: early glimpses of edgy greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... are uniformly flat, and it wasn't the author's idea to put them in print. Another American celebrity scribe was Ken Kesey (1935-2001), author of " One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest ," the best-selling novel (1962) that became an Oscar-winning film ...

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  8. North of the borderRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Texasfootball.com

    ... to test their Six Man football skills against those big boys up there in Canada," says Chesley, who, like Ken Kesey, will be "on the bus" with his18 All-Star players for the duration. Crossing borders and knocking heads Six Man-style is getting more ...

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  9. North of the borderRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Texasfootball.com

    ... to test their Six Man football skills against those big boys up there in Canada," says Chesley, who, like Ken Kesey, will be "on the bus" with his18 All-Star players for the duration. Crossing borders and knocking heads Six Man-style is getting more ...

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  10. The Art of the Opening SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    ... Woolf's "Mrs. Dalloway said she would get the flowers herself," expressed a woman's small claim of autonomy. Ken Kesey established the mood of paranoia of authority in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest with, "They're out there." J.D. Salinger ...

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  11. North of the borderRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Texasfootball.com

    ... to test their Six Man football skills against those big boys up there in Canada," says Chesley, who, like Ken Kesey, will be "on the bus" with his18 All-Star players for the duration. Crossing borders and knocking heads Six Man-style is getting more ...

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  12. Forgotten souls honored at the filming site of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

    ... arrived in New York from Norway in 1883. The movie "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" is based on a book written by Ken Kesey. In the film adaptation, Jack Nicholson portrays Randall McMurphy, an Irish-American Korean War veteran. McMurphy is a tough ...

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  13. Sound Strider - Intrepid TravelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | MusicEmissions

    This EP is described as a tribute to Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters and each song has links to that .

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  14. Shavuot's Revelation of SelfRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Tikkun Magazine

    ... Can we really want to be taken apart? If we really mean to do it and not just talk about it, how fearsome a thing! Ken Kesey talked often about how we all would like to be a voyeur of the mystic until we find ourselves the object of our piercing ...

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  15. Bend celebrates big birthday for Ken Kesey busRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... Brewery at the Old St. Francis School downtown. The greatly modified bus, a replica of the one that carried author Ken Kesey and his crew of "Merry Pranksters" across country in 1964, was supposed to arrive before 5 p.m. It triumphantly rolled onto ...

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  16. Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters - a Celebration of Going FurtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | KQED

    Ken Kesey's replica of the bus he used to tour across the United States in the mid-1960s.

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  17. Professor Fred Turner to Class of '14: Embrace technology and politics to improve societyRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Stanford

    ... side of life on campus. Earlier in the decade, Stanford had begun incubating a strong countercultural movement. Ken Kesey, who wrote One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest , began his psychedelic adventures as a graduate student in creative writing at ...

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  18. Studio 58's 49th season starts with Kosmic Mambo and ends at the Elbow Room CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... 13 to 30, the students will perform the classic story One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, based on the novel by Ken Kesey. The story's protagonist, popularized by Jack Nicholson in the feature film, chooses to spend his punishment in a mental ...

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  19. 'Stars' will bring even men to tearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    ... and made me pretend I have allergies. This has not happened since 2006 when I reread "Sometimes A Great Notion" by Ken Kesey. "The Fault In Our Stars" by John Green came out a little while ago. It was the best book of 2012 according to Time ...

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  20. Dr Strange: Finally an intriguing superheroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Independent

    ... impressive following. In The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe, the One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest author Ken Kesey lauds the kaleidoscopic nature of Strange's universe, and Marc Bolan's troop of glam rockers referenced him on T.Rex's 1971 ...

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