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Students watch Queen’s funeral in Charles’ former bedroom

A group of pupils from the King’s former school said it was “surreal” to sit in their former bedroom while watching the Queen’s funeral. Gordonstoun School in Morayshire suspended lessons on Monday to allow staff and pupils to watch the funeral broadcast. King Charles joined the independent school in 1962 …

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Michael Pearce Cornwall Test Tractor Crash

THE TRIAL of a retired tractor driver has been adjourned after a problem with a witness statement prevented the court from proceeding. Michael Joseph Pearce, 76, of Newmill, near Penzance, appeared at Truro Magistrates’ Court today on one count of allegedly driving a power-driven vehicle on a road or in …

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“He was wearing tartan pajamas in the laundry!” Jockstrap Electro Mashup Masters Get Clean | Music

IIt’s the hottest day of the summer and Taylor Skye has found one of the few public spaces in Penzance safe from the midday glare: a graveyard. The electronic producer, one half of Jockstrap, leads us past a man who slept last night between the gravestones of St Mary’s Church, …

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How King Charles’ school, where he dealt with bullies, shaped him

Britain’s new monarch, King Charles, spent his formative years at a Scottish boarding school where his late father, Prince Philip, had also studied and wanted his son to go, according to Reuters. Charles was sent to Gordonstoun, a private boarding school on the north coast of Scotland, when he was …

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Daniel Radcliffe wants to make a key part of his Weird Al performance permanent

One such nerd is actor Daniel Radcliffe, who will play Yankovic in the upcoming absurdist biopic “Weird: The Al Yankovic Story.” In a recent interview with EW, Radcliffe said that after learning to play the accordion for the role, he fully intends to stick with it. Radcliffe caught the attention …

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Pennsylvania woman dies in Bahamas after being attacked by bull shark while snorkeling

NASSAU, BAHAMAS: A cruise ship passenger has died after being attacked by a bull shark while snorkeling with her family. The victim, a woman, was mutilated by the predator on Tuesday September 6 in the Bahamas. ADVERTISING The 58-year-old Pennsylvania resident was pulled from the water by her relatives and …

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Nigel Farage’s gin sparks controversy in Cornwall | Nigel Farage

He may be best known for his love of a frothy pint of ale, but Nigel Farage has caused controversy in the far south west by marketing his own gin, which he says is made by a “distillery craftsmanship in the heart of Cornwall”. ”. In a product launch video, …

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Classical Music in Richmond This Fall: Yo-Yo Ma, Brahms Meets Radiohead, Danny Elfman and the Richmond Symphony and More | Music

By COLLEEN CURRAN Richmond Times-Dispatch The Richmond Symphony Orchestra has a promising season ahead, starting with a free Community Concert at Pocahontas State Park September 10 and the return of Music at Hardywood September 22 and November 17. New this year, September 24, Steve Hackman’s Brahms X Radiohead brings together …

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Caps for conservative landlords, it seems | Property rental

So this government is going to cap social housing rents (Report, August 31), but when Ted Heath froze rents in the face of rising inflation in 1972, he also included private rents. As a quarter of Tory MPs are now private landlords, I guess that would never happen.Sheila SpoonerEnfield, London …

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Saving crops and tackling a broken food system: meet the ‘gleaners’

Across Britain, people are gathering to collect unpicked produce. Tackling food poverty and agricultural waste is a timely response to the cost of living crisis – and a challenge to a ‘broken’ food system Maybe it’s the fresh beets in her salads, or maybe it’s the stress-busting microbiome in the …

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Woman Turns Hometown Star’s Tripadvisor Reviews Into Hilarious Works Of Art

A woman has turned hilarious one-star reviews from Tripadvisor about the famous fishing village where she lives – into works of art. Sally Mitchell was ‘baffled’ when she came across horrible comments online about Mevagissey – including people complaining that the sun was too bright. It’s one of Cornwall’s finest …

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New film in Cornwall filming in Penzance in the autumn

Filming is due to start this autumn on a new narrative short in Penzance. Local filmmakers Callum Mitchell, Jonny Dry and Ella Turner are due to shoot their latest film – Mackling – this autumn in Penzance. Mitchell’s recent audio documentary drama, West Cornwall-born Solomon Browne, aired on BBC Radio …

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Shark spotted in Kent: A mother films a ‘fin’ in the water off the south coast after families fled the sea in terror

Shark spotted in Kent following attack in Cornwall Holidaymakers on a Kent beach ran out of water when the shark was spotted It comes less than a month after a woman was bitten by a shark near Cornwall There have been several shark sightings throughout the year on the coast …

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CHC Group completes $500 million recapitalization plan – Helicopter Investor

Helicopter service provider CHC Group has completed its $500 million recapitalization plan, designed to reduce funded debt obligations by up to $500 million. “A substantial part” existing debt and equity holders of CHC have agreed to provide more than $100 million in new money and liquidity enhancement pledges, according to …

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Gilbert and Sullivan classics will be on stage at Malvern

The Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company is due to return to Malvern next month. After being absent from the Malvern stage for three years, the company will return to perform some Gilbert and Sullivan classics from September 8-10. The company will perform The Pirates of Penzance, HMS Pinafore and Iolanthe. …

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What happened to married David Garrison… with kids?

Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images Before playing the beloved Steve Rhoades in “Married… with children”, actor David Garrison had mainly turned to theater and Broadway. Among his many roles, Garrison has played Bruce Ismay in “Titanic,” the Wizard of Oz in “Wicked,” and the police sergeant in “The Pirates of Penzance” …

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Erika Henningsen will lead the world premiere of new musical JOY which opens in December at the George Street Playhouse

Erika Henningsen will lead the world premiere of new musical Joy the Musical at the George Street Playhouse, directed by Casey Hushion (Broadway: Aladdin, The Prom), with choreography by Emmy Award-winning and Oscar-nominated Joshua Bergasse. Tony Awards. The new musical features a score by Tony Award nominee AnnMarie Milazzo, musical …

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Lake Milton promotes arts and crafts at the show | News, Sports, Jobs

Correspondent Photo / Sean Barron Amy Rigby, who runs Rebel Rescue Ranch near Berlin Center, adds a few decorative touches of make-up to Lucia Carrera, 4, of Canfield, at the fifth annual Lake Milton Women’s League Arts & Crafts show on Saturday at the beach in Lake …

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‘Moulin Rouge’, ‘Bach to Bowie’, Marty Stuart and more at WAC – The Free Weekly

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN [email protected] During the worst days of the pandemic, Walton Arts Center staff learned several lessons that strengthened their commitment to hosting a wide variety of arts events in Northwest Arkansas. “We’ve learned that our audience is loyal and supportive and wants the arts of Northwest Arkansas to …

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Norton Celebrates 49th Performing Arts Season – The Advocate-Messenger

PRESS RELEASE Tickets go on sale today for the Norton Center for the Arts’ 49th Performing Arts Season. Continuing its trend of making the arts accessible to everyone, the Norton Center will once again offer tickets starting at $19 for all shows. “World-class performing arts experiences are available right here …

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Penzance AFC pays tribute to Helston’s Alfie Beard as football shirt retired

A special tribute will be paid today by the football team Helston teenager Alfie Beard played for. Penzance AFC’s reserve side are due to start their 2pm game this afternoon (Saturday) with a minute’s silence for Alfie, 19, who died in a car crash near the Stopgate junction in Porthleven …

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Car drives the wrong way in traffic at Eastern Green, Penzance, Cornwall

This is the moment the cars were forced out of the way as a confused driver found himself in oncoming traffic this afternoon. The photograph took the dual carriageway section of Eastern Green, past Morrisons supermarket in Penzance. Crystal Major posted it on Facebook with the caption, “I can’t drive …

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Jordan Cottrell in court for possession of heroin in Cornwall

A YOUNG Penzance man has been convicted by magistrates in Cornwall after he was found in possession of a Class A drug. Jordan Cottrell, 26, from Penzance, appeared before magistrates at Bodmin Magistrates’ Court on Friday July 8 on one count of possession of a Class A controlled drug, namely …

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Jack Keane, Penzance sex acts in public

A MAN who allowed sexual acts to be perpetrated on him in the middle of Penzance has pleaded guilty to outrage of public decency at Truro Magistrates’ Court. Jack John Reginald Keane, 32, who is currently remanded to HMP Exeter, initially pleaded not guilty to outrage of public decency by …

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The train drivers’ strike will seriously disrupt rail services

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Aslef picket line. Photo Victoria Jones PA Images Rail services will be severely disrupted today due to a strike by train drivers in the latest outbreak of industrial unrest in the industry. Members of the Aslef drivers’ union from seven train operators went on strike for 24 …

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Cornwall GWR service during next week’s train strike

Industrial action planned by train drivers on Saturday will severely affect GWR rail services this weekend, with no trains running on many popular routes. On Saturdays, an extremely limited service will operate between 7am and 7pm, with the last trains leaving much earlier. Due to the timing of the strike, …

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Radio City Music Hall named 4th most beautiful theater in the world

Radio City Music Hall in New York ranked above 6 other theaters in the city to secure the 4th place of the most beautiful in the world. Radio City is known for hosting some of the most beloved programs in the world, like the Grammy and Tony Awards, the MTV …

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The Pirates of Penzance – 175 teenagers, 10 days of rehearsal, 4 performances (Grand Opera House Trust Summer Youth Production until July 24)

The Grand Opera House Trust offers a summer production for young people of Swashbuckler The Penzance Pirates with a cast well north of a hundred crammed onto the stage and aisles to bring Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic opera to life. When the young apprentice Frédéric turns 21, he expects to …

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Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston launches ‘HMS Pinafore’ for its 70th anniversary

A Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston production of ‘HMS Pinafore’ from 2013 Photo: Steve Feinberg The oldest opera company in town might not be what you think it is. The Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Houston celebrates its 70th anniversary this year, beating the Houston Grand Opera by three …

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Prince of Wales says tackling climate change is ‘absolutely essential’

The Prince of Wales said tackling climate change was “absolutely essential” as the country swelters in “alarming” temperatures. During a speech at an outdoor event to mark his 70 years as Duke of Cornwall, Charles said national commitments to achieve net zero had ‘never been more vital’. The country is …

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Outdoor theater returns to Logie Steading this summer with three Illyria shows

THREE outdoor theater performances will be presented at Logie Steading over the summer. The Logie Steading Visitor Center will host three outdoor theater performances over the summer. The Illyria theater troupe will return to the Logie Estate for three summer dates to celebrate the company’s 30th anniversary. The group will …

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Civilization in sausage: River Restaurant at the Savoy reviewed

When the Tory Party went up in flames last week, a restaurateur said to me, “Don’t worry, Tanya, we’ll still be here when it’s over.” She was packing a scotch egg like she said, and it’s very true. There’s a calming continuity to restaurants: no matter how cool the hell …

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In ‘A Beautiful Noise’, Will Swenson is a sparkling diamond

Now it’s Neil Diamond’s turn. And Diamond is very fortunate to have Will Swenson playing him in “A Beautiful Noise,” directed by Michael Mayer when it premieres at the venerable Emerson Colonial Theater. The power of Swenson’s electric performance almost blows the roof off the old seal. ‘A Beautiful Noise’ …

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Higos supports the Somerset Cricket Foundation

Higos supports the Somerset Cricket Foundation Higos, one of our official partners, announced this week that it will support the Somerset Cricket Foundation. A licensed insurance broker, Higos will donate to the Foundation for every trip, car, home, property up to business and commercial insurance policy that is purchased by …

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Gwenno – Treasure | UNCUT

“If we opened up people, we would find landscapes,” said the French director Agnes Varda in 2009. Varda is one of many artists, musicians and filmmakers around the world who have inspired Treasurethe Cornish-speaking Welsh psychonaut’s third album Gwenno Saunders — and this quote is especially beloved of a musician …

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Cornwall Development Applications: Week Ending July 3 | Part 1

Various planning applications have been validated by Cornwall Council and the associated documents can be viewed online on the Council’s planning portal. You can search for planning applications, decisions, appeals and executions by keyword, application reference, postal code or by a single line of address. There were a lot of …

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The Incredible Life of Mary Kelynack

Published: 12:15 a.m. July 5, 2022 Bard of Gorsedh Kernow, Merv Davey, shares stories from Cornish history. In late 1851, as the Great Exhibition in London drew to a close, visitors were greeted by the sight of an elderly Cornish woman in traditional fishmonger costume filled with her basket. It …

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Look at Haworth when the Brontes lived there

In the late 1860s visitors were curious to see Haworth because of his association with the Brontës. In fact, “Bronte Country” was an expression already in use at the end of the 19th century. Thousands of people began to flock to the city to follow in the footsteps of the …

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4th of July in Farmington kicks off with Freedom Days

FARMINGTON — For the first time since 2019, San Juan County residents will be able to enjoy a full lineup of Freedom Days events this year as the city of Farmington’s annual Fourth of July celebration kicks back into full swing following restrictions. during the COVID-19 the pandemic ended. The …

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Pirates sail from Penzance to BV | Free content

Pirates, romance and comedy fill the stage at Buena Vista High School’s Flex Commons during the High Country Fine Arts Association’s adult production of ‘The Pirates of Penzance’. This comic opera, made famous by Arthur Sullivan and WS Gilbert, centers on Frederic who has just completed his 21st year as …

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July program includes stories, performances and more

The month of July is full of opportunities to enjoy theatre, visual arts and live music. The centerpiece will be the Westerville Music & Arts Festival on July 9 and 10, featuring 130 artists, 30 performances, 20 food vendors, a silent auction and youth activities at Heritage Park and Everal …

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The 12 Best Bruce Willis Movies, According To Letterboxd – Did They Get It Right?

Robert Altman was one of cinema’s great writers, having been the filmmaker behind such classics as ‘M*A*S*H’, ‘The Long Goodbye’, ‘Nashville’ and his scathing 1992 satire on Hollywood, ‘ The Player,” which stars Tim Robbins as Griffin Mill, a studio executive who finds himself in a precarious position after murdering …

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Ed Sheeran concert tickets for NHS workers canceled hours before show

People who thought they were going to see Ed Sheeran perform had their hopes dashed when their tickets were canceled just hours before the show. NHS and emergency service workers who booked with their Blue Light discount card were among those affected. The Blue Light Card offer was also available …

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Rising construction costs jeopardize municipal projects in Cornwall

Councilors in Cornwall have been warned that some major projects may have to be scaled back or scrapped due to rising construction costs. With inflation hitting all industries, the authority has seen the cost of construction projects rise dramatically in recent months. As a result, the council has already had …

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Miracle Theater will present KING LEAR across Cornwall this summer

This summer, Cornwall’s Miracle Theater will perform Shakespeare’s most basic and passionate play, King Lear, in fifteen wild locations across Cornwall from July 13 to August 27. From a remote ‘blasted moor’ on Bodmin Moor framed by the magnificent skyline of Brown Willy and Rough Tor to the cliff top …

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M5 crash: ‘apocalyptic scenes’ after car crashes and air ambulance landing

Motorists are stuck in ‘doomsday scenes’ after a crash closed the M5 in both directions. The road is currently closed in both directions and there are miles of north and southbound traffic near Willand. Police confirmed to DevonLive that the highway was closed to allow the air ambulance to land …

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Harlequins’ Cadan Murley epitomizes team belief ahead of Saracens semi-final | Premiership

If there’s always one team that specializes in creating their own luck, it’s the Harlequins. The question is whether the Houdinis of the English rugby club can once again conjure up enough to secure another moving chapter in their checkered modern history. Because if Saracens lead 28-0 in the first …

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Cottage in Stunning Position Overlooking Sennen Cove Requires a Bit of TLC

With uninterrupted panoramic sea views over Sennen Beach and beyond, this four bedroom detached character cottage with adjoining annex offers the perfect vantage point from which to enjoy the beautiful Cornish coastline. Now in need of some modernisation, Peters Cottage is situated in an unrivaled position on approximately half an …

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Why the four-day work week may worsen the climate crisis | Letters

I agree that a four-day working week could have many benefits (thousands of UK workers start the world’s biggest trial of the four-day week on June 6) but help ease the crisis climate probably won’t be one of them, as people can well use their longer weekends to fly abroad, …

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Cardiff roads closed today as Wales take on Ukraine and Gerry Cinnamon performs

Cardiff will see crowds flock to the city both for Wales’ World Cup play-off against Ukraine at Cardiff City Stadium and music fans will be in the city center for Gerry Cinnamon’s concert at Cardiff Castle. Cardiff. There are, as expected with the big concerts in the center, road closures, …

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The Ohio Light Opera returns to the Wooster campus with “Cinderella”, “Pirates of Penzance”, “Hello, Dolly!” and more

WOOSTER, Ohio — After a two-year absence, the Ohio Light Opera returns to the College of Wooster campus this summer, with a nearly full slate of performances, including ‘Cinderella,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ “Pirates of Penzance” and more. In residence at the college since 1979, the theater company was fully online in …

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How to watch the Tau Herculid meteor shower tonight

How to See the Tau Herculid Meteor Shower NASA says the best time to watch will be around 1 a.m. on the east coast and 10 p.m. on the west coast, with viewers in North America having the best view of the potential display. The American Meteor Society (AMS) adds …

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University of Nottingham beat Penzance in hard-fought Tier 4 final

Sam Mayhew’s first-half strike secured the Tier 4 Men’s Championship trophy for 5th-placed University of Nottingham, who overcame Penzance 1-0 in a hard-fought final. The early morning start didn’t dampen the lively atmosphere around the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Center, with both teams well supported by roving vocal supporters. …

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Imagine Little Tokyo Contest Holds Virtual Celebration

The ninth annual Imagine Little Tokyo short story contest will celebrate winners in three categories on Thursday, May 26 at 6 p.m. via the Zoom platform in a free program hosted by the Japanese American National Museum. The competition is presented by the Little Tokyo Historical Society (LTHS) in partnership …

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Properties for sale in Cornwall for under £100,000

It might surprise the average person in Cornwall that there are, in fact, properties on the market to buy for less than six figures. With an incredible property price boom in the county, choices in the sub-£100,000 range are slim. But they are not completely sterile. With a mix of …

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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee events in Cornwall and things to do, from big parties to picnics in the park

How The Headland Hotel Celebrates… As the country prepares to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s remarkable 70-year reign next month, one of Cornwall’s finest hotels is hosting a luxurious Jubilee Afternoon Tea. The Headland, Newquay’s five-star clifftop hotel, is offering a limited-edition afternoon tea that will allow guests to enjoy …

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The Merry Dingmans Ferry Theater brings Gilbert and Sullivan to Akenac Park on May 7

Dingmans Ferry – Saturday was a rainy Saturday at Akenac Park, but inside the Dingmans Ferry Theater were tea, cookies, sandwiches and a happy group of about 50 people all involved in theater and the arts. They were hosted by Emer Day, Founder and President of the Sylvania Gilbert and …

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Tickets are on sale now for Scottish Opera’s pop-up summer tour

Scottish Opera’s wildly popular pop-up opera will kick off at Glamis Castle next month before touring iconic and surprising venues across Scotland including Duthie Park and Haddo House. Audiences can catch outdoor performances of A Little Bit of Barber and A Little Bit of Figaro, making this an ideal opportunity …

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The ‘commercial scale’ drug operation stretched the length of Cornwall

Three men who between them transported tens of thousands of pounds of Class A drugs across Cornwall have been jailed. Robert Scott and Stefan Paull, both 27, packaged cocaine and heroin in Saltash before posting or transporting them to Penzance where they were sold by Bradley Congdon, 38. Paull and …

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George Mason University Center for the Arts Announces 2022/2023 Season

The Center for the Arts at George Mason University today announced its 2022/2023 season of Mainstage performances, featuring a diverse lineup of artists and ensembles across many genres, as part of Great Performances at Mason and the Family Series. Season passes are currently on sale at Friends of the Arts …

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Teddy Tahu-Rhodes, Josh Piterman and Guy Noble in concert (Andrew KcKinnon)

Andrew McKinnon brought together the joint talents of operatic bass-baritone Teddy Tahu-Rhodes, musical theater star Josh Piterman and charismatic pianist, performer, singer and storyteller Guy Noble in a heartwarming evening of populist musical favorites. It was an eclectic program with works chosen from opera and operetta, classic musicals by Rodgers …

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OPENING NIGHT – THE LUCKY STAR – A Fascinating, Uplifting, and Sometimes Irreverent Story – Times Square Chronicles

A fascinating, uplifting and sometimes irreverent story of a war-torn family struggling to migrate, escape and survive” Douglas Denoff & Beth Goldsmith, and 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, General Manager) present the Directors Companythe production of The lucky star by Karen Hartmanpart of the inauguration VOLT-Festival at …

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AVAST! The guild prepares “pirates” for Pablo

YOU CANNOT SPELL “PIRATE” WITHOUT AN “ARRRRRRR”! William Salinas rehearses his role as Pirate King in upcoming Chippewa Valley Theater Guild production The Penzance Pirates. Hackers seem to be having a cultural moment: The new HBO show Our flag means deaththe strange online popularity of sea shanties and the persistence …

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Cornwall Development Applications: Week Ending May 1 | Part 3

Various planning applications have been validated by Cornwall Council and the associated documents can be viewed online on the Council’s planning portal. You can search for planning applications, decisions, appeals and executions by keyword, application reference, postal code or by a single line of address. There were a lot of …

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An RNLI supporter’s challenge to do a vertical mile in memory of his uncle

The RNLI Mayday Mile Challenge has interested ‘Inverted Fitness’ owner Natalie Jose, from Penzance in Cornwall, to take part in the challenge in a slightly different way. Natalie and her team members will commit to 30 minutes of aerial fitness daily throughout May to raise funds for the charity that …

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Theater is an antidote to many things | News, Sports, Jobs

In a “Saturday Night Live” skit titled “Cast List,” Will Ferrell plays a theatrical, temperamental, and inappropriate acting teacher. “I just wanted to let you all know, we’ll be using the ‘Hamilton’ casting rules for this show,” he tells his students. “So any run for any part, …

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Stalkers, drunk drivers and domestic abusers convicted in Cornwall courts

Despite two public holidays, Cornwall magistrates have still dealt with a large number of offenders whose crimes range from drunk driving to domestic assault and stalking. In Bodmin and Truro, the courts deal with all criminal matters in Cornwall. Anyone accused of an offence, from the least serious to the …

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Penzance mum lives in trailer park after landlord evicted her and puts house back on the market for hundreds more in rent

A Cornwall mother has told her ordeal of housing crisis on national radio, after being evicted by her landlord only to see her old home re-let for an extra £450. Laura Williams, from Newlyn, called Radio 4’s Today program and explained her situation. Mum-of-four Laura told Plymouth host Simon Jack …

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Zachary James wins a Grammy – Hernando Sun

The Hernando-cultivated opera star wins her first Grammy. At this year’s Grammys, a former Hernando County resident took the stage and won the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording. The honor went to Zachary James, whom Playbill called “a Broadway alum” when they honored him and his castmates for …

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Hobson’s Choice: Classic Musicals at the Pumphouse Theater

Breadcrumb Links Theater Austin Battung Arnaldo as the Rat in Untold Stories Theater’s Wind in the Willows. Photo Hanna Kerbes .jpg Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article Woodland …

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From Bath to Penzance: 9 amazing stops on a road trip through the English countryside

For decades the English county of Cornwall has called my name. Recently my husband and I took a week long road trip through the West Country from Bath to Cornwall. I can honestly say it was everything I ever imagined and more. Here’s what we’ve seen, done and learned. We …

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Man found dead at Penzance Morrab Gardens beauty spot is named

A man found dead in a scenic park earlier this week has been named. Police were called to Morrab Gardens in Penzance on Monday after a man was found. Emergency services attended the scene to try to help the man and take care of the management of the scene and …

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Blue badge holder furious after being fined for curb markings that ‘were not clear’

A man has shared his outrage after being fined £70 for parking on a road where he says road markings indicating a parking restriction are “virtually non-existent”. Chris Wiles and his wife from Penzance received the fine after parking on Meneage Street in Helston. Mr Wiles explained that because his …

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Victoria Botero – KC STUDIO

Victoria Botero at home (photo by Jim Barcus) The acclaimed soprano receives a cultural production grant from the Charlotte Street Foundation for her concert series The Cecilia, including an upcoming program featuring Gabriel García Márquez A soprano plays the treble. The highest. Victoria Botero has been doing this since moving …

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Richmond Night Market turns on the lights for its 4th season

Figaro Marriage DetailsVirginia Opera is pleased to release details for its 48th season of opera production. Performances will take place at the Harrison Opera House in Norfolk, Va., the Carpenter Theater at the Dominion Energy Center in Richmond, Va., and the Center for the Arts at George Mason University in …

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Trains between Penzance and Plymouth delayed after signal cables stolen

Trains between Penzance and Plymouth are set to be halted for the rest of the day, following a suspected signal cable theft. Commuters looking to travel between Penzance and Plymouth can expect delays of up to 15 minutes for the rest of the day (April 1) after signal cables were …

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Covid-19: Cornwall Council warns coronavirus ‘has not gone away’ as hospital staff absences rise

Cornwall Council reminds people to remain cautious in the face of covid to prevent staff shortages from overwhelming the NHS. It comes as cases of coronavirus in Cornwall have steadily risen with new figures showing it is the second worst-hit area in the UK. Along with a call for people …

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Dark smuggling stories that gave Cornish Cove its foreign name

A small cove nestled in a lip of land not far from Mount’s Bay and Penzance owes its name to a family of famous smugglers. Prussia Cove is a small, secluded, rocky cove with little beach, a few kilometers west of Praa Sands. The pebble beach and grotto is dominated …

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IU Kokomo will present Guys & Dolls: Indiana University Kokomo

KOKOMO, Indiana— Players, missionaries and dancers take the stage in Havens Auditorium, as Indiana University Kokomo presents the classic musical guys and dolls April 1 to 3. Music teacher Wendy Grice and adjunct music teacher Garry Grice lead the show, which is set in 1940s New York City. Wendy Grice …

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Cheapest petrol and diesel at Cornwall service stations on Tuesday 22nd March

For weeks Cornwall drivers have desperately searched for the petrol stations offering the cheapest petrol and diesel prices. The country was hit by the biggest weekly rise in fuel prices in at least 18 years after Russia invaded Ukraine. The average price of a liter of petrol on UK forecourts …

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From Goldsithney to Gotham – A Cornish company gets the Batman signal

A Cornish company has gotten the Bat-Signal and as a result there is a bit of Cornwall in the new box office hit The Batman. It’s a case of “Goldsithney to Gotham” for Sailflags, which is based in the village near Penzance. The company, which specializes in flag banners, was …

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Porchlight Music Theater announces host, cast and crew of NEW FACES SING BROADWAY 1947

Porchlight Music Theater has announced its first New Faces Sing Broadway concert of 2022, New Faces Sing Broadway 1947 with host Robin DaSilva, conducted by Adrian Abel Azevedo, music conducted by Linda Madonia and featuring ten promising new talents performing songs from 1947 Broadway season. New Faces Sing Broadway 1947 …

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Cincinnati Opera House Holds Open Casting Call for Supernumerary Roles for 2022 Summer Festival

For anyone who dreams of appearing on the Cincinnati Music Hall stage, the Cincinnati Opera is ready to give you your moment in the spotlight. No singing or acting skills required! The Cincinnati Opera will hold an open casting call for supernumerary roles for the company’s 2022 summer festival. An …

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Carole Galedrige Obituary (1931 – 2022) – “The American Nightingale” Los Altos Resident And , CA

Carole Eileen Larsen GaledrigeApril 28, 1931 – March 8, 2022“The American Nightingale” resident of Los Altos and internationally renowned sopranoFamous soprano Carole Eileen Larsen Galedrige has died at 90“It’s easy to see why they called her ‘The American Nightingale.’ title was bestowed on soprano, Carole Larsen Galedrige, after a Scandinavian …

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‘Sesame Street’ actor Emilio Delgado dies; beloved handyman Luis was 81

Mr. Delgado joined “Sesame Street” in 1971, in its third season, and remained a mainstay of the cast until he left the show in 2016. A Mexican-American whose youth straddled the southern border of the United States, Mr. Delgado served as a role model for millions of Latino children on …

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Cornwall’s current crime hotspot has an anti-social behavior problem

Truro suffered from more crime than any other place in Cornwall in January, according to the latest police figures. According to the national police website (police.uk), 213 crimes were recorded in the city in the first month of the year. The towns with the highest levels of crime over the …

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Opera House on Both Sides of the Bay • St Pete Catalyst

It’s rare for both Tampa Bay Opera companies to hold events on the same weekend. It’s not that the St. Petersburg Opera and the Tampa Opera aren’t on good terms – they are – but that there are a finite number of opera lovers. They have to watch each other’s …

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Tribute to Mullion Church organist and Cornwall teacher, Colin Cooper

A retired music teacher and church organist who overcame adversity by continuing to perform even after a leg amputation, has died aged 85. Colin Cooper had lived in Mullion, but was also formerly from Ruan Minor and had taught at Penzance and St Austell. In 2014 he made the front …

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Peter Norcliff tells interesting experiences and stories in his book, “Norky’s Ramblings”

Peter Norcliff takes readers on intriguing adventures in his autobiography. by Peter Norcliff life has been a series of interesting experiences and stories, which he recounts in his autobiography, “Norky’s ramblings.” The book is meant to be light-hearted and a fun read that documents his life from childhood to old …

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Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for THE LUCKY STAR

Producer Douglas Denoff and 59E59 Theaters have announced the full cast and creative team for The Directors Company’s production of The Lucky Star by Karen Hartman, as part of the inaugural VOLT Festival at 59E59. Directed by Noah Himmelstein (Rooted), The Lucky Star begins previews April 26, 2022 in Theater …

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Frustrated Drivers Express Anger Over Panic Gas Buying

Cornish motorists have been left angry after the apparent panic buying of fuel led to long waits at petrol stations across the county. Long queues are seen in a number of places as people try to stock up ahead of price spikes expected since the start of the war in …

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America and Other Long Lost Villages in Cornwall

The ancient Cornish village of Chysauster, believed to date back to the first century, is well known but of modern villages which disappeared in the Duchy in more recent times. The worldwide success of the kaolin industry in the St Austell area meant its expansion which, unfortunately for many, also …

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A listed townhouse in Cornwall is transformed by an international designer

The three-storey Grade II listed building includes rooftop space and sea views on the top floor The Crooked Townhouse on Chapel Street in Penzance has just come on the market. International interior designer Linda Dannvin has transformed this charming three-storey Grade II listed building, complete with rooftop space and a …

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Dad shocked after opening Tesco vegetables to find coarse parsnip inside

A Tesco shopper and his wife found themselves ‘rolling with laughter’ after finding a parsnip shaped like a man’s genitals in a bag of vegetables, before swallowing it for dinner. Matthew Whitaker, 44, was stunned to pull the phallic parsnip out of the 19p bag of vegetables, which sent his …

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Rail services return to normal after stormy days

Most train services returned to normal on Tuesday after several days of major weather disruption. Storms Dudley, Eunice and Franklin wreaked havoc across Britain as lines were blocked due to flooding and fallen trees. The majority of operators were able to resume regular services on Tuesday, although journeys on some …

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An early 20th century shelter in Cornwall that gave ‘fallen’ women a second chance

The 20th century could be a hostile time for young women. A lack of decent jobs, low social influence and unwanted babies have plagued the lives of many young women in the UK. Cornwall, unfortunately, was no exception. Read more: When overnight trains from Cornwall to London were filled with …

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Wallace Theater Announces Creative Team for Shakespeare in Hollywood | KLBK | KAMC

LEVELLAND, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Here is a press release from the Wallace Theatre: The Wallace Theater is bringing in a creative team from New York and the region to launch its first production of the season, Shakespeare in Hollywood! The Wallace invites you to take a look behind the …

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Nilüfer Yanya sings ‘accept this is where you are’ on new single ‘anotherlife’

Nilüfer Yanya has shared a video for her new song, “anotherlife.” The track is from Yanya’s highly anticipated upcoming album, PAINLESS. Full of texture, the track conveys a sense of hope and reassurance. Along with “anotherlife”, Yanya shared a video, set in Sri Lanka and directed by her sister Molly …

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Desert potatoes take the stairs

Reading about Tasmania’s giant trees recently, Catherine Connolly of Manly recalls her own pioneering effort in urban greening: “In the 1970s, when she was working in Saudi Arabia at a military compound, we were in a desert and I longed for some greenery like nothing was growing in the garden …

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Mayors’ charity show takes the stage in March

RESIDENTS are invited to join the Mayor of Basingstoke and Deane for a spectacular evening of unique entertainment. Join Cllr Onnalee Cubitt on her charity show called The Pirates of Penzance by Gilbert and Sullivan. The production, which will take place on Saturday March 5 from 7.30pm at The Anvil, …

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DMS students perform Pirates of Penzance Jr. | News

by Dan Mundt Thousands of hours of rehearsal for a performance “The Pirates of Penzance Jr.” was the first musical Tylor Schulte directed as a vocal music teacher at Denison Middle School (DMS) – and, 11 years later, it will be the next. “I thought it would be fun to …

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New bus tickets are a good example of decentralization, says chief

by Milo Perrin Cornwall Council Tory leader Linda Taylor told her cabinet she welcomes the publication of the government’s Leveling Up white paper and pointed to the new integrated bus tickets as a good example of successful devolution . New single day zone tickets were introduced last week to Penzance, …

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Viola Beach’s debut album is available on vinyl for the first time

Viola Beach’s self-titled debut album is released on vinyl for the very first time this week. The nine-track record first came in July 2016 after the Warrington quartet (Kris Leonard, River Reeves, Tomas Lowe and Jack Dakin) and their manager, Craig Tarry, were tragically killed in a road accident in …

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Channel 4 Celebrity Hunted viewers fume after people don’t recognize Padstow

The latest series of Channel 4’s popular Celebrity Hunted is back on our screens – and there’s a familiar area a pair are currently hiding. Made in Chelsea star Ollie Locke and his husband Gareth are among fugitive celebrity pairs on the run from a team of experts trying to …

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Hygiene ratings for every McDonald’s in Cornwall

McDonald’s is arguably the most popular fast food chain in the world with thousands of branches across the UK. Cornwall is no exception with 10 establishments displaying the famous golden arches, meaning you’re never too far from a Big Mac or Chicken Legend. If you’ve ever wondered which is the …

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Kevin Kline to star in American Classic theater-themed show Epix

The comedy follows the ordeals of a Broadway star’s homecoming. Three-time Tony winner Kevin Kline signed on for Epix’s scripted TV comedy American classicwhich will feature a theatrical bent. The series will follow the life of vain Broadway star Richard Bean (Kline) after a spectacular public breakdown. Bean returns home …

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Cornwall Development Applications: Week Ending January 30 | Part 1

Various planning applications have been validated by Cornwall Council and the associated documents can be viewed online on the Council’s planning portal. You can search for planning applications, decisions, appeals and executions by keyword, application reference, postal code or by a single line of address. There were a lot of …

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Some Cornwall traders will continue to ask customers to wear masks

The rules on wearing a mask in stores have changed again and it is no longer mandatory to wear one. Looking around downtown Truro, there was still plenty of mask-wearing. Many traders also said they would keep screens open to protect their customers and customers and in some cases politely …

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It’s time to launch the next round of votes | Local News

The sounds will be a little different this time around for a choral group from Pauls Valley preparing for their next performance this spring. After a holiday-style program several weeks ago, the nonprofit Garvin County Choral Society and Sinfonietta will hold special auditions next week for a very different kind …

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10 Best Romantic Comedy Movies Turning 10 In 2022

Traditionally, romantic comedies don’t make a lot of money at the box office, but that doesn’t stop Hollywood from churning them out year after year. In fact, one of the coolest things about rom-coms is that they’re able to subvert genres all the time. Sure, they’re always too much but …

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Harry Styles ‘on the hunt for £10million dream property in Cornwall’

The former One Direction star is looking for a new home to get away from it all and be at one with nature on England’s southwest coast after falling in love with the county Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now Harry Styles ‘cries’ …

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Dead seagulls strewn on Penzance beach amid dog sickness fears

Thirty seagulls have been found dead on a single beach this week amid fears over bird flu and dogs falling ill after being in the sea. Rachel Gregory was walking her dogs on Tuesday morning (January 18) on Long Rock Beach, near Penzance, when she found several dead seagulls a …

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Mona Warren obituary | Lawyers

My aunt, Mona Warren, who died aged 94, recently recalled how, when she was the only female lawyer in Cornwall in the early 1960s, those who addressed Cornwall Law Society meetings began: “Gentlemen and Miss Warren”. After ill health prevented her from completing a chemistry degree at the University College …

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THE GONDOLIERS at Winter Opera St. Louis

Gina Galati’s Wonderful Winter Opera Company put on a delightful production of Gilbert and Sullivan The Gondoliers. It opened last night at the new Kirkwood Performing Arts Center to a full and warmly responsive audience. The story takes place in 18th century Venice. Set designer Scott Loebl offers us a …

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The beautiful “paradise” islands where wealthy Londoners snap up second homes

Sparkling turquoise seas, soft golden sand that wraps around the islands like an old ring and a quiet presence of a story that includes visits from the Phoenicians, references from the ancient Greeks and his own role in Cornish legends of the king Arthur. Brightly colored exotic wildflowers bloom year-round; …

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Mental patient Jacob Poynton-Whiting stabbed his mother to death after asking for help

A ‘loving, caring and wonderful’ mother has been brutally stabbed to death by her own son after falling into a downward spiral of conspiracy theories and alternative narcotics. Jacob Poynton-Whiting, 22 at the time, on June 22 last year attacked his devoted mother, Sally Poynton, 44, who had cried out …

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Opera Huntsville to Present “Love is Brewing: Opera Favorites on Love” – ​​The Madison Record

HUNTSVILLE – Opera Huntsville will present “Love is Brewing: Opera Favorites on Love”, a free performance at the Fractal Brewing Project and part of the ongoing Opera Bytes series. The performances will take place on Tuesday, February 15 at 6 p.m. “Celebrate the good, the bad and the funny in …

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