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Jo'burg by night: A time for dreamers, graffiti artists, lovers and dancers

The Conversation Africa | Posted 10.19.2016 | Home
The Conversation Africa

Beth Vale, University of the Witwatersrand For someone who only frequents Braamfontein in downtown Johannesburg during the day, De Beer Street at nig...

Hurry for Theatre Magic and Merry-ment POP and Pantages Offer Treats Today Through Sunday

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 03.03.2017 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

Opening they have been, to bigger and bigger audiences and bigger acclaim. This time Shaw has set the Opera in the Old West; not space, or outside or any number of shenanigans he thinks of to recreate and reinvigorate these pieces for a new generation.

Why a Pub at St. Mary's University?

Thomas M. Mengler | Posted 09.18.2016 | Religion
Thomas M. Mengler

On Thursday evening, St. Mary's University dedicated and opened the Contreras Family Terrace, which includes a pub. But a few have questioned, "Why has a Catholic university established a gathering space that serves alcohol?"

A Bunch of Guys, A Few Dolls Make Dated Yet Enjoyable Theatre

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 06.15.2015 | Los Angeles
Charles Karel Bouley

It's sexist, dated, it's simplistic, and stereotypical; and by many of today's standards, it's actually politically incorrect given the women-as-property tone. Yet, it's good fun, it's sing-along tunes, it's big numbers, flashy clothes and timeless love songs. It's Guys and Dolls.

Newsies High Kicks Pantages in to Musical Theatre Season

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 06.01.2015 | Los Angeles
Charles Karel Bouley

"This play is so...Disney..." my friend Steve Cabral turned and said to me as we attended opening night as the musical theatre season kicked off at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, CA.

You Should Be Eating and Drinking in Belgrade, Serbia Right Now (PHOTOS)

Stephanie Be | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Stephanie Be

Somewhere between survival and revolution, young Serbians blew a breath of life into Belgrade.

Schöneberg‐Mitte‐Kreuzberg: Hoods of Berlin, 2011

Christine Deakers | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Christine Deakers

This is an excerpt from the longer essay, "Schöneberg‐Mitte‐Kreuzberg," the travel nonfiction on Berlin, its cool kids and the lines, labels and ...

Oz Still a Magical Place After 75 Years

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 11.26.2013 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

I would like to slight the production, as an actual critic. I could say that some of it is so overwhelming that things are lost. I could say that it's a little long for kids. The fact is the journey down this yellow brick road is as enchanting as any other.

Priscilla Still Queen At Pantages

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 08.03.2013 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

An evening at the The Pantages in Los Angeles for the touring production of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is exactly what one would think: an evening of camp, of glamor, of sequins and catty remarks, of laughter and tears.

PHOTOS: Celebrity Sightings In NYC

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

There were a slew of great people and causes in New York yesterday. Even the First Lady dropped by to say hello! Michelle Obama ran around an after-sc...

Day In Photos: October 14, 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Thursday's the new Friday, so they say. So last night New Yorkers were out in full force. Yesterday saw a wide and varied group of events, including t...

Village People

Heidi Kingstone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heidi Kingstone

The big decision facing any ex-pat in Kabul on any given Thursday, the start of the Afghan weekend, is what to do that night.

More Than A Steakhouse

Deborah Plummer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deborah Plummer

Sunday morning on the way to 8:30 Mass driving down Chester Avenue in Cleveland around 79th street, we could smell smoke -- even in 25 degree weather with our windows closed.