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Memorable Lines From Clifford Odets' Classic Play Rocket to the Moon

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 05.17.2015 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

Have you ever discovered a great piece of art, dress or writing from the past that is so great it continues to resonate so deeply? Take Clifford Odets' play Rocket to the Moon. Many of the themes of the Depression-era drama feel completely timeless.

Remembering Timeless Grace Kelly

Susan Dormady Eisenberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Susan Dormady Eisenberg

Grace Kelly was born in Philadelphia 84 years ago today, November 12, and somehow I've never stopped searching for the woman inside the myth. Though she retired from films when she married Prince Rainier of Monaco, she has moved into the pantheon of American movie icons.

On Her Birthday, A Meditation on the Work and Life of Grace Kelly

John Farr | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Her ascendancy from Grace Kelly to Her Serene Highness, Princess Grace Of Monaco was the stuff of storybooks (and a newspaper editor's dream) in 1956, yet without the "happily ever after" part.

Morgan Freeman Returns To Broadway

New York Times | Bruce Weber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

ONE night during the rehearsal period for a revival of "The Country Girl," the Clifford Odets show-business drama that has lured him back to the stage...