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What About Callas? Comparing Generations Opera Singers Paperblog Pick in Culture

What About Callas? Comparing Generations of Opera Singers

I may regret engaging with one of the opera world's most inflammatory questions, but it is one that has been nagging at my consciousness with increasing frequency -- and... Read more


  • Alien Antics in America

    Alien Antics America

    5 weeks and 4000 miles through Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona and California – Part I 2016 has been a rather weird and hectic whirlwind of jobs, travels,... Read more

    The 11 December 2016 by   Flemmingbo
  • Daily Grind #77 :: Sour Candy, Groovy Vinyl & The Apple & Orange Riddle

    Daily Grind Sour Candy, Groovy Vinyl Apple Orange Riddle

    Bleached :: "Sour Candy"Trying to regain the Ventipop rhythm by stepping back into the 80's with this Runaways sounding single by the band Bleached. Let's Grind. Read more

    The 15 December 2016 by   Ventipop
  • A Christmas Story – Part One

    Christmas Story Part

    By Nora Vasconcelos James leaned his head towards the sliding doors of the subway wagon he was traveling on. It was only then when he noticed a man wearing a... Read more

    The 01 December 2016 by   Travelingbook
  • Dope (2015)

    Dope (2015)

    Director: Rick Famuyiwa Writer: Rick Famuyiwa (Screenplay) Starring: Shameik Moore, Tony Revolori, Kiersey Clemons, Zoe Kravitz, Forest Whitaker, Rakim Mayers,... Read more

    The 15 December 2016 by   Newguy
  • Review: This Way Outta Santaland (Theater Wit)

    Review: This Outta Santaland (Theater Wit)

    This Way Outta Santaland Mitchell Fain finally puts his (pointy-toed) foot down! Review by Catey Sullivan For 249 performances over the course of eight... Read more

    The 07 December 2016 by   Chicagotheaterbeat
  • Review: The Little Mermaid (Paramount Theatre)

    Review: Little Mermaid (Paramount Theatre)

    Spectacular sights and vocals When Disney hired Alan Menken and Howard Ashman to write songs for the animated musical The Little Mermaid , a whole new... Read more

    The 06 December 2016 by   Chicagotheaterbeat
  • 2016 in Books: an African Literary Calendar

    2016 Books: African Literary Calendar

    2016 has been another awesome year for African literature, and I wanted to look back at some of the books that were published. Read more

    The 17 December 2016 by   Bookshy
  • Review: The Haven Place (A Red Orchid Theatre)

    Review: Haven Place Orchid Theatre)

    Smart, snappy and almost hyper-realistic world premiere Review by Lauren Whalen Outside of young adult literature, it's still challenging to find portrayals... Read more

    The 19 December 2016 by   Chicagotheaterbeat
  • Review of the Year

    Review Year

    It's that time again: as a new year arrives, we take a look back at the most popular posts of 2016. Top five of the year. Archaeology certainly caught our... Read more

    The 31 December 2016 by   Carolineld
  • Giving Gifts in Jane Austen

    Giving Gifts Jane Austen

    (by Victoria Grossack)Are you at a loss, this holiday season, at what to give your loved ones? Why not take a look at the gifts in Jane Austen’s novels and see... Read more

    The 11 December 2016 by   Mariagrazia