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Performing Art
Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2004 12:00 am
Springfield Theatre Centre opens its production of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman this week on the main stage of the Hoogland Center for the Arts. Don Russell, Loretta Hess, Mac Warren, an
Performing Art
Thursday, Oct. 28, 2004 12:00 am
Halloween is here, and it seems that theater practitioners have decided to produce more than the usual haunted-house fare this year. First, the Roxy Group has created an original show of its own
Performing Art
Thursday, Oct. 14, 2004 12:00 am
The community has lost another champion of the arts with the passing of Martha Jackson of Petersburg. Jackson and her partner, Linda Nordeman, owned the City Arts Venue art gallery, a space ded
Performing Art
Thursday, Sept. 23, 2004 12:00 am
The Springfield Theatre Centre's current production Sunday in the Park with George is a show not to be missed -- in fact, I recommend that you see it more than once. I have never witnessed such
Performing Art
Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004 12:00 am
One can take the pulse of a community's theater scene by counting the number of new or little-known shows that are produced. It's always a risk to stage something new because, more than likely,
Performing Art
Thursday, Aug. 26, 2004 12:00 am
The fall theater season is fast approaching, and many new and exciting shows are scheduled in the Springfield area. Let's start with a brand new show. Jacksonville Theatre Guild and Allegro Prod
Performing Art
Thursday, July 29, 2004 12:00 am
It's always good news when a theater introduces a new show, especially during the summertime when a typical line-up consists of the tried-and-true. And it looks like Theatre in the Park's decis
Performing Art
Thursday, July 15, 2004 12:00 am
When A Chorus Line opens Friday night at the Springfield Muni Opera, I wonder, how will the show play to a new generation? Will they realize that they're witnessing what was a groundbreaking musical w


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