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2009-07-23 12:34:59

The Addams Family, a new stage musical starring Bebe Neuwirth and Nathan Lane, is scheduled to open on Broadway next April, show representatives said. Based on the bizarre and beloved family of characters created by cartoonist Charles Addams, the musical is set to open April 8 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in Manhattan. Previews are to begin March 4, following a pre-Broadway engagement at the Ford Center for the Performing Arts, Oriental Theatre in Chicago, which begins Nov.

2009-01-18 12:02:12

Actor John Astin says he's been a loyal fan of the 19th century author Edgar Allen Poe, who he is portraying in tribute events in Baltimore. Astin, 78, said taking the stage Sunday as part of Baltimore's yearlong commemorations of the 200th anniversary of Poe's 1809 birth, it would be the culmination of at least 66 years of being a Poe fan, The Baltimore Sun reported. Before I was 12, said Astin, best known for playing Gomez in the TV situation comedy The Addams Family, my mother gave me 'The...

Word of the Day
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.