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2015-03-03 08:31:31

American-Finnish female director Tii Ricks takes a new approach to horror in her film; Rage: Midsummer's Eve available internationally March 6 LOS ANGELES, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/

2008-09-10 15:00:21

FARMINGTON - Sandy River Players will hold auditions for its January production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, and at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, in the University of Maine at Farmington's Alumni Theater.

2008-08-13 15:00:36

By Colin Dabkowski A sublime sense of mischief, mystery and foreboding was on display Saturday night during the Chautauqua Theater Company's pitch- perfect production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream." The crashing thunder outside the Chautauqua Institution's Bratton Theater only heightened the otherworldly spell cast by Shakespeare's language, delivered with crisp comic clarity by a company made up entirely of the CTC's young conservatory members.

2008-07-02 00:00:18

T he thrill and immediacy of great live theatre can sometimes lead to disappointment: for no matter how good a performance might be, you'll never get to see it again.

2008-06-20 09:00:17

By Greeley Tribune, Colo. Jun. 20---- MIDSUMMER FESTIVAL -- The Swedish Heritage Society of Northern Colorado's annual Midsummer Festival will be Saturday at the South Pavilion in Eaton Park. Members, families and friends are invited to bring a potluck meal and their own table service.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.