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Latest Regina Hubbard Giddens Stories

2008-09-25 15:00:34

By Channing Gray It's been three years since then 17-year-old Gabby Sherba played Alexandra Giddens in 2nd Story Theatre's production of The Little Foxes, Lillian Hellman's look at the machinations of the cutthroat Hubbard clan. She played opposite Joanne Fayan's ruthless Regina Hubbard Giddens, the mother who blackmailed her two brothers for a stake in the family cotton mill. Sweet Alexandra was turned off by her mother's manipulative behavior and in the end lost all respect for her....


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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