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2008-07-31 09:00:54

By Reading Eagle, Pa. Jul. 31--The Alpha/Omega Players will close their 30th anniversary season with the international musical hit "Children of Eden," opening Friday at the group's Performing Arts Center, 301 E. First St., Birdsboro. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 17. Alpha, which was the first theater in the United States to stage "Children of Eden" in 1997, chose the musical to close its anniversary season because of its universal themes...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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