| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Nauticus and Virginia Stage Company are teaming up to present "Swingtime Salute, An On-Deck Revue," this summer.
Performances of the World War II-era song and dance show will take place May 31 through July 8 on the deck of the Battleship Wisconsin in...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Two terrific shows premiered last weekend in Annapolis, set in nearly the same period and dealing with history-making creative artists.
At Colonial Players, "Moonlight and Magnolias" is set in 1939 and tells the behind-the-scenes story of making the film...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 11:13 AM
When a group of crabs is placed in a bucket, the crabs will instinctively grab and pull down any crab that tries to climb out of the top to escape.
This type of behavior is a good metaphor for people who attempt to bring down anyone who achieves success,...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:41 PM
HARRODSBURG — The music of World War II will come to life in Ragged Edge Community Theatre’s upcoming production of “Swingtime Canteen.”
The musical revue tells the story of five girls in 1944 London, according to show director...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Harry Judd Rose, a retired bus driver with the Maryland Transit Administration and a World War II veteran, died Sunday at Gilchrist Hospice Care from complications of a fall.
He was 94, and died four days after his daughter, Diane Beverly Rose, 62, who...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 10:33 AM
NEW ORLEANS - Marine Lt. Leonard Isaaks Jr. was killed on Feb. 20, 1945, during the battle for the Japanese island Iwo Jima. All you really need to know about his death is contained in the painstakingly printed letter found on his body:
| Sep 10, 2010
| 9:34 PM
The single folk of the world know what to expect when they hang out with their married friends: the chorus of âwhy donât you settle down,â the hints at suitable friends who you just might want to meet, the vague implications that your sing...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 4:32 AM
2 stars (out of 4) Wanda Jackson had enough sass to hang with Elvis in the â50s. No wonder she declared, âI can cause destruction just like the atom bomb,â on her strutting party-starter âFujiyama Mama.â In many ways, with......
| Mar 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The Winter Park Playhouse today announced its 2011-2012 mainstage series, broken down by seasons. The 2011-2012 series sticks with lighthearted musical comedies and revues, including tributes to Bette Midler and Cole Porter, as well as a 1940s-style...
| Oct 2, 2010
The Joel Martin Quintet touched down at Lucy's 51 in Toluca Lake recently with their loose, pleasurable jazz, but they were nearly upstaged by an energetic group of a cappella upstarts.
The crowd is normally too loud and tipsy by 11 p.m. to appreciate...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Music from an era that is filled with history will be preformed at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh in Johnstown at 3 and 7:30 p.m. March 29.
The show In The Mood, billed as a phenomenon among touring...