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Celebrate These 2009 Anniversaries

Today I came across a list on SmarterTravel.com of the big anniversaries in 2009. Among them are the 500th anniversary of Henry VIII's ascension to the throne and Baltimore's celebration of Edgar Allan Poe's 200th birthday. The one that really stuck out for me, though, is this one: Nov. 9-10...

By Christina Talcott | December 12, 2008; 02:14 PM ET | Comments (1)

Taste of Chicago: A Report

This past weekend I was in one of my favorite places on Earth, Chicago. And I swear I didn't time it this way, but I was there for one of the city's biggest events, Taste of Chicago, going on through July 6. If you've ever been to a Taste around...

By Christina Talcott | July 1, 2008; 07:00 AM ET | Comments (16)

That's the Ticket: Small-Town Drama This Summer

Summer's here, which means lots of things, including the start of the summer theater festival season. Recently I heard from Gary Cole, from the Theater of the American South, about his festival of new plays in Wilson, North Carolina, which ends this coming weekend, June 1. The festival, which takes...

By Christina Talcott | May 28, 2008; 12:01 PM ET | Comments (4)

 

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