A conversation with John Straley

...almost miraculous feature. That's a natural setting for drama, for me."And it's such an artistic juxtaposition where...there's a whole world that's totally indifferent to your drama going on. I love that, and that's what - it's not just...
Hospital raid video gives rare look at murky Israeli unit

...of Yamas during the second Palestinian uprising a decade ago.The exploits of the units have spawned a primetime television drama in Israel called "Fouda," which tells the story of fictional undercover agents.The disguises in the latest video were reminiscent...
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Keystone off the table, but pipeline fight builds

...a West Virginia University geologist.The battle has emerged as the East Coast version of the environmental and political drama over the Keystone XL Pipeline, which became a line in the sand for environmentalists who argue the time has passed for the...
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'Burnt,' 'Crisis,' add to a pileup of flops at box office

...political satire "Our Brand Is Crisis" and Bradley Cooper's chef drama "Burnt" added to a pileup of flops at the box office, where...favor of trick-or-treating. The "60 Minutes II" scandal drama "Truth," with Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford, expanding...
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Photos: JDHS to present 'Meet Me in St. Louis'

The Juneau Douglas High School Drama Department will present the family comedy "Meet Me in St. Louis" one weekend only, Oct. 15, 16 and 17 at 7 p.m. and Oct...
Alaska State Improv Festival to feature international guests

...cities across North America, Europe, and Australia performing in improvised narrative styles as diverse as French farce, 1930s drama, and a Wild West medicine show.B-Teatro from Turin, Italy will be the first international act in festival history. B-Teatro...
Series of November storytelling events planned in Haines

...melodrama to enhance the tourist season in Haines, operating a Summer Youth Theatre Conservatory, providing drama workshops and scholarships to drama camps, in addition to producing a season of plays each year.River Talk was conceived in the spirit...
GOP faces chaos it hoped to avoid

...Hampshire. "We always anticipated a vigorous contest, but I never anticipated 16 candidates."Meanwhile, there's no such drama among Democrats. The party appears to be coalescing behind front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is building a campaign...
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Dance teams begin grind

...doing it."TMHS coach Heidi Boucher also sees the excitement of a new season."The kids are really close and we have no drama," Boucher said. "They work really hard and it has been great just being a part of coaching them."Boucher's daughter...
Perseverance announces new Drama School offerings

Perseverance Theatre has announced the creation of a new drama school, with classes for theater-makers of all ages. Three youth classes will be offered this fall, along with a series of...


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