JDHS students place 1st at state competition

Ten Juneau-Douglas High School students competed in Alaska School Activities Association Drama, Debate and Forensics state competition, and the school has announced that all placed in the top four or above in all events...
Movie Guide

...a small California town transforms a team of athletes into championship contenders."Big Eyes" (PG-13)- Synopsis: A drama about the awakening of the painter Margaret Keane, her phenomenal success in the 1950s, and the subsequent legal difficulties...
Review: 'McFarland' tells inspiring true tale

...directs a screenplay credited to three writers.Although based on true events, this one takes some liberties in the name of drama, from the number of White daughters (three, all in college at the time dramatized) to the coach's experience (40 years...
Costumes, props stolen from Perseverance

Stage actors are used to the drama of dealing with last-minute issues that arise before the curtain goes up.Having their costumes and props stolen, though...
For traders, oil's plunge takes a toll on egos and accounts

...billion from Exxon Mobil's market value and pushed Venezuela to the brink of economic collapse.But to Justin Thomas, the real drama in oil unfolds on a smaller scale, a story told in tiny, second-by-second moves in prices on his computer screen. Lately...
Varnell to lead carving course in Ketchikan rattle. Rattles were used by chiefs in dance ceremonies, and the different sounds and rhythms they produced enhanced the drama of their oratory. Students will create their own rattle design and learn how to carve and construct this iconic art instrument...
JDHS Theatre opens 'Xanadu'

...original film.The musical, which opened on Broadway in 2007, earned an Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Musical and a Drama Desk Award for Best Book. It was also nominated for Tony Awards for Best Musical and Best Book.For more information in the...
UAS drama club presents play about transgender student

The new drama club on the University of Alaska Southeast...recent UAS graduate still involved in the drama club, said she thinks "F2M" represents...alliance that also includes many of the drama club members.One of the strengths of the...
Despite high stakes, Seattle not hyping Az.

RENTON, Wash. - After the drama and turmoil early in the season, the Seattle Seahawks are where they expected to be with two weeks left, on the cusp of being...
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Harsh land and raw emotion test 'The Homesman'

There is a prescient shot that opens "The Homesman," the spare frontier drama starring Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones. A flat stretch of Nebraska plain, a blanket of blue-gray sky, as if God himself...


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