Best Bets: 'Merchant of Venice' opens this weekend old-time music, original songs and the masked dances of entropy take the stages in Juneau this week. "The Merchant of Venice," and "Entropic Discombobulation"open this weekend and promise to be highly entertaining. The two productions are performances...
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Olsen brings folk by way of Venice Beach

...hard-driving blues'' and some jazzy songs. Sims, who met Olsen at a guitar workshop several years ago, is a huge fan of the Venice Beach, Calif., musician. ``Probably of all the performers I've seen she's probably, if not the best, one of the...
The Indie Bestseller List

HARDCOVER FICTION1. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt2. The Target, by David Baldacci3. The Serpent of Venice, by Christopher Moore4. The Invention of Wings, by Sue Monk Kidd5. Natchez Burning, by Greg Iles6. The Storied Life of A...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr2. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt3. The Serpent of Venice, by Christopher Moore4. Delicious!, by Ruth Reichl5. The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, by Gabrielle Zevin6. The Plover...
The PNW Indie Bestseller List

...Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr2. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt3. The Son, by Jo Nesbo, Knopf4. The Serpent of Venice, by Christopher Moore5. The Last Kind Words Saloon, by Larry McMurtry6. Any Other Name, by Craig Johnson7. The Invention...
Exploring the canals of Venice - in England

...We took a walk around the area of Little Venice, that has canals like the ones in Venice. The neighborhood has rows and rows of charming...number of good ethnic restaurants in the Little Venice area. However, we returned to the flat where...
Perseverance Theatre opens 37th season with 'Othello'

...The whole title is 'The Tragedy of Othello, The Moor of Venice,' and Shakespeare uses that title to emphasize the 'outsiderness' of...Hadassah Nelson as Bianca/senator, Eric Vang as Duke of Venice/Montano, Bryan Crowder as Lodovico/soldier, Marley Horner...
Standing "O": A review of 'Othello' at Perseverance Theatre

...1604 and taking place during the Ottoman wars of 16th-century Venice, "Othello" revolves around the title character, a Moorish...engender. However, as race isolates Othello in 16th-century Venice, gender isolates the women in this play, particularly Desdemona...
Singletary's glass house posts installed in Soboleff Building

...Tlingit ways. He began working with glass in the Seattle area in 1982, later traveling to Europe to learn from masters in Venice and Sweden. In 1987, he began experimenting with ways to apply the European techniques to explore traditional Northwest Coast...
This day in History: Aug. 21

...Galileo Galilei demonstrated his new telescope to a group of officials atop the Campanile (kahm-pah-NEE'-lay) in Venice.In 1831, Nat Turner led a violent slave rebellion in Virginia resulting in the deaths of at least 55 white people. (He...


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