Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Av 24, 5774

Cindy Marvell — yes, Marvell — helps mind-meld the old and new worlds of the art
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“Lazer Vaudeville” is light years ahead of the old “slowly I turn” turntable that played to record crowds generations ago. Vaudeville … void and old hat — a porkpie one at that? Bag the baggy pants image; this show goes better with wine and cheese than cheese and crackers. The mind-meld of the old and new worlds of vaudeville, which...
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In its earliest incarnation, The New Yorker was determinedly White Anglo Saxon Protestant in intent as well as content. This was at least true until the death in 1951 of the magazine's legendary founding editor, Harold Ross; at that point, William Shawn, who would himself become a legendary figure, took over as editor in chief, and the magazine expanded to...
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The Jewish Kitchen with Ethel G. Hofman
Throwing a barbecue for 200 people has become a breeze for Susan and Leonard Lodish, and Bob and Gloria Spitz, all of Wynnewood. Susan explains that "it didn't start out this way - originally, it was a backyard barbecue for 20 to give overseas students a taste of America." The students had come to the states to work on the...
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Radar, one of the newest magazines on the block, makes no bones about what it's up to. Right on the cover, it announces its philosophy: "Pop. Politics. Gossip. Glamour." It's a formula that's worked before, so why not take it around the block again? At the magazine's helm sits an enterprising Israeli with designs on moguldom. Maer Roshan is also...
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Actor Sir Antony Sher shares a compelling vision of the tragic Holocaust witness
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With the fireworks of the Fourth an echt echo of freedoms forever celebrated, Sir Antony Sher gets ready to stand on stage - the fuse of history in hand - and let his soul explode in a shower of heartache that lights up the Broadway sky as no other play has done in decades. Let liberty ring, the actor seems...
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