Friday, August 18, 2017

Inaugural St. Louis Speed Festival kicks off IndyCar race at Gateway Motorsports Park by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Eight days of activities give families a chance to make memories, celebrate racing

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Totality awesome: Here's a silly, pop culture-y guide to Monday's total solar eclipse by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

From bad jokes to movie references to our total solar eclipse music playlist, we have you covered. Get it? Covered?

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St. Louis Zoo gives peek at new grizzly bear home by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The exhibit will open to zoo members on Sept. 14 and to the public on Sept. 15.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Kenny Rogers to be in STL in November for photo honors by Joe Holleman St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Country star joining International Photography Hall of Fame

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Monday, August 14, 2017

Nancy and Ken Kranzberg earn historic preservation award by Joe Holleman St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Philanthropic couple has invested heavily in Grand Center area

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

UAO's 'Hänsel und Gretel' isn't just for children by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Union Avenue Opera's production is aimed at all ages

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Idina Menzel embraces spontaneity and lets success come to her by Wes Jenkins St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Performing at the Fox Theatre on Aug. 15, Idina Menzel allows herself to be free on stage and let each show be a unique experience.

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Best Bets: Green Day, Gesher Music Festival, World Elephant Day, Downtown Restaurant Week, Idina Menzel by Go! Magazine Staff

Our staff picks the best things to do this week — with a look ahead.

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Fairs enough: Annual state events feature food, fun and family by Jane Henderson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Both Missouri and Illinois events run through Aug. 20.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A comedy of confusion blooms at St. Louis Shakespeare by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

St. Louis Shakespeare stages Mark Twain's 'Is He Dead?, adapted by David Ives

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

SLSO single tickets now on sale by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The 2017-18 season includes everything from Mozart and Beethoven to music of Pink Floyd

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'Newsies' ends the Muny season in the highest of spirits by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Menken and Feldman musical has never played the big Forest Park theater before

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Stray Dog continues its Ibsen probe next season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Hedda Gabler' highlights a season of musicals, drama and comedy

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New Line's 'Out on Broadway' returns with songs old and new by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Revue presents show tunes from the viewpoints of five gay men

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

'Newsies' brings its enduring charm and relevance to Muny by Wes Jenkins St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Making its Muny debut by closing out the historic venue’s 99th season, “Newsies” seems far from irrelevance. With themes such as banding together, standing up for the little guy and pr…

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

'Ragtime' shows America through three lenses by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stray Dog's musical reveals current issues from a historic perspective

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Have $15,000? This Muny prop could be yours by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A big piece of 'All Shook Up' can live on in your back yard

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Gloria Estefan, LL Cool J among Kennedy Center honorees by Jessica Gresko The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — This year's Kennedy Center honorees will include two singers, a television writer, a dancer - and for the first time, a hip-hop artist.

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Water features: In St. Louis, we like our fountains of all shapes and sizes by Colleen Schrappen St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Fountains don’t seem too special when you break them down into their components: water, piping, some chunks of metal or concrete.

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Best Bets: Wing Ding, Chris Stapleton and state fairs by Go! Magazine Staff

Our staff picks the best things to do this week — with a look ahead.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

National theater group honors Ron Himes by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Himes leads the troupe he founded into Season 41

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New Line offers subscriptions for its coming season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

An accused ax-murderer, sophisticates on holiday and primitive life forms will sing and dance at the edgy musical troupe

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Monday, July 31, 2017
Sunday, July 30, 2017

New work by new authors will fill the Rep Studio next season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Dramas explore differences in age, religion and politics

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McClellan: Where's our burning love in St. Louis? by Bmcclellan@post-Dispatch.com (bill McClellan)

We do the Zoo right, and frozen custard and baseball. Other things not so much.

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Opera review: A strongly sung 'Carousel' at Union Avenue Opera by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Whether classic Broadway musicals belong in the opera house is the subject of continuing debate.

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