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The Operalogue, the opera preview of Tri-Cities Opera's production of Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto. Baritone Guido Lebron was indisposed during the taping and the cast solves that problem...
The Glimmerglass Festival has been entertaining audiences from upstate NY and beyond for 40 years, it is testament of how the loyalty, generosity and passion for the arts can transform a small...
Bradlee was the executive editor for the Washington Post from 1968 to 1991. He published the Pentagon Papers and covered Watergate. Bradlee, who died Tuesday at 93, talked with Fresh Air in 1995....
When Gerard Russell was a diplomat in the Middle East, he met followers of ancient religions facing extinction. His new book includes the origins of the Yazidis, who are fleeing the Islamic State....
On The Wonder Years, Kevin Arnold (Fred Savage) had a crush on his neighbor ...
At the moment, we're at yet another pivotal point in the history of home entertainment, which keeps changing with sudden, and major, tectonic shifts — just ask Blockbuster Video. Videocassettes for...
In Birdman, Ed Norton (right) plays a talented but pretentious actor in a Br...
In the new black comedy Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Edward Norton costars as a pretentious and self-absorbed but very talented and edgy theater actor who has been cast in a play...
Bryan Stevenson takes on cases to exonerate people wrongfully convicted. "On...
When Bryan Stevenson was in his 20s, he lived in Atlanta and practiced law at the Southern Prisoners Defense Committee.One evening, he was parked outside his apartment listening to the radio, when a...
Punk rock lives on the debut album by a new trio, Ex Hex. The album is called Rips, and it's at once a throwback to bands like the Ramones and the sound of something new. Fresh Air rock critic Ken...
There's more to Swedish pop music than Abba. In recent years, worldwide pop hits from acts such as Robyn and Icona Pop have achieved success in America; the Swedish pop producer Max Martin has...
The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher...
A new Hilary Mantel book is an Event with a "capital "E." Here's why: The first two best-selling novels in Mantel's planned trilogy about Thomas Cromwell, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, each won...