Archives for November 20, 2016

Sweet Charity Review: Sutton Foster in Escapist Revival

Leigh Silverman, director of the 50th anniversary Off-Broadway revival of Sweet Charity starring Sutton Foster, recently spoke about art being “a tool for education, revolution, and resistance.” But it’s also, she said, great for escape: “People staggered into Sweet Charity desperate for community..and to be lifted away from this reality” the weekend after the election. […]

Yummy holiday dessert idea: Lillian Hellman’s peach cobbler (video recipe)

For all of you not excited about serving a traditional pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving, we suggest playwright Lillian Hellman’s peach cobbler, seen here being prepared by Executive Chef John Melfi of The Oval Room Restaurant in Washington, DC.  The video is the first of six in the “Cooking with Lillian” series, produced by Arena Stage as part of its […]

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