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ARTSBEAT by Stas Kmiec 3-5-14

THE BIBLE BACK ON FILM Son of God The epic biblical drama film Son of God is a motion picture event experience created to be shared among families and communities across the United States. Through compelling cinematic storytelling, it brings the story of Jesus’ life to audiences – that is both powerful and inspirational.  Based on Mark Burnett and Roma …

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ARTSBEAT and Culture 1-22-14

Looking at the Arts – Part II Film: Saving Mr. Banks Walt Disney (Tom Hanks) convinces the reluctant “Mary Poppins” creator P.L. Travers (Emma Thompson) into consenting to allow the studio’s adaptation of her work.   August: Osage County If you haven’t gotten enough family dysfunction this holiday season, check out some excellent acting by Meryl …

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ARTSBEAT …. and Culture 10-16-13

OPERA: Eugene Onegin with Kwiecień and Beczała  The Metropolitan Opera opened its 2013-14 season with the acclaimed new production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin – a coproduction with the English National Opera. Russian soprano Anna Netrebko opened her third consecutive Met season as Tatiana, the naïve heroine from Pushkin’s classic novel. Polish baritone Mariusz Kwiecień portrayed the self-confident …

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