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American Players Theatre delivers a modern yet timeless Alcestis, Euripides' tale of love and fate

Despite being 2,500 years old, Alcestis fits naturally on the contemporary stage. Themes like love, death, and fate are universal; the story is easy to follow; and director David Frank offers some entertaining twists in an American Players Theatre production of Euripides' classic (through Nov. 9) before stepping out of his role as the Spring Green company's producing artistic director.

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American Players Theatre delivers a modern yet timeless Alcestis, Euripides' tale of love and fate

Australian Public in Mourning as 'The Block' Shatters Every Single Dream

SYDNEY – Last night, millions of Australians sat in their lounge rooms with ugly crying faces This morning, news sites across the country were flooded with stories: 'THE BLOCK SHOCK,' they screamed. Fingers were pointed, heads were dropped. Could our favourite reality show really end like this? The Block , an Australian renovation television show, which follows five teams of two as they each …

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Australian Public in Mourning as 'The Block' Shatters Every Single Dream