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.
Whomever was able to convince former South Hills Coach Steve Bogan to come out of retirement and take over the Pasadena Maranatha program deserves a standing ovation from Minuteman fans.
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Football: Maranatha (7-0) is thrilled with first-year Coach Steve Bogan
A secretly taken video of a bikini-clad woman spending more than a minute to get a perfect selfie has gone viral on YouTube, securing as many as 1.6 million hits so far.
Video of bikini-clad woman taking selfie goes viral
Thousands daily pack the ghats in Vrindavan, Mathura, Agra and Bateshwar for a holy dip in the Yamuna during this month of Kartik. But most come out with curses due to the stink from dead fish and froth of detergents in the polluted waters.
Yamuna reduced to sewer canal — again
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 …
Two teenagers are due to face court today over a racist rant on a Brisbane train that's been condemned by the prime minister as “deplorable”.
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Teens charged over shocking racist attack on train guard
Since three North Korean high-level officials’ visit to Inchon, some politicians have been raising their voices to lift up May 24 sanction against North Korea, which the South Korean government has been applying since sinking of South Korean frigate Cheonan.
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Oct. 8, 2014, 8:51 a.m. “What’s your favourite part of the Bathurst 1000?” “The swimming pool,” said Jake Watkins (left), enjoying the sunshine with his friends Andrew Wilson (centre) and Matt Richards (right).
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The people of the Bathurst 1000 | Photos, 2014
Former NZ Warrior Lance Hohaia was on the receiving end of an ugly second minute incident as his St Helens side claimed the Super League title with a 14-6 win over a 12-man Wigan outfit on Saturday (this morning NZ time).
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Wigan red card helps St Helens win Super League