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TODAY IN THEATRE HISTORY: In 1964, John Gielgud directs Richard Burton in Hamlet on Broadway, which will go on to a run of 137 performances. The cast also includes Hume Cronyn as Polonius, Alfred Drake as Claudius, Eileen Herlie as Gertrude, John Cullum as Laertes, and Gielgud himself as the voice of the Ghost.

For more on the 1964 Broadway production of Hamlet, including a look inside an original Playbill from the show, visit PlaybillVault.com.

A Christian who is also a conservative should also wince at cultural narratives, advanced by some conservatives, that constantly belittle, mock, or dismiss the perspectives of groups that have been historically or are marginalized.

A Christian who is a conservative should at the very least be concerned about how a country with the mightiest armed forces in the world uses its strength abroad and at home.

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry, in Christian conservatives should be Christians first and conservatives second (via theweekmagazine)

How to Create a Performing Arts Video Work Sample (Part 1 of 3): Your Video Is an Artifact

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Questions to ask: How’s it watched? What’s it for?

A video work sample is a tool you should probably have if you create work in the performing arts. Many grant applications and festival submissions require it, or even if they don’t, your application still may need one in order to be competitive. Take a look at the choreographers, theater and performance artists who are getting funded and programmed, and you’ll see that they have video: probably lots of it, probably well filmed.

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SPOTLIGHT: Lindsay Bottos Turns Anon Tumblr Hate into Powerful Art Project 
Boss Bitch: WeTheUrban Certified! 21 year old photography major, Lindsay Bottos, has turned cruel, anonymous messages that she received on Tumblr ‘selfies’ into an art project. 
The project calls attention to the harsh words people feel emboldened to say about others - especially women - in an online environment, things that they would most likely never say to someone’s face.
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wetheurban:

SPOTLIGHT: Lindsay Bottos Turns Anon Tumblr Hate into Powerful Art Project 
Boss Bitch: WeTheUrban Certified! 21 year old photography major, Lindsay Bottos, has turned cruel, anonymous messages that she received on Tumblr ‘selfies’ into an art project. 
The project calls attention to the harsh words people feel emboldened to say about others - especially women - in an online environment, things that they would most likely never say to someone’s face.
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wetheurban:

SPOTLIGHT: Lindsay Bottos Turns Anon Tumblr Hate into Powerful Art Project 
Boss Bitch: WeTheUrban Certified! 21 year old photography major, Lindsay Bottos, has turned cruel, anonymous messages that she received on Tumblr ‘selfies’ into an art project. 
The project calls attention to the harsh words people feel emboldened to say about others - especially women - in an online environment, things that they would most likely never say to someone’s face.
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wetheurban:

SPOTLIGHT: Lindsay Bottos Turns Anon Tumblr Hate into Powerful Art Project 
Boss Bitch: WeTheUrban Certified! 21 year old photography major, Lindsay Bottos, has turned cruel, anonymous messages that she received on Tumblr ‘selfies’ into an art project. 
The project calls attention to the harsh words people feel emboldened to say about others - especially women - in an online environment, things that they would most likely never say to someone’s face.
Read More
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wetheurban:

SPOTLIGHT: Lindsay Bottos Turns Anon Tumblr Hate into Powerful Art Project 
Boss Bitch: WeTheUrban Certified! 21 year old photography major, Lindsay Bottos, has turned cruel, anonymous messages that she received on Tumblr ‘selfies’ into an art project. 
The project calls attention to the harsh words people feel emboldened to say about others - especially women - in an online environment, things that they would most likely never say to someone’s face.
Read More
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wetheurban:

SPOTLIGHT: Lindsay Bottos Turns Anon Tumblr Hate into Powerful Art Project 

Boss Bitch: WeTheUrban Certified! 21 year old photography major, Lindsay Bottos, has turned cruel, anonymous messages that she received on Tumblr ‘selfies’ into an art project. 

The project calls attention to the harsh words people feel emboldened to say about others - especially women - in an online environment, things that they would most likely never say to someone’s face.

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In Focus: The Battle in Kiev; Two Killed in Ukraine Protest

Anti-government demonstrations in Ukraine took a deadly turn yesterday, with at least two protesters killed by gunshots. Government forces appear to be doubling down on recently-passed anti-protest legislation, increasing the level of response, even sending ominous area-wide text messages to protesters informing them that “you are registered as a participant in a mass disturbance.” The pro-European demonstrators also increased their attacks on riot police in Kiev, bringing in a homemade trebuchet, fireworks, and crates full of Molotov cocktails. Also, see earlier entry: Renewed Protest in Ukraine.

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