Friday, September 15, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Wright Chapel Series. A short comedy by George Bernard Shaw in which William Shakespeare, intending to meet the “Dark Lady”, accidentally encounters Queen Elizabeth I
Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce was an American Civil War soldier, wit, and writer. Bierce’s book The Devil’s Dictionary was named as one of “The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature” by the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration.
The true story is more complicated.
The turning of the calendar from one year to the next has always been a time of reflection and hope. We present a selection of the well-known and not so well-known of these classics on New Year’s themes.
We present historical accounts of their courtship and marriage from memoirs of family and friends, as well as the surviving correspondence between the two over the course of their married life.
Folklore, ancient and new, is the study of tradition: how it develops, how it persists, and how it is constantly changing.
Somewhat ironically, the composer experienced a paralyzing fear of the number 13, a condition which is known in medical circles as triskaidekaphobia.
Based on the murder of the Archbishop of Canterbury in 1170. Praised for its poetically masterful handling of issues of faith, politics, and the common good.
The Words and Music of the women of Appalachia Friday, June 8, 2018