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A Child's Christmas in Wales

A Child's Christmas in Wales

stage Although 60-degree days may try to fool us, Christmastime is in full swing. There are cards to write, presents to buy, cookies to bake—all kinds of chores to be done. How can any adult avoid it? Of course, lest we forget, we once were children, and Christmas was something very different then. On December […]

The Santaland Diaries

The Santaland Diaries

Stage A good storyteller makes you feel like you’re the only person in the audience. A good actor makes you feel like there is no audience. One-man shows—especially adaptations from personal stories—stand on a tricky, razor-thin line between the two. Such is the case in Staunton with the American Shakespeare Center’s production of The Santaland […]