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Spring is here and it’s time to put a little art into it.

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Chances are, your favorite creature feature stars the work of makeup and special effects master, and UVA alumnus,...

ARTS Pick: The Embers

Still glowing With global warming now confirmed, the weather is sure to go straight to hot, with scorching...

ARTS Pick: Or,

The 17th-century never looked as wildly seductive as it does within the world of Aphra Behn. There’s a war in the...

ARTS Pick: The Memorandum

What goes around If you think that bureaucracy and red tape are absurd, Czech playwright Václav Havel couldn’t agree...

Circus trained

The romantic’s notion of running away with the circus was Steven Warner’s real life for almost four years. He lived...

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Prison riot Even Shakespeare and John Fletcher knew that the rewrite of a Chaucer poem took some serious guts back in...

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Slammer time In case the new Die Hard flick didn’t cut it and you still need your fix of action with little to no...

ARTS Pick: Mostly Cyrano

Nasal passages: Although Edmond Rostand’s theatrical classic Cyrano de Bergerac needs no other proof of success...

ARTS Pick: Into the Woods

Broadway has a knack for re-telling classic children’s stories, and one of the early big ones was Into the Woods....