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Star Wars Teaser Trailer

29 November 2014

We finally got our first glimpse of the new Star Wars movie, and it’s so much better than I had even hoped!   I’ve loved Star Wars almost my entire life, and I wasn’t...

Anything Goes: A Review

20 November 2014

Last week, PJ and I saw the traveling show of Anything Goes, which won three Tony Awards in 2011 for Best Revival of a Musical, Best Actress in a Musical, and Best Choreography. Originally...

Visiting the Wexner Center for the Arts

19 November 2014

For Veterans Day last week, PJ and I drove up to Columbus and visited the Wexner Center for the Arts, which is exhibiting “Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family...

Begin Again: A Review

17 November 2014

On Saturday, PJ and I watched Begin Again, the latest movie by John Carney, the writer/director of Once. Keira Knightley stars as Gretta, an idealistic singer-songwriter who just wants...