Maggie Dupres, protagonist of Shelly King's The Moment of Everything , has been "involuntarily separated from payroll" at her Silicon Valley start-up. She spends her days listlessly in Dragonfly Used Books amid the dusty stacks of well-worn cast-offs patrolled by Grendel the cat.
TodayA s outbreak of unthinking savagery comes to us straight from the 16th Century, specifically August 24, 1572, which is St. BartholomewA s Day, as Holy Mother Church reckons such things. Most of these Huguenots were in Paris at the time, celebrating the marriage of their leader, Henry of Navarre, to the kingA s sister, Margaret.
The East Tennessee Symphony Orchestra is adding a Christmas concert to their season for 2014.
Fashionistas looking for a reason to visit Adelaide have found an excuse this summer with a fabulous exhibition of twentieth century fashion on display at the Art Gallery of South Australia. Fashion Icons: Masterpieces from the Collection of the Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris provides a unique opportunity for Australian fashion lovers to experience French fashion from 1947 to the present day.
Currently in its second season of entirely sold-out performances, Broadway au Carr has definitely become the hottest ticket in Paris to get your American musical theatre fix, along with a good glass of red wine. Every first Wednesday of the month, you can kick off your evening at Le Carr Parisien , a typical Parisian caf and cave--vins, with a cabaret concert by a featured performer, followed by an open mic, where some of the best local artists gather to belt out their favorite Broadway show tunes.