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Reviewed by George and Audrey Basler Hollywood has pretty much cemented the myths of  the American West even if the myths have a tenuous connection to reality. There’s John Wayne perched on a horse with six-shooters blazing, or Gary Cooper striding alone down Main Street to confront the bad guys. In all these myths, women are conspicuously absent -- either pushed into the background or ignored completely, as is the case in the popular spaghetti Westerns of the 1960s. But, myths aside, women played key roles in the settling...
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Reviewed by Nancy Oliveri The Schorr Family Firehouse Stage, now in its sixth season, is “the first performance venue of the Goodwill Theatre Performing Arts Complex & Professional Training Academy. Goodwill Theatre is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to bringing quality arts and entertainment programming to the community.” That is the description in promotional materials and on the Goodwill website, and anyone who has been there can attest to that. Consider the interactive production of Les Miserables there not too long ago, a performance few who saw it...
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