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2013 Stories by Paul Friswold

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  • Zombie Rock

    published October 10, 2013

    George A. Romero jump-started the horror industry when his indy zombie film Night of the Living Dead hit theaters in 1968. Romero also gave... More >>

  • Singin' in the Brains

    published October 10, 2013

    Sam Raimi's Evil Dead film series has an ardent fan base because of its unique combination of shocking violence and whacko humor.... More >>

  • Turn Out the Lights

    published October 31, 2013

    You know it's coming, and you can't stop yourself. That nagging feeling, that undeniable urge, creeps up your spine and whispers in the back of... More >>

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    Scary Good: Slightly Askew's The Woman in Black is a fright-fest not to be missed

    published November 7, 2013

    So. You're sitting in a dark theater, watching as Mr. Kipps (B. Weller) and the Actor (Jared Sanz-Agero) attend an imaginary funeral on the... More >>

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    The Hothouse: West End Players deliciously lampoons the shortcomings of the man

    published November 7, 2013

    Harold Pinter is renowned for his ability to breathe menace into his scripts through pregnant pauses and the tense white space of silence.... More >>

  • Childish Things

    published September 12, 2013

    Artists create for fame, for money, for no other reason than to do something with those clever hands of theirs. But the end result is always the... More >>

  • Curious Gorgeous

    published September 12, 2013

    Fashionable people of another age once paid good money for odd bits of flora and fauna, which they collected and displayed in fine cabinets in... More >>

  • Who Art Thou?

    published October 27, 2013

    The city of Ephesus is rocked by perceived identity theft in Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors. Antipholus and his servant Dromio... More >>

  • Tricks and Treats

    published October 27, 2013

    Keith Jozsef is an old-world magician, in that he doesn't want to merely perform a trick -- he wants you to be bewildered and amazed when... More >>

  • Dire Diary

    published October 3, 2013

    Akzentii Poprishchin has a steady job and a place to live, and both of those accomplishments are driving him crazy. Poprishchin is a hard-working... More >>

  • Autumnal Awesome

    published October 10, 2013

    For generations upon generations, humans have gathered together and celebrated the harvest before hunkering down for the winter -- and who are we... More >>

  • Hot Pumpkins!

    published October 10, 2013

    Every month Third Degree Glass Factory hosts a free open house at which glass blowers demonstrate their skills, artists show their work in the... More >>

  • Good for What Ales You

    published October 10, 2013

    These are glorious times to live in if you're a beer lover (ahem). The days of our fathers' mass-produced, pale yellow suds are gone; now... More >>

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    #Twinning: Comedy of Errors is Shakespeare lite in finale

    published October 27, 2013

    Rarely will you see a stage as stark as the one arrayed for St. Louis Shakespeare's current production of The Comedy of Errors. Director... More >>

  • Apt Pupil

    published October 3, 2013

    An unnamed university student in modern Kazakhstan passively attends lectures -- and his own life -- in Darezhan Omirbayev's moody film... More >>

  • Let's Fight About It

    published October 3, 2013

    In the ever-changing world of professional wrestling friends become enemies, enemies team up to beat their friends and the seemingly deep bonds of... More >>

  • Ein mal, mit Schwung

    published October 3, 2013

    Let's place the important names up front: Schlafly, Kulmbacher and Paulaner. These are the beer suppliers for this year's Soulard... More >>

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    Evil Dead Is Bloody Fun Theater

    published October 19, 2013

    If you're familiar with Sam Raimi's epic series of Evil Dead films, you know that the one thing they lack is a sense of restraint.... More >>

  • The Old Hit Parad

    published October 3, 2013

    The Central Branch of the St. Louis Public Library (1301 Olive Street; 314-241-2288 or www.slpl.org) has stood... More >>

  • Dog Fight

    published September 19, 2013

    Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama Top Dog/Underdog is about two black brothers who share the same run-down room. Booth,... More >>

  • Predator Camp

    published September 26, 2013

    Nobody wants someone on the sex offender list as a neighbor. With that being the case, where do convicted sex offenders live once they're out of... More >>

  • Little and Large

    published September 12, 2013

    Andrew Masullo and Cary Smith: Recent Work is a joint exhibition that marks the first appearance by these two painters in St. Louis.... More >>

  • James Greer

    published September 26, 2013

    [THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO VAN TROUBLE]Fans of '90s-era alternative rock might recognize the title of James Greer's new... More >>

  • Minnesota Nice

    published September 26, 2013

    Perhaps you're a fan of a certain long-running variety program that originates from a mythical Minnesota town. You know the one. Perhaps as you... More >>

  • Quirk, Strangeness and Charm

    published September 26, 2013

    The DIY movement has yielded a host of alternative craft shows and festivals, but there's only one Strange Folk. The early fall festival of... More >>

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