Musicals Can Be Murder

by Chris Narloch

Musicals can be murder, both to sit through (if they’re bad) and to successfully produce (because of all the ways they can go wrong.)

Here’s a heads up on a trio of recent cast recordings for shows that got it right. All three of these musicals include murder as an integral part of their plots.

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Everything You Need To Know About Cooking With Olive Oil

How often have you been at the store looking at bottles of olive oil and not knowing which one to buy? How many times have wished you had more uses for that expensive extra virgin oil you purchased other than a salad dressing or sautéing up a quick dish?

A new book has come out that provides all the answers. Cooking Techniques And Recipes With Olive Oil (Two Extra Virgins/April 2014; hardcover/$26.95) by Mary Platis and Laura Bashar, provides easy yet detailed techniques for poaching, braising, marinating, infusing, and baking with olive oil -- everything home cooks need to know about olive oil: from purchasing to storage to delicious recipes.

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California Musical Theatre Hosts The Broadway Gala - Plus An Open House At The Community Center Theater

by Chris Narloch

California Musical Theatre, the producers of Broadway Sacramento, recently announced their upcoming 2014-15 season of shows.

The lineup includes an extended return engagement of “Jersey Boys,” “Dirty Dancing The Musical,” “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” “Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles,” “Once” and “Cinderella.”

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Outword's 19th Annual Homes and Gardens Issue502

Years ago I remember watching HGTV and thinking to myself that some of the simple updates and upgrades they were doing on the show were well within my reach, and capability. Before that, it never really occurred to me that I could take the beat up old table and paint it, giving it a new lease on life.

Read more: Outword's Homes and Gardens Issue 2014 is Out Now!


Keep Calm and Lead On

by Robb Layne

Robert Mapplethorpe, Vladimir Luxuria and Virginia Woolf are all names we know.  Right?

Ok, so how about Harvey Milk, Chaz Bono, Madonna and Billie Jean King?  OK - so now I have your attention.

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