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Roving Shakespeare to Launch First MFA Festival of Plays

Roving Shakespeare, Mary Baldwin College’s Master of Fine Arts theatre company, presents their capstone Festival of Plays beginning March 31 at the Blackfriars in Staunton.  The festival begins March 31 with Fletcher and Massinger’s The Sea Voyage at 7:30 p.m., continues with Shakespeare’s masterpieces The Tempest at 2 p.m. and King Lear at 7:30 p.m. on April 1, and concludes with two of […]

History Throughout the Year

Carolina Giraldo, Staff Writer Almost sixty years ago, 7-year-old Linda Brown walked a mile to her bus stop, crossing dangerous railroad tracks on a regular basis in order to attend her segregated elementary school.  There was a school closer to her home, but Linda was not allowed to enroll there because of her skin color. […]