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Florence Foster Jenkins
Meryl Streep plays the doyenne called “the worst singer in the world”
"...Directed by: Stephen Frears. Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Rebecca..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Jodie Foster, Katie Couric, Malcolm Gladwell Join SXSW 2019 Speaker Lineup
Local PJ Raval will deliver Film keynote address
"...Conference with the addition of a masterclass by Jodie Foster. She is part of a roster announcement that also..."

Feb. 27, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

30 Days of Night
This film's high-concept stroke of genius lies not with its vampire clan but with the setting: a tiny Alaskan hamlet where nightfall indeed lasts all month.
" David Slade. Starring: Josh Hartnett, Melissa George, Ben Foster, Danny Huston, Manu Bennett, Craig Hall and Joel Tobeck...."

Oct. 19, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Thor: The Dark World
The Marvel cinematic universe opens its gates once again, and The Dark World does not disappoint.
"...long looks at Earth, where his estranged love Jane Foster (Portman) is still doing her astrophysicist thing. But once..."

Nov. 8, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Dvorák's New World Inquiry
How a Czech composer helped America find its authentic voice
"...songs from the blackface minstrel stage like those of Stephen Foster – whose tune 'Old Folks at Home' Dvorák..."

Nov. 12, 2004 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

Changing of the Guard at the Ransom Center
Stephen Enniss steps up to take Thomas Staley's post
"...University of Texas announced that his replacement would be Stephen Enniss, head librarian of the Folger Shakespeare Library...."

April 8, 2013 Books Post by Monica Riese

Applause! Applause!
Austin Critics Table nominations, 2004-2005
"...Stephen Mills, Cinderella/Light: The Holocaust & Humanity Project..."

May 27, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Working Class Hero
Stephen Doster
"...back home. "Hey, you know anybody that plays like Stephen Doster?" Griffith asked an old friend. Yes, of course,..."

Sept. 26, 1997 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Song of America
"...lush as 2004’s Beautiful Dreamer – The Songs of Stephen Foster, which featured some of the same acts, nor..."

Dec. 27, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Dark River
"...Susanna") lend too much of a contemporary air to Stephen Foster's songs, but as a whole, Dark River is..."

Sept. 30, 2011 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Rest in Peace, Kate McGarrigle
Rufus Wainwright's mother dies age 63
"...along with Mary Black and Emmylou Harris, singing the Stephen Foster Civil War era classic, Hard Times...."

Jan. 21, 2010 Qmmunity Post by Steven Cheslik-deMeyer

Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band
"...Freeze-Out," framed between the retribution gospel choir rendering of Stephen Foster's "Hard Times (Come Again No More)" and romping..."

April 10, 2009 Music Review by Austin Powell

They're a Little Odd and Don't Know It
Randy Newman likes Billy Joel?
"...word, American sounding in your music. Were you mainlining Stephen Foster and Aaron Copland and George Gershwin when you..."

Sept. 19, 2008 Music Feature by Robert Faires

They Hear America Singing!
Grammy-nominated Conspirare brings together 600 voices in search of our national sound
"...all? Appalachian folk songs? Shaker hymns? A few of Stephen Foster's greatest hits, mayhap? Or – and I know..."

Jan. 26, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Pilgrim: A Celebration of Kris Kristofferson
Record review
"...who won a Grammy for a CD dedicated to Stephen Foster, is more "star"-laden and likely to garner more..."

July 7, 2006 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Rock & Roll Books
Summer reading
"...population at the time of the European encounter, to Stephen Foster, John Phillip Sousa, slave songs, rock & roll,..."

June 2, 2006 Music Feature by Graham Reynolds

Through the Green Fuse
'Through the Green Fuse,' Conspirare's first professional recording, is a shimmering, iridescent prayer in which the beauty of the subject is magnified by the sensitivity and sensuousness of these voices
"...Finnish anthems, with contemporary sacred music and a little Stephen Foster thrown in for good measure. But they don't..."

Jan. 21, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Girlie Action
Girlie action
" folkie favorites like John Prine, Randy Newman, and Stephen Foster. Accompanied by guitarist Jeff Cruse, the 12 cuts..."

Oct. 8, 2004 Music Review by Margaret Moser

The Tuna Helpers
Texas Platters
"...enough, the Helpers' slide in a credible variation of Stephen Foster's "Old Folks at Home," too. Unless the Frogs..."

June 7, 2002 Music Review by Greg Beets

Take Me to the River
Rock & Roll Books
"...likely to be mentioned in the same breath as Stephen Foster, John Phillip Sousa, Charles Ives, and Scott Joplin..."

Dec. 29, 2000 Books Feature by Christopher Gray

Election Results
"...Stephen Foster (R) 5%..."

Nov. 6, 1998 News Feature

Election November 3
"...Stephen Foster (R) Amalia Rodriguez-Mendoza* (D)..."

Oct. 23, 1998 News Feature

Election Coverage 1998
"...Probate Court Judge No. 1 Guy Herman(D) District Clerk Stephen Foster(R) Amalia Rodriguez-Mendoza(D) County Clerk C.M. (Bud) Schauerte(R) Dana..."

Oct. 9, 1998 News Feature

Record Reviews
"...figure out how. Nashville, the logical successor to the Stephen Foster-ish Americana of 1994's This Land, employs members of..."

June 13, 1997 Music Review

1999-2000 Award Winners
"...12. "I'm In" by Radney Foster and Georgia Middleman for Radney Foster & Abra Moore..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature

Friday Picks
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...Sinead O'Connor. – Melanie HauptTHE RESENTMENTS10pm, Momos Not that Stephen Bruton, Jon Dee Graham, Bruce Hughes, Jud Newcomb, and..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

Naked City
Some Hays County residents are up in arms about a proposed road over the EdwardsAquifer, which they say was moved westward under suspicious circumstances.
"...plan after it had been approved in court. Erin Foster, HCWPP chair, says some members may ask the county..."

June 9, 2000 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...2005 with the Some Girls-infected Gimme Fiction (Merge). Horror-machine Stephen King counts himself a fan, and Austinites are still..."

March 17, 2006 Music Feature

All Wrapped Up
From biopics to end-of-day thrillers, a look at the films you'll be standing in line for this Christmas.
"...D: Andy Tennant; with Jodie Foster, Chow Yun-Fat, Bai Ling...."

Nov. 26, 1999 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Hot Movie Previews
Sneaking Into Summer
"...D: Joe Mantello; with Jason Alexander, Randy Becker, Stephen Bogardus, John Glover, John Benjamin Hickey, Justin Kirk, Stephen..."

May 23, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

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