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Vital Health: Beating Allergies

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Glazed-over, itchy, watery eyes. Sneezing. Coughing. Stuffy nose. Congestion. Sound familiar?  A feeling of hopelessness emerges when you realize that with each season this invisible monster is just lurking around the corner. When it arrives, there is nothing you want to do more than to take a hose to the inside of your head to clear out all that junk, right?  But there are alternative, less drastic approaches.

 

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“Ain’t Misbehavin’” @ Stages

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During the month of June, The Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood will feel less like a theatre, and more like a Harlem jazz club in the 1930’s, when Stages St. Louis presents the Tony award winning musical revue, Ain’t Misbehavin’.

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Interview with Author BA Buttz

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“Born to be Damned” by Decatur, Illinois native B.A. Buttz  is a nostalgic trip into one man’s past to examine the torment and humiliation he felt coming to terms with his homosexuality. Religion, environment and genetics all conspired to ensure he fulfilled his destiny as a gay man.

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“Othello’s Joshua Thomas

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Joshua Thomas, actor/writer/director, has been in St. Louis since 2007, and he had an acting role lined up before he even arrived here from his Australia home: the psychiatrist in Suddenly, Last Summer for Stray Dog Theatre.

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Author! Author! Zach Walls

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Zach Wahls had no idea that he was going to become a viral hit when he gave his impassioned speech in the Iowa House on January,  31 2011. In fact, he wasn’t aware he was being recorded.

 

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Cho Time at Lumiere

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Be thankful that Margaret Cho moved into a new apartment in Atlanta, with no Internet connection. That might keep her off Pinterest for a little while and give her time to write a new show.

 

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Vital VOICE Summer Preview

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With summer fast approaching and gas prices on the rise, some people are thinking closer to home for their summer travels. But there ARE travel opportunities right  here that you can take without breaking the bank! Here is our guide to day trips for three locations that are all within a few hours drive from the STL, and all feature different fun for visitors!

 

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“I Do! I Do!” @ DLP

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If ever a show were more elevated by its direction/choreography and performances, I haven’t seen it. I Do! I Do! is a sweet trifle about a 50-year marriage, and it has some very nice music by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt (The Fantasticks guys).

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