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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Michael Ewing

Letters to the Editor

Joanne Wilkinson writes to compliment those who put on “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” and to recommend any performances put on at the Powerhouse. (August 28, 2013, Page 4)

Steel Magnolias: Popular play breaks tradition

Theater Oxford’s rendition of the iconic 1987 play, Steel Magnolias opened Wednesday and runs through Sunday at The Powerhouse. Director Mike Ewing broke tradition and cast the show with actors who were deserving of the roles, even if they differed in appearance from the type of people traditionally cast in the roles. (August 24, 2012, Page 1B, 2B)

Theatre Oxford’s 10 Minute Plays announce 2012 winners

OXFORD TOWN – The staged readings of the top five finalists from Theatre Oxford’s 2012 National 10 Minute Play Contest were held Tuesday, May 8, at the Powerhouse Community Arts Center to determine the grand prize winner of the LW Thomas Award. The top five finalists were performed by five local actors; Jennifer Mathus (pictured here) Meaghin Burke, Greg Earnest, Michael Ewing and Dane Moreton. Turn Page 12 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town (No. 979) to who the winners are for this year’s 10 Minute Play Contest. (May 17, 2012, Page 12)

Ten Minute Play Fest returns to stage

The Ten Minute Play Festival, now in it’s 12th year, opens this Thursday through Sunday at the Powerhouse Community Arts Center. The plays will be performed at 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 2 p.m. on Sunday. (September 21, 2011, Page 1)

New Indie film to shoot next month in Oxford

OXFORD TOWN – A new film by local Jim Shollenberger will begin shooting in Oxford and the surrounding area this month. The film,“Bent Prism,” is a three-story anthology dealing with the pain of relationships. Turn to Page 11 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town and check out Oxford Film Freak Melanie Addington’s early coverage of the L-O-U community’s next film endeavor. Actress Haley Strode (pictured) will be in town filming one of the stories in the new film, “The Hardest Thing.” (June 16, 2011, Page 11)

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