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Review: Mission accomplished for Cruise in new ‘MI’ flick
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Review: Mission accomplished for Cruise in new ‘MI’ flick

There’s some interesting talk in the cleverly satisfying script of “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” about the element of luck. As in: How much is luck a factor in the success of Ethan Hunt and his IMF cohorts? After all, in...

Review: Mission accomplished for Cruise in new ‘MI’ flick
Review: Mission accomplished for Cruise in new ‘MI’ flick

There's some interesting talk in the cleverly satisfying script of “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” about the element of luck. As in: How much is luck a factor in the success of Ethan Hunt and his IMF cohorts? After all, in the...

Review: ‘Vacation’ reboot is a summer bummer
Review: ‘Vacation’ reboot is a summer bummer

There must be a way to pay tribute to '80s comedy classics like “National Lampoon's Vacation” without using the opportunity to traffic in archaic sexism, gender panic and off-color racial jokes. The reboot of the franchise, “Vacation,...

Gliding into town: Dancing with the Stars tour heads to Charleston
Gliding into town: Dancing with the Stars tour heads to Charleston

Professional dancer Emma Slater admits she didn't have a “Plan B” career-wise.

From the time that she was 10, the “Dancing With The Stars” performer has always just danced.

“I saw a demonstration by a...

“Facing Off” with WV native Jordan Patton
“Facing Off” with WV native Jordan Patton

Jordan Patton had trouble paying attention in class.

The Parkersburg native laughed and said, “In high school, I used to sit and draw monsters and things like that instead of doing my actual class work.”

Who would have...

‘Cabaret’ star shies away from spotlight
‘Cabaret’ star shies away from spotlight

Steve Brannon doesn’t know why a reporter would want to talk to him about his role in the Charleston Light Opera Guild’s upcoming production of “Cabaret.”

Brannon, who works for a local accounting firm, is a private...

On Floydfest: music, a phoenix effigy and wonderful people
On Floydfest: music, a phoenix effigy and wonderful people

Floyd, Va. — Something was calling me to go to FloydFest.

I’m a fan of the headliner, Grace Potter, and several other acts that were there this past weekend, such as Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, Larry Keel and Keller Williams,...

Sounds of summer: An eclectic mix
Sounds of summer: An eclectic mix

You love music? We love music.

All summer long (and probably longer), the Charleston Gazette-Mail wants to share singers and songs, albums and artists, and maybe entire new genres of music for you to get to know....

Marshall Artist Series announces 2015-16 lineup

The 79th season of the Marshall Artist Series will bring a variety of highly anticipated musicians and Broadway performances to the Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center in the coming months.

The series begins Oct. 1 with comedian Anthony Jeselnik,...

Best bet: W.Va. Hall of Fame Jimmy Dickens tribute
Best bet: W.Va. Hall of Fame Jimmy Dickens tribute

The West Virginia Music Hall of Fame will host an evening celebrating the life and music of Country Music Hall of Famer and West Virginia Music Hall of Famer, Little Jimmy Dickens.

The tribute will be held 7 p.m. Saturday at the Labelle...

Best bet: Blenko Festival of Glass
Best bet: Blenko Festival of Glass

Blenko Glass will hold its 8th Annual Festival of Glass Friday through Sunday at the company's factory and visitor center in Milton.

The weekend will include several classes, guided tours, glass blowing demonstrations and giveaways....

Best bet: Appalachian String Band Music Festival
Best bet: Appalachian String Band Music Festival

The Annual Appalachian String Band Music Festival returns to Camp Washington-Carver in Clifftop this weekend with mountain music, dance, contests, crafts and more.

This year’s festival, which goes through Sunday evening, welcomes Megan B....

In short
In short

Boxes of Darkness

Charleston's Contemporary Youth Arts Company takes on hatred and intolerance in their latest production, "Boxes of Darkness."

The show, which runs 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Capitol Theater, is the...

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