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Basya Schechter with her Nieces

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Promotional still of Basya Schechter and her nieces from the documentary All of the Above.
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Promotional still of Basya Schechter and her nieces from the documentary All of the Above.

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Vivienne Shub

In 1963, Vivienne Shub helped to create Center Stage, bringing a regional professional repertory theater to Baltimore. In the 1970s, she and her husband took up residency at Goucher College, sharing their expertise in music and theater. She has also enjoyed a long teaching career at Towson University, appeared in numerous films, and serves as president of the Baltimore Theater Alliance.

Excerpt From "Bertha Alyce: Mother exPosed" Part 2

From Bertha Alyce: Mother exPosed. Video by Gay Block, 2003. View transcript.
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From Bertha Alyce: Mother exPosed. Video by Gay Block, 2003. View transcript.
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Excerpt From "Bertha Alyce: Mother exPosed" Part 1

From Bertha Alyce: Mother exPosed. Video by Gay Block, 2003. View transcript.
Credit: © GAY BLOCK
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From Bertha Alyce: Mother exPosed. Video by Gay Block, 2003. View transcript.

Credit: © GAY BLOCK

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Stella Adler premieres Awake and Sing

February 19, 1935

Stella Adler premieres Awake and Sing.

Stella Adler

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Stella Adler, star of Yiddish theater, in Shadow of the Thin Man.

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Stella Adler, star of Yiddish theater, in Shadow of the Thin Man.

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The Ladies of Pixar

There is nothing I love more than seeing a gorgeous fellow redhead featured on the big screen, except perhaps for watching a Pixar movie. There is no fictional character I identify with more than Princess Merida from Pixar’s Brave. But I was not at all surprised when Disney “Disneyfied” Merida with sparkles and a “sexier” new body. I was not surprised by the controversy that followed, either, and neither should anyone else have been. That controversy had been bubbling under the surface from the moment Pixar Animation Studios announced they were making a movie with a female protagonist; by taking thirteen feature films to even have a female protagonist, they had guaranteed themselves a gargantuan amount of trouble to please their anxious audience.

Margaret Lazarus

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Margaret Lazarus.
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Margaret Lazarus.

Shelley Cole Morhaim

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Documentary filmmaker Shelley Cole Morhaim.
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Documentary filmmaker Shelley Cole Morhaim.

Bette Midler, 1990

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Bette Midler at the Grammy Awards, 1990.

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Bette Midler at the Grammy Awards, 1990.

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