Apr 13, 2014
Congratulations to all involved in a fantastic run of Kiss Me, Kate, esp. those folks "behind the scenes." Sets were amazing, costumes amazing and everything ran as smoothly as a top! Bravos all around! Read

Apr 12, 2014
Congratulations to cast, orchestra and crew on an amazing opening night of "Kiss Me, Kate!" Tutti Bravi! Read

Apr 11, 2014
So proud of all of the work my students and colleagues put into making this show a success. Now, come out and join us!mountaintimes.comThe High Country is invited to brush up its Shakespeare this weekend, as “Kiss Me, Kate” takes the Schaefer Center stage April 11 to 13.Cole Porter’s Read

Apr 07, 2014
The main thrust of this student's essay? That playing in orchestra made him a great student and learner. We need to shout this from every mountaintop! The kid even mentioned "Bruch" and the "Coriolan Overture"! We need to shout this from every mountaintop! Send it to your administrator!www.businessinsider.comThe New York Post has a copy of Kwasi Enin's college application essay that got the high school senior into every Ivy League university. Read

Apr 06, 2014
We as artists, teachers and human beings have something to gain from this ethic: “What Akio Toyoda feared the company lost when it was growing so fast was the time to struggle and learn,” said Liker, who met with Toyoda in November. “He felt Toyota got big-company disease and was too busy getting product out.” There is so much wisdom out there. We just need to take a moment to stop and listen, not driven by notions of our "expertness" but by curiosity. www.bloomberg.comInside Toyota Motor Corp.’s oldest plant, there’s a corner where humans have taken over from robots in thwacking glowing lumps of metal into crankshafts. This is Mitsuru Kawai’s vision of the future. Read


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