Past Issues

Stage Play — 04/14/22

We spoke with several local actors, directors and other theater artists about how they work to bring their productions to life. Find out what makes each of their respective shows unique and what it takes to put them together, from a detective thriller to various children’s tales, fantasy stories and more.

Also on the cover, a new ghost kitchen in Manchester is serving up unique plant-based eats, p. 25. Rediscover various Chianti wines in this week’s column from Fred Matuszewski, p. 29, and find live music for your weekend and beyond in Music This Week, starting on p. 36.

by Jeff Rapsis All politics is local — and our region’s inability to bring passenger rail back to Manchester, Nashua ...
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Covid-19 update As of April 4 As of April 11Total cases statewide 303,010 304,365Total current infections statewide 1,033 1,544Total deaths ...
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NH author edits posthumous memoir of addiction Seacoast-based author, editor and writing coach Jeff Deck discussed his latest project, We ...
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The NBA regular season is a wrap and the playoffs come your way starting Sunday for the Celtics, likely vs ...
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The right Recipe The American Culinary Federation Education Foundation has granted accreditation to the New Hampshire Food Bank’s Recipe for ...
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Big Events April 14, 2022 and beyond Thursday, April 14 See Jake Shimabukuro at the Tupelo Music Hall (10 A ...
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Local actors, directors and other theater artists discuss bringing their productions to life A detective thriller, a parody about a ...
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Powerful works on display at ‘Impact! Abstract’ exhibition Twiggs Gallery in Boscawen has opened its 2022 season with “Impact! Abstract!” ...
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The latest from NH’s theater, arts and literary communities • Artistic exploration of the White Mountains: Writer Howard Mansfield and ...
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Plant summer-blooming flowers now I like dahlias. They are bright and come in many colors with blossoms from the size ...
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Dear Donna, I have three of these wooden soldiers. I think this was part of a bowling set that was ...
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Family fun for the weekend Easter fun • Charmingfare Farm (774 High St. in Candia; visitthefarm.com, 483-5623) will host its ...
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Elizabeth Hurst Senior living program director Elizabeth Hurst is the community program director at Warde Senior Living in Windham. Explain ...
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News from the local food scene • Easter sweets: Join Assumption Greek Orthodox Church (111 Island Pond Road, Manchester) for ...
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Greek pastries and custom cakes at new Raymond bakery Reni Mylonas found success in 2020 as a homestead baker, dabbling ...
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Spicy Thai chickpea wrap. Courtesy of The Sleazy Vegan.
The Sleazy Vegan launches in Manchester Directly behind Manchester’s SNHU Arena, a new ghost kitchen is serving up whole food ...
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Gerard “Jay” and Lori Desmarais are the owners of Bowlful (1536 Candia Road, Manchester, 232-3923, thebowlful.com, and on Facebook and ...
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Stuffed mushrooms can be a tricky dish to make. Although they’re relatively easy to prepare, it is also easy to ...
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So, here’s the thing – if you asked me to describe myself, I’d say I’m a fairly regular, run-of-the-mill guy ...
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Exploring the variations of this classic Tuscan red Those of us of a certain age fondly remember the bottle of ...
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Julieta Eugenio, Jump (Greenleaf Music) Sorry, but the first thing that jumped out at me is how huge this Argentinian ...
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The Kaiju Preservation Society, by John Scalzi (Tor, 258 pages) What kind of creature is Godzilla? If you answered “giant ...
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Ambulance (R) Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Bay slo-mo star in Ambulance, a two-hour-and-16-minute version of, like, a 9-1-1 episode. Or ...
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Local music news & events • Sense of place: An immersive experience, A Journey to the White Mountains in Words ...
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Faith Ann Band celebrates new album As it touches on a myriad of musical moods, from tuneful grunge to full-throttle ...
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