family entertainment

Fun Alternatives to Black Friday Madness – updated for 2012

by Gina Martin

I’m not a big fan of recreational shopping, especially in brick and mortar stores where you get to hassle with parking, traffic, and ill temper. Both your own and everyone else’s. I’m sure I’m not alone in this, and with that in mind, here are […]

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Spiderman the Musical, and Other Feats of Great Daring in Times Square

by Sandra Foyt

When I heard that the Spiderman musical, Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark, was showing across the street from our hotel, it seemed like an opportune time to introduce my son to the theater at “the best Broadway superhero musical ever.” (Lamar) My eleven-year-old son will tell you […]

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Jack Black is BMoL (Big Man on Lilliput)

by Cie McCullough Buschle

Friday night my kids and I sat down to watch the latest version of the classic Gulliver’s Travels. We all came to the movie with different preconceptions. I had read the book and seen several of the previous versions of the story. My 16 year-old […]

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