Author archives: Kristy Alpert

Joe David Rice: The Start of an Era

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We said goodbye to Tourism Director Joe David Rice in December, but not before picking his brain about the hidden gems in the Natural State. When he first passed through the doors of the Tourism Department’s office back in the mid 1980s, not even Joe David Rice himself could have predicted the vital role he would soon be playing in preserving, conserving an[...]

The Santaland Diaries

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By Kristy Alpert | Graphic courtesy of The Rep Not Your Mama’s Matinee: The Santaland Diaries offers an adult alternative to snowflakes and candy canes nyone looking for an upbeat tale of Christmas cheer that comes wrapped in a happy package with sweet, sweet tidings of joy… had better keep looking. There are no Sugarplum Fairies or magic snowmen in The Sa[...]