Girl Groups and the Wonderettes

  When the Wonderettes step onstage in The Marvelous Wonderettes: Caps and Gowns, they join the rich tradition of female recording artists dating to the 1950’s and 60’s, a phenomenon knowns as the “girl group.” While the individual women singing in these groups were frequently seen by producers as interchangeable, during these decades women began … Continue reading Girl Groups and the Wonderettes

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Bah, Humbug!

If you're like me, the lack of snow on the ground and this week's warm temperatures haven't quite put you in the holiday spirit. To counteract Mother Nature's refusal to provide us with the appropriate weather, I'm spending my time today thinking about Geva's production of A Christmas Carol. (I know, I know, I'm tempting … Continue reading Bah, Humbug!

100 Years of Women’s Suffrage – Day 5: My Liberation is Bound Up in Yours

Votes for Women! Throughout the week, we have been celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage in New York State on Geva Journal. With The Agitators onstage at Geva until November 12, Susan B. Anthony, our own hometown hero in the fight for women’s suffrage, is on our minds. But in all this celebration, it's important to remember … Continue reading 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage – Day 5: My Liberation is Bound Up in Yours

100 Years of Woman Suffrage – Day 4: Floating Fight for Equality

Votes for Women! Throughout the week, we have been celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage in New York State on Geva Journal. With The Agitators onstage at Geva until November 12, Susan B. Anthony, our own hometown hero in the fight for women’s suffrage, is on our minds. We are proud to devote Day 4 of this … Continue reading 100 Years of Woman Suffrage – Day 4: Floating Fight for Equality

100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State – Day 3: Nasty Women

Votes for Women! Throughout the week, we have been celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage in New York State on Geva Journal. With The Agitators onstage at Geva until November 12, Susan B. Anthony, our own hometown hero in the fight for women’s suffrage, is on our minds. We are proud to devote Day 3 … Continue reading 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State – Day 3: Nasty Women

100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State – Day 2: “I Voted”

Votes for Women! Throughout the week, we will be celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage in New York State on Geva Journal. With The Agitators onstage at Geva until November 12, Susan B. Anthony, our own hometown hero in the fight for women’s suffrage, is on our minds. Today, November 7th, is an election day in New … Continue reading 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State – Day 2: “I Voted”

100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State – Day 1: The Road to the Vote.

Votes for Women! Throughout the week, we will be celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage in New York State on Geva Journal. With The Agitators onstage at Geva until November 12, Susan B. Anthony, our own hometown hero in the fight for women’s suffrage, is on our minds. Today, November 6th, marks the centennial. We’re … Continue reading 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York State – Day 1: The Road to the Vote.