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Phase Eight Theatre Company Review: JESUS HOPPED THE ‘A’ TRAIN

JESUS HOPPED THE ‘A’ TRAIN A PHASE EIGHT THEATER COMPANY

A DUAL CRITICS REVIEW Jacksonville’s newest theatre company, Phase Eight Theatre Company, launched its first season in January, 2017. The company staged “Jesus Hopped the “A” Train,” the fifth show of the season, during September 28 — October l at a studio in ’s broadcasting facility in . ‘s latest play is contemporary, relevant, and thought-provoking. This play, by Stephen Adly Guirgis, debuted at the New York 2000 Fringe Festival. Guirgis has authored ten plays; “Between Riverside and Crazy” won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for drama. Several of his plays were originally directed by Phillip Seymour Hoffman (1967 — 2014), a well-known …

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PHOTOS: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Tennessee Titans, Sept 18 at Everbank Field

This past Sunday the Jacksonville Jaguars went up against Tennessee Titans for an unfortunate 37-16 loss. Two of our photographers were there to capture the game and Jacksonville’s incredibly dedicated fans. See image galleries below. PHOTOS BY DENNIS HO PHOTOS BY DAVID DEHOF

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Best Little Laugh House: “LIVE GIRLS” at Phase Eight, Jacksonville’s Newest Theatre Company

A PHASE EIGHT THEATRE COMPANY REVIEW Phase Eight, Jacksonville’s newest theatre company, launched its inaugural season in January, 2017, and presented “Live Girls” as an end of summer show during August 10 – 13 at a studio in the Broadcasting facility in downtown Jacksonville. We were among those in the full house first night audience for the exclusive world premier of the work of playwright . He is a graduate of , with an MFA in Playwriting and Screenwriting, and now makes his home in Jacksonville. The production of is set in a brothel in an unnamed southern city, and …

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Jacksonville Jaguars’ First Week of 2017 Training Camp Practice

Fran Ruchalski Photographer, Jacksonville Jaguars, 2017 Training Camp Practice, Florida Blue Health & Wellness Field

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars announced their 2017 training camp schedule, which featured 10 practices open to fans, including the two joint practices with the on Monday, August 14 and Tuesday, August 15. The begin training camp practice with three open sessions on Thursday, July 27, Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29. Saturday’s practice on July 29, which will be the first in full pads, is open exclusively to Season Ticket Members. All public dates will take place at the practice fields adjacent to . To attend Jaguars training camp open sessions, fans should register in advance online …

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A Brief History of Everything Tour: Counting Crows And Matchbox 20 Come To Jacksonville

Matchbox Twenty, Counting Crows, A Brief History Of Everything Tour 2017

INTERVIEW WITH ADAM DURITZ OF COUNTING CROWS Event: The Counting Crows with Matchbox 20 Venue: Daily’s Place Date/Time: August 19 6:45pm Tickets: $79+ Contact: www.dailysplace.com In the post-grunge 90’s, Adam Duritz and Rob Thomas fronted two of the decade’s biggest pop bands. The Counting Crows and Matchbox 20 were young and hungry with breakthrough albums and a destiny to fulfill. The rest, as they say, is history. Now over two decades since the release of the Counting Crows’ August and Everything After in 1993 and Matchbox 20’s Yourself or Someone Like You in 1996, Duritz and Thomas will co-headline A …

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Honoring Our Fallen: Duval County Veterans Memorial Wall in Downtown Jacksonville

Duval County Veterans Memorial Wall in Jacksonville, FL, Robin Kiely, Photo Fran Ruchalski

Our Veterans Memorial Wall is unusual in that it honors all six branches of the military: Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard and Merchant Marine. The 65 foot-long monument lists the names of soldiers from World War I through the War on Terror, with a connection to Jacksonville, most often through attending high school here. A torch with an eternal flame stands in front of the monument. The Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Wall can be found at 1145 East Adams Street, adjacent to . It’s also recorded as the second largest wall in the country, only behind the Vietnam Veteran’s …

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2017 Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Fan Information

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced their 2017 training camp schedule, which will feature 10 practices open to fans, including the two joint practices with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday, August 14 and Tuesday, August 15. The Jaguars begin training camp practice with three open sessions on Thursday, July 27, Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29. Saturday’s practice on July 29, which will be the first in full pads, is open exclusively to Jags365 Season Ticket Members. All public dates will take place at the practice fields adjacent to EverBank Field. To attend training camp open …

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One Spark Unveils New Plans At EverBank for 2017

One Spark, EverBank Field, Downtown, Jacksonville, Florida, Daily's Place

One Spark Partners with Bold Events, EverBank Field to Transform into Festival of Innovation for 2017 Event One Spark Board Chairman Peter Rummell announced today that a new partnership has been formed between , One Spark Ventures and Bold Events, LLC. At a press conference this morning, Rummell also announced the dates for this year’s event which will take place Friday, Oct. 6 and Saturday, Oct. 7. To kick off One Spark and highlight the enhanced entertainment elements of this year’s festival, a concert hosted by Bold Events (Act TBD) will take place at the new on Thursday, Oct. 5, …

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Tedeschi Trucks Band Makes History at the New Daily’s Place in Jacksonville

Daily's Place, Jacksonville, Florida, Everbank Field, Morgan Bates, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Greg Allman

Tedeschi Trucks Band with special guest Jon Cleary at the Opening of Daily’s Place, May 27, 2017 It was opening day at the New Daily’s Place at . Though the day somewhat somber after the loss of , Tedeschi Trucks Band hit the stage and made an everlasting mark as they filled the atmosphere with beautiful music, love, and showed us there is still so much to be thankful for. The experience was a unique one as I ventured all over the new venue from the photo pit, to the Daily’s store in the stadium, to the view of ‘ field …

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Hockey in Jacksonville: The IceMen Cometh

Attention, Jacksonville hockey fans. This fall, the IceMen Cometh. The Jacksonville Icemen make their local debut Oct. 14 against the Orlando Solar Bears at the Jacksonville Memorial Arena. The minor league hockey will join the East Coast Hockey League, playing 36 home games against south division teams from Atlanta, Cincinnati, Naples, Orlando, Gainesville, and Charleston. At the helm of the team’s bold relocation from Evansville, IN, to the winter-challenged state of Florida is , president of the . Selling the hockey experience to a southern market is what he does best. “I like a challenge,” says Ohrablo, who has sold …

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