dracula http://wamc.org en Dracula or The Undead - Free Theatre at WTF http://wamc.org/post/dracula-or-undead-free-theatre-wtf <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Free Outdoor production of <a href="http://wtfestival.org/freetheatre"><em>Dracula</em>, or, <em>The Un-dead</em></a>&nbsp;plays tonight, tomorrow and next week at the Poker Flats Field in Williamstown.</p><p>The production is adapted by Steve Lawson and directed by Jordan Fein and the Dracula duo joins us.</p><p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:45:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 69055 at http://wamc.org Dracula or The Undead - Free Theatre at WTF Tune for Today http://wamc.org/post/tune-today-99 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>"Dracula" - <a href="http://www.youtube.com/artist/thomas-fersen">Thomas Fersen</a></p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:26:00 +0000 61433 at http://wamc.org Tune for Today "Who Was Dracula?: Bram Stoker's Trail of Blood" by Jim Steinmeyer http://wamc.org/post/who-was-dracula-bram-stokers-trail-blood-jim-steinmeyer <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In more than a century of vampires in pop culture, only one lord of the night truly stands out: Dracula. Though the name may conjure up images of Bela Lugosi lurking about in a cape and white pancake makeup in the iconic 1931 film, the character of Dracula—a powerful, evil Transylvanian aristocrat who slaughters repressed Victorians on a trip to London—was created in Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel of the same name, a work so popular it has spawned limitless reinventions in books and film.</p><p>But where did literature’s undead icon come from?</p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Ray Graf 61450 at http://wamc.org "Who Was Dracula?: Bram Stoker's Trail of Blood" by Jim Steinmeyer