Local best-selling author also a ‘ghost’ for others

Arts, Books | October 4th, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Len Lear I have interviewed well over 100 authors during my 25 years at the Local, many self-published but others whose sweat-stained work was accepted by traditional book publishers, a feat today virtually akin to be picked to play center field for the Phillies. Never before now, however, did I meet a successful author […]

Read More >

Melody makes great theatrical music on Mt. Airy stage

Arts | October 3rd, 2019 | Leave a comment

by Len Lear Not that I am an expert at such predictions, but I would not be at all surprised if Melody Ladd becomes a household name someday as a stage/screen actress nationwide. Ladd, who was stunning in February as Hennie Berger in Quintessence Theater’s production of Clifford Odets’ “Awake and Sing,” returns to the […]

Read More >