Culture

Ghost Story-Themed Play Makes Magic

Launched during the company’s 2004-2005 season, the Alliance Theater’s Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition has showcased some major up and coming playwrights over the years. One of those was Tarel...

The Myth of Sisyphus: Grappling Suicide with Absurdity

My childhood friend took his own life when I was fourteen years old. I walked every day to school with him, a one and a half block stroll along a street called African Road. I’d been out of touch with him for a...

The Marie Kondo Phenomenon: Sparking Your Ultimate Joy

Marie Kondo’s “Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing and Tidying Up” was something that I heard about in passing and on social media. I hadn’t thought about it very much because I coul...

The Great Escape: Georgia Weekends

If you need that perfect weekend getaway to replenish your mind, body, and soul, it’s closer than you might think. Don’t worry about rushing to book a flight to a remote tropical destination because your great ...

Apps to Help You Become One

We’ve said it once and will repeat it again: there’s an app for literally everything! Productivity apps are the new craze and allow you to take on tasks from the palms of your hands. From meditation to mind str...

LGBTQ Features Drive Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

As the city’s largest film festival – and one of the biggest of its kind in the world – the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival traditionally has its share of LGBTQ features. Last year, the festival hosted the Israeli...