Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
On Saturday June 12th, Winona’s most anticipated summer event took place at the beautiful Alexander Mansion. It was an evening of decadence presented by The Winona Historical Society. Guests enjoyed lavish chocolates, champagne and stunning surroundings. The highlight of the evening was when the Great River Shakespeare Festival company members previewed scenes from Season 8. In this edition of the Live Feed, we will hear from actor Michael Fitzpatrick, get a sneak peak of the shows Henry IV, A Midsummer’s Night Dream, as well as a compilation of songs from The Fantasticks. After the show, listen for audience members reactions to the previews and hear their expectations for the new season!
Sharon Chmielarz has been published in literary magazines nationwide. Chmielarz has published travel memoirs and three children’s picture books. And she also the winner of the 2012 Jane Kenyon Poetry Prize from Water~Stone Review. The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Minnesota poetry matters, and Minnesota poets prove that every day.