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Dec 17 2012

THEATER REVIEW “OUR TOWN”: NEWTOWN

By | December 17th, 2012|Spontaneous Acts of Joyce, Theater|0 Comments

Director David Cromer as Stage Manager in "Our Town" Do not miss a masterpiece onstage right now presented by the Huntington Theatre Company: OUR TOWN. There is no way to talk about this re-staging of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play without feeling the fullness of its resonance almost 75 years after it premiered on [...]

Nov 13 2012

TURKEY TROT TO A CURE!

By | November 13th, 2012|Joyce's Choices, Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|0 Comments

What could get me out of bed at the crack of dawn on a cold Saturday morning in November? Not much. But THIS SATURDAY MORNING NOVEMBER 17-- I'll be doing just that to help beat a disease that almost killed me-- twice: OVARIAN CANCER. Join me and THE SOUL SISTER FOUNDATION for the 5th Annual [...]

Nov 03 2012

JOYCE’S CHOICE: GREAT GIFT IDEA!

By | November 3rd, 2012|Joyce's Choices, Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|0 Comments

Just in time for your holiday shopping, let me introduce you to LISA MONAHAN, an ingenious and philanthropic jewelry designer who's been featured on the "Today Show," "Huffington Post Style," "Daily Grommet," and now "JoycesChoices!"-- and she's right here in our own back yard! This weekend Lisa Monahan Metal works is having the 1st of [...]

Oct 18 2012

FAMILY FUN: “MADAGASCAR 3” PARTY AT THE ZOO!!

By | October 18th, 2012|Animation, Family, Kids, More A & E, Movies, Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|0 Comments

Looking for something fun to do with the kids this weekend? I just found out Radio Disney is hosting a party to celebrate the DVD/BLU-RAY™ release of MADAGASCAR 3: EUROPE'S MOST WANTED-- and they're doing it at the STONE ZOO this Saturday October 20!  Music, dancing, games, activities, and the first 100 kids in line [...]

Oct 15 2012

CLIFFORD’S BIRTHDAY: ENTER TO WIN PRIZE PACK!!

By | October 15th, 2012|Books, More A & E, Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|2 Comments

"Clifford The Big Red Dog" is celebrating a BIG birthday and Scholastic is throwing him the BIGGEST birthday EVER! "Clifford The Big Red Dog" has been entertaining children, parents, and teachers for 50 years with his BIG adventures, using humor to teach important social-emotional and essential literacy skills.  Now YOU can be a part of [...]

Sep 16 2012

WIN FREE TICKETS: PAULA POUNDSTONE AT BULLRUN!

By | September 16th, 2012|More A & E, Restaurants, Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|0 Comments

Last summer, Paula Poundstone appeared at Bull Run Restaurant, taking the little town of Shirley, Massachusetts by storm.  The crowds kept begging for more, so in response, Bull Run will have her back on Friday, September 21 for two shows, at 7 PM and 10 PM. THE FIRST PERSON TO RESPOND (via “Contact Joyce” on [...]

Aug 22 2012

VAGINA MONOLOGUES’ EVE ENSLER’S OPEN LETTER TO TODD AKIN

By | August 22nd, 2012|Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|0 Comments

MUST READ AND PLEASE PASS ON! MIssouri Rep. Todd Akin told a MIssouri TV reporter  “If it’s legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down,” in regards to a rape victim becoming preganant. That’s odd, because the Center for Disease Control reported more than 32,000 pregnancies a year are [...]

Aug 09 2012

YOGA: MY CHECKERED PAST

By | August 9th, 2012|Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|2 Comments

Yoga has saved my life before. I had just concluded my third bout with cancer-- melanoma once, ovarian twice. I had just had yet another surgery and finished six months of chemotherapy, when I decided I needed to get out the big guns and throw everything I had in my power at this disease. That meant [...]

Jul 20 2012

COLORADO’S DARK NIGHT RISES AGAIN

By | July 20th, 2012|Action & Adventure, Movies, Spontaneous Acts of Joyce|0 Comments

I sat down to write my review of the most anticipated movie of the summer, when news of people gunned down at a midnight screening of THE DARK KNIGHT RISES in Aurora, Colorado --15 miles from Columbine-- hit me like a shot. My daughter was at just such a screening last night, and the thought [...]