The Red Shoes


  "The Red Shoes" By Hans Christian Andersen (1845) (Source: http://hca.gilead.org.il/red_shoe.html) ONCE upon a time there was little girl, pretty and dainty. But in summer time she was obliged to go barefooted because she was poor, and in winter she had to wear large wooden shoes, so that her little instep grew quite red. In the …

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!


"It Came Upon A Midnight Clear" – Josh Groban It came upon a midnight clear That glorious song of old From angels bending near the earth To touch their harps of gold Still through the cloven skies they come With peaceful wings unfurled And still the heavenly music floats O'er all the weary world Peace …

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Mr. Holland’s Opus: Defining the True Essence of the Christmas Spirit


Mr. Holland's Opus - DVD-cover. “Mr. Holland's Opus” is presented as a biographical film of the career, spanning 30 years, of the self-proclaimed lead character, Glenn Holland - a music teacher at the fictional John F. Kennedy High School in Portland, Oregon. The film received Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Screenplay and Best Actor …

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