Omnium Gatherum


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Omnium Gatherum

 an indiscriminate collection of articles; a numerous but by no means select assemblage—Slang Dictionary, 1874.
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American Political Plays in the Age of Terrorism: The Break of Noon; 7/11; Omnium Gatherum, Columbinus; Why Torture Is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them
Charlie Whistler's Omnium Gatherum: Campfire Stories and Adirondack Adventures
My personal favorite was our food issue of April 2010, which proffered a banquet of stories about how food is employed in the theatre, and which included actual tear-out recipe cards compiled and kitchen-tested by AT staff (I personally tried out the Omnium Gatherum osso bucco and the Rabbit Hole lemon squares).
Kuharski, "Fifty Years of Ariane Mnouchkine and the Theatre du Soleil: The Director as Dramaturge, Theater Historian and Public Intellectual" (132-50); Les Essif, "Norodom Sihanouk: The 'Unfinished' Story of American Global Totalitarianism by Helene Cixous and the Theatre du Soleil" (151-63); Vassiliki Rapti, "Oedipus King / Oedipus Pig: Nanos Valaoritis's Ludic Politics" (164-78); Thomas Butler, "Friends Dying Before Our Eyes in Annie Baker's The Aliens" (179-91); Yuko Kurahashi, "A Comparative Analysis of Three Plays on Disasters: Omnium Gatherum, Carried Away on the Crest of a Wave, and Radio 311" (192-208); Doug Phillips, "Perceptions of Memory and Mechanisms of Power: Beckett, Williams and Pinter" (209-16).
Music Dark Tranquility with special guests Omnium Gatherum and Exmortus, 6:30 p.m.
The new play was written by Theresa Rebeck, creator of NBC's "Smash" and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2003 for the play "Omnium Gatherum," which she co-wrote with Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros.
The present study, ten years in preparation, is obviously a labor of love, an omnium gatherum of medieval Latin texts gleaned from the manuscripts and rare book holdings of some of the best university and museum libraries of the United States and Western Europe.
It is more than the omnium gatherum one might have expected; it has real coherence, managing to be both a study of several Irish-American artists and a study-in-miniature of Irish history and literature.
Schulman ("Little Women"), Will Frears ("Omnium Gatherum") and Joe Calarco ("Shake") are among the helmers of the 45-minute segments, presented as staged readings twice each over the two-day fest.
Apparently the editors tacitly decided to reflect something of the reception of Wagner (interpreted in the widest possible terms) in an omnium gatherum whose byways make fascinating reading but whose cumulative effect might be to disorient some novices to the subject by a presentation of 'des Guten zuviel'.
He was founder of Autodesk Inc and co-author of AutoCAD who (now presumably extremely rich) has relocated to a plateau 800m above sea level somewhere in Switzerland and runs this wonderful omnium gatherum of a site which contains stuff about everything from embedded systems, through photography, language learning, diet and nutrition to points far on the horizon.
STAMP ALBUM: A Collection of People, Things, Relationships and Words is Andrei Sergeev's omnium gatherum, translated by Joanne Turnbull.