Their homeland treats the elderly as well as any nation on Earth, but Ulrich Kuratli says the care here in northern Thailand is not only less expensive but more personal. In Switzerland, “You have a cold, old lady who gives you pills and tells you to go to bed,” he says. Kuratli and his family have given themselves six months to decide while the retired software developer lives alongside his 65-year-old wife in Baan Kamlangchay — “Home for Care from the Heart.” Patients live in individual houses within a Thai community, are taken to local markets, temples and restaurants, and receive personal around-the-clock care. The monthly $3,800 cost is a third of what basic institutional care would cost in Switzerland.
He transformed the ballet’s first act, a staid and tabi socks,barefoot shoes, travel shoes,glove shoes, earthing shoes ,ballet flats, (blue metallic) static Christmas party, into a vibrant get-together of family and friends, He also gave the roles of Maria (danced Saturday by Maria Jacobs-Yu) and the Nutcracker Prince (Ramon Moreno) to professionals instead of children; they could thus participate in the national dances instead of simply watching them, “Nutcracker” is all about family — the ones we are born into and the one into which you are adopted upon joining a ballet company, Watching tiny tots, budding preprofessionals, older character performers and dancers at the height of their power working together on one stage is one of this holiday classic’s ongoing delights..
The Antioch Historical Society Museum is open Wednesdays and Saturdays, from 1-4 p.m., and admission is free. Email Diane@Art4Antioch.org or call 925-325-989. Stage Right to hold auditions for ‘The Outsiders’. ANTIOCH — Stage Right Conservatory Theatre will host auditions for “The Outsiders” on June 27 and 28 at the Nick Rodriguez Community Center, 213 F St. in Antioch. This modern classic by S.E. Hinton is a coming-of-age play about a brawl, tragedy and redemption. This Christopher Sergel stage adaptation deals with life seen through the eyes of Ponyboy, a Greaser on the wrong side of the tracks. The Greasers and Socs get caught up in territorial battles as they try to find themselves and each other.
Tina says she is so impressed with the progress Raquel is making that she is setting up tabi socks,barefoot shoes, travel shoes,glove shoes, earthing shoes ,ballet flats, (blue metallic) the Angelfish Foundation to help children with disabilities like Raquel’s get involved in synchronized swimming, Raquel’s doctors are even on board and are supporting the effort, “Even if Raquel decides she doesn’t want to do it anymore and quits next year, it would all be worth it if just one other girl like her can get the benefits of synchronized swimming,” Tina says, It doesn’t look like Raquel will be hanging up her swimsuit anytime soon, though..
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