The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on March 27, 1998 · Page 100
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 100

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Friday, March 27, 1998
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Page 4 The Palm Beach Post MARCH 27, 1998 TGIF US OPEN POLO CHAMPIONSHIPS POLO GHASE DAY v 3:00 White Birch vs. C Spear Sunday, March 29, 1998 f J J$10ADMITS Ydu',;l ' f'3 C.-i fU- r STATE PARK 1 0 off wod Day Wilderness Tour per personcanoe 2nd hr. free LOXAHATCHEE W1NWRNESS TOURS On Fla's only "Wild & Scenic River '10.00 ADULT '5.00 CHILD 6 2 hr. cruise to Trapper Nelson's CANOE RENTALS RATES 2Hrs. 10., 4Hrs. '15, 8Hrs. 22 5 miles N. of Jupiter on U.S. 1 Open Daily 9 to 5 SANDWICHES'DRINKS'SOVENIRS -LTV ,?rr. v- PALM BEACH POLO 930-POLO f 'i 8 , 4 , SATURDAY & SUNILDAY readers speak out; Lower prices for seats, parking, food would help fill area theaters Hap Erstein's March 15 article "Stage Fright: Is theater dying in Palm Beach County?" has an answer: Yes. The majority of potential theater customers cannot afford the high prices. There are thousands of people who would like to see live productions, but those $35 seats, which are not the best, could buy a lot of groceries. So, either the actors accept less, or the producers reduce their greed. If the rent for the theater is too high, then the landlord should take less or look at an empty building. If the play requires an orchestra, the musicians should take less or get nothing. If the above people realize that it is "accept less or everybody gets nothing," the theaters will play to a full house. There are not enough wealthy patrons to keep all the playhouses in business. Parking should be free. Valet parking should also be free, and only the people who do the parking should depend on a tip. All these petty rip-offs should stop. Let's not overlook the outrageous prices charged at the refreshment counters. Make it a pleasure instead of a rip-off, and everyone involved will be a lot happier. Samuel Blair Boca Raton 'TGIF' should be put in Thursday's paper I've only been in South Florida for l'z months. I think your TGIF section is the best. However, I do have one suggestion that would make it absolutely perfect. Move the TGIF section to Thursday's edition of The Palm Beach Post. This way I can actually enjoy all the wonderful going-ons on Friday night I don't get a chance to read the paper until late Friday night and I miss out on the many great events. Monica Cocciardi West Palm Beach MARCH 28 & 29 IT'S OUR 3rd BIRTHDAY 0 AND WFRE GIVING YOU THE GIFTS 10 WINNERS If gs k EVERY HOUR 1 Ifl'tiB ISIS RADIO RAFFLE TICKETS WITH EVERY PURCHASE! REMOTE RFANTF RARV VIP PARTY PACK r-fUJEFOOD FnifH RAFFLE TICKET FROM SUNNY 104.3 FM j a AND THE FROG 95.5 FM KkAT K EjEj Saturday Up with Jennifer Ross of Sunny TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE Sunday 12-2p with Jimmy HoPpa of The Frog MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION BIRTHDAY CAKE Um one prue pr person Must be present to n While suppbes last. Letters welcome Film, theater, music, art, dance, books. TV and more are all fodder for Entertainment staffs stories and our reviews. Readers Speak Out is a place for readers to respond to our articles. Please keep letters short, 150 words maximum. Include your name, address and daytime telephone numbers. Letters are subject to editing. Send letters to: Entertainment Department, Readers Speak (hit, The Palm lUarh Post, P.O. Box 24700. West Palm Beach, Ha. 33416-4700. NW Corner of Jog & Lake Worth Rds. 800-750-SHOP in the Greenacres Shopping Plaza HOUR Si Tuesday thru Sunday 10am-5pm

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