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Education has encountered a huge obstacle created by a global pandemic. The wonderful days of wandering children with fun and frolics have come to a temporary end. I revisited during the current lockdown, a memorable movie that I watched two years ago, this time via a YouTube channel. Although the film “Thala” has yet to …

The dancers of the Avant Chamber Ballet are back in the studio and eager to perform again in front of a live audience. Katie Puder, artistic director of the Dallas Ballet Company, is happy to be of service, announcing a season full of in-person performances, including world premieres and the holiday classic, Nutcracker. “My main …

While the last two years of the Freddy Awards have been anything but normal due to COVID-19, the State Theater in Easton is once again preparing to begin the high school theater awards cycle. The theater called for reviewers for this year’s program which honors the best in musical theater from local high schools. Applications …

From left to right, TV stars Jane Lynch (“Glee”) and Kate Flannery (“The Office”) will be in Danville, opening the Norton Center for the Arts season. Photos provided We’re about to enter a time of year for art lovers, when theaters reopen, welcoming everything from local amateur artists to some of the biggest national and …

WORCESTER – DA “Lefty” Foster and the Shaboo All-Stars will bring their uncompromising blend of “maximum rhythm & blues” to “Jazz at Sunset” on August 27th. In addition to great music, the night also marks a series of comebacks – Foster’s return to the Shaboo All-Stars (after “officially” retiring in December 2019) and the return …

‘We’re counting on miracles’: LA’s small theaters fear to hang on |  Entertainment

LOS ANGELES – The day before the Independent Shakespeare Co. premiere of “The Tempest”, vandals sneaked onto the Griffith Park set and destroyed it. They smashed the lights and cut all the cables, causing approximately $ 15,000 in damage. Artistic Director David Melville got a call from the city the next morning and rushed to …

Live theater is back and you won’t want to miss this amazing season. This month, Alleyway Theater announced an exciting 42nd season which includes four new plays: a theatrical event where every night is opening night; a world premiere of Grown-Ass playwright Louis’ growing up; a 1996 comedy about depression set in a computer lab; …

What is chain mail and coffee grounds have in common? The answer could lead to a bionic exoskeleton for humans. This innovative idea is the subject of our lead story for this Monday August 23, 2021. Keep scrolling to find out more. I am Nick lucchesi, and it’s Daily Reverse. Tell a friend to subscribe …

With in-person theater still scarce, many companies and artists from Broadway and beyond are showcasing their work online. Below are performances that you can watch on Monday August 23 and Tuesday August 24 for free or at low cost. Live at Waldorf: The Ladies of Freestyle Love Supreme AcademyMonday at 7:30 p.m. ET, the new …

THS Drama Boosters Begins Annual Sponsorship Campaign This Week – Like everyone else over the past 18 months or so, drama students at Templeton High School have had to make a lot of adjustments to the way they’ve done things in the past. The old adage “The show must go on” has taken on new …

The company of “Steel Magnolias. Photo by Mark Gavin. Live theater has happily returned to one of the performing arts gems of Baltimore (and the entire DMV area). After being closed for almost a year and a half due to the pandemic, Everyman Theater opened its 31st season with a beautifully performed, funny and poignant …

The The Transform Technology Summits begin October 13 with Low-Code / No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! 48% of Americans have never heard of the term “open banking,” and only about half of them actually know what open banking is, according to a new report from Axway. While many players in the financial services …

Throughout its first summer, the Colwood Arts and Culture Society hosted an arts performance, a presentation of the Flatdeck Musical Theater, and an interpretive Emily Carr sign located on Painter Trail. (Courtesy of Colwood Arts and Culture Society) Colwood’s New Arts and Culture Society Seeks Community Support Veteran members aim to fund programs worthy of …

The United States may have unrealized opportunities to accelerate the broad benefits of virtual reality (VR) technology. Mainly seen through the lens of international competition, US efforts to organize and stimulate the virtual reality industry have been relatively limited. In addition, the lack of focused support and attention could risk spawning various threats from competing …

This summer, New Yorkers were able to do just about everything they could in 2019: eat in a crowded restaurant, go to a soccer game, get a shiatsu massage, sweat in a nightclub, freeze in a movie theater and fly to Paris when they’ve had enough of the disgusting summer in New York. The final …

After a 15-month hiatus, Everyman Theater resumed its live performances this month, kicking off its 31st season with a refreshing revitalization of Steel magnolia trees, showcasing the brilliance of her all-female ensemble, each member bringing their dynamism, dimension and variety to the endearing ’80s story of friendship and brotherhood that stands the test of time. …

When Wilco’s bassist John Stirratt heard that a group of people from the Mid-Coast were trying to restore the 1930s-era Waldo Theater in Waldoboro, he wanted to help. Stirratt and his wife had moved to the area a few years earlier, full time, and they wanted to get involved in their new community. Stirratt offered …

Charlie Brown, Julia Sugarbaker and Little Red Riding Hood will take the main stage at the Arkansas Repertory Theater as he returns to live productions, December 2-23 with “A Charlie Brown Christmas”. Eric Schaeffer adapted the show for the stage of the 1965 classic animated television special, with credits from Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz, …

Alice Lorraine Skellenger was born in Seattle, WA, to Vera and Charles Skellenger, when milk was delivered by horse-drawn carts, and her older twin brothers, Larry and Grant, always took the cream out of the bottles. She was blessed with an incredible memory for song and poetry, and after playing Hamlin’s Pied Piper in third …

In March 2020, when Broadway and theaters around the world died out, there was one place on earth where the commercial theater continued: South Korea. The new documentary film The show must continue tells about this unprecedented moment in history. Co-directors and producers Sammi Cannold and Dori Berinstein take us into the rehearsal studio and …

Andreas Katsambas BMG Business Veteran and Former Executive Vice President ANDREAS KATSAMBAS has been appointed President / Strategy, Marketing and Operations at CHARTMETRIC, a leading data analytics and business intelligence resource serving the industry entertainment. From 2017 to 21, KATSAMBAS held leadership positions at BMG, most recently as Executive Vice President, leading BMG’s development in …

The Old Theater of Saint-Fabien is getting a makeover

The government of Canada supports the renovation project of the Old Theater of Saint-Fabien SAINT-FABIEN, QC, August 11, 2021 / CNW / – We know that investing in cultural infrastructure helps build strong communities. The government of Canada is happy to help municipalities like Saint-Fabien develop their cultural offer and provide creative, inspiring and safe …

Inside the NextStop Theater in Herndon (courtesy NextStop Theater Company) Due to the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic, NextStop Theater in Herndon has announced new guidelines to ensure the safety of patrons and performers. Fairfax County has been labeled a “substantial” transmission area for COVID-19 by the CDC since last week. NextStop Theater announced yesterday …

IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO point the finger at a philosopher on the evils of modernity, then there are quite a few potential suspects. Bacon, Hobbes, Locke, Occam, Duns Scotus, even Parmenides have all found themselves at one time or another on the dock. But the character with his prints all over the crime scene …

Print and digital download photos available A new row engulfed Newton Abbot after a government ministry told campaigners plans to redevelop the Alexandra Theater “could” be changed. Teignbridge council has repeatedly stated that the approved application for the building cannot be considered “in isolation”. However, activists fighting the plans say they have been told by …

The New Hampshire Theater Project is working on its 2021-2022 season, with four productions, along with other projects. “The good news is we’re still here,” said founding CEO Genevieve Aichele. “Year of madness.” The business is in a state of transition with the departure of artistic director Catherine Stewart and Aichele’s plan to step down …

After a long time away from the live theater, “Smart People” was the perfect show to return. As a work of art, it contains a supreme blend of moments to make you laugh, cringe, and question you. As a performance, he has the actors with the chops to bring this daring piece to life in …

An unforgettable campus experience to improve the career prospects of fashion students during the pandemic was made possible by visionaries from De Montfort University Leicester (DMU). While Covid-19 deprived final year students of crucial opportunities to physically present their creations in front of industry professionals at national events, academic staff have worked tirelessly to transform …

Verdi’s traviata is transformed from an opera on stage into a film by an opera company from the Twin Cities. David proeber BLOOMINGTON – The stone floors at Ewing Mansion were covered in delicate rose petals, hosted a masked ball and housed two French lovers this week as a local opera company spent 10 days …

Some of this weekend’s top picks for live shows around New York City include the musical sending of a retro thriller, the grand finale of an invigorating pop-up festival, and the inventive overhaul of a classic. The stranger sings! The parody musical, who originally performed two sold-out concerts at Feinstein’s / 54 Below, is now …

David Sheffield (right), former chief comedy writer for “Saturday Night Live,” runs a comedy workshop at the School of Journalism and New Media. Sheffield is in Oxford to direct his play “The Heartbreak Henry”, which he based on his experiences running the Oxford hotel as a 19-year-old Ole Miss freshman in 1967. The play is …

In our profile series, Tell Us In 10, we ask the cast members and creators of London’s top shows to tell us about themselves in just 10 questions. And because we’ve got some great shows in Kids Week 2021, we’re going to give you the chance to find out more about the people behind them …

Sonoma County entertainment venues get a helping hand

Things looked grim for the Cloverdale Arts Alliance a month ago. Their rainy day fund on how to file bankruptcy was depleted and they had to cut all of their programs due to the pandemic. Next, the organization, which operates a downtown arts center and sponsors an outdoor concert series, received a federal grant of …

The Capitolfest will be back at the Capitol Theater in Rome, 220 E. Dominick St., from Friday to Sunday, August 13-15. Every summer since 2003, with the exception of 2020 due to COVID-19, Capitolfest has brought classic moviegoers from around the world to Rome for a three-day film festival that showcases the silent and talkative …

Beztak Announces CEO Sam Beznos as EY Entrepreneur of the Year® Michigan and Northwest Ohio Award

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Aug.6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Beztak Companies today announced that Sam Beznos, CEO, has been named Entrepreneur of the Year® Winner of Michigan and the 2021 Northwest Ohio Award by Ernst & Young LLP (EY US). Now in its 35th year, the Entrepreneur of the Year program honors business leaders whose …

The UK’s largest regional theater injected £ 36million into the South West’s economy and generated 324,000 visitors in just one year, according to a new study. The Arts Council England (ACE) released a report detailing the value of culture in the country’s shopping streets and used the Theater Royal Plymouth (TRP) as a key indicator. …

The growing world population has increased the global demand and production of food, including livestock products. However, the consumption of animal products has become a source of negative impacts on the environment and, according to some, on health. Research from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) shows that the livestock industry …

Top line The new game Go over will begin performances at the August Wilson Theater on Broadway on Wednesday, marking the first time a new play has been performed on Broadway in nearly a year and a half and serving as the first in a series of shows to begin over the next few years. …

Forecasters are predicting fiery weather to subside a bit and just in time for weekend events. The county’s cultural institutions are going all out with outdoor events across the city. COVID-19 conditions encourage social distancing, but with music, food and fun in the sun, there is plenty of space to celebrate during this time. Below …

MORRISTOWN, NJ, Aug 4, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – New Jersey Theater Alliance (“The Alliance”), one of the state’s largest arts service organizations, recently received a grant from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts (“NJSCA”). The awards announced last week were part of the largest state credit the council has ever received in its …

ORLANDO, Florida, August 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Central Florida nonprofit Touched by Type 1 reveals plans for their 21st Dancing for Diabetes annual show taking place on saturday 13 november To 7 p.m. at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The annual Dancing for Diabetes showcase aims to sell the 2,700-seat …

Claire Danes & Leonardo DiCaprio in “Romeo + Juliet” (1996), performing at the Miller Outdoor Theater this month | Courtesy of 20th Century-Fox Catch virtual or live performances this summer with our roundup of theatrical and artistic productions online and in person in August 2021. This month, the festival celebrating the Great Bard returns to …

Rise in Q3 towers by 27% WARNER MUSIC GROUP CORP. released its third quarter financial results for the period ended JUNE 30, 2021. “We are proud of all that we have accomplished in our first year as a publicly traded company,” said CEO STEVE COOPER. “During a very difficult time, we focused on investing in …

Madison Square Garden Entertainment (NYSE: MSGE) has been improved by Zacks investment research from a “keep” note to a “buy” note in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, Zacks.com reports. The brokerage currently has a target price of $ 78.00 on the stock. Zacks investment researchThe company’s price target indicates a potential rise …

EVENT OF THE WEEK Kilkenny Arts FestivalAugust 5-15, kilkennyarts.ie This year’s Kilkenny Arts Festival aims to bring people together (in a safe way) with a mix of online and live events that, once again, will showcase the strong vein of creativity and innovation running through the marble county. The festival kicks off with a bang …

Photons trapped in a cavity can ferroelect a crystal known as strontium titanate (SrTiO₃), according to a new study from the MPSD Theoretical Group. Photons randomly created and destroyed in a cavity vacuum – as determined by the laws of quantum mechanics – can dramatically alter the behavior of electrons and atoms in the material, …

Column 70 – Ask Bob Blume – Inside look at an ongoing theater rehearsal with guest Melissa Rakiro Welcome everyone, it’s “Ask Bob Blume, A weekly visual column with a summary that discusses issues relevant to today’s entertainment industry and appears exclusively here on Times Square Chronicles. I am your host Bob Blume and president …

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) – We’re able to take you behind the scenes to see and hear the preparation of upcoming shows later this week in Sioux Falls. Raena Brendtro is a 20-year-old Sioux Falls resident who will be a student at Augustana University this fall. She’s studying English and Classics at Augie, and she …