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Arts and Entertainment Community After an unexpected two-year hiatus, the Gig Harbor Film Festival is back in full force this week. For four days – from September 22 to 25 – the screens of the Galaxy Theaters Gig Harbor will light up with 61 films. Among them are two world firsts, five firsts in Washington …

Skipping, sidestepping and high kicking, pupils from the Sabo School of Irish Dance showed off their skills in the traditional art form on Saturday at West Reading’s 16th Fall Fest. The event kicked off the fall season with live music, art demonstrations, craft and retail vendors, and an array of food and beverages. “We’re halfway …

(Sentinel Photo by Beverly Van Buskirk) Le Mars Arts Center welcomes Don Trimble as its new Artistic Director. Trimble started at the center in August and is excited about the arts in the community. THE MARCH — After teaching art for three years at a college-preparatory school in California, Don Trimble has returned to his …

For many Aspenites and Roaring Fork Valley residents, Labor Day weekend means the end of another busy summer season. But in Snowmass Village, September is “go time”. From mountain biking to wine, Snowmass cultivates a traditional lineup of events each year, with locals and visitors flocking to Town Park, the Village and surrounding venues to …

The next feature documentary blues society is the work of Dr. Augusta Palmer, Director of the SFC Women’s Film Festival and Associate Professor and Chair of Communication Arts at St. Francis College in Brooklyn. Dr. Palmer is a filmmaker and researcher with a Ph.D. in Film Studies from New York University’s Tisch School of the …

Bread and puppet theater Photo by Mark Dannenhauer FARMINGTON — The Emery Community Arts Center plans to host the Bread & Puppet Theater at the University of Maine on the Farmington campus to present its new play, “Our Domestic Resurrection Circus: Apocalypse Defiance,” at 8 p.m. on Friday 9 September, in the center on the …

On the weekend of August 12, Localworks participated in the Wheat Ridge Carnation Festival, one of Colorado’s oldest festivals. To celebrate the festival’s namesake, Localworks held a paper flower-making activity at its booth. Festival attendees of all ages worked together to roll paper blanks to create more than 100 flowers to adorn the Localworks sign. …

Sir Andrew Davis and the RSNO perform the closing concert at Usher Hall. PIC: Andrew Perry/Edinburgh International Festival. Royal National Orchestra of Scotland with guests Truly, programming Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius should provide a transcendent ending to an important festival. So, with a full house, terrific singers, a massive choir and orchestra and an …

Photo: archive photo The Vernon & District Performing Arts Center will contact people to let them know about SPOTLIGHT season. VDPAC received a $55,000 grant from Canadian Heritage through a special federal Audience Re-Engagement Fund (AER) program for professional arts presenting organizations. VDPAC will use the majority of funds for a regional direct mail campaign …

Roundabout @ Summerhall (Location 26) Playwright Dipo Baruwa-Etti’s three-handed play is a work of remarkable ease and precision, a coming-of-age tale for young Britons of color that doesn’t take a straightforward route out of its examination of elevated consciousness and revolutionary thought. Instead, it asks both tough and tender questions about how best to express …

Charm City Live, a free, one-day arts festival featuring nationally acclaimed musicians, will debut Saturday, September 24 at War Memorial Plaza in Baltimore. Mayor Brandon Scott announced Tuesday that the event, which will take place from noon to 8 p.m., will include live performances by artists such as Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, a children’s zone and …

Comment this story Comment MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. – It was like a movie. In one scene, Oscar winner Viola Davis brings the sun during a VIP cocktail reception overlooking the marina at Vineyard Haven. In another, actress Regina Hall walks through the crowd at the annual White Party in Oak Bluffs. Don Cheadle having dinner …

With Fringe festivals in sydney, melbourne and Brisbane Coming closer and largely back to full health after years of COVID-related disruptions, audiences can once again expect an almost overwhelming array of music, comedy, theatre, cabaret and dance – not to mention of an array of shows spanning these genres and more. For many established and …

by Amanda Ong Last week, we interviewed up-and-coming local and BIPOC musical artists performing in the city this summer. These artists are just a few of the many incredible singers and musicians in the South End, who are part of a thriving and vibrant local music scene. Even as the end of summer approaches, there …

Register to our Arts and Culture newsletter And Then The Rodeo Burned Down, by Chloe Rice and Natasha Roland, is the winner of Fringe First 2022. After two long years of confinement, we are delighted to bring back the Scotsman’s Fringe First Awards, in partnership with the University of Edinburgh. Established in 1973, the Fringe …

Register to our Arts and Culture newsletter Summerhall (location 26), until August 28 (not 15, 22) Register to our Arts and Culture newsletter A woman named Vee cycles through London, exasperated and all too familiar with the streets of the big city. Suddenly, a white van pulls out — she and the driver only see …

Outside Lands is back for 2022 and it’s been a hit so far. The festival takes place in San Francisco in the United States. Register to our NationalWorld Today newsletter Three days of music and fun started Friday (August 5) and continues today (August 7). The festival has an estimated capacity of 200,000 people. If …

Chinatown is the place to be this weekend between First Fridays on Chung King Road and the Steep Summer Market this Saturday. Fill up on local food, art and music on both evenings. Not to mention the Jerk Music and Food Festival this Saturday and Sunday, and Taste of Ecuador on Sunday afternoon, to scratch …

Pianist Orli Shaham joins forces with the Festival Orchestra conducted by conductor Jayce Ogren to perform Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor at the Crooker Auditorium on July 15, 2022 Photo by Niles Singer After two years out of the spotlight, the Bowdoin International Music Festival will cap off its successful summer on …

Roast. He got me. The interaction made a perfect entrance into my og told me series, a photographic essay devoted to documenting the wisdom of older black men in my community. It wasn’t that he had said anything deep, necessarily. That was what he showed me: this simply comical interaction from a person with so …

Festival comes to Denver and Boulder August 24-31, 2022 More than 20 films highlighting and celebrating people with disabilities will be available in person or virtually through the ReelAbilities Denver Film Festival. The JCC Mizel Art and Culture Center organizes the second edition Colorado-based ReelAbilities Film Festival Denver in person in Denver and Boulder August …

MILAN — Mark Gaynier has made two big changes to his Milan music festival in honor of its 25th anniversary. First, he changed the name. The Milan Music Fest replaced the Milan Bluegrass Festival. “I’ve wanted to change it for a while,” Gaynier said. “I waited for the 25th anniversary. I used to have a …

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass has revealed the initial lineup for its highly anticipated return to San Francisco’s iconic Golden Gate Park. The free music festival is due to take place from September 30 to October 2 and is billed as “Back To The Park”. The initial lineup was first revealed via an exclusive streaming medley on …

Cincinnati’s premier African cultural event returns to the region. The African Professionals Network (APNET) will host AfriFest Cincy: the taste of Africa July 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Burnet Woods Park. Here’s everything you need to know about the annual event. What is AfriFest Cincy: Taste of Africa? AfriFest Cincy is a …

Fringe theater, as evidenced by the more than 100 Fringe festivals taking place across America and around the world, is exactly what its name describes: theater on the periphery. On the fringe. It can mean anything from straight, scripted plays to slapstick to stand-up comedy and… well, something nondescript. Ally Thomas in “Karen & Cass”. …

The day had been hot and humid. But a light breeze was blowing through Lincoln Center as the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra took the stage in Damrosch Park on Tuesday night. Pianist Conrad Tao played an elegantly unflappable Mozart concerto and a dreamy “Rhapsody in Blue.” Other than a sprinkling of small performances last summer, …

Take a touch of blues, a dash of reggae and “mix it with all kinds of things”. What you get is a recipe for zydeco music, which Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas are preparing on Saturday at Wetumpka. “My zydeco is like okra,” frontman Nathan Williams said. “I have a bit of everything in …

This month, when it seems like the world is falling faster and faster into a political fire, why not take a moment to stop scrolling fate and focus our attention on something positive? (Don’t worry, the unhappiness and sadness will still be here when we’re done.) One of the things that I absolutely to like …

Lafayette is gearing up for its annual all beer celebration. Gulf Brew is back for the 2022 season and early bird tickets are on sale now. The Acadiana Center for the Arts will host Gulf Brew on October 22 from 1 to 5 p.m. The event features over 200 beers from breweries across the country. …

Chamber Music Sedona is celebrating its 40th year this 2022-23 season and with that, some amazing world-class musicians are coming to town. Their mission is to bring exceptional classical music to the people of Sedona, Verde Valley and Northern Arizona. Their plan is to help enrich their musical culture with some of the best musicians …

What began as a “party with a purpose” in 1995 has since grown into a “Festival of Culture,” aimed at uplifting and celebrating the African-American community through ESSENCE magazine and its valued readership. Listed as a can’t-miss summer festival, EFC 2022 returned to its host city of New Orleans from June 30 to July 3, …

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Alongside the Festival of the Arts, the Youngstown Wine and Jazz Festival is taking place downtown. Four80East is the featured act, but the opener for them will be Youngstown native Sharon North. North described what people will hear if they attend his jazz concert on Saturday night. “What I tend to …

READ MORE Summer parties are back Here’s what you need to know for the first in-person Arts Fest and People’s Choice Festival in two years. The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts is one of Pennsylvania’s largest summer festivals, typically drawing around 125,000 people to Happy Valley. This summer marks the return of the long-running …

“A festival should be current, adaptable and in a position where it can respond to what is happening and what people are saying,” she said. “I think we have consistently done this with every pivot and twist and turn that the pandemic has thrown at us. “There’s nothing else in the world like the magic …

Crowds of all ages and American and bluegrass sound bands gathered at the Southern Brewing Company on Saturday for the annual Classic City American music festival held over the July 4 weekend. The annual festival made its return to Athens and featured several local bluegrass, Americana and roots bands playing throughout the day beginning at …

READ MORE Go outside! Check out this roundup of the best outdoor concerts, movies, festivals, terraces and rooftop bars to enjoy around the Triangle this summer. Expand All Summer music festivals feed our love of music and our need to be outdoors to commune with others when the weather is nice (and by nice we …

For 20 years, a group of artists and art lovers have gathered in Bundaleer Forest, 220 kilometers north of Adelaide, to pay homage to the winter solstice. Key points: The Bundaleer Reserve is considered the birthplace of Australia’s logging industry, from 1875 The Belalie Arts Society held an annual festival in the forest from around …

KENNETT SQUARE – Summer returns to the Northern Hemisphere on Tuesday. Nature is abuzz with beauty, birds are singing at dawn every day and thundering thunderstorms are also coming.Of course, for young people, and perhaps most importantly, school is out of session. Sure, there’s plenty to do this summer in southeastern Pennsylvania. “Soak up the …

Celebrating Canada’s exit from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival will feature a 98 square foot outdoor mural in collaboration with Kwantlen First Nation. Members of the public will also be able to participate in the collaborative “paint by number” mural, which will be a centerpiece of the festival on July …

The National Festival of Dance and Music creates a platform for artists working in the fields of song, dance and music. (Photo: VNA) Dak Lak (VNA) – More than 1,000 artists from 22 professional artistic troupes across the country will participate in the National Festival of Dance and Music 2022 is expected to take place …

(AGGV / Paint-In) Welcome after a two-year break! The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is looking for your help make Victoria’s favorite art event bigger and better than ever! We’re talking about the long-awaited TD Art Gallery Paintingof course, which will return for its 33rd year next month. One of Victoria’s best-loved festivals, it all …

Sir Lenny Henry said he was “still surprised” by the lack of black and brown people at Glastonbury, as he called for better representation of ethnic minorities in all facets of British society. The actor and artist, whose new BBC documentary exploring identity and belonging is out later this month, said festivals were one area …

Steeped in Mardi Gras culture in New Orleans, Queen of Bow legs LXVII Amy Wendel wishes to honor the history of the Krewe of Bowlegs and respect its heritage. This year’s queen is from Pass Christian, Mississippi and graduated from Pass Christian High School. She then attended the University of Southern Mississippi, where she graduated …

City hall press release Mayor Sylvester Turner invites proposals for National Creative Places Grant The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, in partnership with Houston Freedmen’s Town Conservancy, is the recipient of this year’s Our Town grant sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts. Photo by Rick Gardner. June 10, 2022 — Mayor Sylvester Turner calls …

Looking for fun local events this summer? There are some great festivals nearby that will make this day fun! Here are the ten best festivals near Los Angeles to start the summer off right! The first is the Old Town Music Festival which takes place June 11 and 12 in Temecula. There are 14 bands …

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable information with our readers. Photo courtesy of Artpark Looking to fill your summer with shows and new experiences? Located along the scenic Niagara Gorge in Lewiston, NY, Artpark is a center for creativity and artistic expression. Since its inception, …

Odunde, one of the most anticipated festivals of the year, was postponed for two years due to the pandemic, but the gathering of folklore and community is back this year. Founded in 1975 by Lois Fernandez, the festival draws approximately 500,000 people from across the region to South Street. The festival may be the biggest …

VICTORIA FECCA CONFERENCE 2022 After a long hiatus, the FECCA 2022 conference will reconvene in person next year in Melbourne to hold a conference where multicultural communities, policy makers, service providers, academics and many more can delve into several topics of news. The initial list of excellent speakers includes Patricia Turner AM, Behrouz Boochani, Megan …

Celebrate Space and Our Journey to Mars at the Moon2Mars Festival | Courtesy of Space Center Houston Make the most of your month with our list of the 15 biggest and most notable festivals and events in Houston in June 2022. The official start of summer is near, which means there’s plenty of summertime fun …

California World Festival May 30, 2022 Latest Reggae News California World FestivalReturn to the Nevada County Fairgrounds! Grass Valley, California July 14 – 17, 2022 California WorldFest is a celebration of global music that takes place every summer in the heart of the Sierra Nevada. Music is a powerful and inspiring force that connects us …

La Mirada Theater for the Performing Arts (BT McNicholl, Production Artistic Director) announces single tickets will go on sale today, Friday, May 27, 2022 at 11am PT for La Mirada Theater for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment’s previously announced 2022- 2023 “Season of Shows” which features Sally Struthers as “Frau Blücher” in Mel …

Take off the cowboy hat and mosey on down: the Fly W Ranch in Colorado Springs reopens on Thursday, May 26, offering its Chuckwagon Supper and Original Western Stage Show for a seventieth season. The Flying W stands on the farm where Don Wilson moved his family and a whole bunch of cows in 1947. …

In addition to peaches, red clay, and wings, Atlanta is known for its festivals throughout the year, and in the weeks to come, many of your favorite events return. It doesn’t matter if you are a fan of food, cinema, entertainment or fine arts, the Georgian capital will meet all your needs. Whether it’s the …

CANNES, France — The last time director George Miller presented a new film at Cannes was in 2015, when his exhilarating “Mad Max: Fury Road” took the festival by a (dust) storm. The film played outside of the main competition, as most Hollywood blockbusters do at Cannes. But as more than one viewer observed, it …

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It took a global pandemic to put a break on one of Southeast Michigan’s favorite summer traditions. But concerts are now back in a big, big way. In Metro Detroit and elsewhere around the world, the first full summer of shows since 2019 is fast approaching, promising the busiest live music schedule in many years. …

Andrew Ng is one of the most influential people in the field of Big Data and AI. He’s also one of the busiest, with stints at Google and Baidu, not to mention the co-founder of Coursera and his latest ventures, Landing AI and DeepLearning.AI. We would be delighted if he added another reference to his …

Track Creativity Find new inspiration and spin the creative energy for your next project with this session on May 18 at 6 p.m. This session includes: Sterling Anderson won an NAACP Image Award for “The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn” and is nominated twice. He is also the winner of the Movieguide Faith & Freedom …

The Drive-In at Union Market is open to cars and walk-ins. Photo courtesy of EDENS. So. A lot. Train. On. Hello neighbor, There are over 50 events in this newsletter – enjoy! So what should you do from May 9-15? For your convenience, this newsletter includes emojis to help you during these unprecedented times: The …

The Edinburgh Festival Carnival will return for the first time in three years this summer, opening on the opening weekend of the jazz festival. Both events will be revived during the opening weekend of the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, the first of the major summer events to return this year. More than 130 concerts …

Over 30 other musical acts performing over the weekend – Live Oak Music Festival announced this week that Los Angeles’ Grammy-winning band Los Lobos will headline the festival on opening night Friday, June 17, along with more than 30 other acts music over the weekend. Formed in East Los Angeles in 1973, Los Lobos defined …

On Saturday, the students headed to the Spurlock Museum’s Knight Auditorium — a large room that looked more like a movie theater than a lecture hall or performance space. The smell of popcorn lingered in the air of the room. After a two-year stay virtual solely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UIUC Student Film …

Click to enlarge After two years of canceled shows, streamlined programming and truncated seasons, the culture is back in full force in 2022. Powerful regional arts organizations like the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Bard Summerscape and Maverick Concerts have scheduled full slates of events this summer, as have many other venues and festivals. …

RNZ received three medals at the prestigious international competition New York Festival Radio Awards announced during a virtual gala presentation today. Photo: RNZ/NZSO Screenshot/Latitude Creative RNZ Concert received Silver for Best Live Sound for NZSO’s World Premiere of Gareth Farr’s ‘Ngā Hihi o Matariki’, Let’s Be TRANSparent received Bronze in Personal Lives Podcast and History …

Follow The Post’s coverage of breaking news and memorable performances from the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California. Headliner Harry Styles capped off the first night with a legendary performance with the one and only Lizzo. The duo performed Gloria Gaynor’s 1978 hit song, “I Will Survive,” and it’s safe to say the …

The MKE Film Festival, which opens from April 21 to May 5, once again offers a marquee of GenreQueer films. Sprinkled throughout the festival and screened in its main venues which include Times Cinema, Oriental Theater and the Avalon as well as virtually, the 19 programs span the spectrum of films produced overseas and in …

Earth Day is Friday, April 22, and events have blossomed throughout Montgomery County. Whether residents prefer virtual or in-person activities, family festivals or more service-oriented endeavours, there is an event for everyone. Fun for the whole family Outdoor family story time: No registration necessary! Davis Library at Bethesda invites families to join its staff for …

As the famous backdrop for the film Field of Dreams, Dubuque is also becoming the destination for independent filmmakers and moviegoers from around the world. The producers of the Julien Dubuque International Film Festival announce that the dates for this year’s Festival are confirmed for April 20-24, 2022. In its 11th year, the JDIFF will …

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is back and it’s the first time the music festival will be held in two years. The music festival usually attracts large crowds from around the world and features some of the biggest artists in music. Who is the Coachella headliner? Some of this year’s headliners include Billie Eilish, …

The CMA Fest returns after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the 2022 lineup includes some of the biggest names in country music. Before embarking on his all-new Last Call: One More for the Road Tour, Alan Jackson will take the stage as one of the CMA Fest headliners. Jason Aldean, Kelsea …

There are always plenty of things to do in the Coachella Valley. We’ve put together a list of family-friendly events and entertainment happening this week. To submit an event for review, email [email protected] with a brief description. Here are 10 things to do this week: Dedication to Mikael Healey Master pianist, composer, producer and singer …

KENNETT SQUARE – For the first time in two years, all Kennett Square festivals and events will be back, and nothing is virtual. Weekends will start early with the return of outdoor dining to State Street on Thursday, May 5. from Kennett High School in the afternoons and evenings. The Kennett Run 10K starts at …

By following the chalk outlines of human bodies, which are part of Ashmina Ranjit’s immense work “Happening; Current Situation,” Prem Krishna Prajapati, 64, seemed amazed by the artwork. Ranjit’s work depicts the chaos and trauma of Nepal’s decade-long civil war. When Prajapati walked into the Nepal Art Council (NAC) that afternoon, he had no idea …

NEVADA CITY, CA. (April 5, 2022) – After having to postpone the in-person festivities in January, the Wild & Scenic Film Festival is looking forward to returning to theaters to celebrate Earth Day weekend with several film screenings and special events. – winning films, including those on nature, community activism, adventure, conservation, water, energy, wildlife …

LOS ANGELES — Let Michaela Jaé Rodriguez, 2022 Golden Globe winner for Best Actress (Pose), steal the show at the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards when she received an honorary award, the Stephen F. Kolzak. “I have to thank my mom and dad for seeing me and loving me. When a child is loved, whether …

Festival Pass is a weekly newsletter that arrives in your inbox. But during peak festival season, you also get bonus editions! Subscribe now. We’re two weeks away from the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which truly kicks off festival season in Southern California. This year promises to be busy. We …

Coffee with the conductor Maestro Matthew Wardell talks about Ocala Symphony Orchestra upcoming performance, “21st Century Anthology”, which will be on stage on April 9 and 10. This discussion will take place at 10 a.m. on April 1 at the Marion Theater, 50 S. Magnolia Ave., Ocala. To RSVP, visit https://www.reillyartscenter.com/symphony/orchestra/#coffee-with-the-conductor First Friday Art Walk …

Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture presents “Annette A. Aguilar & StringBeans with Ada Rovatti & Randy Breckeron Saturday, April 2, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. in person and online at Hostos Community College’s Main Theater, 450 Grand Concourse in the Bronx. Acclaimed percussionist Annette A. Aguilar celebrates her “Women in Latin Jazz Festival” and …

The annual Color Festival Hawaii group color throw is always a crowd favorite! KAHULUI — Color Festival Hawaii, Imua Family Services’ flagship event, will emerge from its two-year slumber with an explosion of multicolored rainbows on Saturday, April 30 at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. The event is a celebration …

Hagerstown City Council will proceed with an expanded downtown arts and entertainment districtalthough tax breaks that had been considered for some construction projects in the neighborhood were not extended. Because the district is in the process of expanding, council members and city staff decided not to enact some of the higher tax breaks they had …

February 20, 2022 The annual Tommy Jarrell Celebration – to commemorate the life and music of the influential local musician, is scheduled for February 24-24. 26 at the Historic Earle Theater in Mount Airy. The celebration includes concerts, a competition for young people, workshops and a film screening. The popular festival has something for all …

New Zealand-born Samoan senior producer Sasha Gibb has spent her career working in the arts and social services. We tell her about the Aotearoa NZ Festival of the Arts event Te Ahu Taiohi. provided Sasha Gibb is a senior producer who has spent her career working in social services and the arts. READ MORE:* Te …

People perform to celebrate the Festival of the Sun at the Great Temple of Abu Simbel in Aswan, Egypt, Feb. 22, 2022. (Xinhua/Sui Xiankai) Cultural and artistic activities have been presented at archaeological sites as a way “to encourage Egyptians and foreigners to see the great ancient Egyptian civilization”, said Mostafa Waziri, secretary general of …

BERLIN (AP) — Top German security officials on Tuesday announced a 10-point plan to tackle far-right extremism in the country, which includes disarming some 1,500 suspected extremists and stepping up vetting of background of those who wish to acquire weapons. Interior Minister Nancy Faeser said the far right posed the biggest extremist threat to democracy …

The award-winning musician will stage his own stage at Jupiter Rising, the annual event at open-air art gallery and sculpture park Jupiter Artland in west Edinburgh. The Dylema Collective, Mychelle and Distruction Boyz are among its first hand-picked artists to be revealed for the festival’s lineup, which will take over the outdoor attraction on the …

Eugene Hernandez was promoted to the new position of Senior Vice President of Film at Lincoln Center (FLC) and Executive Director of the New York Film Festival (NYFF), and Dennis Lim was promoted to the first-ever NYFF Artistic Director, newly promoted to President , Lesli Klainberg, announced on Friday. Hernandez will also continue to lead …

When Chloe Zhao won Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for “Nomadland” last year, some who felt particular pride were neither her relatives nor her collaborators in the film industry. These delighted fans were the team behind the annual New York International Children’s Film Festivalwhich in 2011 presented one of Zhao’s first projects: “Girls», a …

The ultimate destination for “all things agave” It’s been two years since cultivation of the mighty agave plant was on display in Tucson, but now that hiatus is finally coming to an end. From Thursday 28 April to Sunday 1 May, the Agave Heritage Day celebrates its four-day event at several locations around …

Whether it’s because the characters are easy to connect to or because people need entertainment for a short time, filmmakers create works of art that impact audiences everywhere. On the University campus and within Tuscaloosa communities, students make films that captivate crowds. The University’s Creative Media courses provide students with a unique creative outlet and …

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up to date with the latest coronavirus news across New York March isn’t the only thing roaring like a lion on Long Island. Our craft beer scene comes alive with many beer festivals and other in-person events in March, April and May. The Spring Craft Beer Festival …

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) has announced five new key members of the programming team and revealed brief details about this year’s edition which will take place from September 8-18. Robyn Citizen will lead the festival’s programming team and has been appointed Director of Festival Programming and TIFF’s Film Library. Citizen started at TIFF …

The coronavirus pandemic has had a major impact on the classical music industry in Germany and around the world – but there are lessons to be learned from the crisis. At least that is how Christian Höppner, General Secretary of the German Music Council, sees it: “We must now see the pandemic period as an …

Among the activities of the Tommy Jarrell Festival, there will be an Old Time Music workshop. HobartJones | Surry Arts Council The annual Tommy Jarrell Celebration – to commemorate the life and music of the influential local musician, is scheduled for February 24-24. 26 at the Historic Earle Theater in Mount Airy. The celebration includes …

By a citizen of the canton CHS musicians are excited about their selection at the district festival. Canton Headteachers are pleased to announce that 15 student musicians – 13 from Canton High School and two from Galvin Middle School – have been invited to perform at this year’s Southeast District Festivals presented by Massachusetts Music …

Cindy Peterson and Linda Florea | Special for the Daily Commercial Looking for something to do in Lake County this weekend? You have options. The calendar is full of festivals, parties, 5Ks and more. Why not attend a show? Community theater stages are also buzzing. Here’s a look at your options for the weekend of …

Citing a COVID-19 outbreak while on tour, Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder postponed his Tuesday gig at San Diego’s Magnolia and Thursday’s gig at the YouTube Theater in Los Angeles. Both shows with his new band, The Earthlings, have been postponed. The Magnolia performance will now take place on February 27, while the YouTube Theater …

Jax Beach Festivals announces the return of the Community First Seawalk Music Festival to the Oceanfront Seawalk Pavilion. The two-day festival will take place Saturday and Sunday, February 26 and 27, 2022. Headlining Molly Hatchet and The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, the festival celebrates Northeast Florida’s favorite local musical talent, visual arts and artisans, unique food …

Producers of the future: from Keighley to Karachi aims to address the under-representation of South Asian women in the creative sector and particularly in leadership positions. The digital talent program aimed to give 10 female producers of Pakistani origin from across the Bradford district and Pakistan the tools to develop successful creative careers. Register to …

Green space just north of Milwaukee’s Summerfest grounds is opening for expanded public uses under a new policy approved by city officials on Thursday. The Board of Harbor Commissioners voted to revoke a 35-year-old agreement that gave Milwaukee World Festival Inc., the operator of Summerfest, control of the site during festival season. This Port Milwaukee-owned …

Just as the Mughal Empire was known for its exquisite miniature paintings, inasmuch as ‘Mughal miniature’ is a recognized art historical term, so too will the Narendra Modi years be remembered as the season of the gigantic and unsightly sculpture, mostly made in China. . The 66 meter high ‘Statue of Equality’ sculpture project (yes, …

I walked between the rusty, tireless cars of the Bombay Beach Drive-In, taking photos at every step. Arranged in four rows, the vehicles all faced the screen: the white body of a semi-trailer. Two rows of Ferris wheel seats were positioned directly in front. Like many things in the small town of Bombay Beach, Southern …

Registration is complete and plans are moving forward for an in-person 78th Powell River Performing Arts Festival. Since 2003, the oldest festival in the qathet region has been organized by members of the Rotary Club of Powell River. The numbers are up from last year when the festival was held under heavy COVID-19 restrictions and …

Former Runrig singer Donnie Munro will open an extra day of the Skye Live festival in May. Photo: John Devlin The singer-songwriter will headline an extra day of Skye Live, which already sold out its two-day event in May ahead of time. Munro will make their first Skye appearance for five years in a line-up …

THE WOODLANDS, TX – The Fidelity Investments Investor Center at The Woodlands has officially signed on as the title sponsor of this year’s outdoor fine arts fair, which is now called Fidelity Investments The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival. A favorite spring event for The Woodlands community and beyond, the annual festival is a gem on …

Otunba Olusegun Runsewe is Chief Executive of the National Arts and Culture Council (NCAC) and Chairman of the Africa Region of the World Craft Council (WCC). He is passionate about culture, the creative industry and believes it is a sector that can save Nigeria from its struggling economy. Over the past year, it has brought …

Student composers Ben Rieke, from Indiana University, and Wenxin Li, from the University of Iowa, talk about what excites them at the RED NOTE New Music Festival, which is scheduled for February 6-10 in Illinois State University. CONNOR WOOD NORMAL — The Red Note New Music Festival returns to Illinois State University next month, bringing …

Emo is so hot right now! As fans buy tickets to the When We Were Young festival at a rapid pace, forcing several date additions, it’s worth noting that some of the biggest names in the genre will also be departing later this year for the “Emo’s Not Dead” cruise. “. Organizers revealed that Dashboard …

Cornwall arguably has some of the best and most unique festivals in the world. Any excuse to organize a festival, we will take it. From celebrations of local music, community, art, food, beer, film and dance, there are so many exciting events that take place in Cornwall each year. Throughout the year, historical and community …

Montgomery County middle and high school students can now submit entries for a poster contest as part of the sixth annual Wheaton Arts Parade and Festival. The competition winner will work with the graphic designer for Wheaton Arts Parade to refine their design into a promotional poster for the event, according to a Press release. …

A England LGBTQIA+ is one of the most progressive countries in the world when it comes to rights, and an accessible and welcoming destination for all races, sexual orientations or gender identities. “We believe Communities where people live freely; Attract talent and business investment; Promote cultural exchange and travel and become more sustainable and prosperous. …