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2 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

Tonight: 100 Saints You Should Know at Belmont's Black Box Theatre

Actors Bridge Ensemble 's summer production is this thoughtful work by relative newcomer Kate Fodor, whose play was originally developed at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company, then later debuted in New York at Playwrights Horizons in 2007.


Related Topix: Belmonts

6 hrs ago | A Cappella News

Julian Gregory joins The King's Singers

The King's Singers have announced that Julian Gregory will be joining them in September this year following the withdrawal of Benedict Hymas from the position for personal reasons.


Related Topix: The King's Singers, East Sussex County, England, Lothian County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

One Track Mind: Elton John, "Mona Lisa and Mad Hatters" from Million Dollar Piano

And so, you've already decried the wayward travels of Elton John's muse, the way that pomposity for so long overtook the simple, unadorned power of his early records.


Related Topix: Elton John, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, The Mad Hatters

Aquarius Papers

Happy 2014 Video Birthday to Global Humanitarian and Man of Peace Cat Stevens, a.k.a Yusuf Islam

Today is the 66th birthday of one of the great songwriters of the 60s and 70s. His songs are timeless, memorable, and have held up across the decades as has Yusef himself as a powerful voice of conscience, spirituality, and international philanthropy.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Harold and Maude, Drama Movies, Cat Stevens, Pop/Rock, Yusuf Islam, The Tremeloes, Yoga, Fitness

ABC Action News

Deputies hunt 2 who broke into Mad Hatters

Pinellas County detectives are looking for two men who broke into the Mad Hatters Bar in Lealman on Friday, July 11. Officials said the two suspects jumped a wooden fence and entered the bar through a window at 4685 28th Street North between the hours of 6:30 and 11:00 a.m. Suspect #1 is described as a white male, with a slim build and short hair.


Related Topix: The Mad Hatters, Pinellas County, FL


Almanac for Monday, July 21, 2014

Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include composer Chauncey Olcott in 1858; author Ernest Hemingway and poet Hart Crane, both in 1899; Canadian communications theorist Marshall McLuhan in 1911; violinist Isaac Stern in 1920; singer Kay Starr in 1922 ; producer Norman Jewison in 1926 ; actors/comedians Don Knotts in 1924 and ... (more)


Related Topix: Kay Starr, Vocal, Yusuf Islam, Waco, TX

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Albany Times Union


In this July 29, 2013 file photo, actor Robin Williams participates in the "The Crazy Ones" panel at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.


Related Topix: Beverly Hills, CA, Kay Starr, Vocal, Yusuf Islam

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Stage Left Studio Presents a New Play by Manuel Igrejas No Strings Attached, 7/24-8/16

Monty and Luis have had a happy romantic partnership for ten years. A chance encounter with Stefan, a sexy, mysterious waiter, disrupts their cozy lives: both Monty and Luis have a secret connection to him.


Related Topix: No Strings Attached

Fri Jul 18, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

Don's Top 10 From July 19, 1989

It's Wednesday, July 19, 1989, & these were your local top 10 singles. Time to flash back in "The Time Machine": Consistent late 80's hitmakers.


Related Topix: Dance, Soul, The Blue Notes

Houston Press

The 5 Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Defy Gravity, #SummerSeries, Daniel Silva and More

Take "Popular" from the musical Wicked and blend it with "True Love's Kiss" from the film Enchanted and you have some idea of what you can expect at Defy Gravity: A Stephen Schwartz Songbook , our choice for Friday night.


Related Topix: Standing Room Only, Theater, Arts

Thu Jul 17, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Country Star Jared Blake Performs on Daybreak

On the heels of releasing his newest single "Stomp," Jared Blake performed a preview on Daybreak ahead of an upcoming concert in Galesville.


Related Topix: Galesville, WI, Vocal Point

J. Fred MacDonald Honors 100-year Anniversary of World War I With 'The Headlong Fury'

Honoring the centenary of World War I, J. Fred MacDonald's new book, "The Headlong Fury," draws readers directly into the massive war that engulfed the world from 1914 to 1918.


Related Topix: Belmonts

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Northern Scot

Garden Of Elks play Mad Hatters and launch their new EP.

WORKING Garden Of Elks singer and guitarist Niall Strachan is used to spinning a lot of plates to keep the show on the road.


Related Topix: The Mad Hatters, Cleveland, OH

Redditch Advertiser

Gym members and staff race against cancer

MEMBERS of a ladies gym in Redditch teamed up with staff to run in a number of Race for Life events last month.


Related Topix: Warwickshire County, England, United Kingdom, The Mad Hatters

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Nashville Scene

Lost and Found: Artist's Talk With 'Lost Boy' James Kuol...

James Kuol Makuac: Our Directional Light - The Moon and Stars Where : Belmont's Leu Art Gallery When : Through September 30 Tonight, school is back in session at Belmont, where the university's galleries will be hosting a mini-art crawl and a reception for an exhibition by both the Tennessee Art Education Association's members and their picks for ... (more)


Related Topix: Belmonts, Nashville, TN, Painting, Arts

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Get Reading

A wonderland of art and music at Henley Festival

Henley Festival arrived in splendour last week. CAROLINE COOK went along to experience the most glamorous festival of the summer Henley Festival is probably the closest thing you're going to get to Alice's wonderland without diving straight into the pages of Lewis Carroll's novel.


Related Topix: The Magnets

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Bustin It wins Belmont's Rockville Center

The colt trained by Michael Mareina set a comfortable pace in the race for New York-bred 2-year-olds, easily holding even-money favorite International Star at bay.


Related Topix: Belmonts

Sat Jul 12, 2014


Standing Room Only

The title refers to Top of the Rock at blue hour on a Friday. I got here at 5:30 pm because my family wanted to visit another attraction nearby before it closed at 9:00.


Related Topix: Standing Room Only

Hangover Kid claims victory in Bowling Green

Hangover Kid, sent off as the 9-2 second pick, came from off the pace to capture Saturday's $200,000 Bowling Green Handicap over 1 1/2 miles at Belmont Park.


Related Topix: Belmonts

Hangover Kid wins Belmont's Bowling Green Handicap

Jose Lezcano was aboard for trainer Jason Servis as the 6-year-old got his seventh win in 24 starts.


Related Topix: Belmonts