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2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Hopefully the outdoor temps will start dropping soon because it's time to wrap up in a pashmina or throw on a sport jacket and head indoors to your nearest well-air-conditioned arts venue.
6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Tonight, Nicholas McGegan is conducting the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in Haydn's The Creation , and the affable Englishman is surprised when I talk of buying his albums back in the late 1970s.
9 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
A critically ill 5-year-old boy who was taken out of a British hospital against doctors' advice has been found in Spain, police said Saturday.
9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
The Yellow Notice issued by the international police force Interpol, Friday Aug. 29, 2014, asking for help to locate the missing five-year old boy Ashya King, who is believed to be in France.
13 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University opens its school year this week with about 600 students, 150 faculty members and a new dean.
16 hrs ago | The Daily Star
The Rebel Poet died in this month of August close to thirty years ago. If you remember, an equal number of years in his life were lost to the malady that affected his health.
20 hrs ago | IcNetwork
Now in its fifth year, the celebratory event will run between September 10 and 20, with a packed programme of performances taking place at the town's Holy Cross Church and Cowbridge Comprehensive School.
WASHINGTON >> Who knew that one of the best made-for-Labor Day speeches in American history would be delivered by a CEO? And who could have guessed that the summer's major labor story would not be about a CEO saving the jobs of his workers but about the workers saving the job of their CEO? This is the wonder of the happy-ending tale of Market ... (more)
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's Songs from Vienna on Thursday night gave a fascinating vision of musical life in the Austrian capital over three centuries - yet another example of the APO's insightful programming.
How would it make you feel if a highly skilled physician or psychologist were to inform you that your child is neurologically wired similarly to such creative geniuses as Albert Einstein, Michelangelo or Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? It might surprise you to learn that Einstein, Michelangelo, and Mozart are all now considered by leading experts in the ... (more)
CLASSICAL music written in response to the horrors of the First World War will be played at a concert this weekend.
Cherbourg, France : Interpol issued a global alert Friday for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour snatched from hospital by his family, as authorities said only hours remained to save his life.
Dean Corey, former artistic director of the Philharmonic Society of Orange County, at Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa.
LIVE AID legend Midge Ure will perform his signature hit Vienna with a live orchestral backing for the first time at a major concert to mark the staging of the Ryder Cup in Scotland.
Strange early morning deliveries from the back of a large truck. A ghostly looking piano, large trunks overflowing with lace and silk, an other-worldly looking chandelier.
Chart-topping international pop star and onetime West End player Jessie J recounts a horrific mishap that occurred while performing in the original production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jim Steinman 's WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND as well as sheds some light on the recent wardrobe malfunction experienced by her "Bang Bang" trio partner Nicki Minaj at this ... (more)
Arcade Fire performs during a benefit concert in memory on October 1, 2012, in Montreal.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:48 pm
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