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2 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Fall Picks: Theater

Could 2014 be the season when New York reinvigorates its classical theater at long last? There's plenty of red meat for those who like big names and revivals, starting with Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman's comic chestnut You Can't Take It With You , starring James Earl Jones.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Earth, Soul, Rufus Wainwright

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

Reload Festival interview: Sister Sledge

They are family - and Sister Sledge will be speading some disco fever when they play the Reload Festival at the Norfolk Showground from September 5-7.


Related Topix: Sister Sledge, Disco, Soul

Evening News

Reload Festival interview: Doris Pearson of Five Star

Rain Or Shine, Five Star will be one of the highlights of the Reload Festival at the the Norfolk Showground from September 5-7.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Dance, Black Entertainment, Michael Jackson, Soul

Evening News

Reload Festival interview: Rick Astley

He emerged from Stock Aitken Waterman's Hit Factory at the age of 21, rich voiced, slick of quiff and promising Never Gonna Give You Up .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Rick Astley, Soul

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Alex Breaux and Madeline Weinstein Join Roundabout's the Real Thing

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced additional casting for The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as "Henry," Maggie Gyllenhaal as "Annie," Cynthia Nixon as "Charlotte" and Josh Hamilton as "Max."


Related Topix: Soul, The Impossible, The Ghost Writer, Beginners, Amelia, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen


So Good for the Soul: a Tribute to Motown Opens State Theatre's 88th Season, 9/20

Take a trip down "Memory Lane" featuring the songs and sound America grew up with.


Related Topix: Motown, Soul, Easton, PA, Pop/Rock, Arts, Dance

News and Star

Director steps in at last minute as lead actor rushed to hospital

The female director of a Carlisle play was forced to step in just hours before the curtain went up - after her leading man was hospitalised with appendicitis.


Related Topix: Appendicitis, Soul

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Resistance Pro: The Real Thing 8/24/14

Sunday night was a big night for Resistance Pro Wrestling as it was not only the night of their latest event, but said event was the first TV taping for their unscripted reality show for the AMC network.


Related Topix: Soul, Billy Corgan

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Wave

John Legend conjures Marvin Gaye's spirit at the Hollywood Bowl

Poem by Marc Bamuthi Joseph / Heard It Through The Grapevine / Ain't No Mountain High Enough / Little Ole Boy, Little Ole Girl / If This World Were Mine / Ain't Nothin' Like The Real Thing / Your Precious Love / If I Could Build My Whole Life Around You / You're All I Need To Get By / California Soul / Poem by Bamuthi Poem by Chinaka Hodge / What's ... (more)


Related Topix: Marvin Gaye, Soul

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Cape Gazette

How Desperate Are You For The Real Thing....

A man finishes his 45 minute session with his favorite escort, smiling with a feeling of partial satisfaction as the lingering touch of her practiced passion leaves him feeling curiously empty and calm.


Related Topix: Soul, Drugs

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Resistance Pro returns to Willowbrook this Sunday with The Real Thing

Resistance Pro Wrestling has been on a hot streak lately. On top of their recent run of great shows, it was announced earlier this year that the company has inked a deal for an unscripted reality show on the AMC network.


Related Topix: Soul

Sun Aug 17, 2014

New York Daily News

Fall Theater Preview: Big stars will shine on Broadway

Cooper stars in 'The Elephant Man' and Jackman in 'The River'; other stars hitting the boards include Michael Cera, Rose Byrne, Blythe Danner, Nathan Lane, Maggie and Jake Gyllenhaal, and Glenn Close The season marks returns for Hugh Jackman, Bradley Cooper and Glenn Close and first times for Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal , Michael Cera and Rose ... (more)


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Drama Movies, The Elephant Man, Biography Movies, Comedy Movies, You Can't Take It with You, Celebrities, Glenn Close, Soul, Entertainment

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Film Threat

the Bootleg Files: Ernest and Bertram

The 1969 saw two landmark events that changed American culture: the Stonewall riot in New York that marked the launch of the modern gay rights movement and the premiere of "Sesame Street."


Related Topix: Children TV, Sesame Street, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Gay/Lesbian, Soul, Steve Whitmire


Tom Jones was my inspiration, admits singer Mica Paris

She is now heading to Laugharne to perform alongside Sister Sledge and The Real Thing during the second live music event at The Corran Resort & Spa Since releasing her platinum-selling debut album So Good, which spawned the massive hit One Temptation, when she was just 19, the soul singer, TV presenter and occasional actress has enjoyed a long and ... (more)


Related Topix: Mica Paris, Soul

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Daily Star


TV BABE Lacey Turner says she loves her role in Our Girl because it means she can swear like a trooper.


Related Topix: Lacey Turner, Soul


Richard Schiff & Nigel Lindsay Join Lindsay Lohan in London Speed-the-Plow

Screen star Richard Schiff and stage fave Nigel Lindsay will join the previously reported Lindsay Lohan in the West End's upcoming Speed-the Plow .


Related Topix: Speed, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, The West Wing, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Lindsay Lohan, Pop/Rock, Richard Schiff, Soul

Tue Aug 12, 2014


Save up to $34 per ticket on Tom Stoppard's Indian Ink

Roundabout Theatre Company proudly presents the Off-Broadway premiere of INDIAN INK , the passionate and fascinating drama by four-time Tony Award winner Tom Stoppard .


Related Topix: Soul

Fri Aug 08, 2014


Aerosmith And Black Sabbath To Auction Memorabilia For Charity

Rock royalty Aerosmith , Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath are set to sell off some of their most prized possessions in a massive music memorabilia auction.


Related Topix: Aerosmith, Pop/Rock, Heavy-Metal, Iron Maiden, Status Quo, Soul

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Westport News

'Things We Do for Love' opens at the Westport Country Playhouse on Aug. 18. Clockwise, from bottom: Director John Tillinger; and cast members Geneva Carr, Michael Mastro, Matthew Greer and Sarah Manton.


Related Topix: Soul, Inherit the Wind, Drama Movies, Celebrities, George C. Scott