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  1. Stamford Community BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Loft Artists Association invites youngsters from age 7 to 14 to spread their creative wings this summer at a series of free art workshops. The second annual Summer Art Program runs from June 27 to Aug. 22 and will feature explorations in clay, building with recycled materials, beading, painting, printmaking, collage and more, all taught by the association's professional, award-winning members.

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  2. Stamford community briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Elia Kazan true crime drama filmed in Stamford will be screened at the historical society on Sunday, May 17. Boomerang is a 1947 film based on the true story of a vagrant who was accused of murdering a priest, after the police are accused of incompetence and come under pressure to make an arrest. The events happened in Bridgeport, but that city refused to allow Kazan to film the movie there, so Stamford was the stand-in.

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  3. Entertainment Attorney Christine White confirmed to speak at Black Enterprise Annual ConferenceRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | PR Log

    Esq. White will speak on "It's Called Show Business" Panel with Reginald Hudlin Writer, Film Director & Producer, Charles King CEO/Founder, MACRO and moderated by Shartia Brantley Co-Host, Women of Power TV PRLog - May 11, 2015 - SMYRNA, Ga. -- The 20th Annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference is a premier business conference and networking event.

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  4. Stamford Community BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Domus will hold a rodeo-themed gala to support youth programs 6:30 p.m. May 9 at the Wee Burn Beach Club in Rowayton. Dress code is cowboy/cowgirl casual, including jeans and boots.

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  5. Stamford Community BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Greenwich Citizen

    Domus will hold a rodeo-themed gala to support youth programs 6:30 p.m. May 9 at the Wee Burn Beach Club in Rowayton. Dress code is cowboy/cowgirl casual, including jeans and boots.

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  6. Why It's Ignorant to Criticize Bruce Jenner's Brave Transition Why...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | VH1

    Note : Though Bruce Jenner has now identified as a woman, he has not yet elected to be identified under a new name or by female pronouns, so as a result, I've used male pronouns. Even if some of Diane Sawyer 's questions to Bruce Jenner seemed banal to those already familiar with the facts that gender identity and sexual orientation are not mutually exclusive or the notion that our rigid definitions of gender are damaging, the reality is the general public remains largely ignorant.

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  7. Entrepreneur's Summit: Reginald Hudlin Confirmed to AttendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Black Enterprise

    Writer, director, and producer Reginald Hudlin has been confirmed to attend Black Enterprise's Entrepreneur's Summit . Set to speak on his rise in Hollywood and host the American Black Film Festival Buzz Party set to take place at ES, Hudlin will bring decades of entrepreneurial and artistic knowledge to ES when it hits the Atlanta Marriott Marquis May 13-16.

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  8. 'Gentleman's Agreement' takes on anti-semitismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Any American who sees "Gentleman's Agreement" at the Mayfair Theatre will be shaken out of his complacency if, in his opinion, it is better to let a possible anti-Semitic feeling that might be stirring in this country alone, or work it out under cover. The idea behind the 20th Century-Fox film production of Laura Z. Hobson's best-selling novel is that any prejudice which might be expressed in a concrete manner by some portion of the citizenry against a minority group, must be stamped out by shouting it down from the house-tops, if need be.

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  9. Ladies ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    Another Saturday Night Live sketch character tries, futilely, to stretch to feature-length proportion in this lame comedy from director Reginald Hudlin . Tim Meadows stars as Leon Phelps, a smooth-talking, self-proclaimed expert on females and seduction who dishes out inappropriate advice on a late-night radio talk show.

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  10. San Diego Comic-Con Announces First Special GuestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    Comic-Con International has announced the first guests for this summer's San Diego Comic-Con, and it's a collection that includes a critically-acclaimed fantasy novelist, a fan-favorite current comic book writer, a beloved illustrator and one of the men responsible for the British science fiction character Judge Dredd.

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  11. Iggy Azalea Owns Winterfest Ahead of 2015 Arena Tour PromoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Billboard

    Iggy Azalea performs at Billboard Winterfest at Park City Live presented by Citi in partnership with American Airlines, YouTube, and Marshall Headphones on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Park City, Utah. In what will likely be one of her last gigs before embarking on her first arena tour on April 14, Iggy Azalea had high expectations for her Saturday night performance at Billboard's WinterFest on Jan. 24, where the Sundance Film Festival crowd was packed nearly twice as tight as it had been the two previous nights.

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  12. 'Top Five' might be the best Chris Rock Movie everRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | One Nation News

    ARE YOU A WRITER? If you are interested in contributing content to ONN, please download our writer's contract pdf. What does it look like when you finally accomplish a thing that is more indicative of the total sum of your talents than anything you have done before in your life? For Chris Rock, it would look something like his new film, Top Five, which he stars in, directs and co-wrote along with Scott Rudin .

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  13. Will Smith And Jared Leto Confirmed For Suicide SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Following months of casting rumours, bosses at Warner Bros. announced the full cast of the much-anticipated DC Comics big screen adaptation on Tuesday .

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  14. Flash Friday: a Geoffrey Holder Celebration - the Wiz, Annie, 7UP, James Bond & BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today we celebrate the life and career of Tony Award-winning director, choreographer, actor and artist Geoffrey Holder in honor of his death this week at the age of 84. He's The Wiz Exploring a dizzying and awe-inspiring array of artistic endeavors over the course of his 60-year career, Geoffrey Holder was a true original in the entertainment realm. As history would have it, in 1952, legendary choreographer Agnes De Mille witnessed Holder performing in his native country of Trinidad and brought him to the United States, where he began teaching at The Katherine Dunham School Of Dance, following in the footsteps of his Tony Award-winning brother, Boscoe, who was already established as a director in New York.

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  15. Geoffrey Holder, actor and author: The memorable villain Baron Samedi ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Independent

    Despite an impressive film career, he may be best known, in the US at least, for a series of advertisements he made in the 1970s and 1980s for 7Up Geoffrey Holder was multi-talented: artist, dancer, choreographer, painter and actor, a Tony Award-winning director and designer and a memorable James Bond villain. He gained early renown as a dancer, leading a folk-dance troupe in his native Trinidad before moving to New York in the 1950s.

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  16. Trinidad-born Actor and Renaissance Man Geoffrey Holder Dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Geoffrey Holder , West Indian Renaissance man, died of pneumonia on Monday.

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  17. Photo Special: REMEMBERING: Geoffrey HolderRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Broadway community mourns the loss of Geoffrey Holder , the 1975 Tony Award -winning director and costume designer of The Wiz who died on Sunday at the age of 84. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory Friday, October 10th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. BroadwayWorld.com's Walter McBride has culled through his photo archives to present some images of the legend.

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  18. Geoffrey HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    Geoffrey Holder, who has died aged 84, played one of the few James Bond villains to survive a meeting with 007. Bond seemed to kill Baron Samedi not once, but twice in Live and Let Die .

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  19. Broadway to Dim Lights in Honor of Tony Winner Geoffrey HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Broadway community mourns the loss of Geoffrey Holder , the 1975 Tony Award -winning director and costume designer of The Wiz who died on Sunday at the age of 84. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory Friday, October 10th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. Geoffrey Holder was a multi-talented stage and film artist who directed and designed the original Broadway production of The Wiz for which he won two 1975 Tony Awards for Best Direction of a Musical and Best Costume Design.

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