Arthur Miller Foundation Honors Goes Virtual; Sets Line-Up Including Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Members

The annual Arthur Miller Foundation Honors celebrating the power of public-school arts education will be hosted by Hamilton Original Broadway cast member and AMF Master Artist Council member, Sasha Hutchings, who is co-producing alongside Foundation Executive Director, Jaime Hastings. 

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Ten Nonfiction Films Combine Art, Science: Sundance Institute | Sandbox Fund Grantees

The nonprofit ​Sundance Institute​ and ​Sandbox Films​, a new mission-driven documentary studio, selected and announced their latest cohort of filmmakers and projects supported by the ​Sundance Institute | Sandbox Fund​, an initiative that elevates the voices of independent artists.

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Academy Board of Governors 2020-2021 Officers Elected

Casting Director David Rubin was re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences by the organization's Board of Governors. Others elected include Lois Burwell, Larry Karaszewski, Isis Mussenden, Wynn P. Thomas, Jim Gianopulos and Janet Yang.

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  • All Saints, Sister Sledge, and Phil Rudd (AC/DC) to Headline SpringFest, Scotland's Newest Music Festival

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    Edinburgh is set to welcome one of the most exciting music festivals in Scotland for 2017. SpringFest, an indoor festival with four stages, ten zones, and numerous covered spaces, takes place on the bank holiday weekend of 27th and 28th May at the Corn Exchange. 

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama and The Panama Papers Fall Out; Election 2016; Journos Murdered; Elon Musk; Zaha Hadid

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    President Obama began his post presidency employment search this week with a stopover at University of Chicago Law School where he taught an introductory course to which he was well received. His tenure is still under consideration.

     
  • A Hologram For The King Review – Finding An Oasis in the Desert of Life

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    A Hologram for the King, from Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions, presents a new take on the proverbial fish out of water scenario, as ageing salesman Tom Hanks attempts to navigate the changing world of IT, break cultural barriers and maintain life.

     
  • Wildfires Rage On in Northern California; 3,500 Homes Destroyed; Hundreds Missing

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    After a week of unprecedented wild fires marching across the once lush Northern California landscape, the harsh reality is setting in as entire neighborhoods in hard hit Sonoma are decimated; Many Napa Vineyards are totally destroyed; Mendocino scorched.

     
  • HL Artist Interview: Jonathan Brown, From Broken Glass To Beauty, One Piece at a Time

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    When artist Jonathan Brown looks at the raw material for his grand large-scale mosaic projects, where some people only see broken glass, he envisions complete works of art incredible installation pieces designed inspire, lift the spirit, or enhance their natural surroundings.

     
  • Seasons 52 Restaurant Review - A Breadth of Fresh Fare

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    Just in time to offset the holiday gluttony and facilitate those perennial New Year health resolutions, Seasons 52 restaurant has opened its doors in San Diego's Westfield UTC.  The concept of this fresh grill and wine bar, now with 25 locations across the U.S. and more on the  horizon, is perfectly suited for the Southern California lifestyle where healthy living reigns supreme.

     
  • L’heure des Comptes

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    La sortie progressive du confinement pousse les populations mondiales à s’interroger sur la pertinence des moyens déployés pour lutter contre le virus. Légitime ou non, la question invite les dirigeants mondiaux à s’expliquer. Non sans risque.  

  • World News: Former Shiloh Mayor David Rubin Answers Questions on Border Wall Closing, Why it Works and Trump

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    In Israel, temporary border closures have been used for days and even weeks at a time, and nobody complains! Moreover, as Israeli’s head to the polls in the most contentious election in recent history border control isn’t a factor.

     
  • Frownies Anti-Wrinkle Treatments Review - Reduces Fine Lines and Wrinkles Effortlessly

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    Frownies Anti-Wrinkle Treatment, the wunderkind skin repair product, has remained at the forefront of anti-aging market for more than 100 years and continues to enhance the product line to maintain the tradition that began with pioneer and Frownies inventor, Margaret Kroesen.

     
  • The Best of Enemies Review - Jarring Reality, Compelling, Powerhouse Performances

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    The Best of Enemies, from STX Films, presents the true story behind school integration in Durham, North Carolina, after a school fire sets an immediate order to integrate in motion and with it forces a showdown, of sorts.

     
  • Health: The Most Popular Holidays to Conceive

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    As absentminded as you may be, one holiday you’ll always remember is your birthday. On the other hand, the date of your conception is probably the one day you try desperately to forget.  

  • Berta Fall Winter 2016 Bridal Collection Debuts

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    Berta’s avant-garde designs have taken the bridal world by storm. Her Fall/Winter 2016 collection is a sophisticated creation that pushes the boundaries. With an artistic approach she has managed to surprise even the most veteran fashion editors and bloggers.

     
  • HL Health Exclusive: Dangerous, Dirty Water – From Flint, Michigan to the Rio Olympics a Health Threat Around the World

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    A putrid stew of untreated sewage, trash and bacteria, Rio's Guanabara Bay -- the site of Olympic rowing and sailing events -- still falls drastically short of sanitation levels promised for the games.  

  • DISNEY PIXAR Host FINDING NEMO 3D World Premiere

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    DISNEY PIXAR recently hosted the World Premiere of FINDING NEMO 3D introducing a new generation to the underwater adventures of an unlikely duo as they navigate the vast oceans in hopes of reuniting father and son.

     
  • The Annette Bening Retrospective: Four of the Finest

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    The Annette Bening Retrospective, held at Laemmle’s Music Hall in Beverly Hills, showcased four of Annette Bening’s finest film performances over the past two decades beginning with her most recent Academy Award nominated role as Nicole Allgood in THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT.