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The New Zealand Herald
Bafta nominees score free trip to NZ wineryKate Winslet is among those expected to attend this weekend's Bafta Awards. Wil
Bafta nominees score free trip to NZ winery
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Kate Winslet is among those expected to attend this weekend's Bafta Awards. Will she score a free trip to New Zealand? Photo/AP This year's Bafta nominees will get a free trip to a winery in New Zealand in their goodie bags. Stars in the running... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated filmA RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated film
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 hours ago
A RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-nominated film. Otto Baxter will mix with industry bigwigs at a screening tonight, for starring in and part-producing short film samuel-613. The 28-year-old Steventon... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated filmA RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated film
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
A RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-nominated film. Otto Baxter will mix with industry bigwigs at a screening tonight, for starring in and part-producing short film samuel-613. The 28-year-old Steventon... Read more
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Variety
BAFTA's British Categories Highlight Next Gen of TalentDespite the ever-increasing proximity between the Oscars and the British Academ
BAFTA's British Categories Highlight Next Gen of Talent
Variety / Posted 2 hours ago
Despite the ever-increasing proximity between the Oscars and the British Academy of Film and Televison Arts awards, Bafta still remains a terrific reminder of the British brand. But the love in this year’s noms has been given to a host of veterans:... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this yearThe UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this year
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
The UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US extending its lead in the battle for the top gongs. American stars picked up almost all the top honours in last year’s ceremony, with only Eddie Redmayne flying the flag... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this yearThe UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this year
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
The UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US extending its lead in the battle for the top gongs. American stars picked up almost all the top honours in last year’s ceremony, with only Eddie Redmayne flying the flag... Read more
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Gazette
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this yearThe UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this year
Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
The UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US extending its lead in the battle for the top gongs. American stars picked up almost all the top honours in last year’s ceremony, with only Eddie Redmayne flying the flag... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this yearThe UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this year
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 hours ago
The UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US extending its lead in the battle for the top gongs. American stars picked up almost all the top honours in last year’s ceremony, with only Eddie Redmayne flying the flag... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this yearThe UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US
Here's the chart that proves why British stars need a bumper Bafta win to beat the US this year
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 hours ago
The UK will need to raise its game at Sunday’s Bafta film awards to stop the US extending its lead in the battle for the top gongs. American stars picked up almost all the top honours in last year’s ceremony, with only Eddie Redmayne flying the flag... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Remember Brad and Angelina's tuxes? Memorable moments and controversies at the Baftas | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 01:04 pm The row over...
Remember Brad and Angelina's tuxes? Memorable moments and controversies at the Baftas
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 01:04 pm The row over... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
AP PHOTOS: Preparing for the glittering BAFTA awardsIn this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, a general view of costumes on disp
AP PHOTOS: Preparing for the glittering BAFTA awards
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 7 hours ago
In this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, a general view of costumes on display at Angels warehouse, London, the world's biggest supplier of costumes to stage and screen. Preparations are well underway for the annual star-studded event the British... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Remember Brad and Angelina's tuxes? Memorable moments and controversies at the BaftasThe row over diversity has overshadowed the forthcoming Academy Awards but the
Remember Brad and Angelina's tuxes? Memorable moments and controversies at the Baftas
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
The row over diversity has overshadowed the forthcoming Academy Awards but the British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (Baftas) has had a smooth run-up to its ceremony on Sunday. In the leading acting categories, bookies’ favourite Leonardo... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Remember Brad and Angelina's tuxes? Memorable moments and controversies at the BaftasThe row over diversity has overshadowed the forthcoming Academy Awards but the
Remember Brad and Angelina's tuxes? Memorable moments and controversies at the Baftas
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 hours ago
The row over diversity has overshadowed the forthcoming Academy Awards but the British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (Baftas) has had a smooth run-up to its ceremony on Sunday. In the leading acting categories, bookies’ favourite Leonardo... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Preparing for the glittering BAFTA awardsIn this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, a general view of costumes on disp
Preparing for the glittering BAFTA awards
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
In this photo taken Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, a general view of costumes on display at Angels warehouse, London, the world's biggest supplier of costumes to stage and screen. Preparations are well underway for the annual star-studded event the British... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
London's top 10 datesWhether you're hopelessly amorous or only reluctantly romantic, Londonsimmers w
London's top 10 dates
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
Whether you're hopelessly amorous or only reluctantly romantic, Londonsimmers with all manner of dating opportunities. Here Telegraph staff provide their recommendations for the London dating venues and experiences most conducive to romance. Although... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Henry Cavill among the stars who will attend the Bafta Film Gala fundraiser | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 07:34 am Henry Cavill will
Henry Cavill among the stars who will attend the Bafta Film Gala fundraiser
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 07:34 am Henry Cavill will be among the stars... Read more
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Times of Malta
Stars out for Bafta film gala fund raiserHenry Cavill will be among the stars attending a British Academy of Film and Te
Stars out for Bafta film gala fund raiser
Times of Malta / Posted 13 hours ago
Henry Cavill will be among the stars attending a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Gala fund raiser in London. Best known for playing Superman in Man Of Steel, the Channel Islands-born actor joins celebrities including Hunger... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stars out for Bafta Film Gala fund raiser Henry Cavill is one of the stars backing the Bafta campaign to encourage emer
Stars out for Bafta Film Gala fund raiser
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
Henry Cavill is one of the stars backing the Bafta campaign to encourage emerging talent to enter the film, television and video games industries Henry Cavill will be among the stars attending a British... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Scandalous painting inspires new balletWhen acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon first saw Portrait of Madame
Scandalous painting inspires new ballet
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
When acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon first saw Portrait of Madame X, he was captivated by the painting that caused a social uproar in 19th century Paris. The John Singer Sargent portrait of married socialite Amelie Gautreau showed her... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scandalous painting inspires new London ballet 'Strapless'LONDON: When acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon first saw "Portrait o
Scandalous painting inspires new London ballet 'Strapless'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON: When acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon first saw "Portrait of Madame X", he was captivated by the painting that caused a social uproar in 19th century Paris. The John Singer Sargent portrait of married socialite Amelie Gautreau... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scandalous painting inspires new London ballet "Strapless"LONDON: When acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon first saw "Portrait o
Scandalous painting inspires new London ballet "Strapless"
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON: When acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon first saw "Portrait of Madame X", he was captivated by the painting that caused a social uproar in 19th century Paris. The John Singer Sargent portrait of married socialite Amelie Gautreau... Read more
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Evening Standard
Royal Opera Orchestra / Pappano, review: Players blaze out of the pitIt must be strange playing in the orchestra pit of an opera house. The musician
Royal Opera Orchestra / Pappano, review: Players blaze out of the pit
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
It must be strange playing in the orchestra pit of an opera house. The musicians can hear the singing and the stage noise above them; if it’s a comedy, they can hear the laughter, but they can’t see any of what’s going on. Once a year the Orchestra... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Costume company wins special Bafta after 175 years of stage and screenThe ceremony will see dedicated team members of several decades service pick up
Costume company wins special Bafta after 175 years of stage and screen
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The ceremony will see dedicated team members of several decades service pick up an award, after seeing films they have worked on secure 32 Oscars and 34 Baftas for best costume. Countless others involving actors dressed almost entirely by Angels... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Garland for Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, the Amazon of the Stage and Screen At 75THERE are so many reasons why the world-class theatre icon, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett,
Garland for Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, the Amazon of the Stage and Screen At 75
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
THERE are so many reasons why the world-class theatre icon, Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, or TAL for short, should be celebrated. Those who have followed what is widely considered to be her prolific career as a performer, a career that has spanned over five... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon willNicole Car is being touted Australia's next Joan Sutherland. Photo: Nic Walker
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon will
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
Nicole Car is being touted Australia's next Joan Sutherland. Photo: Nic Walker The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden is as grand as you would expect. In the auditorium, the audience gazes down at a gilded proscenium arch, from which hangs... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon willNicole Car is being touted Australia's next Joan Sutherland. Photo: Nic Walker
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon will
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Nicole Car is being touted Australia's next Joan Sutherland. Photo: Nic Walker The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden is as grand as you would expect. In the auditorium, the audience gazes down at a gilded proscenium arch, from which hangs... Read more
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WA Today
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon willNicole Car is being touted Australia's next Joan Sutherland. Photo: Nic Walker
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon will
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
Nicole Car is being touted Australia's next Joan Sutherland. Photo: Nic Walker The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden is as grand as you would expect. In the auditorium, the audience gazes down at a gilded proscenium arch, from which hangs... Read more
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The Age
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon willAustralian opera star Nicole Car in her dressing room at the Royal Opera House
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon will
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Australian opera star Nicole Car in her dressing room at the Royal Opera House in London. Photo: Neale Haynes The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden is as grand as you would expect. In the auditorium, the audience gazes down at a gilded... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon willAustralian opera star Nicole Car in her dressing room at the Royal Opera House
Nicole Car: the Australian opera diva you've never heard of but soon will
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Australian opera star Nicole Car in her dressing room at the Royal Opera House in London. Photo: Neale Haynes The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden is as grand as you would expect. In the auditorium, the audience gazes down at a gilded... Read more
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Londonist
London-y Films To Watch In FebruaryFebruary is the highlight of the movie year, being awards season central. The B
London-y Films To Watch In February
Londonist / Posted 6 days ago
February is the highlight of the movie year, being awards season central. The BAFTAs hit the Royal Opera House on 14 February, aka Valentine’s Day, which will reveal a lot about the career vs relationship priorities of the nominees, unless they’re... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Bach to the Cathedral for Harpenden choir Bach’s St Matthew Passion will be staged in the nave of St Albans Cathedral a
Bach to the Cathedral for Harpenden choir
Herts Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Bach’s St Matthew Passion will be staged in the nave of St Albans Cathedral as Harpenden-based chamber choir, the Lea Singers, join forces with classical performers for a concert next Saturday, February... Read more
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Evening Standard
Celebs take the plunge at InStyle BAFTA bashMillie Mackintosh and Ashley James were among a host of stars who took the plun
Celebs take the plunge at InStyle BAFTA bash
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
Millie Mackintosh and Ashley James were among a host of stars who took the plunge at InStyle's glitzy EE Rising Star party. The former Made In Chelsea regulars posed up a storm in revealing black dresses for the celebratory event. They were joined... Read more
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Namibia Economist
An interview with Sadiq KhanLabour’s candidate for London’s mayoralty discusses his plans for the capital
An interview with Sadiq Khan
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
Labour’s candidate for London’s mayoralty discusses his plans for the capital THE two incumbents of London’s mayoralty, created in 2000, have both been colourful and independent-minded individuals. Ken Livingstone was so far from New Labour’s... Read more
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Business Wire
New Relic Announces Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2016 ResultsSAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Software analytics company New Relic, Inc. (NYS
New Relic Announces Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Software analytics company New Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR) today announced financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2015. “We are continuing to drive momentum for the New Relic Software Analytics... Read more
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Londonist
Reach For The Star: A Shining Review For L’ÉtoileChris Addison as Smith in Emmanuel Chabrier's L'Etoile. Image: Bill Cooper. Wh
Reach For The Star: A Shining Review For L’Étoile
Londonist / Posted 7 days ago
Chris Addison as Smith in Emmanuel Chabrier's L'Etoile. Image: Bill Cooper. When it emerged that one of the world’s biggest companies had hired a young and almost completely inexperienced guy for their latest effort, many were perturbed. But Chris... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The BAFTAs 2016: How to watch the British Academy Film awards on TV and this year's nomineesThe British Academy Film awards is on Sunday February 14 this year and you can
The BAFTAs 2016: How to watch the British Academy Film awards on TV and this year's nominees
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
The British Academy Film awards is on Sunday February 14 this year and you can watch it on BBC1 at 9pm. British and Hollywood stars will gather at the Royal Opera House in London to see who will take home a gong, and we've got all the details on the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The BAFTAs 2016: How to watch the British Academy Film awards on TV and this year's nomineesThe British Academy Film awards is on Sunday February 14 this year and you can
The BAFTAs 2016: How to watch the British Academy Film awards on TV and this year's nominees
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
The British Academy Film awards is on Sunday February 14 this year and you can watch it on BBC1 at 9pm. British and Hollywood stars will gather at the Royal Opera House in London to see who will take home a gong, and we've got all the details on... Read more
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chroniclelive
The BAFTAs 2016: How to watch the British Academy Film awards on TV and this year's nomineesThe British Academy Film awards is on Sunday February 14 this year and you can
The BAFTAs 2016: How to watch the British Academy Film awards on TV and this year's nominees
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
The British Academy Film awards is on Sunday February 14 this year and you can watch it on BBC1 at 9pm. British and Hollywood stars will gather at the Royal Opera House in London to see who will take home a gong, and we've got all the details on the... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Symphony, Utah Opera announce Paul Meecham as new president, CEOSALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Symphony and the Utah Opera have announced that Paul
Utah Symphony, Utah Opera announce Paul Meecham as new president, CEO
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Symphony and the Utah Opera have announced that Paul Meecham will become the organizations' next president and CEO, effective July 1. He will succeed USUO interim president and CEO Patricia A. Richards. Dave Petersen, chair... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Millionaire Tory peer claims £300 day rate for Lords attendance is 'inadequate'And he argued that peers deserved higher pay because attending the House of Lor
Millionaire Tory peer claims £300 day rate for Lords attendance is 'inadequate'
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
And he argued that peers deserved higher pay because attending the House of Lords “restricts their earning opportunities elsewhere”. Lord Farmer - who is also a senior treasurer of the Conservative Party with a reported personal fortune of £150... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
English attitude to heritage and arts prevailsToday, I mean to carry out a similar exercise looking at the British antecedent
English attitude to heritage and arts prevails
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
Today, I mean to carry out a similar exercise looking at the British antecedents of our arts council, now called Creative New Zealand but the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council when it was established in 1964. Creative New Zealand has government... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich Icons: Why Liverpool Street Station has long played an important role in the lives of Suffolk travellers I make no apologies for including Liverpool Street Station in a column of Ips
Ipswich Icons: Why Liverpool Street Station has long played an important role in the lives of Suffolk travellers
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 days ago
I make no apologies for including Liverpool Street Station in a column of Ipswich Icons, writes John Norman of The Ipswich... Read more
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Times of Malta
Busier market days at the Valletta SuqThe Valletta Market in the 1970s. Photo: Ci-Square Is-Suq tal-Belt could well
Busier market days at the Valletta Suq
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
The Valletta Market in the 1970s. Photo: Ci-Square Is-Suq tal-Belt could well return to the busy life it used to experience up to 35 years ago when whole families from all over the island congregated in the Valletta covered market to buy their daily... Read more
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Evening Standard
WIN: Pair of tickets to star-studded EE Baftas ceremonyFancy attending the star studded EE British Academy Film Awards – and walking a
WIN: Pair of tickets to star-studded EE Baftas ceremony
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
Fancy attending the star studded EE British Academy Film Awards – and walking away with a goody bag and a night in a central London hotel? This is your chance to win a pair of tickets to one of the biggest nights on the showbiz calendar. Hosted by... Read more
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Evening Standard
Thiago Soares and Marianela Nuñez maintain ballet partnershipRoyal Ballet star Thiago Soares says his 13-year professional relationship with
Thiago Soares and Marianela Nuñez maintain ballet partnership
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
Royal Ballet star Thiago Soares says his 13-year professional relationship with fellow principal Marianela Nuñez is still going strong — despite their divorce. The dancers are preparing to co-star in Christopher Wheeldon’s intimate ballet After The... Read more
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Reality TV World
Pet Shop Boys announce new album 'Super'Electronic pop duo the Pet Shop Boys have announced a new 12-track album for 20
Pet Shop Boys announce new album 'Super'
Reality TV World / Posted 20 days ago
Electronic pop duo the Pet Shop Boys have announced a new 12-track album for 2016 entitled Super. ADVERTISEMENT The album, set to be released on April 1, is the followup to 2013's Electric. The band also announced that they will begin touring again... Read more
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Daily Mail
Angels, costume creators behind Indiana Jones' outfit get Bafta nodCostume creators behind Indiana Jones' iconic outfit and Elizabeth I's regal go
Angels, costume creators behind Indiana Jones' outfit get Bafta nod
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Costume creators behind Indiana Jones' iconic outfit and Elizabeth I's regal gown for Shakespeare In Love get Bafta nod for outstanding contribution Angels Costumes, in London, will receive the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema Award The... Read more
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Billboard
Pet Shop Boys Announce New Album 'Super'British synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys revealed their new album, Super, is set to b
Pet Shop Boys Announce New Album 'Super'
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
British synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys revealed their new album, Super, is set to be released on April 1. Additionally, they’ve accompanied the news by announcing four U.K. concerts at the Royal Opera House in July. With a campaign behind their LP... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
~ MOVIE TIMES ~390 Lantana St. • 383-2267Call theater for titles and showtimes.Anomalisa Fri.-
~ MOVIE TIMES ~
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
390 Lantana St. • 383-2267Call theater for titles and showtimes.Anomalisa Fri.-Sat., 12 noon, 2:20, 4:50, 7:15, 9:30 p.m.; Sun.-Thurs., 12 noon, 2:20, 4:50, 7:15 p.m. Brooklyn Fri.-Sat., 11:30 a.m., 2:05, 7:30, 10:05 p.m.; Sun.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Pet Shop Boys: We quit Twitter because of trollsThe Pet Shop Boys say they faced so much abuse from trolls that they left Twitt
Pet Shop Boys: We quit Twitter because of trolls
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
The Pet Shop Boys say they faced so much abuse from trolls that they left Twitter — and it was the best thing they ever did. The band, the biggest-selling duo in UK pop history, also revealed to the Standard that they are releasing their 13th studio... Read more
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