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The Chattanoogan
Local Student Accepted Into World Renowned Ballet SchoolCenter for Creative Arts student LaJeromeny Brown is headed to study in New Yor
Local Student Accepted Into World Renowned Ballet School
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Center for Creative Arts student LaJeromeny Brown is headed to study in New York City. An 11th grade CCA dance major, he spent five weeks this past summer at the prestigious summer dance intensive at the School of American Ballet (the affiliate... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bargains, outdoor movies: ‘Absolutely Fabulous,’ ‘Gleason,’ ‘Labyrinth’see discounted and outdoor movies during the week of Aug. 26: “Absolutely Fabu
Bargains, outdoor movies: ‘Absolutely Fabulous,’ ‘Gleason,’ ‘Labyrinth’
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
see discounted and outdoor movies during the week of Aug. 26: “Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie” It’s new at the Crest Cinema. Also there: “The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road,” “The BFG,” “Captain America: Civil War” and “Love &... Read more
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Newsweek
Growing up poor is so stressful, it damages brain developmentThe video tells the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Peace Prize winner fr
Growing up poor is so stressful, it damages brain development
Newsweek / Posted yesterday
The video tells the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Peace Prize winner from Pakistan who at 15 survived being shot in the head by the Taliban while riding a bus in 2012. “I want to get my education, and I want to become a doctor,” she says,... Read more
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Boston Globe
The week ahead: music, theater, art, and moreBLACK SABBATH They say this is our last chance to see three-quarters of the qui
The week ahead: music, theater, art, and more
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
BLACK SABBATH They say this is our last chance to see three-quarters of the quintessential English heavy-metal band, and you get the sense they’re telling the truth this time. The set list offers no surprises, but think of this as paying your last... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble make some joyful noise at the Hollywood BowlThe Silk Road Ensemble, Yo-Yo Ma’s grandly all-encompassing world music band th
Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble make some joyful noise at the Hollywood Bowl
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
The Silk Road Ensemble, Yo-Yo Ma’s grandly all-encompassing world music band that seeks to find meeting points for musical traditions from China to Europe, has proved after 18 years to be the ever-curious cellist’s most valuable project. Whether... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Silk Road Ensemble Plays Berkeley’s Greek Theatre. CategoryFounded in 1998 by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, the Silk Road promotes cross-cultural musi
Silk Road Ensemble Plays Berkeley’s Greek Theatre. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 7 days ago
Founded in 1998 by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, the Silk Road promotes cross-cultural music performance and international collaboration. On Thursday evening, August 18, the Silk Road Ensemble performed an inspiring concert of world music at Berkeley’s Greek... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Movie bargains: ‘The BFG,’ ‘Despicable Me,’ ‘West Side Story’Where to see discounted and outdoor movies during the week of Aug. 19: “The BF
Movie bargains: ‘The BFG,’ ‘Despicable Me,’ ‘West Side Story’
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
Where to see discounted and outdoor movies during the week of Aug. 19: “The BFG” and “The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road” They’re new at the Crest Cinema. Also there: “Captain America: Civil War 3D” and “Love & Friendship”... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘War And Its Warriors’in the Amphitheater. The Week Eight theme, "War and Its Warriors: Contemporary
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘War And Its Warriors’
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
in the Amphitheater. The Week Eight theme, "War and Its Warriors: Contemporary Voices," examines how war relates to the human condition from a multitude of different perspectives. Lecturers throughout the week will speak on the anthropology of... Read more
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CBS News
Meryl Streep"Florence Foster Jenkins" Born in Summit, New Jersey in 1949, Mary Louise Stre
Meryl Streep
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
"Florence Foster Jenkins" Born in Summit, New Jersey in 1949, Mary Louise Streep was a vivacious, cheerleading homecoming queen whose interest in acting, piqued at Vassar College, took her to Yale Drama School (pictured, in 1972). By 1975 she was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Recommended Chicago-area classical concertsFeatured pick: Silk Road Ensemble: Superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma brings his intern
Recommended Chicago-area classical concerts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Featured pick: Silk Road Ensemble: Superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma brings his international team of instrumentalists back to Ravinia for an eclectic program of boundary-busting global music. 8p.m. Tuesday, Ravinia Festival, Lake Cook and Green Bay roads,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Senators forward Matt Puempel shooting for full-time NHL gigWINDSOR — At the Canadian Tire Centre, whenever Matt Puempel scores a goal for
Senators forward Matt Puempel shooting for full-time NHL gig
Calgary Sun / Posted 16 days ago
WINDSOR — At the Canadian Tire Centre, whenever Matt Puempel scores a goal for the Ottawa Senators, they play Elvis Costello’s Pump It Up over the arena sound system. Perhaps considering how his 2015-16 campaign went, something by Yo-Yo Ma might be... Read more
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Vail Daily
Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Memphis Jooker' Lil Buck is Vail International Dance Festival favoa few styles of shoes and T-shirts. You can get a pair of these kicks for just
Off the Hill with Tricia Swenson: Memphis Jooker' Lil Buck is Vail International Dance Festival favo
Vail Daily / Posted 16 days ago
a few styles of shoes and T-shirts. You can get a pair of these kicks for just under $1,100. He has shared the stage with Yo Yo Ma, toured with Madonna, was featured in Cirque du Soliel’s “Michael Jackson ONE” and performed at TEDx Teen, but in... Read more
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Canberra Times
CSO Llewellyn Series:Weber, Brahms and DvorakOverture – Der Freischutz and finishing with Dvorak's Symphony No. 7 in D minor
CSO Llewellyn Series:Weber, Brahms and Dvorak
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
Overture – Der Freischutz and finishing with Dvorak's Symphony No. 7 in D minor. He brings with him two friends from Germany: husband and wife performers violinist Indira Koch and cellist Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt who will be soloists in the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Indignation' and 'Gleason' are among film critics' picks of the weekR. Gleason While still in his early 30s, former NFL player Steve Gleason was d
'Indignation' and 'Gleason' are among film critics' picks of the week
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
R. Gleason While still in his early 30s, former NFL player Steve Gleason was diagnosed with ALS; his story will grab you and, quite possibly, shake you to the core. (Sheri Linden) R. Hunt for the Wilderpeople This wonderful New Zealand film... Read more
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Boston Globe
From James Taylor, gratitude for a life in music — and his first album of new songs in 13 yearsWASHINGTON, Mass. — James Taylor hasn’t released an album of original songs in
From James Taylor, gratitude for a life in music — and his first album of new songs in 13 years
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON, Mass. — James Taylor hasn’t released an album of original songs in 13 years, but he certainly hasn’t been idle. The legendary singer known for “Fire and Rain,” “Sweet Baby James,” and “You’ve Got a Friend,” who has sold 100 million... Read more
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MLive.com
Slips ahoy! Puns and silly stories abound in Michigan boat namesracing sailboat based out of Chicago/Boyne City. Named for the extremely short
Slips ahoy! Puns and silly stories abound in Michigan boat names
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
racing sailboat based out of Chicago/Boyne City. Named for the extremely short attention span of its crew (as well as a Yo-Yo Ma album that explores the challenging aspects of blending classical and bluegrass music), a goat rodeo is described by... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Whit Stillman/Jane Austen pairing among this week's film picks, July 29-Aug. 4ways that consistently surprise. Don’t miss it. (Kenneth Turan) PG-13. The Inn
Whit Stillman/Jane Austen pairing among this week's film picks, July 29-Aug. 4
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
ways that consistently surprise. Don’t miss it. (Kenneth Turan) PG-13. The Innocents Anne Fontaine’s post-World War II drama involving a Polish convent and a French female doctor proves yet again that though moral and spiritual questions may not... Read more
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Boston Globe
Recalling Barack Obama’s 2004 speech before the Democratic National ConventionMany voters’ introduction to Barack Obama was on July 27, 2004, when he gave th
Recalling Barack Obama’s 2004 speech before the Democratic National Convention
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
Many voters’ introduction to Barack Obama was on July 27, 2004, when he gave the keynote address on the second night of the Democratic National Convention at what is now TD Garden in Boston. Also speaking that night was the late US Senator Ted... Read more
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The Courier
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
The Courier / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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The Young Witness
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
The Young Witness / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
Western Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
Kiama Independent / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
Manning River Times / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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The North West Star
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
The North West Star / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
Daily Liberal / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festivalThe fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to
Superior batch of films for Canberra audiences in this year's Stronger than Fiction documentary film festival
The Border Mail / Posted 1 months ago
The fourth edition of Canberra's Stronger Than Fiction film festival is set to deliver 13 smart, cinematic films primed for Canberra audiences. Two years ago, a bitter-sweet documentary about the backing singers behind stars like Jagger, Sting,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From nature's wonders to cello's spiritual odyssey, Grant Park concert has it allIt was one of those nifty programming coups that make Grant Park the smartest m
From nature's wonders to cello's spiritual odyssey, Grant Park concert has it all
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
It was one of those nifty programming coups that make Grant Park the smartest music festival on the summer block. Wednesday night at Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, Marin Alsop was joined by two other MacArthur Foundation fellowship recipients... Read more

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