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MERRILEMENT WE RIDEHayes Theater, October 26?? It was a brave move. A more timid theater may have hesitated to reopen with Stephen Sondheim’s biggest flop on Broadway. Corn Joyfully won’t flop this time, and sing It’s a blow won’t be the excruciating experience it must have been for the casting in 1981. The causes of …

Halloween on Central: Almost 2 miles of Central Avenue will be closed to traffic for a five-hour car-free Halloween event. Enjoy treats, shopping, costume contests, entertainment, vendors, and Sip and Stroll activities along 22 blocks in The Edge and Grand Central District, from Martin Luther King Jr. to 31st St. Street. To free. Sunday from …

SAN DIEGO – Runners took to Balboa Park on Sunday morning for the main event of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, a beloved San Diego event that also creates significant road closures residents should be aware of. Fireworks have gone off in Carlsbad’s COACH store during robbery The marathon and half marathon started at 6:45 …

Sunday morning in Paris, I enjoy mass at Saint-Sulpice, a church with perhaps the best pipe organ in Europe. As I am surrounded by towering vaults, statues of saints and centuries of tradition, it is the music that sends me. The spiritual sails of Saint-Sulpice have been filled for two centuries by its organ of …

Before getting his vanity plate, Robert Heppler and his friends would send photos in their group chat of nifty plates they had seen around town. It got him thinking about what he would say. “You want to wow the world,” he said. “You want to be shocking. You want to be sensational. He considered, then …

Live music stopped in the Capital Region in March 2020 and although few artists were able to perform in local venues for the remainder of the year, many were recording and broadcasting. online broadcasts. Capital Region organizers Thomas Edison Music Awards announced this year’s nominees with a list of existing and new categories influenced by …

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) presents the black comedy “Heathers: The Musical”, based on the 1988 film which has become a cult favorite. Dramatic Dean Scott Zigler, Assistant Dean Krisha Marcano and on-stage combat instructor Kelly Martin Mann co-direct the fourth, third and second year cast in the campy musical …

Making documentaries about their favorite bands becomes a bit of a rite of passage for successful directors. Ron Howard took over The Beatles (with Peter Jackson’s Get Back series on the way), Shane Meadows explored The Stone Roses, and this year Edgar Wright shared his love for Sparks. This week, director Todd Haynes (Carol, Dark …

Even completely deaf people can probably hum Danny Elfman’s now iconic “Batman” theme. The same goes for John Williams’ heroic theme for “Superman”. They are sullen, fast-paced soundscapes that instantly summon a mood. Elfman’s eerie gothic tones pair perfectly with Tim Burton’s dark visuals, and Williams’ triumphant melody makes us believe a man can fly. …

For musicians as famous, almost mythically influential as The Velvet Underground – as the saying goes, hardly anyone bought their records, but everyone who did created a band – it would have been easy for a documentary to ‘take a historically revisionist approach to’ 60s art. rock icons stacking the bridge with glowing testimonies from …