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Music in the Vines 27th Annual Festival ...

week one • Wednesday August 4, Carneros Estate, 1240 Duhig Road, Napa, 7:30 p.m., $85 The Miró Quartet with Wei-Yi Yang opens with music by pioneering African-American composer George Walker from 1946. Kevin Puts’ brand new string quartet, written for the Miró during quarantine, celebrates the spirit of the house . They will also play […]

Czech town of Nasavrky to host Lughnasad...

The Celts settled on Czech lands around the 4th century BC. Today, the region they once inhabited is called Bohemia. Lughnasadh is a Gallic harvest festival celebrated in Ireland, Scotland and, for the fifteenth year now, also in the Czech Republic. One of the four great Celtic festivals, it is a thanksgiving to Mother Earth […]

Elvis Fans Gather For Annual Festival: N...

Hundreds of Elvis Presley fans from across the country flocked to Branson this past weekend for the 14th Annual Branson Elvis Festival at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater. The festival featured a variety of events and performances that participants could participate in between Friday July 23rd and Sunday July 25th. The highlight of the festival […]

Beginning of the annual Notre-Dame des N...

The annual 11-day Notre-Dame des Neiges festival, which typically attracts a few lakh worshipers from various parts of the country, began with the flag hoisting on Monday, but without the participation of worshipers due to COVID-19 lockdown standards for the second year in a row. As the pandemic-induced lockdown is also in effect this year, […]

The Basilica of Mount Carmel hosts a sec...

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — The Basilica of Mount Carmel held its Italian feast Sunday night in a different way. Normally, the party takes place in the parking lot of the church. When the event was planned in January, the church wanted to be safe with the pandemic. Instead, they held a concert in the church’s […]

Jazz returns to sunny Saulkrasti for its...

Jazz returns to Saulkrasti this summer for the annual festival from Thursday July 22 to Saturday July 24, organizers said on Latvian TV on July 21. The annual Saulkrasti Jazz Festival this year welcomes jazz artists from Latvia, Austria, Israel, France, Armenia, the United States and other countries, while the main guest of the festival […]

Annual feast of the Basilica of Notre-Da...

The 439th annual Notre-Dame des Neiges Basilica festival, which will begin on July 26 with the flag hoisting, will take place without the participation of parishioners this year also due to lockdown restrictions induced by COVID-19. The annual celebration which would begin with the hoisting of the flag on July 26 will end with the […]

Celebrating Eric Sykes Comedy Movies – F

The late Eric Sykes moved from comedy to more serious roles as his film career progressed – and there are plenty of highlights to salute. Eric Sykes is a name synonymous with slapstick. From 1967 to 1993, Sykes wrote and directed ten films of varying lengths that showcased his superb eye for physical comedy. Five […]

Deerskin Review – Quentin Dupieux’s Deli

Te writer-director Quentin Dupieux, also known as the French DJ Mr. Oizo, takes a silly premise and treats it with serious deadpan in this hilariously funny dark comedy. Jean Dujardin embodies Georges, a man whose deerskin jacket is the epitome of killer style. It’s short, fringed, and according to the vintage dealer he just bought […]

Turkish film presented in Cannes

CANNES The film “BaÄŸlılık Hasan” (Commitment Hasan) by director Semih KaplanoÄŸlu premiered at the 74th Cannes Film Festival on July 12th. KaplanoÄŸlu and actor Umut KaradaÄŸ attended the screening of the film. class = “cf”> Speaking to state agency Anadolu, KaplanoÄŸlu said he has finished filming the film, “which is the second film in his […]

Celebrate July 14, 2021 at the annual Al...

Bastille Day 2020 of the Alliance Française.JLA Graph Photography Long live France! Wednesday June 14 marks the 232nd anniversary of the national holiday. In the 18th century, French citizens stormed the Bastille prison in Paris, marking the start of the French Revolution. Each year, France commemorates this historic holiday, and Minneapolis-St. Paul chapter of French […]

National Alliance for Musical Theater to...

The National Alliance for Musical Theater (Betsy King Militello, Executive Director) is delighted to announce the lineup of new musicals for their 33rd Annual Festival of New Musicals on Thursday October 20 and Friday October 21, 2021. This year, NAMT The Festival of New Musicals will be presented as a unique digital and in-person hybrid, […]

Meghalaya prepares to dance against Covi...

Behdeinkhalam, the four-day festival observed by the Jaintia Hills Pnars in Meghalaya (to drive out Khlam or pandemic) is lackluster, limited to rituals and religious observance due to the Covid-19 pandemic this year. “This is our festival to drive away virus and disease. We have to dance for the virus to be chased away and […]

Cucalorus launches Kickstarter to host i...

The Cucalorus Film Festival has launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring back the annual in-person film festival this year. The campaign aims to reach $27,000 in donations, having received more than $5,000 on Wednesday afternoon. According to the Kickstarter post, the pandemic has taken a toll on the organization. Festival manager Dan Brawley said last […]

Cucalorus launches Kickstarter to host i...

The Cucalorus Film Festival launched a Launch campaign aiming to bring back the annual in-person film festival this year. The campaign aims to reach $ 27,000 in donations, after receiving more than $ 5,000 on Wednesday afternoon. According to the Kickstarter post, the pandemic has taken its toll on the organization. Dan Brawley, head of […]

Veteran Turkish film actor Kartal Tibet ...

ISTANBUL Kartal Tibet, a prominent Turkish actor and screenwriter, has died at the age of 83. “Bye, brother Kartal, I will miss you so much,” actor Civan Canova wrote on social media early Friday, sharing a black-and-white photo of his longtime colleague. The Turkish Culture Ministry has also confirmed the death of the veteran actor. […]