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Opentix reports revenue from 2022 tickets doubled

Taipei Times 27 May 2023
That marked a significant increase from 2021 when only 66 musicals were staged, grossing NT$39 million, the theater said ... National Theater and Concert Hall general and artistic director Liu Yi-ruu (劉怡汝) said that with the government easing COVID-19 restrictions, the entertainment market has recovered slightly.

AG Ken Paxton Calls For His Supporters to Show Up at the Capitol Saturday

Houston Press 27 May 2023
The attorney general called for the “political theater to come to an end” and compared the actions of the House and Phelan to those of President Joe Biden – who Paxton said, has attempted to sabotage his work since his first day in office ... Suzanna Hupp, who was reportedly  accompanied by Senator Angela Paxton, the attorney general’s wife.

ROTC cadets commissioned as part of spring commencement exercises

The Advocate 27 May 2023
Fifteen LSU graduates were recognized during LSU’s spring commissioning ceremony May 18, in The Student Union Theater.

Is America’s Largest City Also Its Most Misunderstood?

The Daily Beast 27 May 2023
LaVilla was referred to as “the Harlem of the South.” While Jacksonville has ample room to grow to lean into its rich Black history, a good place to get your bearings is at the Ritz Theater & Museum ... Music history runs deep here generally ... The Florida Theater, where Elvis debuted his infamous lip curl, still puts on shows.

How early presidents faced adversity subject of History Happy Hour talk

Jonesborough Herald & Tribune 27 May 2023
The night Lincoln was killed in the balcony of Ford’s Theater by John Wilkes Booth, General and Mrs ... He went to school, became a preacher, Civil War general and served in other leadership positions on the way to the presidency.

On Tap: Brentwood chorus performance, arts exhibits and more on the horizon

East Bay Times 27 May 2023
BRENTWOOD. Ladies Quartet featured at Community Chorus concert ... June 4 at the Brentwood Community Center, 35 Oak St ... Fourth St. The June 17 fundraiser murder-mystery will be presented by Caught in the Act Theater and will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Early bird pricing is $65, while general admission starting on June 5 is $75 each ... Fourth St., Antioch, CA 94509 ... .

All 21 movies in competition at Cannes, ranked from worst to best

The Los Angeles Times 27 May 2023
In any event, I hope you’ll get to see “Close Your Eyes” in a theater, and also some of the better movies that actually did make it into competition ... I don’t always trust my immediate reaction to a new Anderson, so consider this a provisional rating until after a second viewing (the movie opens June 21 in theaters).

Facing financial crunch, Home Made Theatre seeks $50,000

Times Union 26 May 2023
SARATOGA SPRINGS — On Thursday evening, Home Made Theater needed $50,000 to ensure its continued existence ... Although the online fundraising page had not been updated as of noon on Friday, Eric Rudy, Home Made Theater’s general manager, said more than $5,000 was donated in about 18 hours.

Week in theater: Jesters goes down the rabbit hole, ‘Cats’ take Candlelight and more

Daily Camera 26 May 2023
New immersive theater piece inspired by the bio of former Colorado Attorney General John Metzger; June 1-25, The Catamounts, Metzger Farm Open Space, 12080 Lowell Blvd., Westminster; $30; ... Play that explores the universal need to belong; on stage June 3-July 1, Firehouse Theater Company, John Hand Theater, 7653 E.

GBRC enrollment open for summer programs

Great Bend Tribune 26 May 2023
These programs include youth theater - “The Adventures of Rikki-Tikki Tavi”, sketching, painting, general arts and crafts, cheerleading, Fourth of July crafts, science, games, tie dye, cooking classes, and outdoor experience activities. A variety of fun one-time classes are also available ... ....

Remarks by President Biden Announcing His Intent to Nominate the Next Chairman of the Joint ...

The White House 25 May 2023
So, today I have the honor of introducing my nominee to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Charles Q ... General, welcome. General Brown is a warrior, descended from a proud line of warriors ... General Brown is also a warfighter who has commanded in Europe, the Middle East, and Indo- — and the Indo-Pacific ... GENERAL BROWN.

Pride flags in Spokane's Garland District divide businesses and property owners

Inlander 25 May 2023
Businesses gearing up for Pride month in the Garland District recently started posting colorful decals in their windows — "Garland Pride" — a symbol that all are welcome in their stores ... He says he just wanted to see the area support everyone in the community ... Jasmine Barnes, general manager of the Garland Theater, also voted in favor of the flags ... ♦.

Grand Island AMC will stay closed

The Grand Island Independent 24 May 2023
Employees of AMC Classic Grand Island 7 were told to remove their belongings from the theater on May 10, the same day the movie theater was served with an eviction notice. A Hall County Sheriff's deputy posted a writ of execution on the entrance to the theater ... Wednesday, a theater employee said ... The theater had 21 employees, including management.

Ogunquit Pride 2023: Here’s everything you need to know

Portsmouth Herald 24 May 2023
Nell Henderson-Brown, events director at Leavitt Theater, said Burlesque Beyond the Beach will feature a special screening of the Lola Rocknrolla’s classic short film “Gay Fairy Tales.”. The 18-plus show is billed as a fun night that “brings the best of burlesque and drag from Maine and beyond to the beautiful Leavitt Theater.”.

With Regional Theatre Tony win, Pasadena Playhouse is undoubtedly out of the woods

The Los Angeles Times 23 May 2023
theater to receive the Regional Theatre Tony ... 'We bring in artists from New York sometimes, but we're primarily Los Angeles-focused, because we have extraordinary talent here and we like to feature that and build around that.' The Tony, Feldman said, is important recognition not only for the Playhouse but also for Los Angeles theater more generally.

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