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North Country’s Future Workforce Begins High School Vocational Training | News, Sports, Jobs

Destiny Roque, 17, from Malone is one of two girls in the FEH BOCES Building Trades program. (Photo provided – Amy Feiereisel/North Country Public Radio) In high school, you can take foreign language, calculus, and band classes, but at some North Country schools, you can also learn how to fix …

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For the future workforce of the North of the Country, vocational training begins in high school

June 22, 2022 — Amy FeiereiselFor the future workforce of the North of the Country, vocational training begins in high school Students working inside the FEH BOCES modular house. Jared Sweet on the far right. May 2022. Photo: Amy Feiereisel In high school, you can take foreign language, calculus and …

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Ambition has trumped caution and there are great performances to be enjoyed at UK’s summer opera festivals. Two other large-scale and highly romantic opera houses opened over the weekend. Now halfway through the season, the Garsington Opera offers its first staging of Dvořák , a production which will be the …

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Ukraine asks EBU to overrule Eurovision 2023 host country’s decision

Minister of Culture of Ukraine Oleksandr Tkachenko demanded that the EBU reconsider its decision to hold Eurovision 2023 outside Ukraine. In a statement signed by the Eurovision winners Ruslana and Oleh Psiuk (leader of the Kalush Orchestra) and Mykola Chernotytsky, the director of the public television channel Suspilne, the minister …

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From oilfield to country music scene, Kersey’s Johnny Day is making a name for himself in Nashville

Nearly 15 years ago, a child from Kersey came face to face with the inspiration that sparked a fire in his belly and a passion in his heart. Alongside hundreds of other country music fans, a young Johnny Day stood in the Greeley Stampede Arena as a then-up-and-coming Brad Paisley …

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Ukraine will not host Eurovision next year as new ‘confirmed’ host country

All the buzz (via Getty Images) Eurovision bosses in talks with the BBC over hosting the 2023 event in the UK. The Eurovision Song Contest organizer said it was in talks with the BBC to “possibly host” the 2023 event, after concluding that next year’s contest cannot be held in …

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Fun soccer workouts return with sessions across the country

McDonald’s Fun Football coaching sessions are back for their second wave, bringing over 800 sessions to England this summer. The new program will see McDonald’s become the largest grassroots involvement program in the UK, providing one million children with over 10.5 million hours of coaching in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland …

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Why Country Opera Is Just the Ticket

Last Saturday I went to the opera for only the second time in my life. It was at the invitation of David Ross, my former boss of the New Schools Network, who organizes an arts festival every summer called Nevill Holt Opera at his home in Leicestershire. Launched in 2013, …

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Winners Recognized by Central Okanagan Administrators – Lake Country Calendar

Outstanding achievements were celebrated on many levels at the Central Okanagan School Board meeting on Wednesday, June 8. Sports, arts, music and academia were all in the spotlight for administrators to pass on their congratulations to the various winners. Mike Sodaro Mike Sodaro The KLO Middle School teacher received school …

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Country music trio back at Seymour CityJam

Sweet Tea Trio is made up of Kate Falcon, Victoria Camp and Charity Bowden. Photo submitted The second Seymour CityJam show of 2022 begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the JCBank Pavilion at Crossroads Community Park, 101 E. Tipton St., Seymour. Sweet Tea Trio, an all-girl country music trio, will …

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Bryan Ruby, Out Baseball Player and Out Country Music Star: 2 Icons in 1

NASHVILLE — We know the theme: “Be your authentic self. Many pioneers of different genres embody it. They stand up and publicly declare themselves unique, real and visible. They awaken audiences to the fact that human diversity is the norm and embracing it is not just a badge for them, …

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High Country Jazz Festival Final Lineup, Schedule of Events Announced | New

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The NB Youth Orchestra will play at Carnegie Hall

The New Brunswick Youth Orchestra performs at the Wesleyan Celebration Center in Moncton, New Brunswick on February 8, 2020. (Image: Corkum Photographics) Ken Macleod reacted with a mixture of excitement and surprise when he learned that the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra (NBYO) had won a one-way ticket to New York’s …

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Billy Dean returns with the first country album in a decade | Music

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Dillsboro Jazz Festival – Eagle Country 99.3

Venue Dillsboro Arts, Dillsboro, 47018 Dillsboro Arts friendship gallery 12926 Bank Street PO Box 381 Dillsboro, IN 47018 dillsboroarts@townofdillsboro.com For immediate release The 2022 Dillsboro Jazz Festival will feature Mandy Gaines and the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra Dillsboro Arts is proud to present the 2022 Dillsboro Jazz Festival, featuring internationally …

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Local News for Friday, June 3, 2022

Dillsboro Jazz Festival Dillsboro Arts Friendship Gallery 12926 Bank Street PO Box 381 Dillsboro, IN 47018 dillsboroarts@townofdillsboro.com For immediate release Dillsboro Jazz Festival 2022 will feature Mandy Gaines and the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra Dillsboro Arts is proud to present the Dillsboro Jazz Festival 2022, featuring featuring internationally-known jazz vocalist …

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High Country Jazz Festival Final Lineup, Schedule of Events Announced | mountain time

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Wilco – Cruel Country | UNCUT

After the amiable twang of their 1995 debut A M and the more ambitious and conceptual rock’n’roll of the 1996s Be there, Wilco went straight pop on 1998s summer teethswapping the pedalboard for an orchestra and healing beach boys like their new Gram Parsons. Country, even alt.country, was far too …

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The High Country Jazz Festival “takes the stage” June 8-12; Final performances, free events and schedule announced

Now that the final performance lineup and event schedule are confirmed, organizers of the premiere Up Country Jazz Festival have released the full lineup of activities for the five-day festival that will take place June 8-12, 2022. Uniting in an unprecedented partnership, the Appalachian Theater of the High Country (ATHC), …

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Billy Dean returns with his first country album in a decade

The rest is mine is due July 22 90s country hitmaker Billy Dean today announced his first country album in a decade. On July 22, Dean, often dubbed “the James Taylor of country music,” will release The rest is mine via BFD/Audium Nashville, a 10-track collection that reflects a place …

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The Column: summer in the “country” of Long Island

Here comes the summer. Spring was slow to arrive, but one morning the oak leaves fluttered, the lawns turned green, the azaleas turned red. Daffodils, hyacinths, tulips, rhodia – all pointed to duty. Most of the time we plant hostas – lots of them – because anyone can keep them …

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‘I Vow to Thee, My Country’: Who wrote the British anthem and what are the lyrics?

June 1, 2022, 11:38 Members of the Canterbury Cathedral Girls Choir. Photo: Aliyah With music by Gustav Holst and lyrics by Cecil Spring Rice, the British patriotic anthem has been sung at memorial services and large-scale events, including weddings and funerals. Written in 1918, “I Vow to Thee, My Country” …

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To finance their country’s army, Kalush Orchestra sells its Eurovision trophy for $900,000

It is the 97th day of the Russian-Ukrainian war and the situation continues to deteriorate. Nearly 7 million people have fled their home countries, while millions more continue to wonder what the next day will bring. One thing is certain – people continue to fight in the hope that the …

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High Country Jazz Festival Final Lineup, Schedule of Events Announced | Local News

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Oxfordshire country house to host Syria benefit concert

A charity concert at a country house will help raise funds for health and education programs in Syria and neighboring countries. Ditchley House in Charlbury will host the concert which will feature music from the Sacconi Quartet and Mark Padmore. The Sacconi Quartet was formed in 2001 and is currently …

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Ukrainians rally as Russia advances in east

Ukrainians gather amid the Russian invasion of their country on Kyiv Day in these photographs. Russian forces are fighting pitched battles in eastern Ukraine to seize the Donbass region, with the city of Sievierodonetsk witnessing intense fighting. Updated: May 30, 2022 9:03 PM 19 Russia Ukraine War | AP Photo/Bernat …

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Oswego’s 1012 venue to kick off summer Saturday with Country Bash, Tribute to Veterans – Shaw Local

Tickets are on sale now for the 2022 Oswego Village Summer Event Series at location 1012. The outdoor entertainment venue, which opened in 2021 at 1012 Station Drive near Orchard Road, will host a combination of 17 paid and free events this summer, sponsored by Allied First Bank. Four weekend …

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Huge weekend of live music to celebrate Black Country taking place in Himley

A huge weekend of live music and entertainment, including Eurovision winners Bucks Fizz, is coming to The Black Country this summer. The event will take place in the grounds of Himley Hall to celebrate the Black Country Festival in July. The Black Country Weekender will take place on Saturday July …

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New York Voices will ‘Jazzle’ during the High Country Jazz Festival during a concert on Friday, June 10 at the Appalachian Theater | mountain time

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Platinum Jubilee – Hotels, Restaurants, Country Estates

Getty Images/Michael Stillwell Pull out your Union Jack memorabilia and dust off those Spice Girls CDs, because Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee is on the horizon. June 2-5 is the official weekend dedicated to this royal milestone, and there’s a host of activities on offer to commemorate the 70-year-old reign …

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Devon Horse Show and Country Fair return after two years away [Events roundup] – Delco Times

The following events are planned for the coming week across the region: • After a pandemic-induced two-year hiatus, the Devon Horse Show & Country Fair returns this year, from Thursday to June 5 at 23 Dorset Road, Devon. Before the pandemic, the Devon Horse Show had been held annually since …

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Devon Horse Show and Country Fair return after two years away [Events roundup] – Reading eagle

The following events are planned for the coming week across the region: • After a two-year hiatus induced by the pandemic, the Devon Horse Show & Country Fair returns this year, from Thursday to June 5 at 23 Dorset Road, Devon. Before the pandemic, the Devon Horse Show had been …

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Youth Symphony in Tune with Okanagan Spring Concerts – Lake Country Calendar

Amazing talent, dedication to excellence and passion for music will be on full display when the Okanagan Youth Symphony Orchestra closes out the 2021/2022 season with its Spring Concert. Like its professional counterpart, the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra, OSYO performs in all three Okanagan cities. Performances are Saturday, May 28 at …

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Russia Bans 963 Americans From Country; Finland holds talks with Turkey over NATO bid – live

The gardians Lorenzo Tondo has this latest dispatch from Kyiv, where concern is growing over the fate of Ukrainian fighters in Russian hands after their surrender at Mariupol: Ukraine has hinted it is open to resuming talks with Russia as Moscow claims it has taken full control of the beleaguered …

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10 must-see shows for fans of folk, country and world music

OLD FARKA TOURE; BOMBINO Here is a wonderful double shot of Saharan blues from two of its best practitioners in the same week. Old Farka Touré perpetuates the legacy of his famous father, Ali; Omara “Bombino” Moctar continues to blaze her own trail with her scathing, cutting edge guitar style. …

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Country music star Nathan Carter to rock the Armagh City Hotel – Armagh I

Country music star Nathan Carter returns to the Armagh City Hotel on Tuesday December 27, 2022, with special guest Claudia Buckley. Nathan Carter spent his childhood in Liverpool although with family roots in Newry, Co Down, it was inevitable that Nathan would have a strong Irish influence in his music. …

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Wynonna Judd taps big country stars for Judds tour

Following Naomi Judd’s death, her daughter Wynonna announced that she would still be on the Judd farewell tour. And she won’t sing solo. On various dates on the 11-show tour, Faith Hill, Brandi Carlile, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Ashley McBryde and Trisha Yearwood will take the mic left empty …

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Best country music duos of all time – 24/7 Wall St.

What’s better than a country song sung by your favorite performer? How about one sung by two of them, in perfect harmony? Country music has produced a number of memorable duets involving husbands and wives, fathers and sons, fathers and daughters, and combinations of artists from other genres. (Sometimes couples …

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Country stars Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss finally together Thursday at the Ridgefield Playhouse

Don’t miss! Country stars Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss are “Together At Last” on May 19 It’s almost here! A very special debut performance by Grammy Award-winning Country Stars Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss will take place at the Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. Best …

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The country is in mourning after the Buffalo shooting – Houston Public Media

People gather outside the scene of a supermarket shooting, in Buffalo, NY on Sunday, May 15, 2022. Town Square with Ernie Manouse airs at 3 p.m. CT. Tune in to 88.7FM, listen online or subscribe to Podcast. Join the discussion at 888-486-9677, questions@townsquaretalk.org or @townsquaretalk. The country is again in …

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“Our music is conquering Europe!” : Ukrainians celebrate their country’s victory in Eurovision

Ukraine’s victory in the Eurovision Song Contest lifted the spirits of those still in the war-torn country. For many on the streets of the Ukrainian port city of Odessa, the news that the Kalush Orchestra has won popular support has given people a reason to smile. “It’s very important for …

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Will Eurovision 2023 take place in Ukraine? Questions whether the war-torn country can accommodate

Looking ahead to May next year, fans are wondering if they will be able to attend the contest in the war-torn country which is struggling with the invading nation of Russia. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8Cancel play now Eurovision: Ukraine wins the competition with the …

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Finnish President Tells Putin Ukraine Invasion Changes His Country’s ‘Security Environment’

Russia’s military campaign in Ukraine appears to be running out of steam as its forces struggle to take more territory in the Donbass amid fierce resistance, Western military officials have said. After initially failing to take the capital, kyiv, in the first weeks of the war, Russian forces refocused their …

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May 13-20 Music Schedule – For King & Country, Warren Dunes, Black Tiger Sex Machine and Sharky and the Fins

Music For King & Country – The pop duo presents What Are We Waiting For? city ​​tour. Friday, 7 p.m. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $22-$201. (800) 325-7328. Billy Bob Thornton and the Boxmasters – Formed in 2007, the Boxmasters have garnered an impressive and diverse musical catalog that …

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Orville Peck presents “Queer Country” at the Arlington Theater

Graham Glass / Daily Nexus An anonymous cowboy in a fringed mask and floral-print suit had full control of the Arlington Theater on April 26. The cowboy, multi-talented country singer Orville Peck, was in Santa Barbara for the first time on his Bronco tour in support of his latest album. …

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The Dillsboro Jazz Festival is coming to the porch on June 4

The event will feature Mandy Gaines and the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra. Photo provided. (Dillsboro, Ind.) – Dillsboro Arts is proud to present the 2022 Dillsboro Jazz Festival, featuring internationally acclaimed jazz vocalist Mandy Gaines with the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra on June 4, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 …

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A young NB musician will perform in New York

(Photo: submitted) A 12-year-old New Brunswick musician will have the unique opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York. Marysol Boisvert of Richibucto won third place in the American Protégé International Talent competition. Talented musicians from 12 countries, including the United States, Australia, Azerbaijan, Canada, Costa Rica, India, Malaysia, …

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Platinum Jubilee Event Guide for All Black Country

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee The Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II is celebrated in 2022 across the UK and the Commonwealth to mark the 70th anniversary of the ascension of Queen Elizabeth II on February 6, 1952. The Queen is the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee and the …

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Mickey Gilley, country star whose club inspired ‘Urban Cowboy’, dies at 86

Mickey Leroy Gilley was born March 9, 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to Irene (Lewis) and Arthur Gilley. Raised in Ferriday, Louisiana, he grew up singing gospel harmonies with his cousins, Mr. Swaggart and Mr. Lewis, and sneaking into local juke joints with them to listen to blues and honky-tonk music. …

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Snapshot: Country sensation Kane Brown is coming to Regina in December

Breadcrumb Links Music Local News local arts Entertainment Of odds and ends from the local arts and entertainment scene… Singer/songwriter Kane Brown. Photo by Rick Diamond /Getty Images Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on …

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Oswego Venue 1012 to kick off summer with Country Bash and Tribute to Veterans – Shaw Local

The lineup has been announced and tickets are now on sale for the 2022 Oswego Village Summer Event Series at location 1012. The outdoor entertainment venue, which opened in 2021 at 1012 Station Drive near Orchard Road, will host a combination of 17 paid and free events this summer, sponsored …

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Okanagan Orchestra Salutes Beethoven – Lake Country Calendar

The Okanagan Symphony Orchestra wraps up its 2021/2022 season with an all-Beethoven program that will delight concert-goers of all ages. Back to Beethoven – with Canadian violinist Kerson Leong as guest artist – will mark the end of this “season of resurgence” after two difficult years. Performances will take place …

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Rock, country and comedy. Find out where to have fun in the Modesto area

Limited seating is available for Brett Young at the Fruit Yard Amphitheater. Big Machine Label Group CARNEGIE CENTER FOR THE ARTS ▪ 209-632-5761 Until May 28, “Pervasive Innovation: Ceramic Sculpture in Northern California”. Until July 23, “Farms & Fields” with reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on May 6. …

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I grew up in a country where abortion was illegal – that’s why Roe v Wade must be preserved at all costs

It is impossible to quantify the pain caused by the Eighth Amendment to the Irish Constitution before it was repealed four years ago (REUTERS) The shame, the sin, and the crisis pregnancy support numbers scrawled on the walls of public restrooms were all I knew about abortion until my late …

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Holly Tucker and WJO mix country and jazz on the Saturday show | Music

Country music comes naturally to Waco singer and songwriter Holly Tucker, but she finds pop and jazz can also be within her reach. Tucker, a Lorena native and Baylor University graduate with a performing career in country music, will collaborate with the Waco Jazz Orchestra as the band’s guest performer …

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HIGH COUNTRY SINFONIA – The Sopris Soleil

MAY 12 @ 7:00 PMSHOW @ 7:00 p.m. // DOORS @ 6:00 p.m.FREE WITH RSVP // DONATION UP TO $20 SUGGESTEDGenre: Chamber Orchestra Join us for High Country Sinfonia’s first TACAW appearance.Their Spring Concert Series is a program of lesser-known composers and deep voices from the string orchestra – cello …

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WATCH: Luke Bryan Says Huntergirl Will ‘Carry the Torch of Country Music’ After Magical ‘Idol’ Performance

HunterGirl had what Katy Perry considered a ‘Cinderella moment’ during american idol‘s Disney Night on Sunday evening (May 1) after a performance of a fan-favorite Disney hit. “It’s my little sister’s favorite Disney movie,” Huntergirl said of Tangledthe film in which the song “I See The Light” appears. Huntergirl; …

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5 things to do coming to Gazette country for April 29

1DEAN COLLEGE PRESENTS: DANCE COMPANY: Joan Phelps Palladino School of Dance at Dean College will present Dance Company through May 1. Award-winning teachers and guest choreographers showcase the talent of Dean’s dance majors through a mixed program of new and reconstructed dance works, ranging from hip-hop to jazz dance, tap …

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National Gazette Calendar – April 29, 2022

FRIDAY APRIL 29 THE ADDAMS FAMILY at the Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center (MRPAC)/Orpheum Theatre, 1 School St., Foxborough. 7:30 p.m. Presented by Un-Common Theater Company. Tickets: $25 adults purchased in advance or $27 at the door; $20 students/seniors (65+) in advance or $22 at the door. For accessible seating: …

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Cuckoos: the bird with the onomatopoeic name that cries is “an indicator that we have survived another winter”

They may be parasitic creatures with murderous and greedy offspring, but the prospect of no annual competition to hear the cuckoo’s first call is grim, Claire Jackson believes. The sketched landscape receives its first color wash. As the brimstones awaken and the buds bloom, a large gray bird appears, seemingly …

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Lincoln returns to Mabel Tainter | Country Life News

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Oregon Country Fair Announces 2022 Lineup – Eugene Weekly

After a few years in the Cloud, the Oregon Country Fair returns for an in-person event on July 8, 9, and 10, 2022. The 2022 lineup is filled with Fair favorites like California Honeydrops, MarchFourth, High Step Society and new artists who are destined to become Fair favorites. MonoNeon and …

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National Gazette Calendar – April 22, 2022

FRIDAY APRIL 22 DEAN COLLEGE SENIOR DANCE SHOWCASE on the Main Stage, Dean College Campus Center, 109 West Central St., Franklin. 7:30 p.m. Presented by the Joan Phelps Palladino School of Dance at Dean College. Students showcase their expertise in choreography, performance and production in this annual collaborative showcase. Families …

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Eurovision 2022: when is it? Date of the final, which country is hosting and who is the UK entry

The Eurovision Song Contest is the biggest music competition in the world and it’s set to return to UK screens in 2022. Attention turns to Ukraine this year, which is already proving to be a favorite with bookmakers and fans alike to win amid the ongoing Russian-Ukrainian war. There are …

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5 things to do coming to Gazette country for April 22

1 DEAN COLLEGE PRESENTS SENIOR DANCE SHOWCASE: The Joan Phelps Palladino School of Dance at Dean College will present the Senior Dance Showcase on Friday April 22 and Saturday April 23. Creating a performance from the ground up, Dean’s senior dance students share their expertise in choreography, performance and production …

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Classic Rock Concert for a Cause in Kelowna, Vernon – Lake Country Calendar

For the first time on stage since their sold-out Orchestral Rock Odyssey concert series, The Gary Cable Project is back by popular demand. The project will perform classic hits from the golden age of pop/rock music – Chicago, Toto, Steely Dan, Earth Wind & Fire, Lighthouse, Stevie Wonder, Blood Sweat …

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Step into the opening night of NEXT TO NORMAL at the Westport Country Playhouse

Westport Country Playhouse officially opened its production of the three-time Tony Award®-winning, Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, “Next to Normal” on Saturday, April 9. The musical runs until Sunday, April 24. directed and choreographed by Marcos Santana, who conducted the Playhouse production of “In the Heights” in 2019. Featuring a six-piece live …

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Ukrainian food festival celebrates country’s traditions and raises funds to support war-torn nation | Things to do | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Photo: facebook.com/hope4ukraineproject Traditional Ukrainian dishes will be served during the festival. Amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the United Church of Christ near Wyoming is set to host the Ukrainian Food Festival on April 24, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., to support and celebrate the Ukrainians. …

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Orthodox Easter: events in Bucharest and in the country

After a pandemic-induced hiatus, Easter fairs have returned to cities across the country and museums are holding various themed events as the celebration approaches. Below we outline some of the activities available in Bucharest and other cities the week before Orthodox Easter. In Bucharestthe Creart, one of the city’s cultural …

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An entertaining portrait of this country’s greatest comic generation in “When Comedy Went to School” – April 21 at 10 p.m.

Why are there so many Jewish actors? In a 1970s survey, it was found that although Jews made up about 3% of the total US population, they made up 80% of professional comedians. How did a nation that began the 20th century mocking the folksy humor of Will Rogers end …

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Kelowna children’s band Oot n’ Oots nominated for Juno – Lake Country Calendar

The Oot n’ Oots did a happy little dance when their 2022 Juno nomination was announced. The Kelowna children’s group was nominated for Children’s Album of the Year. Guitarist Ezra Cipes said it took three years to build the album “Ponderosa Bunchgrass and the Golden Rule” released in October 2021. …

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National Gazette Calendar – April 15, 2022

FRIDAY APRIL 15 PETTING ZOO at Patriot Place, Rte. 1, Foxborough (on the Dean College stage outside Splitsville and Skipjack’s). 3 to 5 p.m. With chicks and bunnies. Some events have limited availability, so guests will need to register in advance. Full schedule, more information and registration details: https://www.patriot-place.com/school-break/ SATURDAY …

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Ukraine’s entry into Eurovision wants to be “another spokesperson” for his country

Ukrainian Eurovision contestants have spoken of the responsibility they feel to represent their war-torn country at this year’s Song Contest. Kalush Orchestra, which received special permission to perform in Tel Aviv and Amsterdam, is now preparing to travel to Turin, Italy, where this year’s Eurovision event is taking place. “Representing …

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NEXT TO NORMAL at the Westport Country Playhouse

The Westport Country Playhouse opened its 92nd season with a bang – the Tony Prize and Pulitzer Prize-winning show, next to normal. This unique production was supposed to open two years ago, but director and choreographer Marcos Santana has kept his extraordinary vision of an already strong show intact. Santana’s …

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Okanagan Symphony Orchestra wows crowds with Juno Award-winning songwriter – Lake Country Calendar

Review by Anita Perry Last weekend, the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra (OSO) shared the stage with acclaimed singer-songwriter Alex Cuba, winner of multiple Juno and Latin Grammy awards. The capacity theater audience enjoyed the unique combination of Cuba’s sunny, infectious music mixed with a touch of OSO pizzaz, resulting in an …

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First look at NEXT TO NORMAL at the Westport Country Playhouse

The three-time Tony Award-winning and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, “Next to Normal,” opens the Westport Country Playhouse’s 92nd season, April 6-24. A multiracial cast is led by Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Tony Award winner for his portrayal of Angel in “Rent” and Dar. Lee. To see. Ah, who played Erzulie in the …

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