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Ballet’s foreign legion reaches for stars

WATCHING YouTube as a child in Australia, the idea of one day joining the ranks of the hallowed Paris Opera Ballet seemed nothing short of an impossible dream. It didn’t stop Bianca Scudamore daydreaming ...

December 8, 2019, Sunday


Actor more focused on ‘Witcher’ than ‘Superman’

Henry Cavill is all-in on his Netflix fantasy series “The Witcher,” but he says the “door hasn’t closed” on a return as Superman in the DC cinematic universe. Cavill last played the superhero in 2017’s ...

December 8, 2019, Sunday


Celebrity designer with a feather in his cap

FEATHERS have adorned the most glamorous of fashionistas throughout history, from Marie Antoinette to Lady Gaga, and one Italian octogenarian continues to fuel the fantasy.  “Feathers, for me, are my ...

December 8, 2019, Sunday


Music ownership is priority to country star

Country star Jason Aldean learned the hard lessons about the music business when he first signed a record deal with Capitol Records that ended up never producing any music. Years later, he signed to Broken ...

December 1, 2019, Sunday


Actor thrilled to play a cool, gun-toting bad guy

Actor Taylor Kitsch bristles at the notion that the criminal he plays in the new police drama “21 Bridges” is a cold-blooded killer. He says he worked to find the “emotional beats” of his character, ...

December 1, 2019, Sunday


Pop star Lizzo: US spicy poster girl of self-love

Not that long ago, Lizzo was on the verge of quitting music, dispirited by the lack of recognition she was getting for her unique pop-rap blend sprinkled with classical flute riffs. But it’s now difficult ...

November 24, 2019, Sunday


Lady Antebellum get honest, vulnerable on new record

Country vocal group Lady Antebellum know how to move people to tears with their songs and their newest record feels as vulnerable and honest as a therapy session. The trio of Charles Kelley, Hillary ...

November 24, 2019, Sunday


Science explained through art of stand-up comedy

BY day, Kasha Patel works at NASA writing content for its website, but she spends her nights communicating scientific discovery through an altogether different medium: stand-up comedy. “Part of my job ...

November 17, 2019, Sunday


‘My Way’ songwriter has Sinatra ‘regrets’

HE wrote the music for “My Way,” one of the world’s most popular songs, but Jacques Revaux would like to mention a few of his regrets. For one, “I don’t even have a photo with Frank Sinatra,” the French ...

November 17, 2019, Sunday


KT Tunstall’s long journey

It took me so long to get here, but here I am,” is the climax lyrics of the namesake song of KT Tunstall’s album “KIN.” It took Tunstall 15 years to become a successful musician, five to six years to ...

October 13, 2019, Sunday




 

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