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| Art Launch names Lauren Waddell as Gala Honorary Chairperson
Art Launch empowers artists to thrive and not just survive. Attorney Lauren Waddell is the exemplary Houstonian to serve as the first-ever graduation gala Honorary Chairperson because of her passion for art, entrepreneurship and empowering others.
Dick Pirozzolo to Speak at Barnes & Noble, on "Escape from Saigon- a Novel"
Dick Pirozzolo, Boston author and authority on corporate communication will discuss his “Escape from Saigon - a Novel" and sign copies at Barnes & Noble, Shoppers World, Framingham at 7 PM, Thursday, March 30.
"Much of the novel focuses on the journalist hero, something you don't hear about these days as politicians level charges of bias and fake news at the media," says Pirozzolo a rare who is highly credentialed as both a PR pro and journalist - author.
DISTANT SURVIVORS: Never Forget! Never Again! Blue Moon Plays Announces the Publication of its Newest Release - "Distant Survivors."
A poetic drama by June Prager, based on the Holocaust poetry of William Heyen, "Distant Survivors" confronts that hatred of “the Other” that incited and fueled the Holocaust. Ms. Prager creates a world where memories of survivors, both Holocaust victims and persecutors, reawaken and reveal themselves to a man seeking to understand a past where evil destroyed the lives of millions. Today, we are experiencing the polarization of America, and across the globe, with an increase of attacks against Jews, Muslims, and immigrants.
Refugee Ban Prompts Interest in new Vietnam War Books, Plays, Documentaries
New books about the Vietnam War, plus documentaries and theatrical productions offer fresh insight into the legal battle over President Donald Trump's refugee ban and current U.S. foreign policy and attitudes.
Among the literary offerings are: 'The Sympathizer,' 'Tribe,' and 'Escape from Saigon - a Novel'. There are also documentaries by Rory Kennedy and Ken Burns and two theatrical productions: 'Miss Saigon' which returns to broadway in March and a new play, 'Children of the April Rain.'
SingStrong New York International A Cappella Festival to be Held at Adelphi University1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >>
Professional a cappella groups from around the world will perform with collegiate and high school groups at the SingStrong International A cappella Festival from February 10-12, 2017 at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC), 1 South Ave, Garden City, New York. SingStrong Inc. is a public charity and this marks its 14th a cappella festival.