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On the Set of Fox’s Trippy New Reality TV Show, Which Turns Singers Into… Aliens?

Rollingstone 21 Sep 2021
On Alter Ego, which premieres this Wednesday night (September 22nd), the contestants don’t perform on stage, but rather behind a curtain whilst donning motion-capturing suits that control their own highly fantastical, augmented-reality avatars.

Africa: The Next German Chancellor Must Prioritise Ties With Africa

All Africa 21 Sep 2021
As Angela Merkel leaves the stage, it seems the curtains are being drawn on an era when German political objectives had a strong emphasis on Africa. Mimi Mefo Takambou says ignoring Africa would be a strategic mistake ....

Opinion: The next German chancellor must prioritize ties with Africa

Deutsche Welle 20 Sep 2021
As Angela Merkel leaves the stage, it seems the curtains are being drawn on an era when German political objectives had a strong emphasis on Africa. Mimi Mefo Takambou says ignoring Africa would be a strategic mistake ... .

For India slot, gymnast thanks her uncle & his homemade mat

Indian Express 20 Sep 2021
That’s when Gophan, who is an environment activist and has been distributing cloth bags for free for years, fashioned a landing mat out of rags and castaway stage curtains and flags. “The stadium where I train had hosted a Marathi Natya Sammelan some time back, so there were soft silk flags, stage curtains hanging unused.

Derek Timm, Mayor’s message | Going with the flow, enjoying Scotts Valley by bicycle

Santa Cruz Sentinel 18 Sep 2021
Not just government rules, but social norms ... The Theater Guild volunteers were there assembling the stage and laying out the curtains ... The rafters were filled with hundreds of show lights, and Ray Gorski of the Guild was beaming from the stage- “We are getting close!” They are hoping to produce a show there before the end of the year ... 20 ... .

Philadelphia theaters band together to require vaccinations and other COVID-19 precautions

The Philadelphia Tribune 17 Sep 2021
The curtains are finally going up! ... Next month, the curtains will finally be rising as theaters prepare for their grand return to the stage for in-person, indoor productions thanks to a new audience COVID-19 Vaccine and Mask Policy ... “We’re finally at the stage where we have season announcements and rehearsals happening.

Powerhouse performances define 'Scenes from a Marriage'

The Huntsville Item 17 Sep 2021
It’s a moment not unlike watching a curtain rise on a stage in a theater. We know that stage is not really the environment it’s pretending to be, and that the actors aren’t really the people they’re portraying ... And indeed, once the curtain has lifted and the show is off and running, “Scenes from a Marriage” gets very convincing very fast.

Best Of Houston® 2021: Gay Bar

Houston Press 17 Sep 2021
Photo by Sam Byrd ... With a new coat of paint, new floors, additional televisions (for watching sports…or Golden Girl reruns!), a juiced-up lighting system, and updates to the stage…including what once could have been Michael Jackson’s shower curtain as a backdrop…this bar is absolutely fabulous, dah’ling ... I support. Local. Community. Journalism ... .

Bringing Broadway spectacle back to life

Indian Express 17 Sep 2021
Curtains down ... Eight times a week, for 32 years until the pandemic struck, a giant chandelier swooped over the audience and crashed onto the stage as the first act of “The Phantom of the Opera” ended at the Majestic Theater. The 1-ton, 6,000-bead chandelier is not only Broadway’s most famous stage effect, but also its oldest.


Metro USA 16 Sep 2021
Providence said the legendary Scorcher “came to ‘Wake up the Party,’” adding that Scorcher’s 20-minute medley performance of his classics “turned into the real party time, which had the audience calling him back on stage, and he obliged.”.

The Way My Kid Plays Video Games Pisses Me Off

The Escapist 16 Sep 2021
He’d gone just about a third of the way into the story, 28% progress on the save, so I told him, “I think you’re good enough to deal with some real stakes now.” In the early stages of the “Curtain Call” quest, Miles needs to find and interact with four generators on rooftops all guarded by the techno-baddies called the Underground ... I was so proud.

amBroadway | Broadway’s reopening heats up

AM New York 15 Sep 2021
It’s good to see me, isn’t it?” At curtain call, songwriter Stephen Schwartz appeared with the cast ... Before the curtain rose, director Walter Bobbie paid tribute to his collaborator, Ann Reinking, who died in December ... “Tonight, Ann Reinking, wherever you are, you are on this stage,” Bobbie said.

Broadway’s biggest hits reopen to massive standing ovations and jubilation

New York Post 15 Sep 2021
Playgoers who attended “Hamilton” at the Richard Rodgers bathed actors in applause during the Revolutionary War-era drama’s first staging in 18 months. The fanfare erupted before the curtains opened, as writer Lin Manuel Miranda addressed the pandemic weary capacity crowd.