Posts Tagged ‘Artistist’

Brag About Westglades Middle School

Monday, February 12th, 2018

They’re serious about emphasizing fine arts at Westglades Middle School in Parkland. How do we know? Because hundreds of students are involved in music, theatre, and visual arts programs.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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‘Hamilton’ Tickets at Broward Center Now On Sale

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Attention South Florida theater fans: Hamilton is coming to the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, and you can start purchasing tickets for the show now.The Tony Award-winning musical will come…Photo Credit: Getty Images for Tony Awards Pro

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Weekend Happenings: Chili, Chocolate and Crafts

Friday, January 19th, 2018

If jamming out to country music is up your alley, or you’re looking for something a little more mellow, like enjoying an arts festival – there’s plenty going on in South Florida this weekend.

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Davie Martial Arts Studio Owner Accused of Child Abuse

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The owner of a martial arts studio in Davie was arrested on a child abuse charge after police say he threw an 8-year-old boy to the ground, leaving him badly bruised.Photo Credit: Davie Police

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Miami Arts Charter School Teacher Accused of Sex With Teen

Monday, January 8th, 2018

A Miami charter school teacher is facing charges after police say she had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old boy for nearly two years.Photo Credit: Miami-Dade Corrections

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Brag About Your School: Parkway Middle School of the Arts

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

It’s always fun to expose a hidden gem, like that great neighborhood restaurant or the boutique your friends don’t know about. Consider putting Parkway Middle School of the Arts in that category.

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Student Working at Greatness: Sadre Campbell

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

One student working at greatness is doing plenty to keep himself on top of his game at the William H. Turner Technical Arts High School.

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NBC 6 Cafe Heads to Lauderhill

Friday, December 1st, 2017

The NBC 6 Cafe is rolling out and will be at the Lauderhill Performing Arts Center from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Head on out and meet your favorite NBC 6 morning talent, and enjoy some free coffee and breakfast…

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‘Top Chef Jr.’ Introduces New Generation to Culinary Arts

Friday, October 20th, 2017


Looking for the next Bobby Flay, Gordon Ramsey or Anthony Bourdain? Well, you may want to try tuning into Universal Kids where the chefs of the future are busy donning their aprons.

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Harvey Weinstein’s Fall Opens the Floodgates in Hollywood – New York Times

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

New York TimesHarvey Weinstein’s Fall Opens the Floodgates in HollywoodNew York TimesSunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. Hollywood associations like the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Producers Guild of America have moved to strip Harvey Weinstein of his membership. Credit Chad Ress for The New York Times.Alyssa Milano: 3 things Hollywood needs to change after WeinsteinEW.comHarvey Weinstein Resigns From The Weinstein Co. BoardHollywood ReporterThe end of Harvey Weinstein and an industry that secretly loves its bulliesLos Angeles TimesDeadline -Variety -PEOPLE.com -The New Yorkerall 1,349 news articles »

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Harvey Weinstein expelled from motion picture academy – Los Angeles Times

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Los Angeles TimesHarvey Weinstein expelled from motion picture academyLos Angeles TimesEmbattled film mogul Harvey Weinstein — a once-dominant force in the Academy Awards who rewrote the rules of Oscar campaigning — has been expelled from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in response to mounting allegations of sexual …Harvey Weinstein Ousted From Motion Picture AcademyNew York TimesHarvey Weinstein Kicked Out of Academy Following Sexual Abuse AllegationsPEOPLE.comHarvey Weinstein: Oscars board votes to expel producerBBC NewsHollywood Reporter -Variety -NPR -Us Weeklyall 62 news articles »

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The Latest: Man who died at festival lived in Switzerland – Miami Herald

Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Miami HeraldThe Latest: Man who died at festival lived in SwitzerlandMiami HeraldThe Latest on the man who died at the Burning Man festival (all times local):. 7:25 p.m.. The Pershing County Sheriff’s Office says the man who died after he ran into the flames of the Burning Man festival’s giant wooden effigy of a man was a U.S …Man dies at Burning Man arts and music festival after running into flamesCBS NewsBurning Man exodus begins, plenty of dusty traffic to comeUSA TODAYBurning Man attendee dies after running into flamesCNNBBC News -Billboard -Hollywood Reporter -Vultureall 243 news articles »

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Second Annual Urban Film Festival Comes to South Florida

Friday, September 1st, 2017

The second annual Urban Film Festival is bringing together some big names to showcase our city and promote the creative arts, including Hip Hop legend Percy Robert Miller better known as Master P.Photo Credit: Urban Film Festival

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Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program – Washington Post

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Washington PostTrump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards programWashington PostBRIDGEWATER, N.J. — In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events for this year’s Kennedy Center Honors arts awards so honorees can celebrate “without any political distraction,” the …Donald and Melania Trump to Skip Kennedy Center HonorsNew York TimesPresident Trump To Skip Kennedy Center Honors, Highlighting Rift With ArtistsNPRTrump to skip Kennedy Center Honors amid boycott threat; center is ‘grateful’ABC NewsNBCNews.com -Miami Herald -Bloomberg -Slate Magazine (blog)all 122 news articles »

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President’s arts and humanities committee resigns over Trump’s Charlottesville response – Politico

Friday, August 18th, 2017

PoliticoPresident’s arts and humanities committee resigns over Trump’s Charlottesville responsePoliticoAnother advisory group is walking away from President Donald Trump after his equivocation on neo-Nazis and white supremacists, with the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities resigning en masse Friday morning. “We cannot sit idly by, the way …Members of White House presidential arts commission resigning to protest Trump’s commentsWashington PostMembers of Trump’s arts commission quit after his Charlottesville comments: reportThe HillMembers of presidential arts commission to resign in protest of Trump’s Charlottesville comments, report saysWashington Examinerall 9 news articles »

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Music & Arts Festival Taking Over Historic Overtown

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

The Overtown Music & Arts Festival is kicking off Saturday morning and organizers say they’re expecting thousands in attendance.

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The Complete 2017 Emmy Nominee List

Thursday, July 13th, 2017


The list of nominees for the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

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‘I’m President and They’re Not’: Trump Attacks Media at Faith Rally – New York Times

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

New York Times’I’m President and They’re Not’: Trump Attacks Media at Faith RallyNew York TimesPresident Trump spoke Saturday at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington. Credit Al Drago for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — President Trump began his holiday weekend getaway with another denunciation of the news …Trump Praises Veterans, Hits Media at Kennedy Center EventU.S. News & World ReportTrump Keeps Up Attacks on ‘Dishonest Media’ at Veterans EventNewsmaxTrump: ‘Fake Media Is Trying to Silence Us, But We Will Not Let Them’Breitbart NewsMediaite -WRAL.com -WMUR Manchesterall 30 news articles »

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200 Nude Models Are Taking Over Times Square Today

Friday, June 9th, 2017


Nude and semi-nude people in Times Square, no big deal.

Two hundred nude people in Times Square … that’s a little less ordinary.

Non-profit Human Connection Arts is holding a “public art project” called…

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Fla. Students Showed Improvement on State Testing This Year

Friday, June 9th, 2017

The Department of Education announced the results of annual FSA testing in various subjects, with a two percent increase in passing grades for both the English language arts and math tests.

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Newest ‘Star Wars’ Chapter Revealed in Video Game, Not Movie

Monday, April 17th, 2017


The latest chapter in the “Star Wars” saga won’t be playing out in theaters in December. Instead, a new character and story will premiere on gaming consoles in November with the release of “Star Wars Battlefront…

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2017 Coachella Pics: Music, Celebs and Style

Friday, April 14th, 2017


The 2017 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival kicked off April 14, which means celebrities are descending upon the Southern California desert. Check out the latest performance and star-style photos from the…

Photo Credit: Rich Fury/Getty Images for Coachella

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Gaga Will Make History as Female Headliner at Coachella

Friday, April 14th, 2017


Lady Gaga will make history when she performs at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival this weekend, marking a decade since a solo woman has been billed as a headliner on the prestigious musical stage.

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Registration Underway for Girl-Empowering Arts Summer Camp

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Young girls who have a love for the arts will have an opportunity to express their creativity this summer at Miami-Dade Parks’ G.E.M. Arts Camp.Photo Credit: Jesse Garcia

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Trump budget would end federal funding for arts endowment, PBS – Fox News

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Fox NewsTrump budget would end federal funding for arts endowment, PBSFox NewsPresident Trump’s first budget blueprint is calling for the elimination of federal funding to a host of arts and humanities programs, as the new administration seeks to redirect taxpayer dollars to defense. The blueprint released by the White House …Trump’s budget director understands that the poor prefer jet fighters to Big BirdWashington PostPublic Broadcasters Fear ‘Collapse’ if US Drops SupportNew York TimesSoCal stations would lose big in proposed Trump budget cuts for NPR and PBSLos Angeles TimesDeadline -The Hill (blog) -Daily Beast -NPRall 172 news articles »

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Trump wants to cut the NEA and NEH. This is the worst-case scenario for arts groups – Washington Post

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Washington PostTrump wants to cut the NEA and NEH. This is the worst-case scenario for arts groupsWashington PostA community orchestra performance, a new work from an emerging playwright, art therapy for a returning veteran, local library classes in Braille, free standardized-test preparation, and Bert and Ernie. Thousands of such programs could be gutted under …Trump’s budget would eliminate dozens of programs, including National Endowment for the ArtsWashington TimesTrump 2018 budget takes aim at dozens of government programsAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Trump Budget Defunds NEA, NEHMultichannel NewsAsbury Park Press -Aspen Times -New York Timesall 48 news articles »

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Trump federal budget 2018: Massive cuts to the arts, science and the poor – Washington Post

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Washington PostTrump federal budget 2018: Massive cuts to the arts, science and the poorWashington PostPresident Trump on Thursday will unveil a budget plan that calls for a sharp increase in military spending and stark cuts across much of the rest of the government including the elimination of dozens of long-standing federal programs that assist the …Pentagon Grows, While EPA and State Dept. Shrink in Trump’s BudgetNew York TimesTrump’s budget ripped from Bannon’s nationalistic playbookPoliticoTrump unveils first budget blueprintThe HillCNN -USA TODAY -Bloomberg -Los Angeles Timesall 297 news articles »

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Oscars: PwC Has Deeper Relationship With Academy Than Just Awards Show – Variety

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

VarietyOscars: PwC Has Deeper Relationship With Academy Than Just Awards ShowVarietyThe historic Oscars best picture mix-up has raised questions about the relationship between the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and PricewaterhouseCoopers, the accounting firm that tabulates votes. The association between the two …AP Exclusive: Accountants in Oscar mistake are off the showSFGateAccountant Behind Envelope Flub Removed From Oscars After Damaging New Photos SurfaceHuffington PostAcademy boots both PwC accountants from next year’s OscarsUSA TODAYPEOPLE.com -Los Angeles Times -Hollywood Reporter -New York Timesall 195 news articles »

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And The Oscar Goes To: Academy Award Winners List

Sunday, February 26th, 2017


Partial list of winners for the 89th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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NBC 6 News Team at Coconut Grove Arts Festival

Sunday, February 19th, 2017

An estimated 120,000 people are expected to make their way to Coconut Grove for a yearly tradition that has gone on for over half a century.

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