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05-09-2008 | Arts & Culture

Marc Cashman Identifies 5 Areas of Active Listening in New Voice Acting Podcast

Voiceover coach Marc Cashman instructs the Voice Over Experts audience on listening objectively to help bring their voice-acting careers to the next level. Toronto, Canada (VOICES.COM) May 7 – Marc Cashman, award-winning voice actor and voiceover coach, is featured this week on the Voice Over Experts Podcast, podcasts. , the top educational podcast for aspiring and professional voice actors around the world. Marc Cashman is the owner of Cashman Commercials

Emily Wardill is the first laureate of the Follow Fluxus – After Fluxus grant

The first ever Follow Fluxus – After Fluxus grant for young contemporary art called by the Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden and the state capital of Wiesbaden and doted with 10.000 € goes to British video and performance artist Emily Wardill (*1977 Rugby, UK) . Following sources of philosophy, science and culture, Emily Wardill recomposes text and image material from the history of ideas--such as the motives of medieval church windows or theoretical

The National Comedy Theatre Is Working "Overtime"

The National Comedy Theatre of San Antonio – the Alamo City's longest running competitive improv show – invites audiences to join them at their new home, The Overtime Theater, for a night of “good, clean fun” (Austin American-Statesman). WHEN: Every Friday, 9:30 PM WHERE: The Overtime Theater, 1216 West Avenue (between Olmos and Hildebrand) DETAILS: The National Comedy Theatre of San Antonio began performing at the Overtime Theater in March 2008; for the company's founder,

The First Sandcastle: A Novel by M. E. Delgado

\"A mesmerizing novel you always seek yet seldom find. Simply a must read.\" -- Symphony Book Reviews \"Will touch your heart from beginning to end. An intimate glimpse of what storytelling should be.\" -- University Café Readers Group \"The First Sandcastle\" clearly documents Delgado\'s impressive gift for storytelling. -- Midwest Book Review Marlo Clemente is confronted with continuous turmoil at home. His father\'s boisterous views of women haunt him, as he is told

The eBook Sale partners with Raider Publishing International

The eBook Sale, a relatively new eBook store online for almost 8 months, is both Irish owned and ran. Richie O’Brien, The eBook Sale’s President, explains “To date, we have concentrated on delivering information products, website templates and software packages to our customers but also have a goal to publish and promote quality fiction and non-fiction novels.” Raider Publishing ( was founded in 2005 by Authors and for Authors... and
05-07-2008 | Arts & Culture

WCPE “Preview!” Features Oboist Joseph Robinson

Interview to Air May 11 WAKE FOREST, N.C. (May 6, 2008)— announces today that its weekly program “Preview!” will feature an interview with oboist Joseph Robinson. The interview can be heard during the station’s Sunday, May 11 program that airs from 6-9 p.m. ET. During the program, Robinson will discuss with “Preview!” host Deana Vassar his 27-year career as Principal Oboe with the New York Philharmonic. In addition, the two

Hijinx Entertainment to Win Grand Prize

New York, NY, May 6, 2008 - Hijinx Entertainment, the New York City booker of comedians, magicians and variety artists for corporate events and parties stunned the world of show business by announcing it will win a Grand Prize in a soon to be concluded eBay auction. Hijinx, know for creating unusually fun entertainment for parties and special events, preemptively announced the big win at their downtown Manhattan headquarters on Tuesday,

Free Templates Online – Top 10 Leader Among Free Web Templates Resources Was Red …

Free Templates Online, the most complete resource of easy customizable free web templates, has freshened up its look and improved some functional features. Brooklyn, N.Y., May, 2008 -- Free Templates Online, the project for those who are starting up or renewing a website, has announced the site's redesign launching. Along with the new up-to-date design, several advanced options have been enabled to make peoples' stay on Free Templates Online more

Long Time Coming: Minnesota's Sesquicentennial

Recording Minnesota's history through scrolls of watercolor, and pen & ink by David Malcolm Scott The year of statewide celebration of Minnesota's sesquicentennial includes a special exhibit at the Nina Bliese Gallery in the financial district of Minneapolis. David Malcolm Scott is creating a new body of work in recognition of the 150th birthday of Minnesota's statehood. The subjects of his art span from a detailed view along the Mississippi by

Les McGehee "Plays Well With" San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO – Les McGehee is well known as someone who “Plays Well With Others”. Now, the founder of the National Comedy Theatre (NCT) is bringing his hit comedy show of the same name to San Antonio. \"Plays Well With Others\" is based on McGehee’s book, \"Les McGehee Plays Well With Others: A \'Grown-Up\' Handbook of Improvisation and Play\'. The book, published in 2007, is the product of

VERMONT THIS SUMMER - Professional Opera and Theater

VERMONT (Mad River Valley & Greater Burlington) – A summer escape to the Green Mountains of Vermont is simply good for the soul. The air is clean, the food is locally grown, and the entertainment is world class, yet relaxed. Two of this season’s best bets offer professional opera and theater in the Mad River Valley and Greater Burlington areas of Northern Vermont. The Green Mountain Opera Festival is

THE PUSSYBATS Videoclip shown on Filmfestival

THE PUSSYBATS “german goth n rollers” Our video ‚dead by dawn’ is not only featured on the DVD of ‚sonic seducer’ current issue, but is also shown at the ‘International Bochum Filmfest’ (Bochum , Germany, 30th of May) and ‘Jugement Night Movie’ (Wels, Österreich, 11th of May). Fabrik Drei Entertainment Linkstr.18 73230 Kirchheim / T. c/o Martin Oroszi Tel : 01781411377 eMail : Angebot Projektmanagment : Wir planen und erarbeiten komplette Projekte. VideoVision : Erarbeitung von Konzepten, entsprechende

The Museo de la Isla in Cozumel hosts Dulce-Amargo: Jackie’s ode to the Mexican …

From 9 May - 20 June 2008, the Museo de la Isla in Cozumel will host Dulce y Amargo, the exhibition of Jackie Sleper\'s artworks inspired by, and dedicated to, Mexico and to Frida Kahlo, curated by Matty Roca. Cozumel is the second Mexican location for the Dulce y Amargo exhibition which forms part of the series of exhibitions that the famous Dutch artist will be showing in Mexico in 2008

Vince Carter, Clinton Portis and Terrell Owens Support Big Tigger’s 7th Annual C …

Washington, DC (April 24, 2008) – BET host and internationally syndicated radio personality Big Tigger gains the support of celebrity heavyweights for his 7th Annual Celebrity Classic. Hailing from the NBA and NFL, celebrity athletes Vince Carter (New Jersey Nets), Caron Butler (Washington Wizards), DeShawn Stevenson (Washington Wizards), Clinton Portis (Washington Redskins) Chad Johnson (Cincinnati Bengals) and Terrell Owens (Dallas Cowboys) have joined the growing list of supporters for
05-05-2008 | Arts & Culture
Ann Tracy

Digital Art Comes to Luna’s Café in Sacramento

“Power: Lines & Shapes”, a news series of digital fine art by Ann Tracy will grace the walls of Luna’s Café, 1414 16th St., (between O & N Streets) from June 9th to July 19th . There will be a Second Saturday reception on June 14th from 5 to 7 pm. Luna’s is open Monday to Friday at 8 am and closes at 4 pm on Monday and

Strychnin Gallery London presents: In the Absence of Colour

A Group Show featuring Black & White works by over 16 international artists. Opening reception May 9th, 7 pm. Do you know if you dream in colour? Remember when all movies were black and white? Remember the days when television was black and white? Chances are that you do not. But you might remember when most computer screens were black and white, and there are still some newspapers out there

Name Dropping in South Florida - Tiffany, Jensen, Lalique, Roseville, Weller, Ne …

(BOCA RATON, FL) – Beginning Sunday May 25, Jay Kielstock, owner of J. K. Galleries in Boca Raton plans to dazzle his audience for two days with an offering of works by brand names seldom seen in these quantities in South Florida. Opening day will feature a huge helping of art, primarily European, ranging from Old Masters to contemporary. Setting the table for the feast will be over a

Strychnin Gallery Berlin presents: Fractured Fairy Tales – New Works by Lori Fie …

Opening reception for the artist on May 16th 7 p.m. Dreamy tattooed figures appear to be sleeping behind an opaque veil. Colorful animals and flowers are floating against tactile backgrounds of lace. Lori Field’s encaustic paintings are set between reality and dreams, they show us strange and mysterious worlds in which hybrid creatures such as two-headed cats with human bodies are oddly normal. Follow the white rabbit and enter wonderland –

Kristina Hughes Lead Role in Green River World Premeire on May 8th in Hollywood. …

(Los Angeles - May 1, 2008) Actor, Kristina Hughes ('Frost/Nixon', 'Old School', 'Boston Legal'), stars in the psychological thriller, 'Green River', set to premiere in Hollywood at the Laemmle Sunset 5 Theatre on May 8th, 2008 (2 showings; 7:30PM & 10:00PM). Regarding working on 'Green River' Kristina notes that it was a "liberating experience" - one that enabled her to create dynamic character traits lined with a disturbing undertone of
05-05-2008 | Arts & Culture

Bettye Zoller Shares Advice on Getting Audiobook Narration Work

Toronto, Canada (VOICES.COM) April30 – Bettye Zoller, narrator, voice acting coach and author, is lecturing this week on the Voice Over Experts Podcast, the most downloaded and subscribed to educational podcast for aspiring and professional voice actors. Voice Over Experts is a weekly audio program that features top voice over instructors from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The podcast is a community service provided by

JoJo Styles Renews His Love for Latin Instrumental Jazz on Two Releases

JoJo currently has two instrumental releases, Bossa Nuevo Vol. 1-Light of Love (Cool Groove, Hot Guitar) and Bossa Nuevo Vol. 2-The Offering. The companion CDs focus on the artists’ penchant for Latin-Instrumental-Jazz. Oakland, CA, May 02, 2008 -- JoJo Styles got inspiration from living in the Bay Area during rock music’s most pivotal and productive times, the 60s. JoJo had the opportunity to see Hendrix, Santana, Miles Davis, John McLaughlin,

American Laundromat Seeks New Original Songs By Unsigned Bands

Unsigned Bands Can Earn A Spot On “Songs For Film & TV 2” A Globally Distributed Compilation CD Mystic, CT - May 1, 2008; American Laundromat Records invites unsigned artists and bands to submit for consideration an original song(s) for an upcoming compilation CD titled “Songs For Film & TV - Volume 2”. The CD will be released on American Laundromat Records and distributed worldwide at retail, online and through iTunes.

Debbie Scott, Former Member of Savoy Recording Artist Five Stars Of Baltimore, L …

Debbie Scott has been singing gospel music most of her life. Her ministry was recognized nationally when she was tapped as a member of Savoy recording artist The Five Stars of Baltimore. Touring the country and singing behind some of gospel’s greats such as the Mighty Clouds of Joy, The Caravans and the Five Blind Boys of Alabama. Since then, the Deaconess of Set The Captives Free

Terranova Editores publica nueva colección poética del aclamado escritor Martín …

La pluma de Martín Espada se ha situado "en el cruce de diversos intereses y contenidos no literarios" como ha sido el activismo, la etnicidad, las leyes, la inmigración y el colonialismo", sin embargo, su poesía es prueba inequóvoca de que "puede volverse más efectiva políticamente con un trabajo artístico superior", según ha comentado el profesor César Salgado de la Universidad de Austin en Texas, traductor y antólogo del nuevo

Document style videos inspired by the appeal of the Cloverfield movie to be show …

Victoria, BC, Canada – Brad Johnson, Internet entrepreneur and YouTube analyst, announces the launch of his newest website, A YouTube clone video network site that allows Internet filmmakers to upload and showcase videos that meet the allure of documented-style movies; such as Cloverfield and The Blair Witch Project. With the success of the movie Cloverfield grossing over 80 million dollars domestically, Brad Johnson feels that movies such as this are

"The gift of diversity", Intercultural Theatre Storytelling Festival II Edition …

The Intercultural Theatre Storytelling Laboratory Presents "The gift of diversity" - Intercultural Theatre Storytelling Festival II Edition - Rome, May 8-24 2008 The idea: Interculture means confront, exchange and communication among diverse cultures, towards an opened view and a larger dialogue between differences, against each discrimination. However, somehow, privileging interest to origins and traditions of the person that we meet - even if he is rich and amazing - and that normally we call a

Over There/Over Here in San Pedro Addresses Military Service and the Perils of W …

Randa Walker, Reggie Willis, Travis Mitchell, Julius Verin, Roberta McMillan, Jimmi James, Fatin Saeed, Ryan Verin and Andrea Ivory comprise the ensemble cast in the West Coast Premiere of Over There/Over Here at Warner Grand Theatre opening May 29. The play centers on Marcus Jackson, who enlists in the Army in order to avoid gang life and drug dealing in his neighborhood of Crown Heights. He finds the same situations

Terra Incognita Exhibit and Reception Opens at Canandaigua Art Gallery Pat Rini …

Photo and ceramic art explodes into an uncharted visual discovery with two artists. Terra Incognita shows the works of photographer Patricia Wilder and Ceramic artist Richard Aerni. The show runs May 1sth to June 1st, with an opening reception Friday, May 2 from 6-8pm at Pat Rini Rohrer Gallery in Canandaigua. Terra Incognita, is the Latin term for \"unknown land\", used for regions that have not been mapped or

From Artisans to Artists - Queens Interior Products Manufacturer Hosts Art Event …

April 24, 2008 - Throughout history, many of the most memorable fine artists were also professional artisans of fine crafts, or commercial artists. Whether out of necessity to support their artistic endeavors, or personal interest, the skills and craftsmanship cultivated by these more commercial pursuits served to enrich and enhance the quality of the artwork produced by these well-rounded artists. Michelangelo, one of the artists for whom the term “Renaissance

Scenery by Soprano hosts new New Finger Lakes Art Exhibit with a Reception

Finger Lakes Artist Judy Soprano will exhibit her art with a free reception at Finger Lakes Gallery and Frame in Canandaigua on Friday, May 16, 2008 from 5 to 9pm. The event is free and there will be wine and food. The show runs until June 27th. Educated at S.U.N.Y. at Brockport, Judy still stays active in the Finger Lakes art community by teaching and belonging to
04-28-2008 | Arts & Culture

WCPE “Preview!” Features Women’s Voices Chorus

WCPE “Preview!” Features Women’s Voices Chorus Interview with New Director to Air April 27, 2008 WAKE FOREST, N.C. (April 25, 2008)—WCPE,, announces today that its weekly program Preview! will feature an interview with Allan Friedman, artistic director of the Women’s Voices Chorus. The interview will air during the station’s Sunday, April 27 program that runs from 6-9 p.m. ET. During the program, WCPE “Great Sacred Music” host Ken Hoover and Friedman will


Pure Live Breaks Volume 1 is a new Sample Pack from Inspiration Sounds. It features original and contemporary drumloops performed by international session drummer, Gary Widlake. The content is ideal for use in a wide variety of genres including breakbeat, pop, rock, hip hop, funk, soul, rnb and many other styles of music. Pure Live Breaks 1 includes over 270MB of ‘rough and ready’ drumloops recorded at tempos from 95-130

Wolfsword Press Launches Conclave - A Journal of Character

New journal focuses on character-driven writing and photography CHICAGO, Illinois - April 25, 2008 - A group of writers who met as competitors in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award contest, have evolved into collaborators on a new literary magazine, Conclave: A Journal of Character. Conclave is an annual print journal that focuses on character-driven writing in contemporary fiction, nonfiction, dramatic excerpts, poetry, and photography. Eager to showcase some of the talent from
04-25-2008 | Arts & Culture

Web-Native PhotoHand Artists Take Orders for Custom Wedding Albums Online

New York, April 25 - - PhotoHand, a progressive digital image design company, takes the lead in custom wedding album design by completely \"webbying\" its customer communication and internal operations. The result – Barnes & Noble quality coffee table books produced within two weeks at half the customary price. \"Our photographer clients have long appreciated our ability to balance artistic quality and affordability, and now we are adding convenience to

Global Search for the New Original Harry Potter Jr. Launches on

Remake of cult classic “Troll” commences casting call for its lead role “Harry Potter Jr.” and his sister “Wendy Anne Potter” Los Angeles, CA: Veteran producer Steve Waterman (Alvin and the Chipmunks) is poised to begin work on a remake of the 1986 cult movie “Troll”. Award winning director John Buechler will return as the film’s director. “Twenty two years following Troll’s original release, I am thrilled to be recasting for the

Three Kisses - When Terrorism Hits Close To Home

What happens when a member of Al Qaeda secretly enters our midst? In Heath Daniels new book, Three Kisses, readers are taken on a wild pursuit of a traitor, across borders and through some of the government’s top secret operations. With the help of the premier medical technology and a Russian doctor, Al Qaeda is able to duplicate a U.S. Army officer, creating a free ticket onto U.S. soil.
04-22-2008 | Arts & Culture

Phyllis K. Day Knows Where to Place the X on the Voice Over Experts Podcast

Toronto, Canada (VOICES.COM) April 21 – Phyllis K. Day, voice actor, technical writer and consultant, was the featured presenter this past week on the Voice Over Experts Podcast sponsored by, the voice over marketplace. Voice Over Experts is the most downloaded and subscribed to educational podcast series for beginner and professional voice actors on the Internet. In Phyllis’ podcast \"The Layers of Your Voice”, students learn that there is

Mother's Day Charity Event at Times Square Grammy Nominee Chrisette Michele to a …

(Times Square - New York, NY, USA) April 21, 2008 Grammy nominee Chrisette Michele will hold a special performance on Sunday, May 11th for Mother\'s Day to benefit victims of Kidney Disease which is rising among women and afflicts over 13% of Americans Nationwide. The charity benefit event at Times Square Arts Center, hosted by Radio personality Kim Kane will feature Chrisette and several surprise musical guests. Over
04-21-2008 | Arts & Culture

Artfact Launching Live Auction Market

Following Tuesday’s announcement by eBay that it will exit the live online auction business, Artfact today announced the launch of Artfact Live!, including an online bidding platform and audio/video broadcast services. Artfact Live! is a next-generation online marketplace connecting the world’s 1,000 leading auction houses with the 6 million most active collectors and dealers of art, antiques, and fine collectibles. Artfact Live! integrates RFC Systems, Artfact’s leading auction

A "Mama" of a Festival

Moms in San Antonio will enjoy their turn to play on Mother’s Day weekend, as “Moms Who Rock” take the stage for the Alamo City’s first annual Mamapalooza Festival. WHEN: Saturday, May 10, 2008, 10AM - 7PM WHERE: Blue Bubble Ballroom 9315 N. Broadway (just outside Loop 410) DETAILS: Magic 105.3, the Creative Arts Studio of San Antonio (CASSA), The Motherhood Foundation, PrimaDonna Productions, and Rome Talent Agency present the Mamapalooza Festival, an annual celebration of

GMW appointed Art 2live4 Gallery to decorate their new premises in Bruchsal, Ger …

GMW, one of the leading temporary employment agencies in Southern Germany, appointed Art 2live4 Gallery to set up an aesthetic room decoration for their new office in Bruchsal, near Karlsruhe/ Germany. GMW selected pictures from our photographers Martin Gommel, Sabine Thier, Hans Joachim Conrad, Olano Riveira and Steven Stevenson. All photos are mounted onto Dibond with an acrylic glass plate applied on top. This high quality material guarantees an extraordinary brilliance

Nu Pop Art by Airco Caravan

NEW YORK, NY -The Agora Gallery (530 West 25th Street, Chelsea, New York, NY, 10001) is proud to present Airco Caravan in Modern Incarnations. Scheduled to run from April 18th through May 8th the collection will feature a captivating selection of Airco Caravan\'s new works. Exhibition Dates: April 18, 2008 through May 8, 2008 Opening Reception: Thursday, April 24, 2008, 6-8 pm Gallery Location: 530 West 25th Street, Chelsea, New York Gallery Hours: Tues

The Silent Cry - Yasmin Shirali

NEW YORK, NY -The Agora Gallery (530 West 25th Street, Chelsea, New York, NY, 10001) is proud to present Yasmin Shirali in Tripping the Light Fantastic- The Fine Art Photography Exhibition. Scheduled to run from April 18th through May 8th the collection will feature a captivating selection of Yasmin Shirali\'s passionate images. Exhibition Dates: April 18, 2008 through May 8, 2008 Opening Reception: Thursday, April 24, 2008, 6-8 pm Gallery Location: 530 West

Author Feather Schwartz Foster to Discuss The Wilson Wives at Sussex County AAUW

SPARTA, NJ – Ellen Axson Wilson and Edith Bolling Galt Wilson , the two dearly beloved wives of President Woodrow Wilson will be the subject of a lecture and book signing at the Sussex County Chapter of the AAUW on Saturday, April 19, 2008 at a noon luncheon.. Author Feather Schwartz Foster, a New Jersey resident, will be discussing both of these interesting women featured in her book

Benisour is the Boss of the Mixtape

N Music recording artist Benisour releases his latest mixtape, “Bosses Only”, hosted & mixed by DJ GQ. Miami, Florida US – April 15, 2008 – N Music recording artist, Benisour continues with his acceptance into industry, penetrating over 20k copies of his latest mixtape, “Bosses Only” into major markets across the US. DJ GQ hosts and mixes a blend of 17 tracks that show Benisour’s versatility and ability to make

Provocative new book challenges today’s childrearing practices, earns critical p …

CINCINNATI—In her latest book, Ships Without A Shore: America’s Undernurtured Children, Anne R. Pierce submits that today’s childrearing trends may just spell the death of childhood—the crucial stage in human development. Pierce takes a hard look at the emerging data on the effects of day care and the hyper-structuring of children’s lives with endless activities. She analyzes our shifting moral-philosophical priorities and exposes the fractured condition of our families. Recently published

Stevie Culture and Half Pint – Touring the US April-May 2008

Half Pint “No Stress Express Tour” Featuring Stevie Culture, Itawe & The Yellow Wall Dub Squad San Francisco, CA - April 2008 - As the lead singer for The S.A.N.E. Band (Jamaica's top band during the 1990s) Stevie Culture had performed as the opening act for many Reggae artists such as: Shaggy, Anthony B, Sizzla, Third World, UB40, Steel Pulse, Culture, Burning Spear, The Wailers and Alton Ellis. Now is
04-15-2008 | Arts & Culture
Phil Kirk

Phil Kirk to Give Wine Presentation at Dennis Vineyards April 10

RALEIGH, N.C. (April 9, 2008) -- Phil Kirk, vice president for external relations at Catawba College, public speaker and consultant, will be the featured guest at the Stanly Community College wine seminar this Thursday, April 10 at Dennis Vineyards in Albemarle. Kirk will deliver a talk on the economic impact of the wine and grape industry in North Carolina. "So many people are unaware of the great impact wine
04-14-2008 | Arts & Culture

WCPE Offers Special Programming Honoring Passover

WCPE offers special programming for Feast of Seder WAKE FOREST, N.C. (April 11, 2008)—WCPE’s "Great Sacred Music" host Ken Hoover announces that the station will air special programming at 6 p.m. ET on April 19 honoring the Feast of Seder on Passover. “It is a solemn and joyful celebration of God’s mercy in sparing the Jews from the plagues sent upon the Egyptians,” says Hoover. “WCPE’s observance is full

Monograph published of the artist Katarina Vavrová

A fantastic book (monograph) has now been published about the Slovakian artist Katarina Vavrová and her art. The publication of the book will even further promote Vavrová as an up and coming international artist. We strongly feel that one name to remember in the field of art is Katarina Vavrová. You rarely come across anything as beautiful and capturing as her art. Once you have seen it you will

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