Friday April 26 2013
Taste of the Nation, an evening of wine, food and cocktails on April 29
Eat and drink with NYC's culinary stars at the 26th annual Taste of the Nation culinary charity event.
Tour New York's vineyards with Vintage Bicycle Tours
Hop aboard a tandem or hybrid bicycle and gain access to vineyard fields and indulge in unlimited refreshments.
Tickets to The Gong Show Live on May 2
was $35, now $21 VIEW OFFER
Have a drink and some tacos at a guacamole-making party
was $45, now $22 VIEW OFFER
Enjoy six cocktails the DeKalb Classic cocktail...
Due to an overwhelming demand, we extended our registration until tonight.Upcoming event information: 5th Annual CHBP Mother's Day Fashion Show Lunch at The Hilton - Naples; 5111 Tamiami Trail N, Naples, FL 34103 Date: Saturday, April 27, 2013 11:00 AM EDT
5th Annual CHBP Mother's Day Fashion Show Lunch
All the proceeds will be used to fund scholarships for Latino young adults into the Youth Leadership Collier program hosted by the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce.
Youth Leadership Collier is a six-day intensive program that begins with a weekend of team-building activities. After the first weekend, participants will interact in daily sessions designed to give...
CANCER SURVIVOR DANIEL JACOBS AND
GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS TO HOST
ALEX'S LEMONADE STAND TO RAISE MONEY
FOR KIDS' CANCER FIGHT AT BARCLAYS CENTER
WEIGH-IN ON FRIDAY, APRIL 26
Jacobs Set To Fight This Saturday Night At Barclays Center in Brooklyn on the Undercard of the Unified Super Lightweight World Championship Between Danny Garcia and Zab Judah
BROOKLYN, N.Y, April 26 - The title of "Cancer Survivor" is the most important accolade Daniel "Miracle Man" Jacobs will ever earn, and this Friday, Jacobs and Golden Boy Promotions will be assisting others in reaching that milestone as well. In...
April 26, 2013
MEDIA CONTACTMichelle Tabnick, (646) 765-4773,
RG Dance Projects presents
We Fall Down, We Get Up
May 17-18, 2013
RG Dance Projects presents We Fall Down, We Get Up featuring three pieces from choreographer and Artistic Director Rubén Graciani on May 17, 2013 at 8pm and May 18, 2013 at 3pm and 8pm at the Martha Graham Center for Contemporary Dance's Studio Theater at Westbeth, 55 Bethune Street, 11th Floor, NYC. Tickets are $20 ($15 for students, seniors, and artists) and can be purchased atwww.artful.ly/store/events/1111.
The evening will include two works from the repertory - Swing and a Miss set...
PRESS CONTACTS:Laura Farmer, 410.783.8024lfarmer@BSOmusic.orgAlyssa Porambo,
Carlos Kalmar leads the BSO in Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet, May 23-25
French pianist Jean-Philippe Collard performs Saint-Saens’ Third Piano Concerto
Baltimore, Md. (April 26, 2013) – Carlos Kalmar leads the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) in selections of Prokofiev’s passionate Romeo and Juliet onThursday, May 23 and Friday, May 24 at 8 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and Saturday, May 25 at 8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore. The program also features Narong Prangcharoen’s Phenomenon and Saint-Saëns’ Piano Concerto No. 3 performed by pianist Jean-Philippe Collard. Please see below for complete program details.The most famous love story of all time, Romeo and Juliet, was written over four-hundred years ago, yet...
For Release: April 26, 2013 Contact: Katherine E. Johnson(212) 875-5718;
NY Philharmonic Young People's ConcertsMusic with an Accent: "World's Fair" Saturday, May 25, 2013Assistant Conductor Case ScaglioneTo Lead Works by Bernstein, Handel,Copland, Rimsky-Korsakov, Stravinsky,and Paul Rissmann
The fourth and final New York Philharmonic Young People’s Concert (YPC) of the 2012–13 season will take place Saturday, May 25, 2013, at 2:00 p.m., led by Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Case Scaglione; the host will be composer Paul Rissmann in his Philharmonic debut. “World’s Fair” — which concludes Music with an Accent, this season’s series that examines how composers express various cultures through the orchestra — will explore festive music from around the world, and...
Coming soon to BAC! Hiam Abbass and Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine star in Phèdre les oiseaux (Phaedra the birds), a new theater work based on the Greek figures Phaedra and Hippolytus. Going beyond a retelling of their tragic story, Phèdre les oiseauxreimagines this tale of forbidden love, examining through a modern lens themes of morality, sexual intrigue, and betrayal that inhabit cultural myths.
Phèdre les oiseaux is an international theater project, assembling its Greek chorus from each city where it is presented. The work's N.Y. Premiere at BAC features community performers from the group Haïtian-Americans in Action.
Phèdre les oiseaux (Phaedra...
Brooklyn Museum Acquires Monumental Wall Hanging by African Artist El Anatsui
Brooklyn, NY--April 26, 2013. A monumental wall hanging by African artist El Anatsui--made by converting found materials into a unique medium somewhere between sculpture and painting--has been acquired by the Brooklyn Museum in a purchase from the Jack Shainman Gallery. Black Block(2010) is currently on view at the Museum through August 4 in the critically acclaimed exhibition Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui; it consists of two panels, each measuring 207 1/2 by 135 7/8 inches. The large-scale work reveals Anatsui testing the aesthetic limits of his invented medium. In this...
The Recording Academy® Statement Re: George JonesApril 26, 2013 “Two-time GRAMMY® Award winner and Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient George Jones was a true icon of country music. From honky-tonk tunes to country ballads, he recorded numerous hits over his legendary half-century career, including “White Lightning,” “Still Doin’ Time” and the enduring classic “He Stopped Loving Her Today,” which is considered one of the most revered songs of the genre. The music community has lost a gifted and cherished artist. His legacy will continue to be celebrated for generations to come, and our heartfelt thoughts and condolences go out to...
TODAY: FREE PRETZEL, 19TH CENTURY EXPO, WASABLANCA, BOYLESQUE FEST
TODAY: FREE PRETZEL, 19TH CENTURY EXPO, WASABLANCA, BOYLESQUE FEST
Posted: 26 Apr 2013 10:08 AM PDT
around town today6pm: literary website and podcast the lit show hosts 'daily rituals', an evening of reading and discussion with authors heidi julavits (the believer, the vanishers), ben greenman (new yorker), sam lipsyte (the ask, the fun parts), mason currey (daily rituals), and host joe fassler. powerhouse arena, free. >>doors 7:30pm: lazyeyes, wim, and speck mountain play cameo, $8-10 >>7:30-11pm: the brooklyn contra dance party returns to brooklyn lyceum with caller joe depaolo and live music from vertical expression. coordination and...
OH, BABY! IT’S A “BABY DADDY” MARATHON ON ABC FAMILY
ABC Family to Air All Ten Episodes from the Hit Original Comedy’s First Season
Monday, May 27th, 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET/PT
Burbank, CA – (April 26, 2013) – Grab your favorite blankie and cozy up on the couch for a Memorial Day “Baby Daddy” marathon on ABC Family. On Monday, May 27th, viewers can catch up on all ten episodes from Season 1, airing in order from 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET/PT. The second season of “Baby Daddy” premieres on Wednesday, May 29th,...
Friday, April 26th
Giveaway: Win A Stokke Xplory Stroller ($1099.99)
In partnership with apple seeds, we're giving away an adjustable, high-design Stokke stroller to one lucky reader. Enter Here
2013's Best Car Seats
Our annual roundup includes 14 new car seat models with a premium on safety and comfort.View Slideshow
Baby Fever Breakthrough
Cool new gadget: When your baby feels hot, the Vera Temp Non-Contact Thermometer allows you to take their temperature without ever touching their skin! More Here
New York Family Partner:The Good Home Co.
Our products combine natural ingredients and fine fragrances, making cleaning a luxurious and environmentally friendly experience...
Bolshoi's Romeo and Juliet: Grigorovich revived the ballet inspired by Prima Ballerina Natalia Bessmertnova, his real-life Juliet
Based on the play by William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet is one of the most popular ballets and love stories in the world. Originally commissioned by the Kirov Ballet in 1934, Sergei Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet is now considered to be his most valued piece of work because of the high melodic inspiration, the great myriad of rhythms and repeating motifs, and the two protagonists that make fatal sacrifices for their love.
In 1978, then-Artistic Director of the Bolshoi, Yuri Grigorovich,...
April 26, 2013
SCHEDULED GUESTS ON ABC’S “JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE,” APRIL 29 - MAY 3
“Jimmy Kimmel Live” airs every weeknight (11:35-12:37 a.m., ET) and features a diverse lineup of guests that include celebrities, athletes, musical acts, comedians and human interest subjects, along with comedy bits and a house band.
Following are the episodes scheduled to air the week of April 29-May 3 (subject to change):
1. Actor Martin Short 2. Actress Leah Remini (“Family Tools”) 3. Musical guest Zac Brown Band
1. Jon Favreau (“Iron Man 3”)...
April 26, 2013
Quick Take for Thursday, April 25, 2013
(Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings)
ABC Claims Thursday’s Top 2 Dramas in Adults 18-49, as “Scandal” is on Track to Finish as the Week’s No. 1 10pm Drama for its 10th Straight Original Telecast
“Grey’s” More the Doubles its Adult 18-49 Lead-in to Dominate its 9pm Competitors
Hitting a Series High and Up 40% Over its Same Night Year-Ago Telecast, ABC’s “Scandal” is the No. 1 Series in its Slot for its 13th Straight Original in Adults 18-49
Thursday Night (8:00-11:00 p.m.)...
News Release | May 2, 2013
Patricia Kiernan Johnson, Director of Marketing and Communications
OVER 400 OPERA PROFESSIONALS TO CONVENE FOR OPERA AMERICA’S
OPERA CONFERENCE 2013: OPERA OUT OF BOUNDS
MAY 7–11: VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA
Vancouver Opera to Co-Host
In Association with Opera.ca and Opera Volunteers International
Special One-Day Companion Symposium to be Held in New York City
at the National Opera Center on May 8
Seven Sessions of Field-wide Impact to be Streamed Live at operaamerica.org
New York, NY—OPERA America, the national...
Welcome to your new addiction....
Show Mom how much you care with dinner at the Half Shell May 10, 11, & 12 All day/each day, Mother's Day weekend! A fabulous meal perfect for every Mother presented by Half Shell Oyster House. Treat her to the Filet and Lobster Mornay; a filet medallion served over a bed of Parmesan matchstick potatoes topped with succulent lobster meat and Mornay sauce. Served with a salad and Mom's favorite side. Your Mother will be sure to enjoy the beautiful atmosphere and New Orleans ambiance from our gorgeous dining room or outdoor patio.
Located at 1991...
April 26, 2013
HIGHLIGHTS FOR ABC NEWS’ “GOOD MORNING AMERICA,” APRIL 29 - MAY 3
The following report highlights the programming of ABC’s “Good Morning America” during the week of April 29, – May 3, 2013. “Good Morning America” is a two-hour, live program anchored by Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos. Josh Elliott is the news anchor, Lara Spencer is lifestyle anchor and Sam Champion is the weather anchor. The morning news program airs MONDAY-FRIDAY (7:00-9:00 a.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Highlights of the week include:
MONDAY, APRIL 29 – Actor...
April 26, 2013
ABC’S “THE VIEW” KICKS OFF TWO NEW SEGMENTS
WITH WHOOPI GOLDBERG, APRIL 29 - MAY 3
The Doctors Are in the House All Next Week
Celebrity Guest Co-Hosts Include Jenny McCarthy and Debi Gutierrez,
And Lance Bass Co-Hosts “Guy Day Friday” on April 26
“The View,” a live, one-hour daily talk show from ABC (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET), features Daytime Emmy Award-winning hosts Barbara Walters, Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd. It’s the original forum in which real women discuss everyday issues, share their opinions and engage in...
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 6pm
The Collegiate Chorale presents
Spring 2013 Benefit:
Song of Norway
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 6pm
Auctioneer Steve Rosen and many of the artists:
Jason Danieley, Alexandra Silber, Santino Fontana, Walter Charles, Anita Gillette, David Garrison, Judy Kaye, Jim Dale, Tom Gold Dance, Joe Mohan, and Ted Sperling.
Frances Beatty Adler, Page Ashley, Rima Ayas and Ronald Moore, Susan Baker and Michael Lynch, Mary Basquin, Roxanne Brandt, Susan and David Brownwood, Juliana Chen, Jennifer Collins, Lois Conway, Judith-Ann Corrente and Willem Kooyker, Mary Cronson, Al J. Daniel, Jr., Elisabeth...
Press Contact: Cathy Steel, email@example.comNY NOW Press Information
SUMMER 2013 DEBUT OF NY NOW FEATURES NEW COLLECTIONS, NEW FLOOR PLAN & EXTENDED SHOW HOURS
WHITE PLAINS, NY, April 26, 2013… Following a multi-year reorganization and recently announced strategic rebranding, the summer 2013 edition of NY NOW®, the Market for Home & Lifestyle (formerly NYIGF®) will debut August 17-21, 2013, with its 2,800+ exhibitors, 100,000 products, and 400+ product categories showcased in four new market collections – HOME, LIFESTYLE, HANDMADE and NEW! – and will introduce a synergistic new exhibit floor layout and extended show hours. “This is one of those ‘pivotal’ moments in...
August 18-20, 2013, Pier 94Co-located with NY NOW® (formerly NYIGF)
Press Contact: Cathy Steel,
SEMINARS & SPECIAL EVENTS AMONG HIGHLIGHTS OF THIRD SEMI-ANNUAL EDITION OF ARTISAN RESOURCE™
WHITE PLAINS, NY, April 26, 2013… A four-day schedule of educational sessions and special events will be offered during Artisan Resource™, a first-of-its-kind market offering U.S.-based importers, direct import retailers and wholesalers the opportunity to meet with international artisanal producers, August 18-20, 2013, at Passenger Ship Terminal Pier 94 in New York City. “These programs are designed to orient Artisan Resource exhibitors to U.S. market trends, etiquette and opportunities while also providing...
TELEMUNDO’S 2013 “BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS PRESENTED BY STATE FARM®” DELIVERS OVER 1.3 MILLION ADULTS 18-49, UP 2% VERSUS LAST YEAR
The Award Show Ranked #1 in New York and Miami, Regardless of Language, #3 in Los Angeles outperforming ABC and FOX, and #2 in Houston outranking all English language stations
Telemundo Tops “Scandal” in ABC and “American Idol” in FOX as the #1 Broadcast Network on TrendrrTV Chart
MIAMI – April 26, 2013 – Last night’s exclusive broadcast of Telemundo’s 2013 Billboard...
April 26, 2013
SEVEN REMAINING COUPLES COMPETE FOR IMMUNITY DURING
“LATIN NIGHT” ON “DANCING WITH THE STARS,” MONDAY, APRIL 29
Latin Music Superstar Juanes to Perform Monday
Michael Bublé to Perform on “Dancing with the Stars the Results Show,” Tuesday, April 30
“Episode 1607 & 1607A” – It’s Latin Night on “Dancing with the Stars,” as seven remaining couples take to the ballroom floor and perform to a Latin-inspired hit,MONDAY, APRIL 29 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET).In a new twist and another “Dancing with the Stars” first, the couple with the highest overall score for...
FOR SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013
Rep. Mike Rogers, R – Michigan, Chair, Intelligence Committee
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger, D – Maryland, ranking member, Intelligence Committee
Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D – Illinois, member, Intelligence Committee
Jeffrey Goldberg, national correspondent, The Atlantic, columnist, Bloomberg View
George Will, ABC News
Donna Brazile, ABC News contributor, Democratic strategist
Matthew Dowd, ABC News political analyst, ABC News special correspondent
Newt Gingrich, R – Former House Speaker, 2012 Republican Presidential candidate
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, D – Los Angeles, California
Top members of the House Intelligence...
May 2013 Programming Highlights
*All programming subject to change*
**Episodes premiere on the Disney Junior block on Disney Channel**
Thursday, May 2
Original Series – Episode Premiere
Henry Hugglemonster "Carried Away/Monster in Charge"
(5:00 PM – 5:30PM ET/PT)Premieres on Disney Junior Channel
"Carried Away" – Henry invites talent show judge, Mr. Growl, to the house for dinner in hopes of convincing him to allow Daddo to participate in the talent contest.
"Monster in Charge" – When Momma and Daddo go out for the night, they leave Cobby in charge of his siblings and his power quickly goes...
DATE: APRIL 26, 2013
FROM: TODD BRODGINSKI/MITCH SCHNEIDER/MARCEE RONDAN
ZAPPA FAMILY TRUSTANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF THREE FRANK ZAPPA ALBUMSALL ON VINYL:
‘FINER MOMENTS’ OUT NOW WITH‘FREAK OUT!’ AND ‘OVER-NITE SENSATION’TO FOLLOW THIS JUNE
With the rights to all of groundbreaking composer Frank Zappa’s music back home with the ZAPPA FAMILY TRUST, fans can look forward to more freshly remastered music being released on vinyl.
Last week (4/16), they released a vinyl version of Frank Zappa’s Finer Moments, which was recorded in the early 1970s, but not released until 2012. Fans can find it here: http://www.amazon.com/Finer-Moments-Frank-Zappa/dp/B00AF6B2IS
In June, look for new vinyl versions of Frank Zappa’s 1966 debut album Freak Out! and Over-Nite...
ESTE DOMINGO EN “ENFOQUE CON JOSÉ DÍAZ-BALART” (12PM/11AM C): LA DIRECTORA DE POLÍTICA NACIONAL DE LA CASA BLANCA, CECILIA MÚÑOZ, REVELA LA AGENDA DEL PRESIDENTE OBAMA EN SU VENIDERO VIAJE A MÉXICO Y COSTA RICA, Y EL CONGRESISTA DAVID VALDAO (R-CA) DISCUTE LA REFORMA MIGRATORIA
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ADEMÁS, UNA EMOTIVA CONVERSACIÓN CON EL CANTANTE JOSÉ JOSÉ SOBRE EL PRESTIGIOSO RECONOCIMIENTO DURANTE LOS PREMIOS BILLBOARD DE LA MUSICA LATINA COMO HOMENAJE A SU CARRERA. Y DESDE DALLAS, TEXAS, UN REPORTE ESPECIAL SOBRE LA INAUGURACIÓN...
May 2, 2013
Madison Square Garden Entertainment
Two Pennsylvania Plaza
New York, NY 10121-0091
MSG ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS
The following sports, entertainment and special events are being produced or promoted by Madison Square Garden Entertainment in the Madison Square Garden Arena, The Theater at Madison Square Garden, the Beacon Theatre and Radio City Music Hall as well as stages across the world.
April 27, 2013 – 8:00PM (Beacon)
MEDIA CONTACT: Kharisma Mitchell,
, (201) 927-8058
TICKETS: $49.50, $60.50, $99.40
April 28, 2013 – 8:00PM (Beacon)
MEDIA CONTACT: David Chesler, 215-238-0100 x 22,
HEATED RIVALS DANNY GARCIA & ZAB JUDAH ARE KEPT APART, BUT BOTH MAKE THE WEIGHT;
PETER QUILLIN & FERNANDO GUERRERO HIT NUMBER ON THEIR SECOND ATTEMPTS
To Watch Weigh-In (and Thursday's Press Conference),
World Championship Doubleheader From Barclays Center in Brooklyn
Tomorrow, Saturday, April 27, LIVE on SHOWTIME
Tickets Still On Sale
Click HERE To Download Weigh-In Photos
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (April 26, 2013) - Both undefeated Unified Super Lightweight World Champion Danny "Swift" Garcia and former Two-Division World Champion Zab Judahweighed in separately Friday, and made the weight. Undefeated WBO Middleweight World Champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin and challenger Fernando Guerrero weighed...