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New York Youth Symphony and New Jersey Youth Symphony Launch Artist Stories Series

2020-07-02 | A weekly virtual conversation series featuring Black artists discussing the importance of equity, inclusion, and representation in the classical music world and music industry.


Wake Up With Marci's First Ever 4th of July Music Special! The Talk Show About Transformation and Triumph Will Share The Stories of Hope and Healing Through Music

2020-06-26 | "My guests are living proof that it is possible to heal and that difficult situations do not have to define you...I hope viewers find strength, hope and their purpose through these stories." - Marci Hopkins


Isabella Rossellini, Chris Robinson and Other Playing Webathon to Raise Support for Endangered Music Venues

2020-06-25 | The Independent Music Venue Alliance (IMVA) is bringing together over twenty artists for "Because The Night," a three-hour livestream event to help raise funds for San Francisco Bay Area nightlife.


Vyre Network Presents; It's Español

2020-06-23 | Vyre Network is proud to present the newest channel addition to the network; Its Español. The channel aims to include the Latino community by offering full Spanish speaking films and shows to their global audience.


American Council of the Blind Announces Audio Description Awards

2020-06-19 | Winners Include Disney+, United Airlines, Broadway Sacramento, and the National Park Service's Michele Hartley


Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts Launches "Wednesday Webinars at Wharton"

2020-06-17 | A Weekly Virtual Workshop Series Featuring Broadway Stars, Music Industry Veterans, and More to Benefit Scholarship Fund.


Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts to Receive $15,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

2020-06-12 | National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Mary Anne Carter announced an Art Works award to the Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts for the Paterson Music Project's Saturday Community Music Program.


Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards Extends Registration Deadline and Announces its 2020-2021 Awards Ceremony

2020-06-09 | The actual 2020-2021 awards ceremony is planned for Monday, March 22, 2021 at Queens College's Lefrak Concert Hall of the Kupferberg Center for the Arts in New York. Registration is open till August 31; works can be submitted till September 30, 2020


New Jersey Youth Symphony One of 28 U.S. Orchestras to Receive Catalyst Fund Grants from League of American Orchestras To Advance Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Within Their Organization

2020-06-06 | The League of American Orchestras has awarded a $18,760 grant to the New Jersey Youth Symphony to strengthen their understanding of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) and to help transform organizational culture.


Summer Jazz Workshop Brings Technology and Top Jazz Educators Together in Online Learning Program

2020-06-03 | Julius Tolentino leads the virtual JTole Summer Jazz Workshop at the New Jersey Youth Symphony, July 13-25. More information and registration available at www.WhartonArtsOnline.org.


Red Light Lit teaming with Light Rail Station to Livestream Readings with Popular Authors, Musicians

2020-06-01 | The popular reading series will livestream a series of readings with poets, authors and musicians playing together at safe social distances


New Dance-Themed Romance Explores Classism and Grief

2020-05-28 | Wren Valentino's Debut Novelette 'Fast Beat' Goes Deep


Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts Offers Summer Jazz Listening Hour Online

2020-05-27 | A month-long survey of Jazz history begins June 29 and will explore classic as well as rare, live unissued recordings generally unavailable to the public. Registration available at www.WhartonArtsOnline.org.


Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts Launches Nationwide Online Learning Platform with its Summer Program Offerings

2020-05-15 | Wharton has cultivated an online space for creativity, community, and collaboration through an array of affordable summer activities for all ages. Online programs can be found at www.WhartonArtsOnline.org


Musicians Join Forces from Home to Virtually Produce a Patriotic Call-to-Action Theme Song, "Ameri-Can", to Honor and Benefit First Responders

2020-05-11 | Proceeds raised from downloads, streams and donations are for the benefit First Responder Programs. Available in online stores May 11th.


Live Show Featuring Broadway Talent Benefiting Local Bay Area Theatre Companies Affected By COVID-19 - Bay Area Theatre Live!

2020-05-07 | Bay Area Theatre Live! is bringing together over 20 Broadway and Bay Area Stars performing for a LIVE audience via YouTube and Facebook. All in an effort to raise money for Bay Area Theatre Companies affected by COVID-19.


Actor-Director-Producer, Carl Gilliard Makes the Best of the Challenging Times Creates Six-Episode Series, Two Degrees: The Series

2020-05-06 | Veteran actor, Carl Gilliard develops six-episode series starring Carl Gilliard, LaTonya Black Gilliard, as well as appearances from a host of notables, including Kym Whitley, Bill Duke, Kellita Smith, Michael Beach, and Wendy Raquel Robinson.


FULL OUT 2: You Got This! Released on Amazon; Collegiate Gymnastics Champions Act as Stunt Doubles in this Empowering Story about Friendship, Overcoming Obstacles and Reaching Your Dreams

2020-05-06 | Packed with riveting routines throughout, the family-friendly film features world's top female break dancer Logan Edra, internationally decorated Special Olympian Chelsea Werner and cameo appearances by famed Olympians Nadia Comăneci and Bart Conner


Women in Media - CAMERAderie Initiative's "BLOOD AND GLORY" in Conversation - Tribeca Edition

2020-04-24 | "It invites people to see beneath the surface and to check their own preconceived notions of what veterans look like and what many are experiencing after putting their lives on the line for our country." - Satinder Kaur on her film "BLOOD AND GLORY"


A New Virtual World for the Paterson Music Project

2020-04-21 | The Paterson Music Project hosts over 60 tuition-free online group classes and private lessons weekly for Paterson students in grades 2-9 during the COVID 19 pandemic.