John Fisher was Director of Music Administration at the Metropolitan Opera from 1997 to 2006. He went on to run Welsh National Opera for four years. We hear that John, 65, is returning to New York as Director of Music Administration at the Met from September 1.
Brad Pitt and David Beckham sandwich in The Man from U.N.C.L.E. actor Luca Calvani while attending director Guy Ritchie‘s wedding on Thursday (July 30) in Wiltshire, England. The British director married his longtime love Jacqui Ainsley and he had tons of stars show up to celebrate with him. “…that night at Guy‘s I hung out [...]
Director J.J. Abrams has revealed that he broke his back on the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens while trying to help an injured Harrison Ford. The legendary Han Solo actor broke his ankle when it got caught in the hydraulic door of the Millennium Falcon. J.J. tried to help lift the door off [...]
“Sergei Filin, the Bolshoi Ballet artistic director whose sight was maimed two years ago by an acid attack organized by a disgruntled dancer, will lose his job when his contract expires next spring. Bolshoi Theatre chief Vladimir Urin announced yesterday in Moscow that he is abolishing Filin’s position and replacing it with a more management-focused […]
Marielle Heller made the female coming of age story we've been waiting for.
It was almost exactly a full decade ago that director Tim Story brought the Fantastic Four to life for wide audiences, casting the likes of Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba, Chris Evans, and Michael Chiklis to play the First Family of Marvel. Show More Summary
July 31--BETHEL -- After more than a decade of planning and discussions, town officials hope to have a plan in place later this year for a revitalized downtown. Economic Development Director Janice Chrzescijanek recently announced that...Show More Summary
Gil Kenan has confirmed he is directing the Fight Night’s at Freddy’s film on Twitter by tweeting images of animatronics and answering a few fan questions with emojis. The images, posted to his Instagram account (thanks, Kotaku), show skeletons of animatronics similar to what the Henson Creature Shop will be creating for the film. There […]
Jeb Bush supports amnesty, Common Core and regularly lectures conservatives on how they must behave. Now this… Jeb Bush was... The post Jeb Bush Was Director of Organization That Gave MILLIONS to Planned Parenthood appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
CineVegas makes its return to Las Vegas Aug. 13-15 after a six-year hiatus. The local film festival joins the 2015 Las Vegas Film Festival at Inspire Theater in downtown Las Vegas with three features and one short, all with directors and actors with connections to past CineVegas festivals.
"Wasteland 2: Director's Cut" is finding its way to current generation consoles PS4 and Xbox One on October 13, 2015. The game was originally released for PC (Microsoft Windows, OS and Linux) in October 2013 and is the official sequel...Show More Summary
Once again the IMF is back in the news in regards to Greece. The IMF staff told the board of directors Greece Disqualified from New IMF Program. Yet, Germany insists IMF be a part of the program. The reason for the latter is Germany will have to pony up lots more money if the IMF is not involved. Show More Summary
Shocking statement by the director of the US National Institute on Drug Abuse. The director of the US National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), Nora Volkow, believes that cannabidiol (CBD) – a nonpsychotropic cannabinoid – is “a safeShow More Summary
Post by Jenny Erikson. Ugh. Director Jason "Jace" Alexander could be living an episode of his own show this week. The Law and Order director was arrested on child pornography charges, after authorities allegedly found sexually explicit images and video of minors in his possession. Show More Summary
Sony Computer Entertainment UK’s boss Fergal Gara has stepped down from the position, so he can “pursue a new professional venture”, according to MCV UK. Since becoming the vice president and managing director of SCE UK in 2011, Gara...Show More Summary
A few days ago, a friend from Californians for Green Nuclear Power shared a letter he had written to Michael Brune, the Executive Director of the Sierra Club. He gave me permission to share his letter with Atomic Insights readers. My...Show More Summary
Art Director Gemma Fletcher examines the work of Photographer Jack Davison, in the latest installment of a series looking into new talent in photography, from recent graduates to photographers breaking into the industry...
Good fiction changes the world. Submarine inventor Simon Lake was directly inspired by the work of Jules Verne’s Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. Martin Cooper, the director of research at Motorola, created the first mobile phone based on the Star Trek communicator. Even the TASER was invented by a fiction fan – Jack Cover […]
By Phil Hampton and Alison Hewitt, UCLA Newsroom Peter Kareiva, a leading environmental scientist and vocal advocate for using multiple disciplines to inform conservation, is the new director of the UCLA Institute of the EnvironmentShow More Summary