photo: DEP @ MHOW, 2013 (more by Rebecca Reed) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Laura Marling @ Town Hall Laura Marling went electric earlier this year on...
The Ystad Sweden Jazz Festival is compact and tightly scheduled. In this ancient town on the Baltic shore at Sweden’s southern tip most of the concert sites are within easy walking distance of one another. Still, would it be possible to hear all of the festival’s music only at the price of sleeplessness and exhaustion. […]
Speaking at a town hall in rural southwest Iowa yesterday, Wisconsin governor Scott Walker laid out his anti-LGBT policy plans should he win the 2016 election, telling the crowd “the most appropriate and timely focus for the next president is t… The post Scott Walker Outlines How He’ll Keep LGBT People Second Class Citizens As President appeared first on Towleroad.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn't have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn't have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away ice cream to drum up a decent-size...Show More Summary
TED is coming to Broadway. And curious minds of all kinds are invited. “TED Talks Live” will bring six nights of talks to The Town Hall Theater in New York City’s Theater district this November. The program will focus on three topics: The Education Revolution, War & Peace and Science & Wonder. Each night will [ … ]
“The barber offers Beckett haircuts; a local coffee shop sells Krapp (banana and nutella) and Endgame (I didn’t investigate) sandwiches named after his plays. Events take place in theaters, churches, halls, at the Portora School, on the small islands that surround the town and in other improbable places, often kept a secret until a bus […]
Sun 09 Aug There are three performances of the Sydney Youth Orchestra’s Toddlers’ Proms at Leichhardt Town Hall, which are special shows for children from ages...
Warren Haynes split up his record release show for his new fantastic album Ashes & Dust in predictable manner. The first set focused on the current tunes and second would be “songs you know” in his words. The beautiful thing was the new selections were just as invigorating as old standards. Show More Summary
Fights broke out during a town hall meeting at a community center in Ferguson, Missouri Thursday evening. Mayor James Knowles was forced to flee as police made arrests.
Spanish leftwingers who swept to power in several major cities last month have removed royal symbols from their town halls, renewing a debate over the nation's scandal-hit monarchy. The moves come despite new King Felipe VI managingShow More Summary
It’s that time again! Where does Mrs. Clinton stand on the issue of the Keystone XL pipeline? That’s what one voter wanted to know at a town hall...
Despite their billed spontaneity, Chris Christie's town halls follow a bit of a script, occupying an odd space where the routine stump speech meets the unpredictable questioner.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Jeb Bush says he'll be in Iowa regularly in the coming months as he seeks the Republican presidential nomination. The former Florida governor and 2016 hopeful spoke with Iowa Republicans on a telephone town hall meeting Tuesday night. Show More Summary
On an early September morning, the sun illuminates pastel colored buildings lining Long Market Street in Old Town, the historic center of Gdansk, Poland. Up ahead, the clock tower of the 13th century Town Hall vies for my attention. I stop to marvel at the old world architecture as I get my bearings. According to Rick Steves, the [...]
DES MOINES, IA—In an effort to accommodate the tremendous influx of presidential candidates pouring into the state, Iowa Republican Party officials announced Tuesday the construction of a massive town hall stadium to play host to the campaigning. Show More Summary
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton again declined to take a position on the construction of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline Tuesday, as the issue continues to dog her campaign. Clinton was asked at a town hall in Nashua, New Hampshire, if she would sign a bill in favor of the pipeline were she to be elected president. Show More Summary
“Potential Iowa caucus-goers got their first look at Chris Christie’s fiery side Saturday, when he defended his record on gun control and scolded a gun rights activist who challenged him during a town hall,” the Des Moines Register reports. Said [...]
ANKENY, Iowa -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) got into a heated exchange with a skeptical voter who accused the presidential candidate of being “anti-gun” during a town hall on Saturday, citing New Jersey’s tough gun control laws. Show More Summary
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton hasn't given many national media interviews on the campaign trail, so when she took to Facebook on Monday for a question-and-answer session, journalists eagerly peppered her with queries. (Clinton...Show More Summary
The progressive conference Netroots Nation was home to an unexpected type of political conversation last weekend. During Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley's town hall meeting, protesters began chanting and interrupted his session. Instead of asking security to evict the protesters,...