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December 05, 1901
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December 15, 1966 (65)
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EVP Sean Bratches to Depart ESPN at End of YearEVP Sean Bratches to Depart ESPN at End of Year
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2015

ESPN Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Sean R.H. Bratches, whose leadership and accomplishments throughout his 27-year career with ESPN were instrumental to the company's growth, will depart at the end of 2015. He will serve in an advisory capacity to ESPN until that time. (more...)

Photo Flash: George Clooney & More in New Character Posters for Disney's TOMORROWLANDPhoto Flash: George Clooney & More in New Character Posters for Disney's TOMORROWLAND
by Movies News Desk - Apr 20, 2015

Walt Disney Studios has shared newe character posters for their upcoming sci-fi ilmTOMORROWLAND, hitting theaters on May 22! Check them out below! (more...)

BWW Review: CPA's MARY POPPINS Flies High in NashvilleBWW Review: CPA's MARY POPPINS Flies High in Nashville
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 20, 2015

If writer P.L. Travers, the notoriously protective creator of Mary Poppins, was even half so prickly as we have been led to believe she was - thanks in large part to the screenplay for Saving Mr. Banks, the film retelling of her experiences with Walt Disney, et al, over the film adaptation of her beloved work - it's very easy to imagine how she might cringe at the thought of high school students taking on the musical theater version of her timeless story. However, if she knew in advance that it was being produced by Nashville's Christ Presbyterian Academy, under the direction of an artist as exacting as Paula Flautt, we rather think Miss Travers would be pleased -and without reservation. (more...)

Walt Disney Shares New IMAX Poster Art for TOMORROWLANDWalt Disney Shares New IMAX Poster Art for TOMORROWLAND
by Movies News Desk - Apr 20, 2015

Walt Disney Studios has shared all new poster art for their upcoming sci-fi ilm TOMORROWLAND, hitting theaters on May 22! Check it out at left. (more...)

BWW Review:  Everything is Hilarious on AVENUE Q at The Barn PlayersBWW Review: Everything is Hilarious on AVENUE Q at The Barn Players
by Steve Wilson - Apr 19, 2015

Spoiler Alert! If you attend Avenue Q, you will find yourself at one of the most creative productions of the theatrical season. Avenue Q opened on Friday April 17 at the Barn Players in Mission, Kansas. Based on the original concept of Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Avenue Q is a musical in two acts. Music and lyrics are by Lopez and Marx with the book by Jeff Whitty. (more...)

Photo Flash: Original Mary Poppins Broadway Performer Ashley Brown Surprises Students at Walt Disney World ResortPhoto Flash: Original Mary Poppins Broadway Performer Ashley Brown Surprises Students at Walt Disney World Resort
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2015

Actress Ashley Brown from the Broadway production of Mary Poppins surprised the Franklin School for the Performing Arts Show Choir (Franklin, Mass.) as they attended a Disney Performing Arts workshop on Saturday, April 18. Ashley discussed her successful career, including her Broadway debut as Belle in the Disney hit Beauty and the Beast, and took time to answer questions and offer advice before a special vocal performance of Feed the Birds from Mary Poppins. Check out photos below! (more...)

Ronnie McDowell Signs Five-Year Deal with Disney Fine ArtRonnie McDowell Signs Five-Year Deal with Disney Fine Art
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

Country music sensation Ronnie McDowell is a true artist in every sense of the word. He's known coast to coast for his chart-topping radio hits and showmanship from his sold-out performances and now he is being recognized for his original art work. Disney Fine Art saw one painting by McDowell and signed him to a 5-year deal. (more...)

Photo Flash: Images from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Celebration Anaheim!Photo Flash: Images from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Celebration Anaheim!
by Movies News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

Below, check out photos from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, featuring more than 30 hours of panels, interviews, and floor coverage, live from Star Wars Celebration Anaheim! (more...)

LA Master Chorale's 2015 High School Choir Festival Set for Walt Disney Concert Hall, 5/1LA Master Chorale's 2015 High School Choir Festival Set for Walt Disney Concert Hall, 5/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

The Los Angeles Master Chorale (LAMC) continues its vital role of championing and training the next generation of musical talent at its acclaimed High School Choir Festival showcasing some 1,000 choir students from 29 Southland high schools in massed choir in a free concert on Friday, May 1, 2015, 1 pm, at Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles. (more...)

Anna Kendrick to Pen 'Witty' Essay CollectionAnna Kendrick to Pen 'Witty' Essay Collection
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

According to USA Today, INTO THE WOODS and PITCH PERFECT star Anna Kendrick is writing a collection of autobiographical essays for Touchstone, set for release next fall. (more...)

Marvel's AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Digital Album Out 4/28Marvel's AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Digital Album Out 4/28
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

Marvel Music and Hollywood Records will release the original motion picture digital soundtrack for Marvel's 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'on April 28, 2015. (more...)

Avril Lavigne Releases New Single 'Fly' And Music Video To Benefit Special OlympicsAvril Lavigne Releases New Single 'Fly' And Music Video To Benefit Special Olympics
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

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2015 Special Olympics World Games Celebrates '100 Days Away'2015 Special Olympics World Games Celebrates '100 Days Away'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

100 days from today, more than 7,000 athletes from 177 countries will assemble in Los Angeles on Saturday, July 25, for the start of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games (more...)

VIDEO: Watch New Teaser Trailer for STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS!VIDEO: Watch New Teaser Trailer for STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS!
by Movies News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

The first full trailer for Disney and Lucasfilm's STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS was revealed today during the opening of Star Wars Celebration Live, a four-day event held at the Anaheim Convention Center. (more...)

Paul Moravec & Terry Teachout to Create New Work Honoring John V. Sinclair's 25th Anniversary with Bach Festival Society of Winter ParkPaul Moravec & Terry Teachout to Create New Work Honoring John V. Sinclair's 25th Anniversary with Bach Festival Society of Winter Park
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

Bach Festival Society of Winter Park is pleased to announce the commissioning of a new work in celebration of conductor and artistic director John V. Sinclair's 25th anniversary with the Society. The piece, titled Music, Awake!, with music by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec and words by distinguished author Terry Teachout, celebrates the universal power of music. It will be premiered during concerts with the Bach Festival Choir and Orchestra on April 16 and 17, 2016. Terry Teachout and Paul Moravec are experienced collaborators, having premiered three operas in recent years for companies such as The Santa Fe Opera and Philadelphia's Center City Opera Theater. (more...)

VIDEO: Senate Hearings Interrupted by 'Let It Go' Ringtone of U.S. Senator's CellVIDEO: Senate Hearings Interrupted by 'Let It Go' Ringtone of U.S. Senator's Cell
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 16, 2015

Senator Pat Roberts was in the midst of answering questions on free trade during the Senate Finance Committee hearings when he was interrupted by a call on his cell phone which evidently rings to the tune of Idina Menzel's 'Let It Go' from the hit film FROZEN. (more...)

ESPN Announces Coverage of SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES LOS ANGELESESPN Announces Coverage of SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES LOS ANGELES
by TV News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

ESPN, the official media partner of the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015), today announced its initial coverage team and plans for the event that will begin July 25 with live coverage of the Opening Ceremony at 9 p.m. ET. (more...)

Twenty Olympic Medalists Participate in the First-Ever Special Olympics Unified Relay Across AmericaTwenty Olympic Medalists Participate in the First-Ever Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ In anticipation of the upcoming Special Olympics World Summer Games to be held in Los Angeles this summer, 20 Olympic medalists across the world have come together to show their support of Special Olympics by participating in the first-ever Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America presented by Bank of America. Leading the challenge is Olympic swimmer Donna de Varona, along with American gymnast Bart Conner, Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci, Russian-American artistic gymnast Nastia Liukin, American figure skaters Scott Hamilton and Michelle Kwan, American snowboarder Hannah Teter, American short track speed skater Apolo Ohno, American speed skater Casey FitzRandolph, American professional basketball players Sam Perkins and Ruth Riley, American swimmers John Naber and Jessica Hardy, American soccer player Kristine Lilly, American freestyle skier Ashley Caldwell, Swiss swimmer Dominik Meichtry, Paralympic athlete April Holmes, American bobsledder Steven Holcomb and American ice hockey players Julie Chu and Jocelyne Lamoureux. (more...)

Toys'R'Us Campaign Raises More Than $2 Million For Special OlympicsToys'R'Us Campaign Raises More Than $2 Million For Special Olympics
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

WAYNE, N.J., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Toys'R'Us today announced that a recent campaign hosted in its stores across the U.S. and online at Toysrus.com to benefit Special Olympics raised more than $2 million. Throughout the duration of the eight-week awareness and fundraising program, Toys'R'Us customers pledged their support to help children with intellectual and developmental disabilities experience #MyFirstSportsMoment by learning how to hit balls, run bases, take jump shots and more through Special Olympics. One hundred percent of customer donations will be directed to Special Olympics and applied towards the upcoming 2015 World Games, as well as the expansion of the Young Athletes Program around the world. Additionally, the company celebrated the youngest Special Olympics athletes on its official social media channels, including Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram, where fans and followers shared their #MyFirstSportsMoment memories and experiences. (more...)

Photo Flash: New Promo Art for STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENSPhoto Flash: New Promo Art for STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS
by Movies News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

Tim Veekhoven, an official contributor of the Star Wars site has shared new promo art or STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, on Twitter. (more...)

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