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BALDWIN DENIES HE BOYCOTTED EMMYS

September 20, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Alec Baldwin has denied reports that he decided to boycott Sunday night’s Emmy awards show to protest the decision by Fox to cut a joke related to News Corp’s telephone hacking scandal from the ceremony’s opening segment. Speaking to reporters in New York, Baldwin maintained that he decided to skip the Emmys because he had […]

CHINESE MOVIE THEATERS TO PRESENT LIVE U.S. OPERAS

August 30, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Movie theaters in China have been added to the National CineMedia (NCM) network that is scheduled to present 11 live and pre-recorded Metropolitan Opera productions during the 2011-12 Met season, the company announced Tuesday. China is one of five countries added to the foreign lineup and its addition may provide a wedge in China’s policy […]

SYMPHONIES COMING TO THEATERS — IN 3D

April 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Employing a strategy that could prove to be a boon to struggling symphony orchestras elsewhere, the Berlin Philharmonic, under the baton on Sir Simon Rattle, will stage a performance that will be beamed in 3D to hundreds of movie theaters around the world. Reporting on the planned screening, Britain’s Guardian newspaper said today (Tuesday): “The […]