Nottingham Evening Post
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We've had Jesus Christ Superstar and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, now it's the story of Adam and Eve that is being turned into a big-budget musical. And the idea first came to life just down the road in Mansfield. Jessica Sansome went along to the press launch at Wembley Arena to find out more about Heaven on Earth. There was a buzz of activity at Wembley Arena this week for the launch of Heaven on Earth, a brand new musical which re-tells the story of Adam and Eve and...
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Meet the members of Harry Styles' band [BBC] With Harry Styles going solo, the ex-One Direction star has a new group of musicians to call his bandmates. They've appeared with Harry in both his TV appearances; in the US on Saturday Night Live and in the UK on The Graham Norton Show. Now we've found out just who the people making up the Sign of the Times singer's new band actually are. Alex Salibian: Guitar & Keyboard Alex Salibian is the musical director of Harry's band ...
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Reach out and touch faith. So goes the chorus of Depeche Modes biggest hit, Personal Jesus. Its a song, like Blue Monday by New Order and Toxic by Britney Spears, that everyone likes and you dont have to be all goth about it. Sadly, I never had a goth phase, my sunny disposition and lack of hair on top probably didnt help. And no, a fondness for the musical whining of Robert Smith does not a goth make. There must, however, be some committed goths working in the watch...
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which the city mayor proclaimed in honour of the multi-Oscar winning musical; here's one last thing. MUSIC: "Another Day of Sun" from "La La Land" by Justin Hurwitz # I think about that day.
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So whatever you saved thanks to less crew and less fuel per passenger, you could put into profits. And if that cavernous ship proved hard to fill, then you could use some of those profits to put more weeks from giant water slides to casinos to musical shows to ice-skating smell of suntan lotion in the air and a mai tai in your hand. Whether it for the Internet of state: Every modern ship only comes in for a dry dock every three years, and those dry docks last a week. 1. MARS AND CHAPPELL BROTHERS, 1935 In an early example of portfolio diversification, the Snickers maker acquired Chappell Brothers, which manufactured a decidedly less-craveable comestible: Chappie canned dog food. Why it was smart: Today, the majority of Marss business comes not from treats like MMs, but from pet brands such as Pedigree and Whiskas.
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Never heard of fidget spinners and cubes?Well, your kids probably have - as the new craze is taking over playgrounds across the UK.The addictive gadgets come in a range of shapes and colours, and are helping to relieve stress in children.Read more: Huge demand as Matilda the Musical tickets for Curve Theatre go on saleAs well as being a whole load of fun, fidget spinners can help kids focus on daily tasks, and relieve anxiety levels.More recently, they have even been used to help children with...
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Art Direction & Branding: The Work of Rita Goulão AoiroStudio Apr 26, 2017 We are featuring the work from Rita Goulão from her art direction and branding works where lettering and typography shines on every single piece of work. Based in Barcelona, aside from her work, you can definitely tuned in to her monthly radioshow at Rádio Quântica. A designer and a DJ both together for a great combination of graphic design with a musical flair. Hope you like it! Via Behance , this is the work from Min (1988) aka Rita Goulão who is an artist and designer based in Barcelona, Spain. Working mainly in design, illustration and also music, you can definitely follow her experiments with typography and lettering on her Instagram. . As a DJ, she's part of Monster Jinx, an independent label where she worked as graphic designer and art director, and now occasionally collaborates with.
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Entertainment From musical theatre, to teen heart throb, to going off the rails to “shredded human Ken doll” – it’s been quite a ride Entertainment Josh Dean Men’s Fitness 26 Apr 2017 facebook twitter pinterest Advertisement If you want to see Zac Efron with his shirt off, you wont have to search too long for the right film. In 2016 alone you had Bad Neighbours 2 , in which he was frequently shirtless, and Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates , which displayed his abs on the poster. And now there’s this summer’s big-screen adaptation of 1990s TV series Baywatch , in which he’s routinely running on the beach wearing – no surprise here – nothing more that those legendary red trunks and a whistle. Video of Baywatch (2017) -Official Trailer - Paramount Pictures A quick search online for Efron yields hundreds of pictures of him in the shape of his life, while looking him up on Instagram leads you to his many, many recent beefcake photos from the Baywatch set, where he and co-star Dwayne “The RockJohnson evidently spent their spare time engaged in bare-chested tyre-flipping contests.
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