The work of Spanish actress Tania Serrano has been recognized by the Best Shorts Competition, a juried film festival for short films based in La Jolla, California. "Camila," directed and produced by Carla Roda, features Serrano in the title role. Serrano plays a rape survivor who creates an imagined second personality, "Lana," to help herself cope with the aftermath of the assault. "She's so uncomfortable in her own skin that she just develops this other identity," Serrano explains. "It's almost like she has an identical twin."
On September 1st, 2016, the Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists (CHF) will begin accepting applications for its 2017 Business Accelerator Program. Through this innovative initiative, the national nonprofit organization seeks to transform the art industry by helping artists better manage their businesses and overcome the specific business challenges they face so that they can be financially independent and make a living through the creation of their art.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates 11 percent of American children, ages 4 to 17, and 5% of adults are diagnosed with ADHD. Melissa (Missy) Hood's new bestseller, Memoirs of an ADHD Mind (God Was a Genius in the Way He Made Me) shares with teachers, family, friends and those with ADHD how to overcome struggles and find success by learning valuable coping skills. Until coping skills are implemented to create the "systematic information filter," ADHD people are usually in constant chaos.
The subject of abortion in the congregation is a taboo subject, according to Authors Neil Travisano and Mike R. Brady. In a new release, Speaking Up for the Unborn (Redemption Press) they seek to inspire and encourage church leaders to be articulate and persuasive pro-life educators. Travisano and Brady say abortion is the greatest injustice of our time, and the church is not exempt. "According to a 2008 study by the Guttmacher Institute, eighteen percent of all abortions are performed on evangelicals, and over seventy percent are done on women who state they believe in Christ. Yet Pastors are not talking about this. Leaders are not teaching on this. The silence keeps many in a cycle of secrecy and shame as a result.
Publicly acknowledged as the eighth Harry Potter story, The Cursed Child officially opened at the Palace Theatre on London's West End on July 30th, 2016. At the same time, a copy of the script was available in bookshops. According to the author J. K. Rowling, the story of Harry Potter has come to an end.
Coaching business Double C Coaching today announced the launch of its new podcast, Confidence Bytes, aimed at helping people who lack in confidence to overcome their self-doubts. The company also stated that it wanted to help anyone ready to change do so and enjoy the life that they deserved—and that the podcast was a first step to helping them achieve this major life goal.
Couch Potato officially launched its Kickstarter campaign for garnering widespread support and financial backing for furthering development of the app that helps users find movies to watch by filtering preferences via entertaining quizzes.
Award winning series, Horror Hotel, an anthology featuring unusual tales spanning sci-fi/mystery and suspense reminiscent of The Twilight Zone or Alfred Hitchcock,has released a new feature film on Amazon Prime that can easily be enjoyed by the whole family.
When Paramount sold off the original model of the Starship Enterprise used during production of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Star Trek fans across the world lost an icon. In a private collector's hands since 2006, the old Enterprise was improperly handled, resprayed, and mistreated with hodge-podge patch jobs that would break Scotty's heart.
Entrepreneur Alfred Arroyo launched a campaign seeking community support for his website OnlineFameNow.com. It's a platform dedicated to helping singers, bands, dancers or dance groups, DJs, and models gain branding exposure globally, whether they are signed or unsigned. The goal is to raise $100,000 by September 2016. Funds received will be used for website development, site hosting, radio and TV advertising, along with additional marketing avenues needed to attract users.
'Your Cosplay Studio', a new, innovative approach to preserving great moments from cosplayers conventions via a unique photo booth, this week launched a Kickstarter campaign for garnering widespread support and financial backing in order to finance the production of multiple mobile photo booth studios.
Established in 1884 by Wm.H.Bush, John Gerts and Wm.L.Bush in Chicago, The Bush & Gerts Piano Co. is a distinguished piano manufacturer in America. With a rich legacy spanning over a hundred and thirty years the company has made its mark on the international world of music by earning adoration of pianists and philharmonic. One of the musical industries' greats and the leader of piano masters, Vladimir Horowitz, who is also known as the 'piano emperor's further solidified the extraordinary status of The Bush & Gerts Piano Co. on his first encounter with the company's piano.
Award-winning author Dr. Alison J. Kay has taken her twenty years of experience in energy medicine and comprised a book demonstrating how our mind, body and spirit are innately designed for optimal well-being and health, a concept the author presents that is very much informed by her ten years living in Asia studying subtle energy and holistic health. Dr. Alison's study and implementation of the holistic lifestyle that takes subtle energies into account over the years has provided her with the keys to a healthy and happy life, which she now shares with all of us in her latest book.
On Thursday August 4th at 5:00, Mole Street Artist, Blues Junior, will start up the VIP experience at the Best of Philly Soiree with a tune to get the dance party going. Hosted at Dilworth Park next to City Hall in Center City Philadelphia, The Best of Philly Soiree promises award-winning tastings from the 2016 Best of Philly winners, refreshing drinks and summer cocktails.
Instead of running and jumping over hurdles in their pursuit of paranormal activity, two of New York's seasoned paranormal investigators and licensed NYC tour guides -- the Ghost Doctors (aka Dr. Pete and Dr. Stew) comb the streets of The Big Apple seeking its unearthly secrets.
Award winning Author Len Saunders is proud to collaborate with Snow Leopard Publishing on a new picture book entitled Buddy and Bea, where a percentage of the proceeds of each book sold will raise money for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Northwest New Jersey.
Ever wanted to be a king? A king who defends his or her castle against artificial intelligence or other players in real time battles across iOS, Android and Fire devices? Welcome to "Martial Towers."
The Dogtown Presenter's Series is a two-week fall celebration that will highlight independent artists and organizations rehearsing and teaching at Dogtown Dance Theatre. The show will be performed on Friday and Saturday at 7:30PM on October 14, 15, 21, and 22 as well as a 2:00PM matinee performance on both Saturdays October 15 and 22. Dogtown is currently home to seven diverse dance and movement organizations, one of which will be chosen to show their work at The Dogtown Presenter's Series each year. The Series aims to expand the awareness of diverse dance opportunities in the Richmond community by showcasing our own talented artists.
Club Risque, Delaware Valley's premier gentlemen's club, presents Erotica Unleashed: an unadultered exploration of and visits by the country's hottest Porn Stars. Between July and November, Club Risque will welcome the sexy stars August Ames, Darcie Dolce, Abigail Mac, Alexis Texas, Teagan Presley, and Asa Akira, who will take the stage to strut their stuff. Leading up to the club visits, Club Risque will tease their audiences with tantalizing exclusive content about each of the sexy adult entertainment performers on their blog and through their social media. Philadelphia's best strip club will showcase a different side of each Porn Star online and, even more intimately, on stage at all three of their club locations.
The city of Philadelphia is known for having a diverse nightlife scene. As an increasing amount of new properties are developed, the amount of start-up companies rises as well. From blue collar labor workers to white collar technology executives, people are relocating from far and wide to join the City of Brother Love's flourishing economy. As businesses grow, more companies are seeking a quaint environment to host special company events in Philadelphia. 1925 Lounge, a swanky club in Center City, is one of the few upscale venues that have taken the initiative to host networking events and cocktail parties for Philadelphia firms.
Spring Barn Farm, the leading children's farm park attraction in the UK is to host a charity fundraiser to aid the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institute (RABI). The charity helps farming families in need in myriad of ways.
NYC is teeming with lots of paranormal activity and two of New York's well known ghost hunters are more than up to the task of uncovering these ghostly dwellers.
Smith Publicity, the nation's most prolific book publicity agency, has a simple motto that says it all: "Make Good Things Happen for Authors." True to their intention, Smith Publicity's marketing services for authors of all genres are tailored to clients' individual needs as closely as possible. Additionally, the book marketing agency regularly releases complimentary information to help authors choose the right firm or book publicist for their success. Most recently, Smith Publicity released a tip sheet (available on their website) entitled "5 Surefire Tips to Selecting the Right Book Publicist or Book Marketing Firm."
DAWN BENNETT: Tom DiLorenzo is the author of the book The Problem with Socialism. What is the problem with socialism? According to DiLorenzo, socialism inevitably makes inequality worse, socialism was behind the worst government sponsored mass murders in history, and, if you you want to increase unemployment and poverty, riots in schools and so many other social ills, socialism is a good place to start. Tom, welcome to Financial Myth Busting.
People who wish to make their presence felt in the music world can consider the aforementioned website for relevant products and services. From learning opportunities to recording strategies and training sessions, there are a number of solutions that can be perused on this convenient platform. It has been described as a complete music lovers' hub that takes care of any relevant requirements.
The Celebration Society - TheCelebrationSociety.com, is an online wedding and party planning marketplace that helps celebrators connect with extraordinary vendors and venues. To assist newly engaged couples in finding the best wedding planners in Atlanta, GA, Charleston, SC, and Tampa, FL, The Celebration Society is pleased to announce that they have published a new online article that sheds light on some of the most experienced and award-winning event planners in those areas.
Stars and Strikes announces the opening of a new bowling and family entertainment center in Columbus, GA. Open since June 2016, the location is their ninth location.