Does TikTok push graphic content onto its users? | Arts & Entertainment

Does TikTok push graphic content onto its users?  |  Arts & Entertainment

TikTok has steadily risen in popularity over the last few years and many with an account have heard the claims or seen the videos of content creators complaining of their videos being taken down for bogus reasons. Even if you don’t have a TikTok, major publications, such as NPR, have written stories on it. So … Read more

Telluride Arts finds new home on Main Street | Arts & Entertainment

Telluride Arts finds new home on Main Street |  Arts & Entertainment

Some may have noticed the Telluride Arts District sign hanging near the beginning of Main Street above the former Hub space at 220 West Colorado Ave. and not at its normal post along Pacific Avenue. If the offseason move seems sudden it’s because it was. Water damage recently forced Telluride Arts to find a temporary … Read more

Jon Stewart: Authoritarian governments a threat, not comedy | Arts & Entertainment

GRANADA HILLS CHARTER CAPTURES 2022 NATIONAL ACADEMIC DECATHLON TITLE |  Arts & Entertainment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jon Stewart, accepting the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, warned Sunday night that speculation about the future of comedy amid increased audience cultural sensitivity was ignoring a true and enduring threat: authoritarian governments around the world. “Comedy doesn’t change the world, but it’s a bellwether,” Stewart said. “When a … Read more

GRANADA HILLS CHARTER CAPTURES 2022 NATIONAL ACADEMIC DECATHLON TITLE | Arts & Entertainment

GRANADA HILLS CHARTER CAPTURES 2022 NATIONAL ACADEMIC DECATHLON TITLE |  Arts & Entertainment

Team repeats as champions, secures record ninth US victory LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Granada Hills Charter (GHC) today captured its record ninth US Academic Decathlon, repeating as national titlists in a competition that focused on a topic very familiar to the team: water. The team scored 52,383.2 points to claim the title, … Read more

Rio’s flamboyant Carnival parade is back after the pandemic | Arts & Entertainment

Lawyer: Depp trial likely to become mudslinging soap opera |  Arts & Entertainment

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Colorful floats and flamboyant dancers are delighting tens of thousands jammed into Rio de Janeiro’s iconic Sambadrome, putting on a delayed Carnival celebration after the pandemic halted the dazzling displays. Rio de Janeiro’s top samba schools began strutting their stuff late Friday, which was the first evening of the two-night … Read more

Country star Walker Hayes coming to Huntington | Arts & Entertainment

Country star Walker Hayes coming to Huntington |  Arts & Entertainment

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico City, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory South of 60 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, … Read more

Lisa Lipton named to Newport Symphony post | Arts & Entertainment

Lisa Lipton named to Newport Symphony post |  Arts & Entertainment

Lisa Lipton is the Newport Symphony Orchestra’s (NSO) new executive director, ready to lead it into its 2022-23 season and onward. Lipton began work for the symphony on March 28, in a position she compares to that of a chief executive officer (CEO). In her new role, she will work closely with Music Director Adam … Read more

Summer Bazaar registration open | Arts & Entertainment

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Telluride Arts District is looking forward to summer, as the organization recently announced it is accepting applications for the Summer Bazaar June 24-26 at the Transfer Warehouse. Local artists and creators are welcomed to apply, which can be done online at telluridearts.org. Tents, which are required, and table space are available to rent for $150 … Read more

The gift of music | Arts & Entertainment

The gift of music |  Arts & Entertainment

Music filled the streets of Ridgway over the summer solstice last year, and more than that, magic happened. “The number of visitors far surpassed what we’d hoped for,” Tricia Oakland, arts programmer for the Sherbino Theater and Weehawken Creative Arts, recalled of the town’s first annual Le Fete de la Musique. As its title implies, … Read more