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MCC Theater Announces THIS IS WHERE WE GO Radio Play Podcast Launch Party

MCC Theater Announces THIS IS WHERE WE GO Radio Play Podcast Launch Party

MCC Theater in association with The Parsnip Ship and Business Lunch Productions announced a listening party for This Is Where We Go, a six-part radio play podcast. MCC Theater, The Parsnip Ship, and special guests will launch the first two episodes tonight, Thursday, December 3, 2020, during the listening party at 7:30pm EST Facebook Live. Follow @mccnyc and @theparsnipny on Facebook to tune in.

Following the premiere, the first two episodes will be available for download on Spotify. The subsequent four acts will be released on Tuesdays and Thursdays through December 17.

This Is Where We Go is by Amara J. Brady (Last Ones First), Jessie Rivera DeBruin (Luciérnagas), Gina Femia (Allond(r)a), and Nina Ki (Taemong (Birth Dream)), and directed by Tamilla Woodard (Where We Stand).

Developed with The Parsnip Ship’s Radio Roots Writers Group, MCC’s first commission takes a closer look at the different ways that theater can be

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Blackpink Announces ‘The Show’ Livestream Event With YouTube

Blackpink has been at the forefront of music for most of the year as the group’s 2020 return left fans beyond excited for a full-length project from them. Supporters of teh group got just what they wanted in early October as they shared their official debut release, The Album. It arrived with them fully solidifying their presence on American soil with appearances on The Tonight Show, Good Morning America, and Jimmy Kimmel Live!. Now, Blackpink aims to bring their fans from all over the world together for a livestream YouTube event set to occur at the end of the month.

The group will take their talents to YouTube for “The Show,” a livestream event that the group has labeled as the “first of its kind.” “We wanted to end the year with something very special for our Blinks who have been waiting so patiently for us,”

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Blackpink Announces Its First-Ever Livestream Concert

Will Blackpink break the Internet? The members of the globally celebrated K-pop group announced on Wednesday that their first-ever livestream concert, titled The Show, will take place two days after Christmas this year. The show will air exclusively on YouTube, a platform on which Blackpink is the second-largest artist. (The act is second only to Justin Bieber.)

Blackpink — bigger by YouTube subscriber count than Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, and the rest of pop music’s global superstars — has also seen four music videos infiltrate YouTube’s list of its top 10 music debuts over a 24-hour period. Needless to say, YouTube’s overall traffic will likely surge with gusto as Blackpink fans, or “Blinks,” rush to the platform on December 27th at 12 a.m. Eastern (2 p.m. KST).

Tickets are available today via an experience offer page or via membership to Blackpink’s official YouTube channel. The group —

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EstrellaTV Announces Winners Of TENGO TALENTO, MUCHO TALENTO And Reveals First Ever Regional Mexican Boy Band

EstrellaTV Announces Winners Of TENGO TALENTO, MUCHO TALENTO And Reveals First Ever Regional Mexican Boy Band

In a star-studded season finale, Spanish-language television network reveal’s Regional Mexican music’s newest band and features special musical performances by Latin music superstars Natalia Jimenez, Gerardo Ortiz, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, El Fantasma, Helen Ochoa, Ana Barbara with Bronco’s lead singer Lupe Esparza and Latin Grammy winner Chiquis.

Estrella Media, a leading vertically integrated, multi-platform, Spanish-language media company announced today that its EstrellaTV #1 hit show Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento, has concluded its special edition 23rdseason and revealed the five winners and the name of Sony Music Latin’s newest Regional Mexican band in the U.S.

In a first-of-its-kind collaboration for the network’s critically acclaimed and highly rated talent search competition Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento, EstrellaTV in partnership with Sony Music Latin revealed the five talented winners during a two-hour grand finaleof the special edition of the show. Together the winners will form Nuevo Elemento, the record label’s newest Regional Mexican

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Penske Media Announces New Head of Public Affairs and Communications

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) today announced the appointment of Brooke Jaffe to Head of Public Affairs and Communications. In Jaffe’s new role, she will direct corporate messaging, media communications, issue management, corporate responsibility, information dissemination and communications strategy.

Jaffe will work on all partnerships with celebrities, influencers, media outlets and institutions on brand-building initiatives across PMC’s portfolio of award-winning brands that include Billboard, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Rolling Stone, Robb Report, SHE Media, Deadline, ARTnews and WWD. Jaffe will also serve as a PMC media spokesperson. She joins PMC immediately, reporting to PMC’s Vice President of Human Resources and Corporate Communications Lauren Utecht and Vice President of Talent Relations Rebecca Bienstock.

“Brooke is uniquely qualified to step into this role – she is a poised communicator with an impressive background in business. She understands PMC’s premium brands as well as she understands content creation and strategy,” said Utecht and Bienstock.

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ION Television Announces Vivica A. Fox Holiday Movie Marathon, ‘Christmas Together’ Premiere Date

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Vivica A. Fox fans can get their fix during this holiday season with ION Televisions newly announced movie marathon, “A Very Vivica Christmas.” On Tuesday ION shared that it will feature an all-day slate of the actress’ recent ION holiday flicks leading to the premiere of her latest holiday feature Christmas Together.

Beginning Sunday Dec. 6, ION will play only holiday films starring the Independence Day and Empire actress. Part of the schedule are A Wedding for Christmas, A Husband for Christmas, A Christmas Cruise and Christmas Matchmakers. Vivica not only appears in all the holiday titles, but the actress also produced the film, alongside Hybrid.

All films will lead up to the premiere of Christmas Together, a new holiday story starring and produced by Fox. Directed by David DeCoteau and written by Jay Cipriani, Christmas Together follows a brokenhearted New

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Steinway Announces Results of Largest Virtual Piano Competition in History

Steinway Announces Results of Largest Virtual Piano Competition in History

Steinway & Sons has announced the winners of the inaugural Steinway Virtual Piano Competition, an unprecedented opportunity for young pianists to showcase their skills and compete for national recognition and cash prizes. The largest virtual piano competition ever created, the 2020 Steinway Virtual Piano Competition ran through the first two weeks of November and welcomed participation by pianists ages 17 and under in the United States and Canada. More than 600 entrants competed in regional events, and over 1,800 participants vied for top prizes in the national competition.

The virtual competition was conceived as part of Steinway’s commitment to helping young pianists in their pursuit of superior artistic expression through performance during the restrictive and difficult months of the global pandemic. Playing piano offers students the chance to take their minds off the world crisis and turn to something positive, creative, and educationally enriching. This unprecedented virtual competition helped students

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Grammy Museum Announces First Exhibit for When It Reopens

“While the museum’s doors may still be closed, our curatorial team has been hard at work preparing for our reopening,” said Michael Sticka, president of the Grammy Museum, in a statement.

In the meantime, Motown Records will take over this month’s Spotlight Saturdays, the museum’s virtual program series featuring up-and-coming artists in sit-down interviews and performances.

Here is this month’s Spotlight Saturdays schedule:

Dec. 5 – Joy Denalane

Dec. 12 – Chaz French

Dec. 19 – Asiahn

Dec. 26 – NJOMZA

The museum also announced the rest of its December schedule on COLLECTION:live (which consist of interviews and/or performances). Two of the subjects of these sessions were Grammy-nominated last week. Bettye LaVette was nominated for best contemporary blues album for Blackbirds. Tom Kitt was nominated as one of the producers of Jagged Little Pill, a finalist for best musical theater album.

Here is the rest of the December

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Israel Film Festival Announces Programming for Online Screenings

Israel Film Festival Announces Programming for Online Screenings

The 34th Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles, the largest showcase of Israeli cinema in North America, will be presented exclusively online for the first time this year from December 13th – 27th. Opening Night Film will be Asia, winner of nine Ophir Awards including Best Film, Best Director for Ruthy Pribar, and Best Supporting Actress for Shira Hass, who was nominated for an Emmy Award for her role in Netflix’s Unorthodox. Asia has also been chosen as Israel’s official selection for the International Film Category at the 2021 Academy Awards. This year’s Festival edition will allow audiences to virtually discover the very best of new Israeli cinema and rediscover old gems, including award-winning features, documentaries, past Ophir Award winners as well as Q&As from leading filmmakers and talent from each and every film, announced Meir Fenigstein, founder and executive director of the Israel Film Festival.

The Board of Directors

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Netflix Announces Animated Feature Film BACK TO THE OUTBACK

Netflix Announces Animated Feature Film BACK TO THE OUTBACK

Netflix announced today that the new animated film BACK TO THE OUTBACK, will make its global debut in Fall 2021. The comedy adventure marks the directorial debuts of filmmakers Clare Knight and Harry Cripps, and stars THE VOICE of Isla Fisher, Tim Minchin, Eric Bana, Guy Pearce, Miranda Tapsell, Angus Imrie, Rachel House, Keith Urban, Celeste Barber, Wayne Knight, Aislinn Derbez, Diesel Cash La Torraca, Lachlan Ross Power, and Academy Award® Nominee Jacki Weaver. Daniela Mazzucato produces, and Weed Road Pictures’ Akiva Goldsman and Greg Lessans, who developed the story with Cripps, executive produce.

Tired of being locked in a reptile house where humans gawk at them like they’re monsters, a ragtag group of AUSTRALIA’S DEADLIEST creatures plot a daring escape from their zoo to the Outback, a place where they’ll fit in without being judged for their scales and fangs.

Leading the group is Maddie (Isla Fisher), a poisonous

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