2018

The Met said its own inquiry found any claims of a Met “cover-up of information relating to these issues are completely unsubstantiated.” After conductor Leonard Bernstein’s 1990 death, Levine was regarded as the top American conductor, so widely known he was given a starring role in the film Fantasia 2000. It also says the Met wouldn’t […]

Glaze says he should have picked another song and calmed himself down regardless of the kiss.  💋#BenjaminGlaze #AmericanIdol pic.twitter.com/0XbA18LmRr— @katyperry © The Associated Press, 2018 “I do not think I was sexually harassed by Katy Perry and I am thankful for the judges comments and critiques. The 19-year-old took to Instagram on Wednesday to say […]

Wielding a silver shovel instead of a lightsaber, Star Wars creator George Lucas joined a handful of elected officials Wednesday in breaking ground on a billion-dollar museum dedicated to the art of visual storytelling. Lucas called on Spielberg to join him on the mound of dirt, directing his friend to give a thumbs-up to the cameras. […]

It hasn’t all been positive, but Renaud says she’s committed to delivering on her promise. “But a lot of people associate it with a Hedley song,” she adds. Hedley has been under fire since sexual misconduct allegations against singer Jacob Hoggard began surfacing in February. In the years that followed, Renaud says she maintained a […]

With files from Alison Chiasson “These panels were left unfinished, in my opinion, because the construction or the renovation of the Fatimid Palace was interrupted by the invasion of 1171,” Melikian-Chirvani told CBC Toronto. Among the objects are monumental marble reliefs from the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo, luxury objects ranging from rock crystal and ivory to ceramic lusterware â€” a technique […]

Dumont said some people only recently started admitting they were Métis because they feared discrimination and others are trying to reconnect or discover their culture. We’ve proven it, beyond doubt. “I could’ve confirmed to them … church records and civic records that shows every generation,” she said. He’s a member of the Highlands Métis Nation, which describes itself as an association […]

Others have sought refunds.  Fans continue to show support at Hedley concert in Kitchener Hedley ticket holders finding inconsistent refund policies In an earlier statement on Twitter, Hoggard admitted to objectifying women, and said the way he has treated them has been “reckless and dismissive of their feelings.” He acknowledged that women can be harmed […]

Changing The Crown actors every 2 years is ‘really clever’ Netflix Inc. “Going forward, no one gets paid more than the queen,” Variety quoted Mackie as saying. The ongoing disparity between men and women is reflected in annual lists published by Forbes magazine. Foy earned multiple prizes for her performance, including BAFTA’s British artist of the year, […]

(National Geographic via Associated Press) For example, in a 1916 article about Australia, the caption on a photo of two Aboriginal people read: “South Australian Blackfellows: These savages rank lowest in intelligence of all human beings.” ‘It seemed to me if we want to credibly talk about race, we better look and see how we […]

A month earlier, Grammy viewership slipped below the 20 million mark, down 24 per cent from 2017 and the music awards show’s smallest audience since 2009. Oscars 2018: The Shape of Water crowned best picture “The average American doesn’t know who [acting award winners] Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell are,” O’Neil said. The 2018 Grammy Awards, […]

Vincent, and Montreal’s Chromeo. Other big names gracing the summertime stage include Yeah Yeah Yeahs, James Blake, Rae Sremmurd, Khalid, Anderson.Paak, St. There was a fair amount of local talent represented this year with Milk and Bone, Paupière, Essaie Pas and A-Trak. (Frank Opolko/CBC) In 2017, the festival announced it would introduce new measures to protect concert-goers after several people came […]

“The Citadel belongs to everyone.” Citadel Theatre apologizes for cancelling Jordan Peterson’s rental request Edmonton’s Citadel Theatre issued an apology Tuesday for any harassment artists and staff endured after several allegations were brought forward. The code of conduct was reviewed and a “dialogue process” was brought in to allow artists to share their stories about the […]