Peace Day Party Participants and Sponsors -
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams Proclaims International Day of Peace
At Press Conference in Times Square 9/15/15, Events to be held in Central Park 9/20 & Cadman Plaza, Brooklyn, War Memorial 9/21
Brooklyn, NY – www.goodnewsplanet.com invites you to be part of historic world broadcast to strengthen the message for International Day of Peace in Times Square, Central Park, and Cadman Plaza/Brooklyn War Memorial (Your invited to Brooklyn as well). 193 UN Countries have agreed, 610 Million are aware of the day (McKinsey & Company); corporations & individuals are involved worldwide, 2,000 websites to broadcast and social networks.
Integral to the broadcasts is that it includes over 60 messages of organizations/ celebrities (Go to: … [Continue reading...]
Videos & Podcasts -
SAMUEL WAXMAN CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
ELIN & MICHAEL NIERENBERG
COLLABORATING FOR A CURE
19TH ANNUAL BENEFIT DINNER & AUCTION
CELEBRATING THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF
THE SAMUEL WAXMAN CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
THE SWCRF VINCE CAMUTO MEMORIAL CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM
HONORING IN MEMORIAM:
SPECIAL MUSICAL GUEST:
OF THE WHO
MASTER OF CERMONIES:
CO-ANCHOR OF CBS 2 NEWS THIS MORNING
The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation will host its 19th Annual Benefit Dinner & Auction, honoring footwear industry icon Vince Camuto and featuring a musical performance by the legendary Roger Daltrey of The Who on Thursday, November 10th, 2016, at … [Continue reading...]
This show is in English and Italian. Special Host Eleonora Pieroni - Italian Model #italianmodel.
The Consul General of Italy Francesco Genuardi requests the pleasure of your company to celebrate La Festa della Repubblica 2017 with the participation of the Ambassador of Italy to the United States, H.E. Armando Varricchio
Friday, June 2nd , 2017 - 6:00 pm
Consulate General of Italy
690 Park Avenue
New York, N.Y.10065
Please click here to RSVP
Tel. 212 – 439 8605
Celebrating “Italy in New York” with exhibits by:
Institute for Digital Archeology, Lamborghini, Beatrice Pediconi, Giorgia Lupi, Luca Pignatelli, Paolo Troilo
and art pieces recovered by the Carabinieri and local authorities
Program of activities
11:00 am – 5:00 pm - Italian Trade Agency New York (33 East 67th … [Continue reading...]
Contra Galleries is proud to present the official grand opening of our gallery and private showing "A Night of Dreams" featuring artists Domingo Zapata & Daniel Mazzone.
122 W 26th st, 5th Floor
Cheese and Light Hors D'oeuvres by Catering Concepts NYC
Domingo Zapata is a Spanish-American artist born in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
Zapata produces Neo-Expressionist paintings as well as sculpture using both oil and acrylic, often incorporating mixed-media, collage and graffiti.
For over 20 years Zapata has built a body of work, which varies significantly in motif, though consistently explores themes of sexuality, opulence, and vitality in his signature style. In this distinctive hand, Zapata layers fantasy … [Continue reading...]
Philanthropist, author, former honoree, and co-chair of the upcoming gala Jean Shafiroff, along with her husband Martin Shafiroff hosted a cocktail party in support of the American Heart Association’s 21st Annual Hamptons Heart Ball. The kickoff event was held at the Shafiroff’s stylish New York City residence where more than 100 guests and well-wishers gathered for cocktails, showing their commitment to heart health and the work of the Association. The upcoming gala will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Southampton Arts Center in Southampton, NY.
Notable attendees included: Jean Shafiroff, Martin Shafiroff, Geoffrey Bradfield, Barbara Poliwoda, Drs. Ralph and Lori Mosca, Sharon Bush, Ava Roosevelt, Matt Rich, Margo Langenberg, Tas and Amir Dossal, Randi Schatz, Maggie … [Continue reading...]
Great things are best shared with friends, so we are giving you a reason to bring them all. If you haven’t bought your ticket yet, you can buy two at a special price. If you have, buy another at a discounted rate.
To purchase, click the TICKETS button above and enter one of the following promo codes. You will not see an option for discounted tickets until you enter the promo code and click the APPLY CODE button.
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Just like in years past, this event will sell out – buy your tickets now to guarantee both your place at the Chili Cook-off and the best price. All proceeds benefit the New York Texas Exes Scholarship Fund.
See you on May 20th! … [Continue reading...]
He's performing Monday, Mar 6, 7pm at the Cutting Room. He'll be accompanied by several beautiful modern dancers, moving in synchronicity with his throbbing guitar rhythm and his plucky complex Latin melodies.
Come join us for a wonderful evening of music and networking with high level Wall Street friends. Vidak's a seasoned Wall Street Trader & family office advisor who's often featured in Bloomberg news.
What's more interesting is he was a soldier in Serbia prior to getting his MBA from Columbia Univ. What I really like about him is like me he's also a highly trained martial artist who likes to spar at the gym regularly.
Here's the details:
Monday, March 6th 7pm-10pm
The Cutting Room
44 E. 32nd St. … [Continue reading...]
The Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc. proudly presents “The American Soldier” a powerful one-man theatrical event starring writer and actor Douglas Taurel. Saturday, June 17th.
This critically acclaimed Off Broadway play is based on factual accounts and actual letters written by both American soldiers and their family members spanning over 200 years - from the American Revolution through the present day conflict in the Middle East. Mr. Taurel’s tour de force performance honors and explores the internal struggles that veterans and their families face when returning home from combat. The actor enters into the personas of 14 different veterans and family members, telling their important stories of courage and sacrifice. THE AMERICAN SOLDIER exposes the veterans flaws and scars, with both … [Continue reading...]
Sunday May 28th 2017. Ansche Chesed Synagogue. 251 West 100th Street, NYC.
Doors Open 230pm. Show at 3pm.
Tickets: Adults $20 Kids $10 at the Door
Produced by Michael Skakun, Jason Grant Shela, Paul Sladkus, Amy Thau, Howard Feldman.
Directed by Jason Grant Shela. Musical Direction by Andrew Hertz.
About The Festival:
The Jewish Heritage Theater Festival is a celebration of Jewish Family Life over the past century. The Short Plays are acted by an accomplished group of thespians from My Generation Theater Company. The Festival is approximately 2 hours in length and will culminate in a Live Music Show. This Production is a benefit for The Joseph Skakun Project. A 501c3 Educational Non-Profit Organization that aims to bring Jewish Heritage and History to life via the performing arts. … [Continue reading...]
Don't Miss Our
FOUNDERS' WEEKEND CELEBRATION
FRIDAY NIGHT SHABBAT SERVICE WITH SPEAKER GREGORY JOHNSON: LOVE, A UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE, MUSIC by
NEVA SMALL, ARON BEDERSON,
PETER TEDESCHI, JAMES BESSER
AND SPECIAL ONEG SHABBAT
May 19th, 7 PM
KLEZMER SERVICE WITH 10 MUSICIANS
LUNCHEON, MUSICAL COMEDY PERFORMANCE, VIDEOS, MEMORY BOOK,
Honoring Comptroller Scott Stringer
Saturday, May 20, 10:30 AM – 3 PM
Founders' Weekend Sunday Brunch
With Live Music
By Judy Buchman and Friends
plus a chance to see all our memorabilia
Open House - Sunday, May 21
Noon to 3 PM
LUNCHEON TICKETS $25
BRUNCH TICKETS $5
Sponsorship Opportunities Available for Founders' Weekend
Please send a check made out to The Actors’ Temple
Or fax credit card info to fax # … [Continue reading...]
On Tuesday, May 23, in conjunction with the Times Square Advertising Coalition, the Emmy award winning "Just A Common Soldier" video will be shown in Times Square at 10:30 AM to honor the bravest Americans: our great veterans.
YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS VERY SPECIAL EVENT.
At 10:30 AM America's Tenor, Daniel Rodriguez, will open the short program by singing. I will speak for a few minutes as well as Ret. Brig. Gen. Loree Sutton, Producer Stephen Clouse, Purple Heart & Bronze Star medals recipient Angelo Monaco, and Ken Fisher of Fisher House.
PLEASE COME TO THE CNN & CLEAR COMMUNICATIONS SCREENS IN TIMES SQUARE AT 47TH AND BROADWAY AT 10:15 AM, TUESDAY, MAY 23. THE PROGRAM WILL START PROMPTLY AT 10:30 AM AND END AT 11 AM.
This event will be covered by the press, … [Continue reading...]
Grand Master Kim celebrates receiving one of world's most prestigious awards.
Master Kim’s formula of success is based on hard work, prioritizing his objectives, and promoting his businesses through skilled public relations. His three areas of focus are The Martial Arts, Real Estate Development and Restaurant Management. http://grandmasterceo.com/bio/
Born in Korea, Master Kim migrated to the United States in 1975 seeking the “American Dream.” He brought with him a knowledge of business and the ancient martial arts to this modern “land of opportunity.” He adapted quickly to the American culture and honed his intellect by obtaining a Bachelors and Masters degree in science and became associate professor at Long Island University, John Jay College, Kingsboro Community … [Continue reading...]
Audris a Dominican beauty pageant titleholder, professional model, actress, presenter and journalist. She represented her country at Miss Turismo Dominicana, Reinado Internacional del Café, and Nuestra Belleza Latina.
In 2013, Rijo became first runner-up of Nuestra Belleza Latina 2013. Today she is the host of entertainment for Telemundo 47 New York. Also she is the host of the morning show Acceso Total Nueva York.
2Nuestra Belleza Latina 2013
2.1NBL VIP "All★Star"- Nuestra Belleza Latina 2016
Rijo won the National Title of Miss Dominican Tourism 2009, and also Miss Elegance and Miss Culture.
In 2010 Rijo took part in the International Queen of … [Continue reading...]
Tuesday, October 18th
The Welcome Dinner - The Keynote Roundtable
The Hollywood VR-AR State of the Union - Studios - Networks - Tech Companies - A Vision into the Future
Bill Fay, Production Executive, “The Dark Knight,” “300,” “The Hangover,” “Clash of the Titans” "Independence Day," former President of Production Legendary Pictures
Chris Defaria, President, Animation and Technical Innovation, Warner Bros., Executive Producer, 'Gravity', 'Mad Max: Fury Road' , 'Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix' and the upcoming 'The Lego Movie Sequel'
Paul Hook, Partner/Head, Motion Picture Production, ICM Partners
Jim Mainard, EVP, Digital Strategy & New Business Development, DreamWorks Animation
Brendan Handler, SVP, New Media, 20th Century Fox
Moderator - Steve Schklair, founding principal … [Continue reading...]
Festival Highlights Include:
A Tribute to Legendary Songstress and Activist Abbey Lincoln
Starring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Dianne Reeves, and Esperanza Spalding
Under the Musical Direction of Terri Lyne Carrington
WOW Teen Summit
Featuring a talk by Oscar-nominated actress Gabourey Sidibe –
Presented in partnership with the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature
A Day of Free Panel Discussions, Interactive Workshops, and Performances Celebrating Empowerment & Activism Featuring
Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas
Women’s March Co-Chairs Carmen Perez & Tamika Mallory
Friday May 4th – Sunday May 7th
WHAT: Women of the World (WOW) Festival
The Apollo Theater will gather artists, activists, … [Continue reading...]
for Chinese, go to www.GoodNewsPlanet.com/fantasy-bubble-spectacle-zenghao-solo-exhibition/
Chinese contemporary artist Zeng Hao’s art has been following Postmodernism’s practice: appropriation, transposition, transformation. Like what is shown from his Door God series to Bubbles series, all his works have the characteristics of metaphors and symbolism.
In his Door God images, Zeng mixed the cultural elements of the East and the West, presented the aesthetical spectacles under the background of global consumerism, which have the cultural implications of intertwining, host-guest-exchange, and even conflict of the Eastern and Western cultures.
His Bubbles series since 2008 are mainly his own imaginations, which transform existing images by exaggeration, reconstruction, and … [Continue reading...]
HOSTS GALA CELEBRATION AT FRIARS CLUB MARCH 13
Theater District institution the Actors’ Temple celebrates its centennial with an entertainment-packed dinner and show at the Friars Club, 57 East 55th Street, on Monday March 13 at 6pm. The Temple, which has served as a spiritual home, meeting place and performance venue serving generations of show business professionals, luminaries and their friends, honors the beloved actresses Tovah Feldshuh and Jackie Hoffman (both of whom will perform), and Barbara Bova. Featured entertainers are Andrew Beall (composer of “Song of Solomon”), the singers Anna Bergman and Adrienne Haan, comedian Bob Greenberg, and concert violinist Marina Kifferstein.
The event, produced by Carol Ostrow, supports the Actors’ Temple mission to provide a dynamic … [Continue reading...]
Every year Gotham City Networking, Inc.® holds its annual GOtham Green Awards® recognizing companies, and individuals, for their contribution to advancing our world's progress toward a more sustainable existence.
We aim to recognize initiatives that help everyday people save money and enable more comfortable environments to live and work in. This years’ winners are being recognized for their achievements in implementing various strategies to create products, buildings, and initiatives that advance the goal of greater sustainability.
1.The Queens Chamber of Commerce Energy Committee represented by Brett Swanson, manager of Committee Development of the Queens Chamber
The Committee exists to educate local business owners and residents about energy supply challenges and opportunities … [Continue reading...]