About: The British Music & Theater Festival is a celebration of British Music from the 1960s to the Present and Original New British Theatrical Productions. This is a Benefit Production and All Proceeds will go to The Goddard Riverside Community Youth Arts Program. Tickets are $12 Adults, $7 Kids.
Part 1 - New Plays 730pm. Part 2 - 9pm. Live Classic British Rock 60s - Present, including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who, Lulu, Elton John, Marc Bolan, David Bowie, Oasis & The Verve. The Festival is dedicated to our beloved friend & mentor, Sidney Bernstein, The Father of the British Invasion & Festival Producer, Marty Hyde.
Location: The Festival will take place on Saturday June 4th (730pm -11pm) at The Goddard Riverside Community Theater, 647 Columbus Avenue, … [Continue reading...]
Prince Imperial of Austria, Prince Royal of Hungary, Croatia, and Bohemia (given names: Géza Ladislaus Euseb Gerhard Rafael Albert Maria; born 14 November 1940, in Budapest), in Austria and Hungary known as Géza von Habsburg-Lothringen,[ is the son of Archduke Joseph Francis of Austria (1895–1957) and his wife Princess Anna of Saxony (1903–1976) thus he is a grandson of King Frederick Augustus III of Saxony and great-great grandson (on his father's mother's side) of Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria and his wife Elisabeth of Bavaria (Sisi).
Géza von Habsburg-Lothringen studied at the Universities of Fribourg and Bern (Switzerland), Munich and Florence and has a Ph.D. in History of Art and Archeology. He was Chairman of Christie’s in Switzerland and in Europe for 18 years; taught at the … [Continue reading...]
Stephen Longfellow Fiske shares his Earth Anthem, sung to the melody of the Star Spangled Banner, at our Good News Studio. Stephen talents are abounding and we talk about the Earth Anthem, it’s history and the up-coming Peace Sunday in Los Angeles of which he Produces. Our video interview will be broadcast shortly as part of our Special Peace Day Programs. www.stephenfiskemusic.com
HISTORY OF EARTH ANTHEM VERSE
The Earth Verse sung to the melody of The Star Spangled Banner, words by Stephen Longfellow Fiske
The Evolution of a Song-A Brief History
The Star Spangled Banner was written as a poem by Francis Scott Key on the deck of a small boat September 14, 1814, as he observed the bombardment … [Continue reading...]
THE OFFICIAL MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO
THE MAN WHO BROUGHT THE BEATLES TO AMERICA
AND THE FATHER OF THE BRITISH INVASION
Celebrating The 50th Anniversary of
The Beatles’ Historic First Concerts at Carnegie Hall on
February 12, 1964
Brought to you by The Bernstein Family and Sid Bernstein Presents…
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 – 7:00 PM AT “THE CUTTING ROOM,” NEW YORK CITY
The Official Memorial Tribute to Sid Bernstein – Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 7:00 PM at The Cutting Room, 44 East 32 Street, New York City. For ticket information please visit: http://tickets.thecuttingroomnyc.com/event/469667-celebrating-50th-anniversary-new-york/ or call 212-691-1900.
On Wednesday evening, February 12, 2014, family, friends and artists … [Continue reading...]
Racheal Owens is the host of Good News England. Originally from Wolverhampton, England she is a singer, actress and teaching artist now based in New York City. She appeared in her first musical at the age of 11 and theatre has been a driving force in her life ever since. Passionate about mentoring aspiring young performers, Racheal has been teaching alongside performing since 2009. She also plays the piano, is an avid baker and a self professed foodie! Racheal comes from a close knit family who she misses a lot, particularly her two daschunds.
While she loves living in the States, her British roots are hugely important to her and she is excited to share some great British traditions and culture.
"Auld Lang Syne" (Scots pronunciation: [ˈɔːl(d) lɑŋˈsəin]: note "s" rather than … [Continue reading...]
Ted Mason, meets Good News sitting and playing and watching his dog in the park. Ted is a former member of the multiplatinum British rock/pop band Modern English http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i0yOYyhAjKc and an EMMY nominated film producer. The band has sold over 4 million records in the United States with hit songs such as Melt with you, “Hands across the Sea, Ricochet Days,” 16 Days to name a few. He is a producer, composer (composing and producing the music for the Academy Award winning HBO doc “Prudence’s Song”) as well as a lead guitarist, Classical/Flamenco/Bebop guitarist, singer, songwriter he is President of his own Record Label Mi5 Recordings, a Universal distributed label. He is also in a label/production company partnership with musician/producer extraordinaire Jerry Wonder … [Continue reading...]
Museum Offers Special Gift Of Intrepid for All Visitors Through Feb 15, 2013
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum today announced it will officially reopen to the public on December 21, after completing extensive repairs to its power sources damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
“We have worked non-stop to make the necessary repairs to our power generation, fire suppression and other infrastructure that makes the museum run and allow visitors to enjoy the unique historical exhibits here,” said Susan Marenoff-Zausner, President of the Intrepid Museum. “The flooding we experienced during the height of Sandy was beyond anyone’s imagination. Recovering from damage that extensive, in just over a month, is a testament to the hard work of everyone here at the museum. We’re thrilled that we’re open … [Continue reading...]