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TRIUMPH! Presents Women’s Stories Virtually in November

The Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival is presenting an exceptional slate of theatre, dance and storytelling.

TRIUMPH! Presents Women's Stories Virtually in November

The Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival is presenting an exceptional slate of theatre, dance and storytelling by remarkable performers that you can enjoy in a new virtual program, Triumph!

The two matinee programs are hosted by James and Lissa Reynolds. James is the Emmy Award winning star of the NBC Daytime Drama Days of Our Lives. Lissa is the Artistic Director of the Fremont Centre Theatre in South Pasadena, where she starred in A Woman of Independent Means.

Fay Hauser-Price directs the afternoon shows. A member of the Directors Guild, her film credits include Where’s the Smoke and 5150. Her TV credits include Act Now (PBS) and Read to Me L.A. She is also a producer, writer and actor.

Performers include:

November 1 at 3:00 p.m. PST

Mzuri Moyo Aimbaye in The Fannie Lou

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Sarasota Opera Presents SLEEPING BEAUTY

The screening takes place on October 18, 2020 as part of the HD at the Opera House series.

Sarasota Opera will present Sleeping Beauty – Ballet Film at Sarasota Opera House, as part of the HD at the Opera House series. The screening takes place on October 18, 2020.

This sumptuous ballet, choreographed by the great Rudolph Nureyev, returns to the stage with magnificent sets created by Oscar winner Franca Squarciapino, and Felix Korobov conducting the extraordinary score by Tchaikovsky.

International superstar Polina Semionova stars as the lovely Princess Aurora, who after being cursed by an evil fairy (Beatrice Carbone), must fall into a death-like sleep until a handsome prince (Timofej Andrijashenko) awakens her with a kiss. From Teatro La Scala.

Running Time: 3h 30m (includes one intermission)

Learn more and book at https://tickets.sarasotaopera.org/3879/4866.

Cast

  • Princess Aurora Polina Semionova
  • Désiré Timofej Andrijashenko
  • King Florestan XXIV Alessandro Grillo
  • The Queen Marta
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12 Easy Gift Ideas For Presents That Feel Personal

We’re breezing through fall and trudging right on into gift-giving territory. This year looks a tad different (to say the least), so we’ve been thinking of ways in which we can keep the 2020 holiday season feeling as heartwarming and untroubled as possible — even without flights home and in-person embraces. Our solution? A shopping guide to easy gift ideas that still feel personal (no matter how far away you are).

A fancy-schmancy gift is one thing, and a holiday card with sweet notes and aphorisms is another, but the real kicker comes with a personalized present’s ability to leave a lasting impression on the person you give it to. From initial-clad agate coasters to embossed cutting boards, embroidered robes, and much more, we’ve collected the custom monogrammed answers for a more uncomplicated and gracious gift-giving season.

At Refinery29, we’re here to help you navigate this overwhelming world of stuff.

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Model Portfolio Presents Credible Emerging Markets Opportunity

Broadly speaking, emerging markets equities are flailing again this year as the MSCI Emerging Markets Index is lower by two-thirds of a percent.

However, there remain pockets of opportunities in developing economies. Advisors can leverage those opportunities with WisdomTree’s Emerging Markets Multi-Factor Portfolio.

“This model portfolio is designed for investors with a long-term horizon looking for exposure to a broad universe of Emerging Market equities primarily using factor focused ETFs,” according to WisdomTree. “The selected ETFs provide certain factor tilts that have the potential to generate excess return relative to comparable cap-weighted benchmarks over longer-term holding periods. The strategies may use both WisdomTree and non-WisdomTree ETFs.”

Emerging markets equities could be back in vogue if there’s regime change here in the U.S. come November and that could be a positive for some of the funds featured in the Emerging Markets Multi-Factor Portfolio.

Revisiting Emerging Markets

Morgan Stanley strategists are looking

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Pittance Chamber Music Presents MODERN BEAUTY

The programs will now premiere streaming online in three episodes.

Pittance Chamber Music Presents MODERN BEAUTY

Pittance Chamber Music, which presents the extraordinary musicians who perform in the pit at the Los Angeles Opera, presents Modern Beauty with special guest GRAMMY and EMMY-winning pianist Gloria Cheng.

Recorded during the pandemic, the programs will now premiere streaming online in three episodes, and will include artist and composer interviews with special tributes to Steven Stucky. One of today’s most respected and revered interpreters of contemporary repertoire, Cheng has been lauded in the Washington Post, New York Times and LA Weekly for her “breathtaking”, “exhilarating” and “broadly expressive” performances.

For this program she joins colleagues from the LA Opera Orchestra, bassoonist Judith Farmer, clarinetist Donald Foster and oboist Jennifer Cullinan, in a program of favorite chamber music pieces by composers with whom Cheng has collaborated – among them Billy Childs, Esa-Pekka Salonen, John Harbison, Steven Stucky and Gernot Wolfgang,

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Deals, Presents And Low cost Coupons

Steady numbers of people are turning to online coupons as a way to save cash when making purchases. It could possibly come all the way down to your individual personal experience – I personally wouldn’t say Groupon is a rip-off, however think carefully about whether you really want an merchandise, examine for cheaper prices or comparable merchandise elsewhere and even contact the person firms to make sure you have all of the facts.

I recently bought a voucher on Groupon for paintballing and the girl at Horizon paintball advised me I needed to pay a £10 deposit for each participant that I would get again on the day should they all flip up. I told her this was some huge cash for me however she ensured me she would write a note on my file to make sure I received it again shortly and safely.

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Choosing The Proper Groomsmen Presents

It’s not at all times practical or desirable to have a reception immediately following the wedding ceremony. One of many biggest items an environmentally aware couple can give to their wedding company is seeds that may be planted within the earth to resume life. I know your presence here in the present day means loads (look around on the company and then over to the bride and groom) to Amy and Robert.

Clarify plans for the place the youngsters will likely be positioned during the ceremony – whether it is to face with the adults in the wedding social gathering or to sit in the entrance row. However, now weekday weddings have gotten frequent and often, inns, photographers and transport companies provide discounts for such days other than weekends.

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Birthday Presents For Four Year Outdated Twin Women Help!

It could possibly at all times be difficult to buy members of the alternative intercourse, exactly because it’s more obscure their needs. I have never seen this concept before, however I find it irresistible. I believe its too late for me to use the concept this christmas, however I will probably be returning to this lens over the coming 12 months. Every year, my kids and I put collectively luggage of gifts for the homeless shelter.

More traditional households and their mates could not suppose uncommon Christmas gift ideas are either proper or appropriate. For those who weren’t sick it will really feel like Christmas or a birthday. You can buy Christmas-related gifts on this category or department out to ones which can be nice for all year-spherical.

On the invites clarify the actions for the day and say that you would love them to be there with the household … Read More

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