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Performances around the United States

Attention all music lovers! Companies are going strong with virtual performances. Here is a list of upcoming performances to watch: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: Have a hearty laugh with these feel-good operas that you can stream. You can stream each one for up to 23 hours. OPERA COMEDIES (OPERATIC COMEDIES) Mon. Oct. 19- Rossini’s “Il Barbiere […]

From @thehaunting Instagram

“The Haunting of Bly Manor” seamlessly combines horror and tragic love stories

One line near the end of the series sums it up pretty well, “You said it was a ghost story … it’s a love story.” “The Haunting of Bly Manor,” the second installment in Mike Flanagan’s “Haunting of” series, presents tragic love stories layered beneath some extremely scary visuals and a hauntingly great atmosphere. The […]

From edgarfabianfrias.org

Tulsa City-County Library Hosts Tea Workshop

The Tulsa City-County Library is celebrating Hispanic Heritage month during September and October this year. As their fourth event this year, they hosted a Tea Workshop with Edgar Fabian Frias on Sept. 26. It was streamed through Facebook Live. Amairani Perez Chamu, the coordinator of the Hispanic Resource Center at the Tulsa Library, guided the […]

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Eddie Van Halen dies at 65

On Oct. 6, the world lost the man, the myth, the legend — Eddie Van Halen. After a long battle with throat cancer, Van Halen finally said goodbye to the world at 65 years old. Though his guitar is now placed on its stand, the notes that Eddie shredded will forever ring in the ears […]

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Great performances to check out

Despite the stages being closed for the rest of the season, there are still many upcoming productions in the works, alongside some opportunities to peek behind the curtains.. THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: This week, the Metropolitan Opera will showcase the emotionally potent works of Donizetti: Mon. Oct. 12- “Lucia di Lammermoor” Tues. Oct. 13- “La Fille […]

From @emilyinparis Instagram

“Emily in Paris”: just so flat

You show me a cheesy movie that takes place in Paris, and I’ll watch it for the sake of imagining an overly romanticized life filled with fresh baguettes and beautiful balcony views. Maybe it’ll have an underdeveloped plot-line. Maybe the characters fall in love in the same way, encounter the same problems and then somehow […]

From @ratchednetflix Instagram

Ryan Murphy does it again! Another ominous tale: Netflix’s “Ratched”

“Ratched” is Ryan Murphy’s third film series to premiere on Netflix. His involvement includes other Netflix Original Series titled “Hollywood” and “The Politician.” He also wrote and produced a Netflix Documentary called “A Secret Love.” Ryan Murphy’s overall filmography includes “Glee,” “Scream Queens,” “Pose” and, most famously, “American Horror Story.” He began writing in the […]