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Angolan app gives performers a lifeline – streaming to paying public

Angolan app gives performers a lifeline – streaming to paying public

Published 03/07/2020

LUANDA (Reuters) - When the Angolan government imposed its coronavirus lockdown in late March, local entrepreneur and innovator Claudio Kiala saw a gap in the [more…]

Venezuelan music, dance teachers reach kids online amid pandemic

Venezuelan music, dance teachers reach kids online amid pandemic

Published 01/07/2020

CARACAS(Reuters) - With Venezuela now three months into a coronavirus quarantine that has kept children locked indoors, music and art teachers and storytellers are for [more…]

AMC delays reopening date by two weeks to July 30

AMC delays reopening date by two weeks to July 30

Published 29/06/2020

(Reuters) - AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc said on Monday it has delayed the reopening of its theaters in the United States by two weeks to [more…]

After backlash, AMC says it will require masks at all U.S. theaters

After backlash, AMC says it will require masks at all U.S. theaters

Published 19/06/2020

(Reuters) - AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc said Friday it will require guests to wear face masks at all of its U.S. movie theaters when they [more…]

Dutch soccer players boycott TV show over Black Pete remarks

Dutch soccer players boycott TV show over Black Pete remarks

Published 19/06/2020

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Dutch men’s and women’s national football team players said on Friday they would no longer grant interviews to a popular TV [more…]

California says film and TV production can resume as early as June 12

California says film and TV production can resume as early as June 12

Published 06/06/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Film and TV cameras can start rolling in California as soon as June 12, state officials said on Friday as they [more…]

Live music lifts spirits in Burkina Faso’s coronavirus curfew

Live music lifts spirits in Burkina Faso’s coronavirus curfew

Published 18/05/2020

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - On stage in an empty auditorium, backed by starry lights, Patrick Kabre plucks his electric guitar and sings through a microphone to [more…]

‘We Are The World’ to get an ‘American Idol’ alumni encore

‘We Are The World’ to get an ‘American Idol’ alumni encore

Published 15/05/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “We Are The World,” the celebrity-packed 1985 charity single, is getting an encore this weekend, courtesy of the stars of “American [more…]

Delayed ‘Friends’ reunion holding out for live audience over remote event

Delayed ‘Friends’ reunion holding out for live audience over remote event

Published 11/05/2020

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fans may have to wait until the fall for the “Friends” reunion special as HBO Max executives are holding out hopes [more…]

All masks, no fireworks: Shanghai Disneyland in muted reopening after coronavirus closedown

All masks, no fireworks: Shanghai Disneyland in muted reopening after coronavirus closedown

Published 11/05/2020

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Thousands of visitors streamed into Shanghai Disneyland on Monday for the first time in three months as the Chinese park became the [more…]