The work of National Drawing Competition winners Courtney Douglas, Troyden Bonds, Shimuel Jones and Roann Pierre is currently on display at the National Gallery, Castellani House, Vlissengen Road along with those of other entrants and the exhibition has been extended to January 25.
(Billboard) They’re not household names. . . yet, but these 14 music makers — including pop stars in the making, soulful UK upstarts, an up and coming rapper, and a few hot groups — are primed to do big things this year.
“Drama is a flower that can only bloom with happiness, patience and dedication,” at least that is how Melissa King, writer, poet and now winner of the 2013 National Drama Festival’s Best Actress Award in the Full Length category sees it.
I stand with the ones who are disrespected, who are wronged and simply put, tired of it all.
The ones who are fed up and stressed out over the nonsense they endure, the unprofessional behaviour, the disregard and most prominently the lack of support from those who blast ads and paint billboards to support the drama industry.
Fact: food is expensive.
Fact: we are spending more and getting very little for the dollar.
Fact: smaller quantities and higher prices mean we have to buy larger amounts of food to feed our families and ourselves.
LONDON (Reuters) – Space thriller Gravity won 11 BAFTA nominations on Wednesday, putting it just ahead of the pack at Britain’s top film honours, while 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle were in the running in 10 categories.