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Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

 

PRODUCTION BEGINS ON DISNEY’S LIVE-ACTION “MULAN”

Production on Disney’s “Mulan,” a live-action adaptation of the studio’s 1998 animated feature, has begun. The film will shoot on locations in New Zealand and China and will open in cinemas March, 2020. Liu Yifei (“The Forbidden Kingdom,” “Once Upon a Time”) was cast as Hua Mulan following a year-long global casting search. Joining her in the film are: Donnie Yen (“Star Wars: Rogue One”); Jason Scott Lee (“Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny”); Yoson An (“The Meg”); Utkarsh Ambudkar (“Pitch Perfect”); Ron Yuan (“Marco Polo”); Tzi Ma (“Arrival”);Read More


VRC and JDRF to again join forces for Pin & Win

The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) is pleased to announce JDRF will be the Melbourne Cup Carnival official Pin & Win charity partner for a second year. Last year, thanks to the generosity of the community and Flemington racegoers, $420,000 was raised through the Pin & Win partnership to support JDRF to drive ongoing research and deliver support programs that benefit people living with type 1 diabetes. An autoimmune disease, type 1 diabetes has no known cure and effects over 120,000 Australians. VRC Chief Executive Officer Neil Wilson said the ClubRead More


THE FOUR TOPS announce shows in Melbourne and Sydney

For more than Sixty Years THE FOUR TOPS, a vocal quartet from Detroit, Michigan helped define the Legendary Motown sound with a repertoire that included Soul Music, R&B, Adult Contemporary and Jazz. Their first Motown hit, “Baby I Need Your Loving” in 1964, made them stars and their sixties track record on the label is indispensable to any retrospective of that decade. Their songs, soulful and bittersweet, were across-the-board successes. “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)”, a No.1 R&B and Pop smash in 1965, is one of Motown’s longest-running chart toppers, followed “It’s The Same OldRead More


THE SOUND OF THE SUPREMES

THE SUPREMES were the epitome of the Motown sound. The group would amplify the music that was changing the American sound, and captivating audiences the world over. The spirit of The Supremes lives on today through THE SOUNDS OF THE SUPREMES, who will be bringing their show to Australian stages in March 2019. THE SOUND OF THE SUPREMES is led by Kaaren Ragland, a member of the original SUPREMES throughout the 70s and 80s. Along with Kathy Merrick and Althea Burkhalter, Kaaren leads the trio as they unveil timeless hits including “Stop In The Name Of Love” And “Where Did Our LoveRead More