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“The Jazz Ambassadors” on PBS Through May 10th

May 4th, 2018 No comments
Following up about the new documentary The Jazz Ambassadors, premiere Friday, May 4 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) and continues through May 10. The film site has launched with two new embedded videos:
The United States Information Agency (USIA) uses Voice of America radio to combat Soviet propaganda in films and news media about America’s struggles with racial discrimination and segregation: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/jazz-ambassadors/video/america-combats-soviet-propaganda-racism-segregation/
 
In 1955, Congressman Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. convinced U.S. leaders that jazz was the best way to intervene in the Cold War cultural conflict, with trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie becoming the first jazz ambassador to help counter Soviet stories about American racism:http://www.pbs.org/wnet/jazz-ambassadors/video/adam-clayton-powell-jr-teams-dizzy-gillespie/

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“Coco” Already a Family Favorite

February 27th, 2018 No comments

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

Winner of a Golden Globe award and nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Film, Coco comes to home video and it’s packed with special features and fun things to do. The movie is from Disney/PIXAR and the adventure comedy is filled with laughter, excitement, music and life lessons. The animated feature has already become a family favorite. Read more…

March 17-18 Jazz In The Gardens Music Fest

January 26th, 2018 No comments

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Florida Summer Fest 2017 Video

July 20th, 2017 No comments

Mamma Mia Farewell Tour at Broward Center

May 7th, 2017 No comments

Matilda Cast Interviews Video

April 26th, 2017 No comments

Carl Scott’s Record Release Party Video

April 24th, 2017 No comments

Finding Neverland coming to Broward Center for the Performing Arts

April 20th, 2017 No comments

Broward Center presents Matilda the Musical

April 13th, 2017 No comments

JERSEY BOYS at Adrienne Arsht Center April 4 – 9, 2017

March 29th, 2017 No comments