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Amazing Performance From An Even More Amazing Horse
Offbeat  (tags: horses, performance, entertainment, interesting, society )

- 221 days ago -
On the lighter side for your weekend.. . The Horse Starts Trotting, What Happens Next Will Blow Your Mind.We didn't even know horses could do this!... Featured story with videon on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Natalie Cole, R&B and Jazz Singer, Dies Aged 65
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Singer, USA )

- 123 days ago -
Natalie Cole, whose hit songs included the duet Unforgettable with her father Nat "King" Cole, has died aged 65. The Grammy-winning singer died on Thursday night at a hospital in Los Angeles, her publicist told the Associated Press news agency.
Eurovision Song Contest: Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow Wins
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Eurovision, Sweden' )

- 346 days ago -
Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow has triumphed at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.
John Lennon's Guitar Fetches $2.4m at Auction in California
Offbeat  (tags: entertainment, guitar, auction, USA )

- 178 days ago -
A guitar which belonged to John Lennon has sold at auction in California for $2.4m (£1.5m).
A Point of View: What's the Secret of Writing Great Song Lyrics?
Offbeat  (tags: entertainment, music, song, composers, lyrics )

- 311 days ago -
Having written words for someone else's music, Adam Gopnik finds there's a common factor behind all great lyrics, from Mozart opera to Taylor Swift
Sound of Music Sing-Along at Last Night of the Proms
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Arts, Proms 2015, Royal Albert Hall, UK )

- 234 days ago -
A sing-along to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the film of The SounW d of Music has taken place at the Last Night of the Proms.Soprano Danielle de Niese lead audiences around the UK in song, from the event at the Royal Albert Hall.
A Point of View: Does Screen Violence Make Society More Violent?
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Movie-makers, TV, Violence )

- 17 days ago -
Moviemakers excel at recreating violence and gore on screen. But Will Self asks if we should view fictional violence with more caution.
Singer Prince Dies Suddenly at 57
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Singer, Dies, USA )

- 13 days ago -
Singer Prince has died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, his publicist tells AP
Happy Days Diner Owner Al Molinaro Dies Aged 96
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Sitcom Actor, Al Molinaro )

- 185 days ago -
Al Molinaro starred as 'Big Al' alongside Henry Winkler, as the Fonz,He appeared as the owner of Arnold's Drive-in, where the main characters would gather, from 1976 until 1982.
David Bowie Dies of Cancer at 69
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Singer, Health, UK )

- 114 days ago -
Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 from cancer. His son, film director Duncan Jones, confirmed the news and a statement was issued on his social media accounts.
Sir Christopher Lee: Screen Legend Dies Aged 93
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Actor, Sir Christopher Lee )

- 327 days ago -
Sir Christopher Lee, the veteran actor and star of many of the world's biggest film franchises, has died aged 93.
Staffordshire Hoard Mystery Centre Stage at Theatre Festival
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Arts, Staffordshire Hoard, Anglo-Saxon, Staffordshire, England, UK )

- 317 days ago -
Roughly 1,400 years ago, give or take the odd century, someone buried a collection of dazzling gold and silver near Lichfield. No-one knows why. But as historians continue to pore over the Staffordshire Hoard,
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em: Recalling Cliff Hanger Scene
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Sitcom, Michael Crawford, Michelle Dotrice, BBC )

- 129 days ago -
The hair-raising stunt on 1970s TV sitcom Some Mother's Do 'Ave 'Em, when Michael Crawford dangled hundreds of feet above the English Channel, is being remembered as part of a BBC radio documentary.
I-Wonder: Break a Leg: A History of British Theatre
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, history, British theatre )

- 178 days ago -
British theatre has a rich history, from playwrights like William Shakespeare to actors like Laurence Olivier. Today audiences still love to go to the theatre to be entertained and challenged, hearing ideas that may not be expressed anywhere else.
I-Wonder: Hapless But Hilarious:The Underdog in British Film Comedy
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Arts, Films, British Comedy )

- 312 days ago -
The British sense of humour is characterised by satire and the undermining of authority. On screen it's reflected in stories seen through the eyes of an underdog whose attempts to fight the establishment ends with them having the last laugh.

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