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WBTT education program to expand with $100,000 from Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation

A $100,000 grant from the Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation will support WBTT's education programs for youth and adults.

A $100,000 grant from the Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation will support WBTT’s education programs for youth and adults.

The Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe, committed to arts education that celebrates Black achievements, history and culture, recently received a $100,000 grant from the Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation to support WBTT’s education programs for youth and adults.

The funds will support Jazzlinks, which brings history lessons to life for area high school students; Stage of Discovery, a free summer musical theater camp serving minority students; Rhythm & Tales, which offers important life lessons for elementary students through musical fables; the WBTT

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Charles Krug Winery wins “Best of Wine Tourism Award” and “People’s Choice Award for Arts & Culture” | News

NAPA, Calif., Nov. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Charles Krug Winery (https://www.charleskrug.com/), Napa Valley’s oldest winery and home to California’s first tasting room, has been recognized by Great Wine Capitals Network with the Best of Wine Tourism award for 2022. The ten winners of the 19th Global Best Of Wine Tourism Awards were announced on October 28th and represent the best of the best wine tourism businesses from the most prestigious wine regions across five continents. Charles Krug also received the “People’s Choice Award” for Arts & Culture, wherein the public voted for the best winery promoting art,

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ASU Professor Charles Williams to present Renaissance ‘art scene’ lecture

Oct. 5—ALBANY ─ Albany State University Art Professor Charles “Chazz” Williams will share his fascination with history — especially art history — at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Albany Museum of Art in the second in a series of lectures on Renaissance and Baroque art and culture.

Williams, a professor of visual art, art appreciation and art history at Albany State, will speak on the topic “Multiculturalism and the Artist Perspective in Renaissance Art.” The AMA is located at 311 Meadowlark Drive.

“I am fascinated by art history, particularly in ways that groups of artists come together in particular regions

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‘The Wedding of the Century’ recounts the fairy tale ceremony of Princess Diana and Prince Charles, ‘Behind the Music’ returns and the best in pop culture the week of July 26, 2021 [Video]

The It List is Yahoo’s weekly look at the best in pop culture, including movies, music, TV, streaming, games, books, podcasts and more. Here are our picks for July 26-Aug. 1, including the best deals we could find for each. (Yahoo Entertainment may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page.)

STREAM IT: Relive Charles and Diana’s royal wedding, 40 years later in The Wedding of the Century

July 1 marked what would have been Princess Diana’s 60th birthday. Now, as the month comes to a close, it’s the 40th anniversary of her lavish wedding to Prince

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