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Recorded live in a studio, and sometimes lasting for hours, participants hope to leave the show with a wedding band, while the audience becomes part of the excitement
LOS ANGELES - Agence France-Presse
Show business satire "Birdman" took the lead in what promises to be a competitive race for the best picture Oscar by winning the top award from Hollywood producers on Jan. 24.
ATHENS - Agence France-Presse
Greek singer Demis Roussos, best known for operatic pop ballads in the 1970s and 1980s, died in Athens at the weekend aged 68.
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
Rihanna, who has topped the charts with a pop-driven R&B sound, has unveiled a new acoustic song in a collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.
Davos, Switzerland - Agence France-Presse
More than 100 artists will take part in a global "Live Earth" concert on June 18 to galvanise demands for climate action, former US vice president Al Gore said Jan. 21.
MERSİN - Doğan News Agency
Within the scope of an educational project for citizens to listen to polyphonic music, the Mersin State Opera and Ballet (MDOB) gave a mini-concert on Dec. 24 in the Taşçılı village
The Culture and Tourism Ministry’s new move has been interpreted as 'an effort to punish dissenting theaters that expressed support for the Gezi protests'
BEIRUT - Agence France-Presse
A group of Syrian refugee women took to the Beirut stage this week to tell their stories of war and flight through a new version of the ancient Greek tragedy 'Antigone'
As midterm break began Jan. 23, Istanbul Modern Museum has organized an entertaining art program for children between the ages 7 and 12.
Beyoğlu İFSAK Local Exhibition Hall is set to open an exhibition by travel photography artist Mevlüt Maşalacı, “World Notes II,” with the artist presenting his second show after his maiden one two years ago.
The Mehmet Güleryüz retrospective at Istanbul Modern follows a chronological course featuring the specific image typology developed by the artist. It also features significant research and examples of Güleryüz’s sculptures from the 1970s to the present
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The Last Tram’ by Nedim Gürsel, translated by Ruth Whitehouse (Comma Press, $15, 184 pages)
More than 561 million copies of books were published in Turkey last year, according to a recently released report from the Turkish Publishers' Union. The figure equaled over seven books for every citizen of the country.
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
Britain's best-selling newspaper The Sun has quietly dropped photos of topless women from page 3, ending a controversial tradition that has lasted decades in a move hailed by feminist campaigners.