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LOS ANGELES - Associated Press
Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of "Star Trek" fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.
The Flying Broom International Women’s Films Festival, which will turn 18 this year, will present the Honorary Award to veteran actress Hümeyra
İş Sanat will host an extraordinary violinist of his generation, Ray Chen, with the London Philharmonic Orchestra under the conductorship of highly-acclaimed German master conductor and pianist Christoph Eschenbach
Istanbul’s Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall (CRR) will host the Violins of the World Festival on March 1 and 2. Coordinated by violinist Cihat Aşkın, the festival will host violin virtuosos including Ara Malikian, Ayla Erduran, Ani Schnarch and Yarub Smarait, as well as the world-known violin production masters and Grammy award-winning Parker Quartet
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
British singers Ed Sheeran and Sam Smith took two prizes each at a glittering Brit Awards on Wednesday marred by a mishap that saw Madonna dragged to the ground by her cape.
In collaboration with the Amsterdam Rast Theater, a performance in Kurdish of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet,” produced by the Diyarbakır City Theater in the eastern province of Van, has recently drawn great interest among locals
Shakespeare’s world famous love story, “Romeo and Juliet” will be on Istanbul stage between Feb. 21 and March 1, 2015.
Australian actor Hugh Jackman will be in Istanbul for four shows between March 17 and 20.
A newly-opened exhibition at Istanbul Modern’s Photography Gallery titled “Magnum – Contact Sheets” explores the creation processes of photographs from Magnum Photos, one of the world’s most prestigious photography agencies
British graffiti artist Banksy has released a short video in which he documented life in war-torn Gaza during his undercover visit to the city.
“Istanbul,” a work by the late Bedri Rahmi Eyüboğlu, one of the leading figures of contemporary Turkish art, will be put up for sale for the first time at an auction by Antik A.Ş.
FOLDED CORNER: ‘An Englishwoman in Angora’ by Grace Ellison (Cambridge University Press, 344 pages, $38)
The 2nd CNR Book Fair will be held between Feb. 27 and March 8 at the CNR Expo Center in Istanbul’s Yeşilköy neighborhood, with the Battle of the Dardenelles a key theme of the fair on its centenary
FOLDED CORNER: ‘Confronting Political Islam: Six Lessons from the West’s Past’ by John Owen (Princeton University Press, 216 pages, $29.95)