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Ranking The Best Picture Nominees

The Academy Awards have now been and gone and ‘Moonlight’ ended up being triumphant edging out ‘La La Land’ which took the Golden Globes and BAFTA’s by storm. 1,654 more words

A musical ode to hopes and dreams

La La Land (Damien Chazelle, 2016) follows the efforts of Mia (Emma Stone) and Seb (Ryan Gosling) to fulfil their dreams. She is an aspiring actress looking for her first break while he is a pianist whose sole ambition is to save jazz, an art form he believes is in decline. 564 more words


Review: "Manchester by the Sea"

The loss of a relative is difficult at the best of times. When that relation is reasonably young, and has left behind a family, the situation is only made harder. 585 more words


Laura Benanti and Javier Muñoz Will Announce 2017 Drama Desk Nominations

With the 2017 spring season underway on and off Broadway, the New York theatre community is already looking ahead to the ever-approaching awards season.

The 2017 Drama Desk Awards will announce the nominees for their 62nd Annual Awards show April 27th at Feinstein’s/54 Below at 10:00 AM. 271 more words

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Woo L.A. Podcast - Live Not At The Oscars

Hey everyone, Robin, Joel, Ryan, and I enjoyed doing the special podcast so much that we wanted to do another one during the Oscars. We Skyped for over 6 hours, and I decided to try something and cut it down to just under 2 hours (including the intro and outro song). 80 more words


The Olivier 2017 noms are in: Who should and who will win? 

It’s that time of year again – following the beginning of the awards season, the Olivier board have announced the nominations for the 2017 awards. Leading the pack is, quite predictably, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, but Travesties, The Glass Menagerie, Funny Girl, Dreamgirls and Groundhog Day have all received plenty of nods. 1,886 more words


After a quiet protest comes a victory

Five years ago seems like a lifetime in this news cycle, but remember 2012? When it came to end of year accolades, three films dominated the conversation – Silver Linings Playbook, Argo, and Zero Dark Thirty. 1,917 more words