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Tribeca Film Festival 2015 - "Goodfellas," 25th Anniversary Screening

On April 25 the Tribeca Film Festival nearly blew the roof off of the Beacon Theater with its closing night event, a 25th anniversary screening of director Martin Scorsese’s 1990 film “Goodfellas,” presented in a stunning, digital restoration. 733 more words

Punch Brothers bring bluegrass to Beacon

By Carter G. Shelter

It’s hard to nail down exactly what kind of band Punch Brothers are. Sure, they play bluegrass instruments, but they do so with the virtuosity of the best classical performers, the pop song sensibility of today’s hit makers, and the improvisational abilities of the jazz greats. 598 more words

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The 2015 Night Of Too Many Stars For Autism Airs Tonight

I don’t know why Comedy Central would air The Night Of Too Many Stars at the same time The Walking Dead is airing, but I guess it’s going to happen!   354 more words

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13-time Grammy award winner Jerry Douglas

RICHMOND, Va – He’s played on more than 2,000 recordings and is a 13-Time Grammy Winner and member of Alison Krauss & Union Station.  Jerry Douglas is currently on tour with The Earls of Leicester.  66 more words

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Jamie Cullum storms the Beacon Theatre

By Mary Ann Odete

Fresh off the release of his latest album, “Interlude,” Jamie Cullum brought that big band sound and spirit to the Beacon Theatre as part of his “Interlude: The Jazz Tour.” Cullum is known for both his jazz filled covers of songs – which range from pop, rap and standards – as well as original compositions. 459 more words

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Photo of the Week #235

Here’s a nice shot of Gordon Downie from The Tragically Hip’s show last weekend. Lots more on the Beacon Theatre’s Facebook page!

Photo tech specs: Canon 5D Mark III camera, 24-70 f2.8 II lens @ 57mm, f3.2, 1/250th, ISO 1600. 31 more words

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