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Culture

Culture

Global culture, including music, art, film, music, the producers and the consumers, this is our entertainment section.

 
 Studio 54Studio 54 by The Ovi Team
April 26th 1977; on this day, the crowd gathered outside that Midtown address was waiting and hoping for a chance to enter what would soon become the global epicenter of the disco craze and the most famous nightclub in the world: Studio 54, which opened i
 
 Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald by The Ovi Team
On April 25, 1917, jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald is born in Newport News, Virginia. She was called "The First Lady of Song," an honour whose meaning is captured in a compliment paid to her by the great composer Ira Gershwin: "I never knew how good our so
 
 Royal Shakespeare TheatreRoyal Shakespeare Theatre by The Ovi Team
23rd April 1932; The New Royal Shakespeare Theatre opens in Shakespeare's birthplace of Stratford-upon-Avon, it had been rebuilt after a fire destroyed the original Shakespeare Memorial Theatre.
 
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 Billie Holiday's "Strange Fruit"Billie Holiday's "Strange Fruit" by The Ovi Team
April 20th 2009 marks the 70th anniversary of the release of Billie Holiday's Civil Rights song "Strange Fruit"...
 
 Easter bunnies and Easter eggsEaster bunnies and Easter eggs by The Ovi Team
Rabbits have been associated with springtime since ancient times. It is believed that a symbol of the Anglo-Saxon Goddess of Spring Eostre was the hare. It was Eostre's sacred animal since it was a symbol of fertility and the rebirth of nature following
 
 Easter wandersEaster wanders by The Ovi Team
Some facts, wanders and customs you might didn't know about Easter.
 
 Greek Easter TraditionsGreek Easter Traditions by The Ovi Team
According to the Greek religious calendar, Easter is the most important festival of the Greeks, hence huge celebrations are marked to make the occasion more special. Ancient rituals are associated with Greek Easter traditions like during the Holy Week all
 
 Bessie SmithBessie Smith by The Ovi Team
April 15th 1894; despite the immense influence her records had on the shape and course of American popular music in the 20th century, the recorded legacy of Bessie Smith only captures part of her historical significance. Yes, her first recording, "Downhe
 
 Loretta LynnLoretta Lynn by The Ovi Team
April 14th 1935; Ted and his wife, Ramey, raised eight children in their small wooden house in Johnson County, including the most famous coal miner's daughter in the world, who was born on this day in 1935.
 
 Bob Dylan in New York CityBob Dylan in New York City by The Ovi Team
April 11th 1961; Bob Dylan got his first real chance to put those on display with his first major gig in New York City, opening for bluesman John Lee Hooker at Gerde's Folk City.
 
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