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Lynda Kay Parker, known as Lynda Kay, is an American contralto singer, songwriter, guitarist, actor and business owner. Born in Dallas, Texas, she began her entertainment career appearing in stage plays and commercials. Lynda Kay is now a professional musician and an official endorsee of Gretsch guitars. Lynda Kay is married to Coffin Case founder Jonny Coffin. Together, they own the Coffin and Vampira brands. Jonny Coffin started Coffin Case in his garage in 1996, first creating one for himself and subsequently receiving requests for custom cases by Slash, Keith Richards, and Kirk Hammet, among others. The consumer line of Coffin Case began in 2000 and continues to this day. MORE
Action. Nothing could be more gripping than Greta Thunberg’s actions, speeches and her follow through with visiting countries, communities and national events with zero emission travel. Listen to this powerful speech she delivers in Stockholm before setting off to the U.S.A. to start her campaign. Its moving! We can all do it…no matter how small. In August 2018, Greta Thunberg started a school strike for the climate outside the Swedish Parliament that has since spread all over the world and now involves over 100,000 schoolchildren. MORE
Heaven’s Gate was one of the largest production films ever made about the opening of the great wild west. It was real, with some of the best scenes ever produced in cinema. Heaven's Gate is a 1980 American epic Western film written and directed by Michael Cimino. Loosely based on the Johnson County War, it portrays a fictional dispute between land barons and European immigrants in Wyoming in the 1890s.  MORE
Terrifying high mountain trail, located at the eastern extremity of the Kishtwar District of the Jammu region in Jammu and Kashmir, India. If your GPS ever thinks it’s a good idea to drive on this road, it may be time to get a new one! It’s a narrow, windy road with no guard rail or secure edging for about 100 miles, with views of the valley thousands of feet below. Terrifying high mountain trail, with a length of 114 km, located at the eastern extremity of the Kishtwar District of the Jammu region in Jammu and Kashmir, India. If your GPS ever thinks it's a good idea to drive on this road, it may be time to get a new one! It's a narrow, windy road with no guard rail or secure edging for about 100 miles, with views of the valley thousands of feet below. MORE
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers and falls in love with struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer until Jackson coaxes her into the spotlight. An unbelievable performance. A Star Is Born is a 2018 American romantic musical drama film film produced and directed by Bradley Cooper and written by Eric Roth, Cooper and Will Fetters. It stars Cooper, Lady Gaga, Dave Chappelle, Andrew Dice Clay, and Sam Elliott, and follows a hard-drinking musician (Cooper) who discovers and falls in love with a young singer (Gaga). It is the third remake of the original 1937 film, after the 1954 musical and the 1976 musical. MORE
Named for Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford has grown to become Canada’s premier arts centre. In addition to the Stratford Festival, Stratford is filled with unique business opportunities, music, culinary treats and visual arts.  The preserved 19th-century architecture and acres of parks and gardens are certain to charm. Stratford has gained a reputation for culinary creativity, showcased at some of the finest restaurants in the country.  The Stratford Festival includes: Stratford Festival, Avon Theatre, Studio Theatre and New Tom Patterson Theatre opening Spring of 2020. Toll Free All Theatres: 1-800-567-1600  |  Stratford Tourism: 1-800-561-7926  |  Bookmark: stratford.rocks MORE
This short film depicts how a small Canadian city, bearing the name of Stratford and by a river Avon, created its own renowned Shakespearean theatre. The film tells how the idea grew, how a famous British director, international stars and Canadian talent were recruited, and how the Stratford Shakespearean Festival finally became a triumphant reality. The Stratford Festival is a theatre festival which runs from April to October in the city of Stratford, Ontario, Canada. MORE
For more than a century, beginning in the mid-1850s, Stratford was a railway centre, first for the Grand Trunk, then for Canadian National. In addition to being a regional headquarters for both railways, the city was also home to their locomotive repair facilities, which were set on a 19 acre site in the centre of town. In the boom years of steam power, the Stratford shops employed as much as 40 per cent of the city’s workforce.
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Lola Astanova, born 3 July 1985 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan is an American pianist, noted for her interpretations of compositions by Chopin, Liszt and Rachmaninoff, visual performance, and piano transcriptions. Stjepan Hauser, born 15 June 1986 is a Croatian cellist and has performed in more than 40 countries across all the continents. Stjepan has collected a total of 21 first prizes among national and international competitions.
Born in the former USSR, present-day Uzbekistan, at the age of six Astanova entered the V. Uspensky Specialized School of Music for Gifted Children, an elite school in Tashkent, where she was born, grew up, and where she started studying piano under Professor Tamara Popovich. She frequently visited Moscow, studying at the Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory for lessons with Professor Lev Naumov. MORE
Deva Premal born April 2, 1970 in Nürnberg, Germany, as Jolantha Fries is a singer known for introducing Sanskrit mantras into the mainstream. Her meditative, spiritual music, composed and produced with Prabhu Music, puts ancient Tibetan and Sanskrit mantras into contemporary settings.
Premal met her partner in life and music, Miten, at the Osho International Meditation Resort in Pune, India in 1990, where she was studying reflexology, shiatsu, cranio-sacral therapy, and massage. They have been touring together since 1992, offering concerts and chant workshops worldwide. MORE
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