Performance artist Marina Abramovic wins Spanish arts prize
A Spanish foundation has awarded Serbian performance artist Marina Abramovic one of the European nation’s most prestigious awards for the fine arts.
Met Opera strikes deal with chorus ahead of restart
The Metropolitan Opera reached a tentative agreement on a four-year contract with the American Guild of Musical Artists, one of three major labor deals needed for the New York company to resume performances in September.
'Saboteur,' ‘St. Elsewhere’ star Norman Lloyd dies at 106
Norman Lloyd, the distinguished stage and screen actor known for his role as a kindly doctor on TV’s “St. Elsewhere,” has died at 106.
Wait, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck might be dating again?
As if life couldn’t get any stranger, it appears that Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck, once affectionately known as “Bennifer,” are allegedly dating again after more than a decade of being broken up.
Dua Lipa wins big at Brits, urges health worker pay raise
British singer Dua Lipa is calling for a “fair” pay raise for British health workers after being named a double winner at the Brit Awards in London.
New this week: Angelina Jolie thrills and Black Keys rock
This week’s new entertainment releases include the return of Angelina Jolie in the thriller “Those Who Wish Me Dead” as a Montana smoke jumper who comes across a 12-year-old boy in need of help.
Bob Dylan artwork to go on display in the U.S. this year
The largest collection of Bob Dylan’s artwork ever seen will go on display later this year in the U.S. “Retrospectrum” spans six decades of Dylan’s art, featuring more than 120 of the artist’s paintings, drawings and sculptures.
Blake Shelton joins drive to help feed out-of-work musicians
The Country Music Association will provide 4 million meals in cities with large populations of musicians and music industry professionals in its new partnership with Feeding America.
Oprah, Prince Harry reunite for Apple TV+ mental health show
Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry are teaming up for a series that will delve into mental health issues and feature segments from athletes and stars like Lady Gaga and Glenn Close.
David Attenborough to address leaders at UN climate summit
Veteran British broadcaster David Attenborough has been appointed the “people’s advocate” at the U.N. global climate summit this year, where he is expected to address political leaders about the need for urgent action to tackle the “crippling” threat of climate change.
Muti: Pandemic year silenced culture, leaving world stunned
Conductor Riccardo Muti has once again reopened the Italian musical season in his adopted hometown of Ravenna after another — and if all goes well perhaps final — round of pandemic closures.
Serbia gives award to 2019 Nobel Literature winner Handke
Serbia has honored 2019 Nobel Literature Prize winner Peter Handke, who is known for his apologist views over Serbia’s nationalist policies and war crimes during the 1990s’ wars in the Balkans.
Queen's cousin accused of willingness to sell Kremlin access
An investigative report by British media says that Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin, Prince Michael of Kent, was willing to use his royal status for personal profit and to seek favors from Russia’s President Vladimir Putin.
Vax Live concert raises $302 million, exceeds vaccine goal
The Global Citizen fundraising concert advocating the importance of vaccine equity has pulled in $302 million, exceeding the goal for the organization’s campaign.
This genius TikTok will teach you how to get your bathroom smelling better than ever
TikTok is great for so many things. There are cooking tutorial videos, makeup tips and, obviously, videos that will make you laugh.
5 new TV shows you should watch this weekend with your mom
It’s Mothers Day this weekend, which means if there was ever a time to hangout with your mom and binge a new TV show together, it’s here and now.
Bosnia Serbs honor controversial Nobel Literature winner
Bosnian Serbs have honored the controversial 2019 Nobel Literature Prize winner Peter Handke, who is known for his apologist views over Serb war crimes during the 1990s’ wars in the Balkans.
Glenn Close on 8 Oscar nods with no wins: I am not a loser
Though Glenn Close has been nominated for eight Oscars without any wins, the distinguished actor wants to make one thing clear: she is not a loser.
Josh Duggar released as he awaits trial on child pornography
Former reality TV star Josh Duggar has been released from an Arkansas jail as he awaits trial on federal charges that he possessed and downloaded child pornography.