One month following the 63rd Grammy Awards, interim President and Chief Director of the Recording Academy Harvey Mason Jr. joined Annenberg Dean Willow Bay in a conversation about the award show and his time at the Academy. After plans of postponing or canceling the show, the Academy decided to move forward with the 2021 Grammys. The show received high praise for the success of the historic online event, proving that live music could still thrive during a pandemic.
Hollywood’s greatest stars will grace the stage for the 93rd Annual Academy Awards this Sunday. Although, the film industry is eager to return to in-person events and normal movie theater experiences, producers of the Oscars have changed some ceremony traditions.
“I really want my music to feel like you’re just talking to your friend Ben, or you’re listening to your friend Ben about the stuff they’re going through … What I want them to take away is that I’m 100% going through what they’re going through.”
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"WandaVision," featuring the characters of Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany), is the first in a number of upcoming Disney+ series about smaller characters of the wildly successful Marvel Cinematic Universe. The first episode drops viewers into a new world unlike anything Marvel fans have ever seen before.
What began as a social media campaign became USC freshman Alana Bright’s chance to be in an HBO Max musical documentary created by Tony Award-winning actress Laura Benanti.
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Gathering in front of computer screens, students and alumni from USC’s Glorya Kaufman School of Dance are teaching a week’s worth of classes from across North America to raise money for the Black Art Futures Fund.
Juan Esteban Jimenez was up at 6 a.m. and on the hunt for Funko Pops. The latest releases of the tiny vinyl figurines would usually debut at the 2020 New York Comic Con, but the pandemic forced the event to be held virtually. So Jimenez took a two-hour train ride from Vancouver to Surrey, British Columbia to go to one of the retail outlets selling the new items. He arrived in plenty of time and took his place in the long line waiting in the rain for the store to open at 11 a.m.