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2014-09-12 08:23:52

BANGOR, England, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saturday 13th September is Roald Dahl Day - a celebration of the life and work of the legendary children's author. At leading independent online book retailer the Book People, there's a whole host of bargain deals on Roald Dahl titles. Roald Dahl Day takes place each year on the late author's birthday, with a range of events taking place all over the world. This year is particularly special for Roald Dahl fans as it...

2013-05-31 23:29:07

Inspired by the recent release of an article, The Top 10 Lowest Paid Actors in Hollywood, CelebrityBusinessAnalyst.com dissects the list and explores explanations of why some of these actors were included. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Celebrity Business Analyst has released an analysis on the top ten lowest paid celebrities currently working in Hollywood. On May 29th The Richest reported on these ten celebrities, leading C.B.A. to wonder why such great talent is considered underpaid...

2011-07-12 05:00:00

GLENDALE, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The WONKA chocolate factory, known for producing the world's most incomparably imaginative chocolate today launches the WONKA Imagination Room, a fully immersive and interactive video experience never before seen on YouTube in the U.S. The WONKA Imagination Room video is the first 360-degree branded video ever to appear in the U.S. market on YouTube, and is the first time a U.S. marketing campaign of this online nature has ever been featured...

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2009-10-02 20:03:10

British theater and movie director Sam Mendes is producing a stage musical adaptation of the children's book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Mendes helmed the films American Beauty, Revolutionary Road and Away We Go, as well as the 1998 stage production of Cabaret. Playwright David Greig is penning the Charlie script based on Roald Dahl's fantasy novel, while Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman are composing the score, the BBC said. The book was adapted for the big screen as 1971's Willy Wonka...

2008-12-15 14:08:00

Bergen County Special Needs Children & High School Student Volunteers Collaborate in Musical Production RIDGEWOOD N.J. and HAWTHORNE, N.J., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharing The Arts, a Hawthorne, NJ based non-profit performing arts organization and conservatory bringing together individuals with mild to moderate developmental delays and community student volunteers, is pleased to announce that its members, all children and teens with special needs are performing in its production of...


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