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2013-03-19 08:25:35

Author Elizabeth Kern Pens "WANTING TO BE JACKIE KENNEDY" PETALUMA, Calif., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- If you're old enough to remember black and white TVs, party line telephones, Burma Shave signs, bouffant hairdos and the Camelot years of the 1960s, Wanting to Be Jackie Kennedy is a novel you might enjoy. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130319/CG77188) The story chronicles three tumultuous years in the life of Chicago teenager Ellie Manikowski. Ellie's...

2013-03-18 08:21:33

Company Revitalized and Positioned to Execute on Key Priorities Note:  All figures are quoted in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. CALGARY, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) is reporting today its 2012 financial results and 2013 business plan. In 2012, Ivanhoe Energy restructured and right-sized the organization to strengthen the balance sheet and better organize the Company to leverage expertise and resources and build long-term...

2013-03-11 16:23:28

CARMEN UNVEILED ON SYDNEY HARBOUR SYDNEY, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GIANT LETTERS SPELLING OUT 'CARMEN' NOW ADORN AN OPERA STAGE THAT APPEARS TO FLOAT ON SYDNEY HARBOUR. The creative vision for Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour: Carmen has been revealed with the final 'C' of six giant letters spelling out 'CARMEN' now in place on the harbour-top opera stage. The spectacular Spain-Meets-Hollywood style stage will set the scene of Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour: Carmen, which opens...

2013-03-06 16:24:14

NORFOLK, Va., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "Be not afeared"; Town Point Park will be full of "noises, sounds, and sweet airs, that give delight and hurt not" when Norfolk Festevents and Virginia Stage Company (VSC) present Shakespeare's last known play, The Tempest, July 26 through July 28,( )2013. Presented along the banks of the Elizabeth River in downtown Norfolk, The Tempest will be the central attraction of a "Mid Summer's Fantasy Festival" an annual series of major outdoor theatre...

2013-02-14 16:23:59

Thomas Ades Conducts the Met Premiere of His Contemporary Masterpiece with Simon Keenlyside as Prospero, the role he created in the opera's world premiere NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- British composer Thomas Ades conducts the Met premiere of his contemporary masterpiece The Tempest, an English-language opera based on Shakespeare's final play. The Met's fantastical new production by Robert Lepage airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, March 17 at 12 noon on...

2013-01-29 12:22:59

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Shakespearean drama, which also features Falk Struckmann as Iago and Michael Fabiano as Cassio NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Verdi's Shakespearean tragedy Otello starring Johan Botha in the title role and Renee Fleming as Otello's innocent wife, Desdemona, airs on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, February 24 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110510/DC99295LOGO ) In New York,...

2013-01-28 08:22:22

Winter Data Acquisition Program Initiated CALGARY, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) announced today that Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development (AESRD) finalized its review of the Tamarack Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and deemed it complete, pursuant to Section 53 of the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA). Ivanhoe Energy's Tamarack project is one of two key heavy oil assets in its current portfolio....

2013-01-22 08:27:40

SEVILLE, Spain, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - International opera star and Grammy Award winner Mark S. Doss is set to make his debut at the Teatro de la Maestranza in Seville in three back-to-back performances of Sárka and Cavalleria Rusticana, portraying the roles of Premysl and Alfio on February 5, 7, 9, 2013. "I am up for the challenge of undertaking these double bill performances," said Mr. Doss. "It is always a rewarding experience to prepare for two distinctive...

2012-12-27 08:23:53

NEW YORK, Dec. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 1(st) Annual Broadway Royale New Year's Eve Event's Diamond, Platinum & Sapphire Guests, Special Guest Stevie Wonder, Singer Mary Millben, Stars of Broadway and the World will christen the 2013 New Year with the "Pink Diamond" of Champagnes 'Cuvee Billionaires Row' Brut Rose Grand Cru. The evening's star studded Times Square dinner event will be Hosted by 2012 Tony Award Winner Dale Badway (www.FAME-WALL.COM, Producer Gershwin's Porgy and Bess...

2012-12-27 08:22:13

The Company takes further steps on focused path to value creation Note:  All figures are quoted in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. CALGARY, Dec. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) announced today that through its wholly-owned subsidiary Sunwing Zitong Energy (Sunwing), it has completed the previously announced transfer of the Company's participating interest in the Contract for Exploration, Development and Production in the Zitong Block...