What the judges said

first_imgAbout skills achievement and Paul Barker:Rich’s judges were impressed with “the way Paul had effectively contributed to the growth of all his employees” and noted how “Paul’s passion for applying his acquired bakery skills had helped establish a new brand.”last_img

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Dave Matthews Band Adds Preservation Hall Jazz Band To Tour-Closing Charlottesville Shows

first_imgIn mid-September, Dave Matthews Band wrapped up an extensive summer tour in support of the group’s recently released hit album, Come Tomorrow. After the tour’s final stop on September 12th in Los Angeles, frontman Dave Matthews has continued to roll out news for fans, including the return of his annual destination getaway with frequent collaborator, Tim Reynolds, in February of 2019, as well as a limited arena tour with DMB this fall. For Dave Matthews Band’s upcoming fall tour, the group will kick things off the weekend after Thanksgiving with an opening night in Columbus, Ohio, ahead of a two-night stand at New York City’s Madison Square Garden.The band will continue to tour up and down the East Coast into Canada until the run closes out with a two-night stand on December 14th and 15th in Dave Matthews’ hometown of Charlottesville, Virginia, at the John Paul Jones Arena. Recently, the band has also announced that for these upcoming hometown shows, the group will be joined by New Orleans’ iconic Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Preservation Hall Jazz Band is increasingly becoming a common collaborator for the Dave Matthews Band. During the group’s Labor Day Weekend run at the iconic Gorge in George, Washington, PHJB was invited as support all three nights of the run. On the final night of the run, the PHJB also came out to collaborate with Dave Matthews Band during “That Girl Is You”.As a bonus for fans, a portion of the ticket sales from Dave Matthews Band’s upcoming hometown run will be used to support the redevelopment of public housing in Charlottesville. Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Tuesday, October 2nd, at 9:00 a.m. local through Thursday, October 4th, at 10:00 p.m. local. For complete presale details, visit www.citiprivatepass.com. General public on-sale for Dave Matthews Band’s 2018 Fall tour will begin on Friday, October 5th at 9 a.m. local time for the majority of the stops, and at noon local time for Boston.last_img read more

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Edward Hibbert Enlisted for Something Rotten! on B’way

first_img Something Rotten! Edward Hibbert will be welcomed to the Renaissance from November 10! The Broadway vet is set to take over for Peter Bartlett as Lord Clapham/Master of Justice in Something Rotten!, which is currently playing at the St. James Theatre. Bartlett will depart the production on November 8.Hibbert was most recently seen on Broadway in It Shoulda Been You; he has also appeared in Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Curtains, The Drowsy Chaperone, Noises Off, The Green Bird, Me and My Girl and Alice in Wonderland. West End credits include The Mystery of Irma Vep, Lend Me a Tenor and Twelfth Night. Hibbert’s TV and film resume credits include The Prestige, Taking Woodstock, Everyone Says I Love You, The First Wives Club, The Paper and Frasier.Directed by Casey Nicholaw, Something Rotten! features a score by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick and a book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell. Set in the 1590s, the show follows brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom, who are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rockstar known as “The Bard.” When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theater involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s very first musical. But amidst the scandalous excitement of opening night, the Bottom Brothers realize that reaching the top means being true to thine own self…and all that jazz.Something Rotten! currently stars Brian d’Arcy James, Christian Borle, John Cariani, Heidi Blickenstaff, Brad Oscar, Kate Reinders, Brooks Ashmanskas, Peter Bartlett, Gerry Vichi and Michael James Scott. Related Shows View Comments Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 1, 2017last_img read more

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Unique design up high in split-level Ferny Hills home

first_imgHOT PROPERTY: Take a look at this Ferny Hill home. THE unique, split-level home at 20 Barber Rd was just what Brian Hornby and his wife Suzanne wanted when they looked for a home in Ferny Hills in 2009.Set on an elevated 600sq m block, the three-bedroom home overlooks a small suburban park from its backyard. “It is very unique to other houses built in the suburb, but there were a few built around the same time that are a similar style,” Mr Hornby said. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus18 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market18 hours agoSplit level design.“We added that deck back in 2012,” Mr Hornby said.“There was a smaller one there before, but we extended it and took out the sliding aluminium doors for bi-fold doors.“It really opened the house right up.” 20 Barber Road, Ferny Hills 3D floor plan“It is really nice and it is close to the birds and the trees,” he said.In the colder months, an older style wooden fireplace can help keep the entire house warm, aided by the open-plan style that helps spread the warmth up to the bedrooms.The couple are planning to downsize to a townhouse in The Gap.He said the home would be ideal for a family with the suburb being close to schools, public transport and shops.The home is on the market now through RE/MAX Northern. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 7:28Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -7:28 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels576p576p480p480p256p256p228p228pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenPrestige property with Liz Tilley07:29 Open plan living.In warmer months, Mr Hornby said they will generally use the undercover deck more than the dining room. The deck is perfect for entertaining.“You would call it open-air style, it is split level and it is very open, airy and light.”Unlike most two-storey homes, the top level is also the entrance, with the bottom level sinking in with the slope of the block. The top floor has all three bedrooms, with the lower floor reserved for a large open-plan kitchen, living room, dining area and large covered deck overlooking the trees from the nearby park.last_img read more

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