Latest News for: Curtains screens


Renovations aim to keep the arts paramount at 100-year-old theater

Reflector 16 Oct 2021
“We’re looking forward to being able to welcome folks into the facility and moving those curtains.”. The Arts Council has been welcoming people to the Paramount since the movie screen went dark in the late 1970s ... Wind” as a child needed quite a makeover to go from screen to stage.

KwickScreen boss Michael Korn: Covid was our (retractable) screen test and we aced it

The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Oct 2021
“They said it was just a screen,” he said ... “In the NHS, disposable curtains are often not changed more than once or twice a year.

Palace theater gets major makeover with help from Solomon family

Enterprise Journal 10 Oct 2021
Jamey Hewitt approached an iPad attached to a wall, gave it a couple of taps and a movie screen — something not seen in McComb in years — descended from the curtains hanging high above the stage of the Palace Theater ... .

World Mental Health Day: Egyptians Continue to Struggle With Working From Home

Egyptian Streets 10 Oct 2021
Photo via Marina Makary ... I instantly open my eyes, pull my laptop towards me, and open it, the bright screen temporarily blinding me while signaling the start of a new work day. No lights switched on, no curtains open, just me half-sitting in my bed staring at my laptop screen ... working from home ... View this post on Instagram. A post shared by Yasmin A.

How to help birds avoid crashing into your windows

Popular Science 08 Oct 2021
It's easy for birds to mistake those big glass windows for big open space. Shivam Dewan / Unsplash ... Turn off the lights ... Install shades and screens ... curtains, shutters, insect screens, and shades ... The downside to screens, shades, and shutters is that humans can see them, too—and they might get in the way of your favorite views or much-needed sunlight ... .

Everything All of the Time

British Theatre Guide 08 Oct 2021
Matt Fenton and Yandass Ndlovu. Contact and Lauren Banks. Contact, Manchester. –. Look for tickets... Share ... Fotocad ... The approach showcases not just the skill of the cast but the potential of the refurbished theatre, gradually removing curtains to reveal the surprising size available and a rear wall perfect for screen projections ... Reviewer.

Soliloquy: Viewing death via a crystal ball

Aberdeen News 07 Oct 2021
A leaf globe ... Paul’s Lutheran Church ... Though I couldn’t call her, I had set up an Echo Show in her room, a small device with a screen ... There, in dim, early light, I could discern only vague outlines of the curtain by her bed. Again, I called out, “Mom? Mom?” squinting at the screen to see if I could find her face ... Ha!. Relief ... ....

Johnson and Starmer: More in common than you might think

BBC News 07 Oct 2021
The frenzy of conference season demonstrated that the two biggest political parties are on totally different planets ... Hundreds of earnest speeches are made ... There was nothing subtle about other ministers giving speeches on a small pop-up stage screened off by curtains, while Mr Johnson had his own stage built in a cavernous space next door ... Features ... .

Water Cooler: Pre-bedtime routine crucial to get kids proper sleep

The Spokesman-Review 06 Oct 2021
Try to make sure screens are not involved in the bedtime routine, as their blue light signals to the brain that it is time to wake up instead of time to go to sleep ... Try to turn off screens a few hours before bedtime as well as the light from screens can delay your and your child’s ability to fall asleep.

Rolling Stones deliver another masterful Pittsburgh performance

Erie Times-News 06 Oct 2021
The Stones' two-hour-10-minute performance began with their enormous video screens showing the late-Charlie Watts drumming throughout the eras ... He said he washed it down with a "Steel Curtain," though maybe he meant an Iron City. The video screens showed a concert poster from the Rolling Stones' first Pittsburgh area show, at West View Park, in 1964.

Facebook down – at least there was something to talk about...

Irish Independent 05 Oct 2021
We see the world through the window of screens on computers and mobile phones. Imagine the panic if the curtains were drawn. For around six hours on Monday night, there was a blackout. Facebook down ... WhatsApp down, the sequel. Instagram affected too. A nightmare ... Daily Digest Newsletter ... .

The London Film Festival lets you watch films early – and brag about them

The Spectator 05 Oct 2021
If I’m feeling particularly jaunty, I might even fit in two screenings before curtain up at 7pm – and I like nothing more than asking a director or screenwriter a question about what they have just put in front of me.

Are you ready for some football?

Henderson News 04 Oct 2021
Henderson’s Cowboys Lady comes fully equipped for Sunday game days ... More from this section ... From the light switch to the handmade curtains and the recliner to the big screen TV on which no other programming but Cowboys games is watched, there is nothing in her beloved Cowboys room that isn’t royal blue and silver or bearing that bold blue star ... ....

As Edo Heritage Hotel lightens the ancient Benin City…

Business Day Online 03 Oct 2021
The ancient Benin City is acknowledged as a tourist destination of repute given the ambience and rich cultural heritage that greet visitors both on pleasure and business tourism to the ancient kingdom ... The rooms have smart card access and touch screen controls that operate everything from the television and lighting to the curtains and thermostat ... .

Dita Von Teese on Her First-Ever Streaming Burlesque Show and the Secrets to Eternal Beauty

Vanity Fair 30 Sep 2021
It’s a scene out of Botticelli’s Birth of Venus—if the goddess in the shell were supplanted by a 1940s screen star as interpreted by a present-day burlesque queen ... aware of, but not catering to, the audience on the other side of the screen. Then, as if to signal the curtain.