Madame Tussauds to Launch Kong Exhibit

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 21:  KONG: SKULL ISLAND takes over Times Square on its way to Madame Tussauds New York on February 21, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Madame Tussauds New York)

NEW YORK — Madame Tussauds is partnering with Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. to bring a larger than life KONG: Skull Island experience to the iconic wax attractions in New York and London, complete with an 18-foot high interactive animatronic head of the mythical monster. Coinciding with the announcement of Kong’s return, ginormous rumbling crates were …

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Lady Gaga Launching World Tour

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NEW YORK — Following her amazing halftime performance at the Super Bowl Sunday, Lady Gaga revealed plans to travel the globe with the ‎Joanne World Tour starting on August 1st inVancouver, BC and September 22nd in Barcelona with a series of concert dates throughout Europe and the UK before returning to North America in November and December this year. Lady Gaga …

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Madame Tussauds to Replace Obama With Trump

Madame Tussauds Attractions Across the U.S. Transition President Obama Figures From the Oval Office to a Life of Leisure

NEW YORK — Madame Tussauds wax museums across the United States are marking President Obama’s final weeks in office as locations prepare to unveil their newest figures of Donald Trump later this month. To honor eight years in the Oval office, attractions in New York, Hollywood, Orlando, Washington, DC and San Francisco temporarily re-styled their Obama figures to fit …

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Lady Gaga to Perform for Citi Card Customers

NEW YORK — Citi announced that six-time Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, Lady Gaga will be performing a special concert in 2017 exclusively for Citi AAdvantage cardmembers. The exact date and details of the concert have yet to be released. In another benefit for customers, Citi credit and debit cardmembers will have access to pre-sale opportunities for Lady …

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Opry City Stage Coming to Times Square

Country music and the Grand Ole Opry will soon be coming to Times Square! Ryman Hospitality Properties (RHP) has unveiled its plans for Opry City Stage, the Grand Ole Opry’s first “home away from home,” a four-level entertainment complex on Broadway in Times Square. Set to open in April 2017, Opry City Stage will share …

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Ciara Named Brand Ambassador for Revlon

NEW YORK — Revlon has chosen entertainer, model and fashion icon Ciara as its newest Global Brand Ambassador. Ciara is a Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter, dancer and producer with over 23 million records sold and 16 million singles worldwide. “As a woman who exemplifies confidence and beauty, Ciara is a perfect Ambassador to represent Revlon,” said Revlon President & …

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Topgolf to Hire 500 at Edison, NJ Location

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Topgolf, which operates a chain of outdoor golf ranges, is hiring 500 employees for its first location in New Jersey in Edison. Approximately 500 new jobs have been posted online at the company’s career site topgolf.com/careers, and interviews begin in two weeks. Available positions include: servers, bartenders, kitchen, maintenance, guest services staff and many more. …

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MSG Buys Majority Interest in Boston Calling Events

NEW YORK — The Madison Square Garden Company has purchased a controlling interest in Boston Calling Events, LLC (BCE), the entertainment production company known for successfully creating and operating New England’s premier music festival – Boston Calling. Since it was started in 2013, BCE’s signature event — the acclaimed Boston Calling Music Festival — has …

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Bravo Adds Seven Reality Projects for Development

NEW YORK –- Continuing its commitment to high-quality programming, Bravo Media is adding seven new unscripted projects to its development slate, according to Lara Spotts, Senior Vice President of Development. Showcasing a variety of genres and formats, the new projects include everything from an outrageous social experiment, to a new take on the classic game show, to new series with popular …

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