See Susan Fessler Perform with her Band Get Real on November 22, 2014 at the Bridge Inn Martini Bar

Susan FesslerSusan Fessler, a member of the R&B group Get Real, is set to perform on November 22nd at the Bridge Inn Martini Bar in Oley, Pennsylvania. The performance is set to take place at the historic Pleasantville Inn at 8pm.

From the website:

Susan Fessler has been playing guitar since she was 10 years old and, by the time she was in high school, was playing professionally. She was a founding member of “Olde Spice” in 1977. Susan toured throughout the United States and the Caribbean with the show band “RB and the Gang.” Since returning to Reading, she has continued to perform in local bands and theater. Susan currently spends her work days in the world of sales and marketing and does motivational speaking.

Craig Schollenberger began playing professionally and teaching guitar when he was 16 years old. His father, Saxie Schollenberger was a well-known band leader and teacher in the Reading area. Craig played guitar and electric bass in many local bands and went on to travel, full time, as a musician. He has backed up or played alongside such artists as Gladys Knight, Patti LaBelle, Kool & the Gang and Jr. Walker & the All Stars, to name a few. Craig returned to music full time during the ’80’s, playing, teaching and doing stringed instrument repairs and custom building. He assembled and finished the guitar you see him playing in Get Real.

Susan Fessler to Perform Saturday September 20, 2014 Bridge Inn Martini Bar	8-11 PM Ms. Fessler, a renowned performer, is a vocalist who also plays the guitar. Her style and flair has complemented the band’s live versions of such heartfelt standards as “I Want to Be in Love” by Melissa Etheridge, and “Love Has No Pride,” by Bonnie Raitt. With an innate passion for entertainment, and speaking to people in various ways, Ms. Fessler works with Mr. Schollenberger to convey countless messages in a language that everyone can enjoy—rock and roll.

The band will also be performing at the Bridge Inn Martini Bar on January 24, 2015 from 8-11pm.

Contact Susan Fessler at (610)-780-6151 or via email at SMFessler@msn.com. Also, be sure to like Get Real on Facebook.

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Calgarians—Let Dawn Charest and Smart Parties Ltd. Plan Your Next Corporate or Social Event

Dawn CharestIf you’re in Calgary, Alberta, and you love to party, but don’t really like to plan, boy do we have great news for you! Dawn Charest, a Worldwide Branding member, is the head of Smart Parties Ltd., a top party planning consultancy based in your neighborhood. There, she helps her clients to pull together smaller and large-scale events, ranging from corporate and private, to children’s themed parties, giving them the look and feel that they are looking for, the seamless execution that exceeds their expectations, and the flawless execution that brings their vision to life.

Dawn Charest Contact InfoThis holiday season, be sure to contact Ms. Charest when you are planning your event. She boasts affordable rates, and her reputation is one with which to be reckoned for providing the “wow” factor that is important at every event. If you are in or around Calgary and want to spice up your next gathering, have Ms. Charest plan your event!

Contact Dawn Charest via LinkedIn, visit www.smartparties.ca, or call 1-403-542-3227 to book your event now!

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Jack Bowman to Star in Night of the Hellhound Live in the U.K.

Jack BowmanAward-winning actor, writer, director, and producer Jack Bowman, is set to star in a live horror show at the LOST Theater in London. “Night of the Hellhound,” the long-awaited horror show, will be brought to life through the direction of Mr. Bowman, and penmanship of he and fellow horror fan Robert Valentine, with whom Mr. Bowman shares writing credits for both “Hellhound” and “The Springheel Saga.”

From Horrorcabin.com:

At LOST Theatre this Halloween, from the creators of the multi-award-winning “The Springheel Saga” comes:

THE NIGHT OF THE HELLHOUND: LIVE!

The Hound of Hell is coming home…
This Halloween, the LOST Theatre plays host to a week-long live radio spooktacular, investigating the real-life curse of the infamous 300 year-old Lambeth Devil-Dog, hosted by Michelle Mead.
Join us… if you dare!
Written by Robert Valentine and Jack Bowman, Directed by Jack Bowman
28th – 31st October, 2014
Start Time: 7.30pm
Tickets: £15 (Full) / £10 (Concessions)
Buy Online: LOST THEATRE
Telephone Box Office: 0207 720 6897
Night of the Hellhounds Poster(Booking Fees between 5% – 11% apply)
EXCLUSIVE ADVANCED BOOKING OFFER!
Book by telephone on 0207 720 6897, quote “HELLHOUND01” and receive a special 50% discount on all ticket purchases – available from now until Monday October 27th 2014!

London fright fans, don’t delay, get your tickets today! Keep up-to-date by following Mr. Bowman, a Worldwide Branding member, on Twitter @realjackbowman.

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Rent Your Halloween Costumes from The Costume House, LLC Now!

Betsey PotterBetsey Potter heads the Wardrobe Wing of The Costume House—a North Hollywood-based costume design company which works in association with Valentino’s Costumes, The Wardrobe Wing, and Costume Couture, and serves as a one-stop shopping experience for any and all of your period costume rental needs. Ms. Potter, a Worldwide Branding member and expert in costuming, recreates authentic designs from her own collections, and restores these collections from authentic phases of time. The Costume House has costumes for men, women and children, and possesses a stock that encompasses 20,000 years of fashion styles and cultures.

Choose from a wide selection of costumes from the website’s gallery, where you will find only some of the costumes offered at The Costume House:

CostumesAncient Civilizations
Medieval/Gothic – 200-1400
Crowns
Tudor and Renaissance – 1500-1650
Georgian – 1700-1790
Directior/Regency – 1790-1825
1910-1919
1920’s
1930’s
1940’s
1950’s
1960’s
Uniforms
Ethnic
Fantasy
Characters
Holiday
Shows

Cinderella and Prince Charming at The Costume HouseMs. Potter works in concerted efforts with Shon LeBlanc, head of Valentino’s Costumes, and Ben Kahookele, head of Costume Couture, in an endeavor to ensure that customers are always dressed to the nines, and that they are able to capture the desired look and feel for their private party, production or special event.

Please click here to learn more about The Costume House’s products, services and policies. Click here for a 10% discount off of a rental of $50 or more!

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Make Your Halloween Season Spook-Tacular with Films from Acort International

Darrin Gene RamageWorldwide Branding member Darrin Gene Ramage, CEO and President of Acort International, has been working hard to make sure that you can enjoy one impressive “Shock-tober” this month, by bringing you some scary thrills in the form of indie horror flicks. At the helm of the company, Mr. Ramage oversees marketing initiatives and interacts with other companies in order to license and distribute films. An accomplished, yet daring risk-taker who rarely sticks to the status quo, Mr. Ramage has always been a horror aficionado and a film buff, and he traces his love of film back to when he was very young.

Darrin Ramage executive produced Zombies AnonymousThrough the years, Mr. Ramage has executive produced a number of works that fall into the horror genre; these include Hell’s Highway (2002), Death Factory (2002) and Zombies Anonymous (2006), a film in which the living and the undead co-exist and must cope in a world where life meets death. Mr. Ramage also served as an associate producer for The Catcher (1998) and Starved (1999).

Check out the trailer for Apocalypse Kiss below. Apocalypse Kiss is a new futuristic science fiction thriller represented by Acort International. Also, be sure to browse the company’s current list of horror movie titles to prepare for a spook-tacular Halloween!

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Worldwide Branding Member Larry Wu to Serve as a Supervisor on New Disney Flick “Big Hero 6”

Disney's 'Big Hero 6'Larry Wu has garnered acclaim for his work as an Environment Supervisor at Walt Disney Animation Studios, and he is currently working on a project titled “Big Hero 6,” which encompasses a team of comic book superheroes appearing in Marvel Comics. Mr. Wu, an expert in film production through the use of visual effects, art and design, champions the initiatives of the filmmaker-driven  animation studio responsible for creating some of the most beloved films ever made, by demonstrating what a curious, inquisitive and innovation-sparking mind can do when it is put to work.

Mr. Wu strives to raise the bar of innovation, and he labors to do so by unleashing insight, possibility, magnificence and splendor into the world. He follows in the footsteps of the great Walt Disney, working to bring out the luminosity and radiance in each and every film. Mr. Wu has worked in the animation department as a look development artist and matte painter on Wreck-It Ralph, and as a look development artist on Tangled and Bolt. He worked on visual effects for Meet the Robinsons, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow as a lead texture artist, and as a digital artist for Apple Jack (a short film), and he also served as a member of the art department for the Academy-Award®-winning family favorite, Frozen.

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Leni Berliner Hosts Art Exhibit Friday, August 1st, 2014 at the Touchstone Contemporary Art Gallery

Mesa Dream 20" x 30"

Mesa Dream 20″ x 30″

Dancing Tree Arts is pleased to announce that several of Leni Berliner’s paintings have been selected for the MiniSolos@Touchstone exhibit this August.

The opening reception will be held at the gallery, from 6-8:30 pm on Friday, August 1.  The show will be up the entire month of August.

The Touchstone Contemporary Art Gallery is located between the Gallery Place and Convention Center Metro stops.

901 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 347-2787

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Clive Conway Will Present a Live Celebrity Interview Series in London

Lifetime Worldwide Branding member Clive Conway is an impresario and managing director of Clive Conway Celebrity Productions, a London-based talent production company. In representing the company’s stable of celebrity clientele, each year Clive Conway Celebrity Productions produces hundreds of events at unique venues including restaurants and theaters. Since 2002 he has served as curator of the hugely popular An Audience With … series, unique engagements with celebrities for the public at more than 200 theaters from Aberdeen to Taunton. Notables appearing at these events represent politics, journalism, show business and sports, et al.

As an extension of this successful program, Clive Conway Celebrity Productions has created the In Conversation With … series — a succession of celebrity encounters taking place at Cadogan Hall London. The first program presents John Humphrys, a prominent correspondent on the BBC program “Today”; for the second, Clive and company welcomes Felicity Kendal, a TV, film and stage actor best known for her role as Barbara Good in The Good Life; and for the third, Kelvin MacKenzie appears — a media figure best known for his controversial stint as editor of national tabloid newspaper The Sun. Each time, the celebrity will be interviewed by seasoned journalist Rob McGibbon, followed by an extensive Q&A session with the audience.

By positioning them on center stage in an improvisational, talk show-like setting, Clive anticipates great things will happen. His formula of placing people of interest under the spotlight at Cadogan Hall will also serve to attract new audiences to the theater, thus utilizing the 900-seat venue on nights when it would otherwise be dark. “Cadogan Hall is a perfect venue,” Clive remarks, “and Rob McGibbon has an original and irreverent style to his interviewing that always brings the best out of his subjects.”

Worldwide Who’s Who Member Clive Conway

Clive — who has been a Worldwide Branding member since January 18, 2012 — was born in London in 1953, brought up in Aldeburgh, and educated at The King’s School Ely. He studied flute and, in 1976, graduated from the Royal Academy of Music. He toured for several years as a recitalist, gave performances in the Purcell Room and Wigmore Hall, as well as on radio and television, and made many recordings with principals of major London orchestras. He conceived the idea for, and co-founded with Janet Way, the Oxford Flute Summer School in 1987, for which he currently serves as a consultant. He attributes his success to his drive, tenacity, powers of persuasion and sensitivity.

John Humphrys

Rob McGibbon – In Conversation With … John Humphrys
Thursday, May 31, 2012
7:30 pm BST

“Today’s” John Humphrys is best known as the fearless BBC reporter who nails politicians with his tenacious questioning. During this session, the tables will be turned as he is interrogated by journalist Rob McGibbon and scrutinized in a Q&A session with the audience at Cadogan Hall.

Felicity Kendal

Rob McGibbon – In Conversation With … Felicity Kendal
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 7:30pm BST
Cadogan Hall

Rob McGibbon returns to interview Felicity Kendal, a beloved British actress best known for her role on the top sitcom The Good Life, which aired from 1975-1978 on BBC. During this not-to-be-missed appearance, Felicity will speak about the peaks and valleys she experienced in her own life on the stage and screen, and answer questions put forth by fans in the live audience.

Kelvin MacKenzie

Rob McGibbon – In Conversation With … Kelvin Mackenzie
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:30pm BST
Cadogan Hall

Kelvin Mackenzie is considered one of the most widely recognized editors from the UK arising from his stormy and controversial editorship at daily tabloid newspaper The Sun. During the ‘80s — and at the height of Rupert Murdoch’s reign — Rob McGibbon worked as a reporter for Kelvin. Here is the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to catch them in the same room as he puts Kelvin in the hot seat, followed by an audience Q&A session.

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