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Daily Archives: July 26, 2017

Hold the light sabers: This is John Williams off the big screen but still substantial at the Bowl

Stéphane Denève continues his rise in the symphonic ranks, having just been appointed to succeed David Robertson as music director of the St. Louis Symphony, starting in the 2019-2020 season. The Los Angeles Philharmonic already knows Denève’s capabilities since he has been a frequent guest conductor here, and they responded well to him again — from what I could hear ...

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Imax Posts Quarterly Losses on Lackluster Box Office Returns

Imax quarterly earnings missed Wall Street expectations on Wednesday, with box office disappointments such as “Transformers: The Last Knight” and “The Mummy” dragging down profits. The exhibition company reported $ 1.7 million in losses for the three-month period ending in June, compared to profits of $ 6 million in the prior-year period. Revenues topped out at $ 87.8 million, a ...

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