Home / Tag: Ray Charles
01.27.2014 | | Posted at 09:00 AM

Sixties Classic on Blu-ray

By David Luhrssen
  Often overlooked in film history, Norman Jewison was a director who emerged after the old Hollywood studio system that nurtured Alfred Hitchcock and John Ford but before the generation that numbered Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola. Jewison had his peaks and valleys, but in the late 1960s traveled a high plateau with the Cold War comedy The Russians are Coming (19...
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2008

Today @ the Wilson Center - 1:00 PM

Jazz trumpeter Marcus Belgrave has performed with greats like Charles Mingus, Ray Charles and Ella Fitzgerald, and while he has honed a warm, soulful style that he can call his own, he’s also a virtuoso capable of mimicking multiple styles. In particular, he’s renowned for evoking . . .