Sting on His First Performance in The Last Ship: ‘No Major Car Crashes’

first_img View Comments Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 24, 2015 What is it like to star in a Broadway show after only two rehearsals? Well, if you’re Sting, it feels like being “thrown down an elevator shaft,” but he didn’t let his nerves affect him. The Grammy winner spoke with Variety after his first performance as shipbuilder Jackie White in his musical The Last Ship on December 9, 2014: “I kept thinking, ‘What’s the next song? What do I have to say next? What am I wearing?’” Luckily, Sting reports there were “no major car crashes,” and he received a warm welcome from the cheering crowd. Check out this Hot Shot of Sting’s first night in The Last Ship, then see him live through January 10, 2015 at the Neil Simon Theatre! The Last Ship Related Showslast_img read more

Stunning renovated Queenslander to go under the hammer

first_imgThe home at 66 Gordon St, Gordon Park is going under the hammer.This northeast facing Queenslander with two-street access has been beautifully renovated. The home at 66 Gordon St, Gordon Park is spread across two levels and has VJ walls, breezeways, timber floorboards and high ornate ceilings.The master bedroom with ensuite and dressing room is on the ground floor, along with the laundry, storage space and bedrooms two and three. The second bedroom has a built-in robe and bedroom three opens to a terrace.More from newsFor under $10m you can buy a luxurious home with a two-lane bowling alley5 Apr 2017Military and railway history come together on bush block24 Apr 2019Internal stairs lead to the open plan living, dining and kitchen area, which opens to the 43sqm deck with glass sliding doors, speakers and barbecue nook.The kitchen has a four-burner has stove, island bench and plenty of bench and cupboard space.Also on this level is a light-filled library off the dining room, two bedrooms, a modern bathroom and a second covered deck.The home has a double carport, a storage shed, water tank and security alarm.The Gordon St property is being marketed by Ian Cuneo and Andrew Flanagan from Ray White Ascot.The home will go under the hammer on May 13 at 11am.last_img read more


first_imgPEOPLE in a Co Donegal village are being urged to help stamp out a series of vandal attacks after another incident last night.James McCormack, a resident in Churchill, says another window was smashed in a vacant shop but that this is just the latest incident.And he says with no Gardai in the village anymore, local people need to band together to prevent further attacks. “I just wanted to bring to the attention of the people of Churchill village that a spate of graffiti and window smashing has been going on in the village over that past while,” said James.“Even last night another large window was shattered in a vacant shop in the village, this is the third window in this building in the last few months, along with lewd graffiti sprayed in what looked like sheep marker spray at the entrance ramp to the pines estate on the outskirts of the village.”Mr McCormack said security cameras are in use in some of the vacant stores and locals are advised that “just because we don’t have a Garda member in the village anymore we are not going to let our peacefull village be over run with this sort of carry on.”He said local people had “reasonable evidence as to who carried out at least some of the last incidents and we will be approaching the Garda with this soon.” Mr McCormack went on: “We hope it doesn’t come to this in such a small community and we know the parents can’t be watching all the time but this will have to be stopped in order to keep our community the way we like it.”He said he was also urging local people to keep an eye out for neighbours following a spate of thefts. VILLAGERS ANGRY OVER SPATE OF VANDAL ATTACKS was last modified: September 14th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ChurchillVILLAGERS ANGRY OVER SPATE OF VANDAL ATTACKSlast_img read more