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Romance comics

Romance comics is a genre of comics. Stories are about love, courtship, marriage, divorce, heartbreak and other aspects of romance. Most stories in the past featured teens and young adults. The stories were set in contemporary times. Joe Simon an ...

                                               

San Diego Comic-Con

San Diego Comic-Con International, also known as Comic-Con International: San Diego, and as Comic-Con or the San Diego Comic-Con, was created in 1970 from Shel Dorf and a group of San Diegans. It was set up to celebrate comic books and for fans t ...

                                               

Shōjo manga

Shōjo is manga made for young girls, normally ages 7-19. One of the most popular shōjo manga series is Sailor Moon. Many shōjo manga are about things like love, friendship, and romance, but some are more serious and action-based. Most shōjo chara ...

                                               

Strontium Dog

Strontium dog is a science fiction comic strip that was first published in a British comic called starlord in 1978. The same year it was moved to a comic called 2000 AD. It is set in a future where a war ended long ago and it disfigured people. T ...

                                               

Trade paperback (comics)

Trade paperbacks, or "trades" as they are commonly called, are collections of comic books that are usually bound in a better format than the comic magazines, using the same materials and methods as printed books. They are generally sold in bookst ...

                                               

4Kids

4Kids Entertainment was an American movie and television production company. They specialized in the creation and distribution of childrens entertainment around the world. The company is most well known for the large number of Anime and animated ...

                                               

Deckstar

Deckstar is an American music management company based in Beverly Hills, California. Deckstar managed the careers of several musical acts including Blink-182 and Steve Aoki.

                                               

Endemol

Endemol is a company based in the Netherlands that makes programs for television. The company has subsidiaries and joint ventures in 23 countries. These countries include the United Kingdom, the United States, France, Mexico, Spain, Italy, German ...

                                               

HiT Entertainment

HiT Entertainment is a British TV entertainment company owned by Mattel. They have TV characters such as Angelina Ballerina, Barney & Friends, Bob the Builder, Fifi and the Flowertots, Mopatops Shop, Roary the Racing Car, Fireman Sam, Fraggle Roc ...

                                               

The Jim Henson Company

The Jim Henson Company is an American entertainment company. It started with Muppets, LLC. in 1958 by puppeteer Jim Henson. Henson is the creator of The Muppets. The Muppets helped the company become popular worldwide. They were well known in fam ...

                                               

Johnny & Associates

Johnny & Associates is a well-known boys entertainment company in Japan. It was established in 1963 by Johnny Kitagawa. It accepts and trains talented boys and promotes their debuts to the entertainment industry. Although Johnny & Associates once ...

                                               

Lions Gate Entertainment

Lions Gate Entertainment, more often known as Lionsgate, is a Canadian-American motion picture and television company. It was formed in Vancouver in 1995, and is currently headquartered in Santa Monica, California. As of 2007, it is the most comm ...

                                               

SM Entertainment

SM Entertainment is a record label and talent agency in South Korea. It is one of the main entertainment businesses in Korea. It was founded by Lee Su-man, a former singer. It was originally focused solely on entertainment management. Since then, ...

                                               

StarHub TV

StarHub TV is a cable television service in Singapore. It is owned by StarHub Limited. The cable network has been operating since 1991. It was then operated by Singapore Cable Vision SCV. By 1996, SCV had built a S$600 million broadband cable net ...

                                               

Sunrise (company)

Sunrise is a Japanese animation company. The staff uses the name Hajime Yatate in all their productions by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, but this is not a real person--it is a name that all the people who work for the studio use for themselves. Some carto ...

                                               

Viacom

Viacom was an American entertainment company. It started in 1970 as Viacom International, the syndication division of CBS TV. In 2005, Viacom split into two companies: the original company was renamed CBS Corporation, and a new company keeping th ...

                                               

Zodiak Kids

Zodiak Kids is a division of Zodiak Media. The company does animation for children as Zodiak Media does for parents. Zodiak Media is a worldwide distributor and production company.

                                               

International Mr. Leather

International Mr. Leather is an international contest for men. It was founded by lovers and business partners Chuck Renslow and Dom Orejudos in 1979. It is held annually in Chicago, Illinois. The event spans several days. In addition to the conte ...

                                               

International Science and Engineering Fair

The Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair is an annual science fair in the United States, and is owned and administered by the Society for Science & the Public a 501 non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C.

                                               

Prix Benois de la Danse

The Benois de la Danse is one of the most prestigious ballet competitions. It was started by the International Dance Association in Moscow in 1991. It takes place each year on or around April 29 and is jury-based in its judging. The members of th ...

                                               

Dance

Dance is a performing art. It is described in many ways. It is when people move to a musical rhythm. They may be alone, or in a group. The dance may be an informal play, a part of a ritual, or a part of a professional performance. There are many ...

                                               

Awa Dance Festival

The Awa Dance Festival is held in Tokushima, Japan. It held in the biggest street of the town from 12 to 15 August. It is part of the Obon festival. Both of men and women wear yukata, a Japanese traditional cloth. The man wear a Japanese towel. T ...

                                               

Battle of the year

Battle of the year is a worldwide breakdancing tournament held every year. In 1990, Thomas Hergenrother founded BOTY in Hannover, Germany. There were 9 crews and 400 visitors at that time. As break-dancing became more popular, BOTY grew in size a ...

                                               

Blackpool Dance Festival

The 8-day Blackpool Dance Festival is the worlds first and most famous annual ballroom dance competition of international significance. It has been held in the Winter Gardens, Blackpool, England since 1920. It is also the largest regular ballroom ...

                                               

Breakdance

Breakdance is a type of dance that is done by people who are part of the hip hop culture. B-boy means boy who dances on breaks. Breakdancing was invented in the early 1970s by African American and Latino American inner-city youth in the South Bro ...

                                               

Choreography

Choreography is the art of making dances. It tells dancers how they should dance and move. The word has been used since the late 18th century to mean the art of composing dance. A person who does choreography is called a choreographer. A choreogr ...

                                               

Curtsey

A curtsey is a traditional gesture of greeting, in which a girl or woman lowers her body by bending her knees. It is the female equivalent of male bowing in European cultures. The word "curtsy" comes from "courtesy" which means "politeness". Acco ...

                                               

Glossary of dance figures

Dance figures are groups of steps which have a name, and are described in technical dance manuals. Dance steps are the individual movements in a dance. A step is usually a change of weight from one leg to the other. Dance patterns and dance movem ...

                                               

Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing

The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing is a leading dance teaching and examination board. Based in London, it operates internationally. Established on 25 July 1904, it is now a registered educational charity. The ISTD provides training in a ...

                                               

Jazz dance

Jazz dance is a dance genre which is easy to recognise, but not easy to define. It is, like some other forms of dance and music, an African influence in western culture. developed by African Americans in the first part of the twentieth century". ...

                                               

Laban movement analysis

Laban movement analysis describes human movement. It is based on the original work of Rudolf Laban, and many others helped to develop it. Its main and original purpose was to be a dance notation. Before film and video were developed, there was no ...

                                               

Sadlers Wells Theatre

Sadlers Wells Theatre is a performing arts theatre in London. It is in Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell in the London Borough of Islington. The theatre which now stands is the sixth building that has been there since 1683. There are two performance s ...

                                               

World Dance Council

The World Dance Council Ltd, previously known as the International Council of Ballroom Dancing until 1996, was established at a meeting organised by P.J.S Richardson on September 22, 1950 in Edinburgh. Initially consisting of nine European countr ...

                                               

Festival

A festival is a gathering of people to celebrate something. It can also refer to a one day or more when people in a country have a holiday so that they can celebrate something. Festivals may be religious or national. They also may be events which ...

                                               

Bandi Chhor Divas

Bandi chhod diwas is a festival of Sikhs celebrated on Deepavali. As per the name bandi means "prisoners" and chhod refers to "independent". On this day 6th guru of Sikhs Sri Guru Hargobind Ji had got success in giving freedom to the prisoner kin ...

                                               

Whites Day

Blacks and Whites Carnival is a carnival in the Colombian city of Pasto, and was proclaimed by UNESCO as one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The carnival happens each year, from January 2 to January 7. Many to ...

                                               

Bonfire

A bonfire or balefire is a large controlled outdoor fire made from bales of straw or wood. The word is believed to come from "bone fire". In the time of the Celts, there were midsummer festivals where animal bones were burnt to ward off evil spirits.

                                               

CowParade

CowParade is one of the largest public art events of the world. First it began in Chicago and New York. This was in 1999 and 2000. The Cow Parade runs many cities of the United States up to the year 2001. In 2002 it moved to Europe, in London. Th ...

                                               

Lai Haraoba

"Lai Haraoba" is an annual ritualistic sacred music and dance festival, celebrated by the Meitei ethnicity, to please the Umang Lais of Sanamahism, the Meitei religion, especially in the Indian state of Manipur.

                                               

Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras is a festival held the day before Ash Wednesday which signifies the end of the Carnival season and the start of Lent. Many cities like New Orleans are famous for their Mardi Gras. During Mardi Gras, almost everyone takes part in celebr ...

                                               

May Queen

The May Queen or Queen of May is a word which has two different but related meanings. It can refer to either a mythical figure or to a holiday personification.

                                               

Samhain

Samhain is the Gaelic celebration at the end of the harvest season and the beginning of winter. It is pronounced SOW-in. This festival is also celebrated in Paganism and Wicca. It is now known as Halloween or All Hallows Eve and celebrated on the ...

                                               

Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday is a holiday in which the christian has ash put on their head in the shape of a cross the United Kingdom, Canada, The United States and Australia for the day before Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday is the first day of the Christian sea ...

                                               

White Nights Festival

The White Nights Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia is an international cultural festival which is held every year. There are classical ballet, opera and music events. Many famous Russian dancers, singers, musicians and actors, take part, as well ...

                                               

Zombie walk

A zombie walk is a trek made by people costumed as zombies. These people may also act as starving zombies. They pretend to be looking for human brains to eat. Some people create characters for themselves such as zombie brides, clowns, or mad scie ...

                                               

Gambling

Gambling is a contest where a player bets on the result of an event. The bet is generally in the form of money. The rules and the amount of money bet have to be decided on before the event happens.

                                               

Gambling addiction

A gambling addiction is when someone is obsessed with gambling despite the negative consequences. Gambling addictions often puts the person in risk of losing everything. People with this illness often think about suicide more than the general pop ...

                                               

Bookmaker

A bookmaker, bookie or Turf Accountant is person or company that collect bets for sporting events. Bets are placed and winnings are paid when the chosen team wins or event happens. The most popular bet will be for winning team. If chosen team win ...

                                               

Caesars Palace

Caesars Palace is a luxury hotel and casino on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada. Caesars Palace is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corp. Caesars is on the west side of the Strip, between the Bellagio and the Mirage. Caesars has ...

                                               

Casino

A casino is a gambling establishment where gambling with declared monetary or other property gains is carried out using roulette, gaming tables for card games and dice, gambling machines, and other gambling equipment. The board game is conducted ...

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