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June 10, 2019

June 10, 2019

Ali Stroker Wins Tony, Making History on Four Wheels

Ali Stroker Wins Tony, Making History on Four Wheels

Last night at the Tony Awards, Ali Stroker became the first person who uses a wheelchair to win the coveted Tony Award. Stroker won for her portrayal of Ado Annie in the current production of Oklahoma!


May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019

Daft Punk Orchestrates Exhibition at Philharmonie de Paris

Daft Punk Orchestrates Exhibition at Philharmonie de Paris

The mad geniuses (un)known as Daft Punk live in Paris? Well... sort of. Currently on view until August 11, 2019 at the historic Philharmonie de Paris, the robot duo is making an appearance in an immersive exhibition about electronic music titled Electro: From Kraftwerk to Daft Punk.


May 07, 2019

May 07, 2019

Why Teacher Appreciation Week Matters, and How Ovation and LIFEWTR are Celebrating

Why Teacher Appreciation Week Matters, and How Ovation and LIFEWTR are Celebrating

Teachers influence and change the lives of millions of children every single day. That's why this first full week of May, Ovation joins forces with LIFEWTR to highlight educators who teach the Power of Art.


May 02, 2019

May 02, 2019

Star Wars Community Mourns Passing of Original Chewbacca, Peter Mayhew

Star Wars Community Mourns Passing of Original Chewbacca, Peter Mayhew

The passing of Peter Mayhew will affect more than just the Hollywood community today. Star Wars fans also mourn the passing of Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the original Star Wars films, as well as Episode III from the new installments.


April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019

Boyz n the Hood Director John Singleton Dies

Boyz n the Hood Director John Singleton Dies

We lost the great filmmaker John Singleton today, after his family made the difficult decision to take him off of life support. Singleton was a pioneer in his craft as writer-director and TV producer.


April 22, 2019

April 22, 2019

Wildlife You Have to See During National Park Week

Wildlife You Have to See During National Park Week

April 20 to 28, 2019 is National Park Week! You don't want to miss these wildlife sightings, as seen on Emmy Award-winning Rock The Park.


April 16, 2019

April 16, 2019

Journy Partners with Under30Experiences

Journy Partners with Under30Experiences

Journy is partnering with U30X, a leading millennial travel agency focused on experiences, to bring our award-winning content to their audience.


April 09, 2019

April 09, 2019

Art-Reach in Philadelphia Receives Stand For The Arts Award from Ovation and Comcast

Art-Reach in Philadelphia Receives Stand For The Arts Award from Ovation and Comcast

Art-Reach Philly works tirelessly to make the arts accessible to everyone in their community.


March 29, 2019

March 29, 2019

Hollywood Mourns Agnès Varda, French New Wave Filmmaker

Hollywood Mourns Agnès Varda, French New Wave Filmmaker

France, along with Hollywood, mourns the passing of one of the most influential filmmakers of our time. Agnès Varda has passed away in Paris. She was 90 years old.


March 08, 2019

March 08, 2019

Murdoch Mysteries Mansion: How Faithful is it to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Designs?

Murdoch Mysteries Mansion: How Faithful is it to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Designs?

Murdoch Mysteries returns on Saturday, April 20, at 7PM ET! That’s SIX Saturdays away, so we did a little historical detective work to give you a sneak peak of the season premiere.


March 06, 2019

March 06, 2019

Richard Ayoade Hates Traveling. Here are Surprising Lessons from His Show, Travel Man.

Richard Ayoade Hates Traveling. Here are Surprising Lessons from His Show, Travel Man.

If patron saint of trekking and host of the Journy show Travel Man, Richard Ayoade, can teach us anything, it’s that you don’t need to be a consummate swashbuckler to get off the beaten path.


March 05, 2019

March 05, 2019

Arts Advocacy Day and Why We Have Limited On-Air Ads Today

Arts Advocacy Day and Why We Have Limited On-Air Ads Today

Starting at 6AM ET, you'll notice that we're running limited on-air commercials. This is because Ovation is celebrating Arts Advocacy Day on March 5, 2019.