Tom Dugan’s Spy Thriller Wiesenthal Sets New Closing Date Off-Broadway

first_img Related Shows Dugan makes his New York stage debut starring in the show, which is based on the true story of Simon Wiesenthal. Nicknamed the “Jewish James Bond,” Wiesenthal escaped death at the hands of Hitler’s S.S., lost 89 family members, and devoted more than six decades to bringing Nazi war criminals to justice. Part memoir and part spy thriller, Dugan’s play introduces us to Wiesenthal on the day before his retirement as he welcomes his final group of Americans to his office in The Jewish Documentation Center in Vienna. View Comments Wiesenthal The production is directed by Jenny Sullivan. The Jewish James Bond will now depart off-Broadway on February 22; Wiesenthal had previously been scheduled to close on February 1. Tom Dugan’s spy thriller officially opened at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row on November 5. Show Closed This production ended its run on Feb. 22, 2015last_img read more

NAFCU aggressively fighting frivolous ADA lawsuits; another amicus accepted

first_img continue reading » The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia accepted an additional amicus brief submitted by NAFCU in support of a credit union’s motion to dismiss a complaint filed against the institution under the Americans with Disabilities Act.As the number of frivolous lawsuits filed under the ADA has increased in recent months, NAFCU has been proactive in supporting members targeted by litigation.The Eastern District Court had previously accepted another amicus filed by NAFCU; the hearing for that case is today. NAFCU appreciates the court’s willingness to listen to the association’s concerns and will continue to monitor developments in these cases.Credit unions and other institutions have faced a rash of lawsuits in the past year related to website accessibility because of ambiguities in the ADA’s language. NAFCU and its members strongly support the protections of the ADA and efforts to ensure individuals with disabilities are not discriminated against and have equal access to financial services. 19SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

Official: GFA cancel 2019/2020 football season

first_img Tags: Ghana Football AssociationGhana Premier League The Ghana Football Association have announced the cancellation of the 2019/2020 football season.After an over 5 hour long Executive Council meeting on Tuesday, the GFA reached a decision and disclosed the information on their official twitter page.Football in the country has been suspension since March, as part of government’s measures to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.The GFA has been under pressure to provide clarity on the current football season, following the outbreak of the virus.But the country’s football governing body opted to hold on to June 30 before making a decision.The development means that the Ghana Premier League season which had almost reached its halfway point, together with the Division One League and the Women’s League have all been cancelled.No information has however been given on the declaration of champions and whether teams will be relegated at this point. Consequently, Ghana’s representatives for next season’s CAF inter-club competitions are yet to be declared.This is the third year in a row Ghana football has not completed a full season.The 2018 season was half way in when the Anas expose resulted in the cancellation of football in the country.In 2019, the Normalisation Committee did not organise a league campaign, instead organising a special competition to select representatives for Africa.The Executive Council will meet on Thursday, July 9, 2020 to discuss all issues relating to the next football season and Congress.last_img read more