Find out what films are playing locally near Sharon this weekend, and come back and tell us what movie you saw, what you thought about it and how many stars out of five you would give the film.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Friday, April 26, 2013
Find out what films are playing locally.
TELL US: Patch wants your movie reviews! Come back and tell us in comments the movie you saw, what you thought about it and how many stars out of five you would give the film.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The group aims to empower youths to follow their dreams, express imagination, and make movies. Filming for the group's upcoming project begins on Feb. 18.
Fountain of Youth Productions, founded by 15-year-old Audrey Larson and 16-year-old Shay Martin, is a new local film group comprising a group of teenage film enthusiasts. Sharon Patch spoke with Larson about the group's upcoming project "Countdown", which begins filming Feb. 18-21. Sharon Patch: Tell us about Fountain of Youth Productions. Audry Larson: We started Fountain of Youth Productions because we didn't see this kind of opportunity available to kids and teens in our area. Our passion is film making and we have the utmost commitment, responsibility and dedication to make this dream a reality. We also have adult mentors to guide us in our vision: a drama coach, a film-maker, a fiction writer, a young entrepreneur, and social media …
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Tickets to Bon Jovi "Because We Can - The Tour" at Gillette Stadium in July go on sale Friday, Feb. 15.
Bon Jovi is returning to Foxborough this summer for the first time since 2010 for his new tour "BON JOVI Because We Can - The Tour." The concert, slated for Saturday, July 20th at Gillette Stadium, will kick-off an action-packed two months of music in Foxborough with Taylor Swift's two shows at Gillette Stadium coming the week after Bon Jovi and Kenny Chesney's annual two-day New England Country Music Festival returning to Gillette Stadium August. Tickets for the Bon Jovi concert go on sale Friday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster. “Rock fans in New England love Bon Jovi and especially love seeing them at Gillette Stadium, where ‘This is Our House’ is the official touchdown song,” said Dan Murphy, Gillette Stadium vice president of …
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Seth McFarlane and Emma Stone announced the list of nominees for The Oscars awards today, see the list here.
Steven Spielberg's film "Lincoln" led The Oscar hopefuls with 17 nominations, but Cambridge's own Ben Affleck was left off the list of hopeful for best director today when the list of nominees was announced. The Huffington Post reports that the media was abuzz when neither Affleck, Tom Hooper ("Les Miserables") nor Katherine Bigelow ("Zero Dark Thirty") made the list for Best Director. The trio's films did make the list of movies up for Best Picture, along with a host of others, including Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" and Ang Lee's "Life of Pi." Best Actor nominees include former winners Daniel Day-Lewis ("Lincoln") and Denzel Washington ("Flight"). Jessica Chastain received a nod for her role in "Zero Dark Thirty," and will be …
Friday, January 11, 2013
Have a great photo, painting or drawing that you think will be a perfect cover photo for our Facebook page? Upload it now!
As part of our Facebook Cover Photo project, we're asking our readers to send us their best winter photos to put into our weekly rotation of our Facebook Cover Photo. Each Monday, we'll use a new photo submitted by a reader. Prior to the start of 2013, several Patch users submitted photos for Sharon Patch to use on Facebook. Now we want to continue to highlight Sharon's artistic talent as the seasons change on our Facebook page. Whether it's a photo of a historic building, the harbor or people just going about their day, we want to see your take on Sharon. Be creative and try to capture the essence of the city to represent Sharon on Facebook. There's no age requirement to submit: You just have to be a Sharon Patch user and be able to …
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Trailer hosted a children's television show in the 1950s.
Rex Trailer, a Boston TV icon who had been recovering from pneumonia recently, died on Jan. 9, according to his website. “Rex Trailer left this earth peacefully last night surrounded in love and song by his family. Rex had been in Florida for the holidays when he became ill into the New Year. While everyone’s prayers and support have been of great comfort to Rex, he decided it was time to go home. Rex and family thank all of you and love you,” a statement on his website reads. Trailer hosted “Boomtown” a children’s show with a western theme on WBZ-TV from 1956-1974, according to WBZ-TV. Trailer was 84. A funeral is being planned, but no date has been set yet, according to his website. Share your memories of Trailer and his show in the …
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
The two teenagers will perform Verdi’s Rigoletto on Sunday, Jan. 20 at Sanders Theatre Harvard University.
Two students from Sharon will perform a semi-staged opera with the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras, according to a statement Monday. Noah Rosen, 17, and Irene Tang, 14, will present Verdi’s Rigoletto on Sunday, Jan. 20 at 3 p.m. at Sanders Theatre - Harvard University. Rosen will be on percussion while Tang will perform on violin. Federico Cortese, Conductor and Music Director, works throughout January with the professional singers and the stage director. This season the stage designer and director will be Doug Fitch. BYSO will also be joined by Boston’s Handel and Haydn Society Chorus for this performance. For more information, bysoweb.org.
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Country music star Kenny Chesney’s two-day ‘No Shoes Nation’ Tour stop in Foxborough will be Friday and Saturday, Aug. 23-24, 2013.
Country music star Kenny Chesney is returning to Foxborough for two nights in 2013, annoucing he will add a second show in August at Gillette Stadium as part of his "No Shoes Nation" tour. Chesney, along with several other country music stars, will be in Foxborough on Aug. 23-24, 2013 for the 10th annual New England Country Music Festival, better known as "Country Fest." Gillette Stadium announced Chesney added the additional show in Foxborough due to overwhelming demand for his Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 concert. Chesney hold the Gillette Stadium record for most sold out concerts with eight and is expected to continue that sellout streak when tickets for both shows go on sale on Saturday, Dec. 8 at ticketmaster.com. To commemorate the …
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Share your Thanksgiving memories.
The holidays are all about family, traditions and memories. It’s a chance to reconnect with family and friends whether through a card, email, phone call or catching up over dinner. Thanksgiving doesn’t have the cache of Christmas. There are no gifts or commercialism to distract us and because of this Thanksgiving is many people’s favorite holiday. Every family has its own traditions and memories that bring a smile. That favorite memory might be a big football game, but most likely it’s a special moment you shared with a loved one -- possibly someone who has since passed away. Patch wants to know: What is your favorite Thanksgiving memory? Let us know in the comment section. Happy Thanksgiving!