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November 27, 2107 Kingston:Jamaica Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit Coco  – opens November 29 at Palace Amusement cinemas. Coco showcases the odyssey of a gifted musician in a family that forbids music. Miguel Rivera (Anthony Gonzalez) is a 12-year-old boy in Mexico, whose greatest desire in life is to be a musician like his idol, the mid-century legend Ernesto de la Cruz (Benjamin Bratt). Unfortunately, Miguel’s great-great-grandmother was abandoned by her musician husband, and the Rivera

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November 16, 2017 Kingston:Jamaica Palace Cineplex – Palace Amusement Company Limited A Masterpiece of Love and Drama Pirates, beautiful women, more than 120 skillful dancers, a shipwreck and a garden scene makes Le Corsaire one of the most elaborate ballet spectacles. Palace Amusement opens the Bolshoi Ballet’s 2017-18 season with this epic ballet, Sunday November 18, 2017 at 11:30 am, on the big screen at Palace Cineplex in Liguanea. Kingston.. Inspired by Lord Byron’s epic

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November 16, 2017 Kingston: Jamaica Carib 5: Palace Amusement Company Limited Guess who’s coming to dinner? At the Metropolitan Opera, the most memorable performances are usually executed with great renditions of the original standards. The Exterminating Angel – to be transmitted Live in HD from the Met in New York to Carib 5, at 12:55 a.m., this Saturday hews closely to Luis Buñuel’s 1962 film of the same name, which is based on a group

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November 15, 2017 Kingston:Jamaica Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit Justice League ‘The age of heroes is here’ Something dark is coming to earth, and with the death of Superman, humanity could be in great danger.  Fueled by his restored faith in humanity, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of newfound ally-Diana Prince, to face an immense threat. But, they cannot do it alone. Together they must recruit a team of superheroes to fight against this newly awakened enemy.

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November 10, 2017 Kingston: Jamaica Palace Cineplex: Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit National Theatre Live: Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?   Anyone who believes in the old saying; ‘sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me’, is yet to see James Macdonald’s marvelous, gripping and truth-telling revival of National Theatre Live: Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?   This high-energy drama encores this Sunday, November 12th, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at

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November 6, 2017 Kingston:Jamaica -Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit Murder on the Orient Express -Everyone is a Suspect http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3402236/videoplayer/vi612153625?ref_=tt_ov_vi Thirteen strangers, one destination, a stylish train ride, a murder and a murderer.  From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie. Murder on the Orient Express tells the tale of a lavish train ride through Europe that quickly unfolds into a suspenseful mystery. The acclaimed ‘greatest detective in the world’ must race against time, to find the

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Kingston: Jamaica October 30, 2017 Thor:Ragnarok opens Wednesday, November 1 at The Palace Amusement Cinemas http://www.imdb.com/video/imdb/vi4010391833?playlistId=tt3501632&ref_=tt_ov_vi In Marvel Studios’ “Thor: Ragnarok,” Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok–the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization–at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela. But first he must

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Kingston: Jamaica October 30, 2017 A BAD MOM’S CHRISTMAS…opens Wednesday November 1, 2017 at Palace Amusement Cinemas http://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi3943086361 Three under-appreciated and over-burdened moms rebel against the challenges and expectations  of moms during Christmas. With kids to please, endless amounts of shopping and nagging families to contend with, Christmas is one of the most complex times of the year for these moms. The arrival of their own moms who are staying over for the holidays marks

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October 24, 2017 Kingston:Jamaica Palace Amusement will discontinue the use of Palace Cards, effective December 21, 2017. Patrons are urged to note that they have until the aforementioned date to utilize funds on their Palace Cards. All major credit and debit cards are still acceptable at the box office.

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October 23, 2017 Kingston: Jamaica Suburbicon & Geostorm 3D –  at Palace Amusement Cinemas Fans will enjoy another big movie week come Wednesday, October 25, with the comedic thriller Suburbicon-  and the Sci-Fi action flick Geostorm 3D. Academy Award® winner George Clooney directs Suburbicon which tells the story of a 1950s American suburb, where life is seemingly perfect until the veil is lifted to reveal the community’s dark underbelly of betrayal, deceit and violence. Screenplay: George Clooney, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Grant Heslov.

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October 15, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Highlights of an Amazing Experience at The Met For some 3 hours and  nine minutes , between the hours of 11:55 am and 3 :10 pm the audience at Carib 5 in Kingston sat spellbound by the Met’s refreshed production of Mozart’s  Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute). The opera encore on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Palace Cineplex.   Acclaimed director, playwright and puppeteer Julie Taymor, renowned for her mastery in

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October 12, 2017 Kingston. Jamaica The Met: Live in HD launched its twelfth season Saturday with Bellini’s Norma, taking in an estimated attendance of 71,581 in North America and earning a gross of $1.5 million. It was seen live on more than 900 screens. An estimated additional 111,760 people saw it live on 800 screens in 37 countries in Europe, 11 countries in Latin America, Russia, Egypt, Israel, Jamaica, Morocco, and for the first time live to

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October 11, 2017 Alternative Content returns to Palace Multiplex, Montego Bay For the next four months Montegonians will get back in on the action with Alternative Content when Palace Multiplex shows your favourite National Theatre Live plays starting Thursday October 12, 2017  at 6:00 p.m. with a must-see encore of Obsession starring Jude Law. Tickets are available at box office or online at www.palaceamusement.com.    

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October 11, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica: With floating puppets, dancing bears, twirling flamingos and peacocks, Julie Taymor makes Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) one of the most dazzling productions in the Metropolitan Opera’s repertory. To add to the fascinating experience, the great James Levine conducts this spectacular production that has charmed audiences around the world for several years. On Saturday, October 14, 2017 Jamaican opera fans will experience a live transmission of Die Zauberflöte (The Magic

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October 11 Kingston Jamaica: Palace Amusement cinemas brings movie magic to diverse audiences this week with the action thriller, The Foreigner, starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan; Til Death Do Us Part a dramatic roller coaster with Taye Diggs; Annie Ilonzeh; Stephen Bishop; Robinne Lee; Malik Yoba and My Little Pony:The Movie.    

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October 5, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Key Insurance Company Limited which was listed on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange in 2016, recently announced changes to its management team. Against a background of challenges within the insurance industry, characterized by a soft market and reduced profit margins, these developments emanate from a strategic review of the Company’s performance and a new and deliberate direction to be executed on a phased basis, as announced at

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September 30, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Big Lucozade Prizes – Big Winners Lucozade pumped positive energy all summer long with its awesome Lucozade Summer Millionaire Promotion and capped the season by rewarding three lucky consumers with fabulous prizes. Here’s a recap of the exciting moments. Congrats to Lucozade’s Big Winners Grand Draw – Lucozade Summer Millionaire Here’s how the Big Prizes were drawn. Drum Roll Please  

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September 27, 2017 American Made- The Sky is Never the Limit  American Made Stars Academy Award® nominee Tom Cruise as Barry Seal, Sarah Wright, as Lucy Seal, and and Domhall Gleeson as a CIA agent.  Barry Seal, a commercial pilot lands a job for the CIA to fly reconnaissance missions over South America, using a small plane with cameras installed. During one of his missions, Seal encounters a ruthless, highly-organized cartel which contracts him to transport drugs

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September 25, 2017 Alternative Content is trending. Take the Palace Amusement Survey and share your views with us. It’s easy, just a few clicks and you’re done. Not your thing? Email us at info@virgenadvertising.com and we’ll arrange to get it done. Access our online survey at tinyurl.com/PalaceAmusementSurvey. Never been to an Alternative Content presentation? We want to hear from you too! Go to tinyurl.com/PalaceAmusementSurvey2  and tell us what you know. COMING SOON Alternative Content brings one-of-a-kind world events

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Kingston, Jamaica September 25, 2017 After an inspiring year, leading manufacturing and export company Jamaican Teas Limited (JTL) was the recipient of two major awards, the Champion Manufacturer Award (Runner-up, Category two) and the Pauline Gray Award, at the annual Jamaica Exporters’ Association Awards and Banquet, held earlier this year. The awards recognised Jamaican Teas’ consistency in product innovation and improvement in Jamaican exports. Chief Executive Officer of Jamaican Teas John Mahfood welcomed the awards

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July 7, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica PLAYING AT ALL PALACE AMUSEMENT CINEMAS Following his debut in Captain America: Civil War (2016), a young Peter Parker (Tom Holland) attempts to balance high school with his career as the superhero Spider-man. While under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark, (two-time Golden Globe Award winner, Robert Downey, Jr.) Spider-man tries to prove himself but when the Vulture (Oscar nominee, Michael Keaton) emerges as a new villain Spider-man’s web-slinging

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July 5, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de Perles at Palace Cineplex July 9 Can two best friends uphold their promises of not pursuing the woman they both love? Will she, a Hindu priestess keep her vows to forsake love completely? British director and filmmaker Penny Woolcock, explores the enduring themes of love, betrayal, and vengeance in a production of George Bizet’s Opera Les Pêcheurs de Perles (The Pearl Fishers), that

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June 29, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit PALACE CINEPLEX Hedda Gabler -Sensational Performances Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free. Tony Award-winning director, Ivo Van Hove (A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic Theatre) returns to National Theatre Live with a modern production of Henrik Ibsen’s classical drama masterpiece Hedda Gabler, being screened in

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June 28, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit Baby Driver-  Comedy, Music and Action After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver, Baby (Ansel Elgort) who relies on his dynamic, upbeat iPod music playlist for his crazy driving skills finds himself taking part in a grand heist which will inevitably go wrong, threatening his love life and freedom. Starring (Double Academy Award® winners, Kevin Spacey and Jamie Foxx, Ansl

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Kingston, Jamaica June 26, 2017 Jamaica Teas Limited is committed to engaging in and supporting programmes aimed at assisting Jamaica in becoming the place of choice to live, raise families and do business. This, according to CEO John Mahfood, in commenting on the company’s recently launched Dream Initiative, a project which advocates Crime and Violence Prevention, Sports and Education, and Youth Empowerment among other tenets of social order and good citizenry. The Dream Initiative was fittingly  launched in

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June 23, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Palace Amusement Cinema Circuit: Palace Cineplex The Metropolitan Opera’s 2017 Summer Encore performances, featuring four popular titles from the groundbreaking Live in HD series, will play in more than 300 movie theaters across the United States in addition to international theaters around the globe including Jamaica. The operas will be shown exclusively at Palace Cineplex and will feature works from celebrated composers, Georges Bizet and Giuseppe Verdi. Sunday July 9, 11:30 am

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June 22, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Key Insurance Company Limited (Key) held its first Annual General Meeting (AGM), as a public company on Wednesday June 14th, 2017, at the Spanish Court Hotel, in the business district of New Kingston. The Company celebrated a historic achievement of over $1 billion in premium income and provided shareholders with a positive outlook. Despite the Insurance Industry experiencing a soft market worldwide, the Company reported a relatively strong financial position.

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June 15, 2017 Watch the mischief and magic unfold in the Australian Ballet’s comical, intriguing and fantastical performance of Coppélia on Sunday, June 18, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at Palace Cineplex. Coppélia is nothing short of a good ballet story with a touch of enchantment, a dash of romance and masses of sumptuous costumes. The tale is told of Swanilda and Franz, two lovers who live in a village with Dr. Coppelius, an eccentric toymaker and magician who

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June 14, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Palace Amusement is observing Fathers’ Day, this Sunday, June 18, with the gift of Half Off movie deals for all show times at all cinemas. With an entertaining line-up of films from action and thrillers to romance and the captivating fun of animation, Fathers are set to enjoy their special day with every member of the family in tow.

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June 14, 2017 Kingston. Jamaica All Eyez on Me-  The untold story of Tupac Shakur The chronicle of the life and legacy of  the late rapper, poet, actor and  activist, Tupac Shakur (Demetrius Shipp Jr.)  highlighting  his rise to fame, incarceration and controversial tenure at Death Row Records. Directed  by Benny Boom, and produced by LT Hutton (Morgan Creek Productions). Cars 3-  Another Pixar Classic Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast cars, the legendary

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Kingston, Jamaica. June 14, 2017 A resounding round of applause from a capacity house, marked the closing moments of  Jetcon Corporation Limited’s inaugural Annual General Meeting,  at the Knutsford Court Hotel in the New Kingston business district on June 14, 2017. One year after its historic listing on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange, (JSE), the leading pre-owned car dealership,continues to perform creditably as one of the more sought after stocks and the spontaneous endorsement

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Jetcon Corporation Limited, will hold its first Annual General Meeting, since listing on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) on March 14, 2016. The AGM is scheduled for Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 4:30 p.m. at the Knutsford Court Hotel in New Kingston.   The Company was founded in 1994 and is now a leading pre-owned car dealership in Jamaica.At the AGM, the Company will discuss the highlights of 2016 and share prospects for

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June 7, 2017 UNIVERSAL  THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS is on track to gross $1.5M in 58 territories this weekend and raise the international total to $1.004 Billion. It is the 6th highest grossing film of all time internationally and only the 6th film to cross $1 Billion internationally with Ava-tar $2 Billion, Titanic $1.5 Billion, Furious 7 $1.165 Billion, Star Wars: The Force Awakens $1.131 Billion and Jurassic World $1.019 Billion. Combined with the

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June 7, 2017 How would Joan of Arc fit into a post-Brexit society? Josie Rourke’s production of Saint Joan explores that question on Sunday, June 11, 2017, 11:30 am at Palace Cineplex..  Captured live from the Donmar Warehouse and National Theatre (NT) , the  riveting production is an Encore Performance of Saint Joan, an adaptation of Bernard Shaw’s classic play. Gemma Arterton  as Saint Joan Audiences may remember Arterton for her role in films such as Prince of Persia

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June 7,2017 The Mummy- Welcome to a world of ancient powers Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an Egyptian princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened in our modern times, bringing with her malevolence festering over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension. The Lost City of Z –A Man’s reach should far exceed his grasp From the Academy Award® winning producers of 12 Years A Slave,

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June 7, 2017 Arguably the greatest ballet company in the world, the Bolshoi Ballet is unrivaled in its rich history as one of the oldest and most prestigious schools of classical ballet in the world and its international acclaim as one of the foremost ballet companies. That reputation bore itself  out on Sunday June 4, in Jamaica at Palace Cineplex with the encore performance of A Hero of Our Time, captured live from the Bolshoi Ballet in

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May 5, 2017 A Contemporary Evening, captured live from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, and made available to select cinemas plays this Sunday, May 7 at Palace Cineplex. The Bolshoi boldly takes on a new challenge in a triptych of works by three masters of modern and contemporary choreography. For the first time, the company performs The Cage by legendary Academy Award-winning choreographer Jerome Robbins, a master of visualizing and translating music to movement. Together

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May 4, 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2– Old foes become new allies Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favourite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel

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April 17, 2017 Silence – The Ultimate Test of Faith Silence a historical period drama by Academy Award® winner and celebrated director, Martin Scorsese, tells the story of two 17th-century Portuguese missionaries, Father Sebastian Rodrigues and Father Francisco Garupe, who face the ultimate test of faith when they travel to Japan in search of their missing mentor, at a time when Christianity was outlawed. If caught by feudal lords or ruling samurai, they must renounce

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April 17, 2017 Jamaican Teas shareholders approved a 2 for 1 stock split at the Group’s Annual General Meeting (AGM), this past week on Wednesday April 12. The stock split takes effect for shareholders on record as of April 19 and Chairman of the meeting John Jackson, advised that the stock would start trading ex split as of Thursday April 13 on the Junior Market of the stock exchange. The Group reported profit of $118

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April 13, 2017 Kingston, Jamaica Pictorial Highlights of Jamaican Teas Group’s AGM 2017 The trailblazing Jamaican Teas Limited (JTL),  staged its Group’s  Annual General Meeting, AGM,  at the new Courtyard Marriott in Kingston on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. The Group on Companies comprises Jamaican Teas Limited  with its Tetley and Caribbean Dreams lines, H. Mahfood and Sons Limited, which owns a warehouse and other real estate in Kingston, JRG Shoppers’ Delite Limited, which operates a

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April 13, 2017 Due to extensive maintenance work being done by the Management of the Sovereign Centre on Good Friday, April 14th, 2017, Palace Cineplex will be closed to the Public for ALL show times. Advance ticket purchases will be honoured on any other day at Palace Cineplex, or at the Carib 5, on Good Friday. Contact our Customer Care at 1-888-429-5722 for further information. The Palace Amusement Company regrets any inconvenience caused.    

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April 12, 2017 The Fate of the Furious– Seduced into a world of crime Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon, Brian and Mia have retired from the game, and the rest of the crew has been exonerated, the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom back into a world of crime that he can’t seem to escape, the crew will face trials

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The Fate of the Furious (3D) – Can you handle it? ADVANCE TICKET SALES NOW ON for Wednesday, April 12 –  Tuesday, April 18 2017. On Wednesday, April 12  all late shows starting at approximately 8:00 p.m. at the Carib 5, ARE SOLD OUT. No shows will be available to the general public. For tickets: log on to www.palaceamusement.com or visist the Box Office. Now that Dom (Vin Diesel) and Letty (Michelle Rodriguez) are on their honeymoon, Brian and Mia

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Opening April 5, 2017 at Palace Amusement Cinemas Going in Style– Take back what’s yours Lifelong buddies Willie, Joe and Albert decide to buck retirement and step off the straight-and-narrow when their pension funds become a corporate casualty. Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, the three men risk it all by embarking on a daring adventure to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money. Life– Evidence

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April 5, 2017 The design from Jérôme Kaplan is lush and indulgent, his costumes essential to Ratmansky’s version of the story. – The Guardian Ratmansky has packed his Cinderella with loveable characters, warm humour and meaty choreography, creating a wonderful modern fairytale -The Age Witty, vibrant, glamorous and romantic, Alexei Ratmansky’s Cinderella will sweep you off your feet as this stunning production comes to Palace Cineplex, Sunday, April 9, 2107, 11:30 am in an encore performance, captured directly from the

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March 31, 2017 “Here is the Met at its best. … [James] Levine conducts, drawing a refined and affecting performance from the great Met orchestra and chorus and an impressive cast” (New York Times). Matthew Polenzani gives a “poignant, gripping performance” (New York Times) as the king torn by a rash vow; mezzo-soprano Alice Coote “exudes noble passion and dignity” (Financial Times) in the trouser role of his son Idamante; soprano Nadine Sierra sings “with

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March 23, 2017 Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts Mozart’s early masterpiece Idomeneo.  Jean-Pierre Ponnelle’s Met premiere staging, which was first seen in 1982, will star Matthew Polenzani in his Met role debut as the King Idomeneo with Nadine Sierra in her role debut as Ilia, Elza van den Heever as Elettra, Alice Coote as Idomeneo’s son Idamante, and Alan Opie as Idomeneo’s confidant Arbace. The March 25 matinee performance will be transmitted worldwide,

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The encore screening of The Met: Live in HD’s transmission of Verdi’s La Traviata takes place here in Jamaica this Sunday, Mach 19, 2017 at 11:30 am. The U.S held screenings on March 15 and encore screenings in Canada are scheduled for April 15, 17 and 19. The Met: Live in HD’s Saturday transmission of Verdi’s La Traviata took in an estimated attendance of 84,000 in North America, earning a gross of $1.8 million. It

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Beauty and the Beast is a stunning cinematic event -The Telegraph Those who predicted this wouldn’t hold a talking candle to the animated original will be pleasantly surprised. The tale may be as old as time, but it’s retold with freshness, brio and flair. -Empire It looks good, moves gracefully and leaves a clean and invigorating aftertaste. I almost didn’t recognize the flavor:                 I think the name for

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The Australian Ballet made it’s Jamaican debut recently with the encore  performance of  the company’s The Fairy Tale Series, The Sleeping Beauty at Palace Cineplex, presented by Palace Amusement and CinemaLive in association with The Australian High Commission and The Gleaner Company (Media) Limited.The performance was under the distinguished patronage of His Excellency, Mr. John Pilbeam Australian High Commissioner to the Caribbean. In attendance, were accomplished dancers, ballet enthusiasts, lovers of the arts and friends of the

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February 9, 2017 The Australian Ballet, one of the world’s premiere ballet companies, will make its Jamaican debut, with the inaugural broadcast of The Sleeping Beauty, at Palace Cineplex, on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at 11:30 am,under the distinguished patronage of His Excellency, Mr. John Pilbeam, Australian High Commissioner to the Caribbean. The season features The Fairy Tale Series including The Sleeping Beauty, FEBRUARY 19. Fairies, a prince and a spell-shattering kiss! The Australian Ballet, takes history’s most loved

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February 5, 2017 The 2016 Junior Market, JSE listed, used car dealer Jetcon, has been a big hit with investors and car enthusiasts, since it listed in March 2016. Investors pushed the price of the stock by 376 percent, with interest continuing against a backdrop of strong growth in sales and profit. Car buyers bought into the excitement, driving revenues up 61 percent. to 610 million, 9 months to September 2016, and profits up 141 percent

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Sisters, Sandra Masterton, Managing Director, Kala Abrahams, Director, and Natalia Gobin-Gunter, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Key Insurance Company Limited and their team, shared a proud moment on March 31, 2016, when the family operated business founded by their father, the late Insurance Mogul, Sonny Gobin, was officially listed on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange. At the end of 2015, the net worth of the Company incorporated in November, 1982, stood

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The Australian Ballet, one of the world’s premier ballet companies, will make its Jamaican debut, with the inaugural broadcast of The Sleeping Beauty, at Palace Cineplex, on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at 11:30 am, under the distinguished patronage of His Excellency, Mr. John Pilbeam, Australian High Commissioner to the Caribbean. In 2012, Movie and Entertainment giant, Palace Amusement Company (1921) Limited added to its entertainment package by introducing Alternative Content with The Met Opera: LIVE

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Sir Ian McKellen, (Lord of the Rings Trilogy) and Sir Patrick Stewart, (Star Trek: The Next Generation and X-Men), are two widely know actors, primarily for their roles on big screen television. Following their hit run on Broadway London, the two multiple awarding winning thespians, return to the stage with Harold Pinter’s No Man’s Land, directed by Sean Mathias, in a National Theater Live, encore broadcast at Palace Cineplex, this Sunday, February 5, at 11:30 am.

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January 21, 2017. Carib 5, Kingston, Jamaica The Met:Live in HD  Opera fans in Jamaica thoroughly enjoyed the Live in HD transmission of Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette. Leads Vittorio Grigolo and Diana Damrau brought energy, intensity and passion to their interpretation of Shakespeare’s star crossed lovers in Gounod’s 1867 opera, described as “sophisticated, intelligently wrought, and ravishingly beautiful”. Expectations were high and every minute of the matinee performance conducted by Gianandrea Noseda and directed by Bartlett Sher, lived up

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The Met’s Live in HD series series, now reaches more than 2,000 movie theaters in 70 countries around the world, including Jamaica. Tickets are available at the Box Office or online at www.palaceamusement.com with a Palace Card or any major credit card.  

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Sleepless – A wild and restless night Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs finds himself entangled in a web of corruption, internal affairs and murderous gangsters.  This action thriller stars Academy Award® winner Jamie Foxx, T.I. Michelle Monaghan, Dermot Mulroney, David Harbour, Gabrielle Union and Scoot McNairy.                                                        

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The Met:Live in HD’s transmission of Verdi’s Nabucco, starring Plácido Domingo, on Saturday, January 7, 2017 took in an estimated attendance of 88,032 in North America earning a gross of $1.94 million. The opera was seen live on more than 900 screens. An estimated additional 115,000 people saw it live on 800 screens in 37 countries in Europe, 11 countries in Latin America, Russia, Egypt, Israel, Jamaica, and Morocco. Nabucco encores at Palace Cineplex this Sunday,

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Don’t miss the legendary Plácido Domingo in the title role of Verdi’s Nabucco under the baton of his longtime collaborator James Levine, this Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 12:55 pm ET at Carib 5, Cross Roads. “As always, Levine delivered a passionate and moving reading of the score … Domingo sings a strong and poignant performance, especially in the demanding last act.” —Huffington Post “Levine and Domingo were effortlessly in sync the whole evening …

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Another year gone by Another year ahead Full of promise, possibilities and hope May the Year 2017 Bring us all Happiness, Success and Peace. Happy New Year!

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Fans are in for another treat on New Year’s Eve Saturday, December 31, 2016 with a Half Off Special, all day at Palace Amusement cinemas in Kingston and Montego Bay. As New Year’s Day is being celebrated on Monday, January 2, 2017, the Half Off special will only be available on Tuesday, January 3 at the usual time. Holiday Movies for one and all-    Movies are a perfect fit with the magic and festivities of the holiday season

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Companies We Keep Our corporate clientele current and past, reflect a diverse range of businesses with operations in Jamaica, the Caribbean, North America and Europe. We are focused and dedicated and our personalised service, places us a cut above the rest. We are proud of our relationships with our clients and the fact that we get great referrals. “Suntory is pleased to be a client of Virgen Advertising, as we have come to rely on

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Enjoy the beauty that surrounds you this Emancipation Weekend. May it renew and inspire you to break boundaries.

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