Rising Ballet Star Of Stage & Screen, Michaela DePrince, On ‘Dancing With The Stars’

At 17-years-old, Michaela DePrince is already taking the ballet world by storm.  Adopted from Sierra Leone as a toddler, she has become an elite dancer at the American Ballet Theatre in New York City.  DePrince is one of six dancers featured in the award-winning documentary, First Position, due out May 11.  An early look at the film had the producers of Dancing with the Stars … Continue reading Rising Ballet Star Of Stage & Screen, Michaela DePrince, On ‘Dancing With The Stars’

Happy Gosling Easter! Did Ryan Gosling Really Set Up An Easter Egg Hunt In NYC?

Happy Gosling Easter!

Happy Easter from Ryan Gosling!

Not sure if it’s really him or just a big fan with a lot of Easter cheer, but a Twitter account popped up overnight tweeting clues for an Easter egg hunt — with 200 Gosling-themed eggs — hidden all over Manhattan allegedly set up by “everyone’s favorite heartthrob,” Ryan Gosling!

Fans seem to be enjoying the holiday treat and are tweeting pictures of their Easter finds to the account, which continues to tweet photographic hints of where the eggs are located for New Yorkers to find.

Check out some eggs that have already been found:

Happy Easter from Ryan Gosling!
Happy Easter from Ryan Gosling!

See some location hints after the jump!

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You Could Be At Singer Risa Binder’s Next Show!

Risa Binder is a new country-pop artist with a heart of gold.  She loves cupcakes, supporting everyday heroes with her Be the Change blog, and making music  – and now you have the chance to see her live in New York City! The singer/songwriter will be sharing the stage with Sonia Leigh at The Studio at Webster Hall on Monday, March 12 at 8pm.  Risa will … Continue reading You Could Be At Singer Risa Binder’s Next Show!

Interview: Risa Binder Loves Music And Desserts! [UPDATE]

Kristen Maldonado & Risa Binder at Rockwood Music Hall

Last night I aired my Risa Binder interview on 88.7 FM WRHU.  Below, you can check out the interview in pieces on Gone Country, or just hear the full interview:

Risa Binder Interview on Gone Country

Full Risa Binder Interview

Now I’m off to her show at Rockwood Music Hall in NYC!  See ya’ll there!

UPDATE: It’s true – Risa does bring cupcakes to her shows!

Risa Binder loves Baked by Melissa cupcakes!

Her concert at Rockwood Music Hall was fantastic and I even snapped a few pictures, which you can see after the jump!

Risa’s next show is at Webster Hall in NYC on March 12.

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2012 Fashion Week: Heart Truth’s Red Dress Collection Fashion Show

Stars like Minka Kelly, Gloria Estefan, and Rebecca Romijn donned red dresses last night for The Heart Truth campaign’s 10th annual Red Dress Collection Fashion Show at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City.  Presented by Diet Coke with Bobbi Brown Cosmetics and Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spas, and with the support of the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, well-known celebrities sashayed down the runway in gorgeous … Continue reading 2012 Fashion Week: Heart Truth’s Red Dress Collection Fashion Show