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Help Wanted for Olympic Ceremonies, Sexists Need Not Apply

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 seeks new creative director after scandalous remarks revealed...

Tokyo 2020 Wrap: New Creative Director; Paralympic Ticket Refunds

(ATR) Organizers say creating simpler Opening and Closing Ceremonies requires a new team.

Balich Worldwide Shows in Lima 2019

Seoul Celebrates 30 Years Since Summer Olympic Games

(ATR)  Proposals are coming to share the Olympic Games and the formation of unified teams

Reconstruction and Wit to Feature in Tokyo Ceremonies

(ATR) The Tokyo 2020 creative team will look to link the four ceremonies spanning the Olympics and Paralympics.

#ICYMI: Sistine Extravaganza, Morocco 2026 Confronts FIFA, Samaranch on Korea

(ATR) A look at some of the stories you may have missed this week.

Team USA Ceremony Jackets Heat Up -- Sponsor Spotlight

(ATR) Also: Two necessary apps for Olympic fans and travellers.

PyeongChang Presents Medal Podiums and Costumes

(ATR) White podiums and colorful Korean garb will greet Olympic champions receiving their medals in PyeongChang

Flavio Machado, 41, Paralympic Ceremonies Producer

(ATR) Flavio Machado's death sends ripples through the Olympic and Paralympic Movement.

LA 2024 applauds world-class celebration of sport and diversity as Mexican soccer team takes on Croatia in the City of Angels

Tokyo 2020 Launches Committee for Ceremonies, Promotion

(ATR) Tokyo Games chiefs today set up a panel to develop ideas for the opening and closing ceremonies and on how to promote Japan.

LA 2024 Unveils Groundbreaking Citywide Ceremonies Concept

LA 2024 has set its sights on attracting the largest in-stadium, citywide and TV audiences in Olympic Ceremonies history. 

Chinese Director to Organize Second Olympic Flag Handover

(ATR) Zhang Yimou will return to the Olympic stage to direct the Beijing 2022 Olympic flag handover.

Federal Government To Buoy Rio Ceremonies

(ATR) The Brazilian Federal Government will provide funds to complete the $72 million budget for the ceremonies,

Olympic Ceremonies Producer Explains Rio Departure

(ATR) Ric Birch tells Around the Rings he left Rio 2016 long ago.

Auditions for Rio 2016 Ceremonies -- Photodesk

(ATR) Hip-hop dancers from around Rio de Janeiro auditioned to be a part of the 2016 opening and closing ceremonies

Groundbreaking Ceremonies Held for New Munich Olympic Memorial

The Foundation for Global Sports Development announced today that groundbreaking ceremonies were held for a contemporary memorial in Munich, Germany.

Rio 2016 Promises "Outstanding" Ceremonies on Tight Budget

(ATR) Organizers of Rio 2016 ceremonies say their limited budget will not detract from spectacle. Aaron Bauer reports from Rio

PyeongChang 2018 Unveils Creative Director for Olympic Ceremonies

(ATR) Producer of longest-running South Korean theatre show 'Nanta' is appointed to the role

WADA Reinstates Rio de Janeiro Doping Lab

(ATR) Also: Applications for opening and closing ceremonies performers have opened.

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies Orchestrated with Master Class Experts

The PyeongChang Organizing Committee announces the participation of world renowned experts with backgrounds in directing past Olympic Ceremonies to collaborate in successful staging of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games. 

Baku 2015 Celebrity Ambassadors give their support to Ceremonies Performer hopefuls

Baku 2015 European Games Celebrity Ambassadors and Eurovision Song Contest 2011 winners Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal, made guest appearances at the auditions for Ceremonies Performers on Sunday.

Baku 2015 Makes Ceremonies Appointments

(ATR) Artistic director of Athens 2004 Olympics ceremonies is contracted to do the European Games opening ceremony.

London 2012 Delivers Legacy Goal Ahead of Schedule

(ATR) London 2012 reached its $18.7 billion four-year trade and industry boost twice as fast as expected.

Sochi Medals Ceremonies at the heart of the Games

For the first time in history the Olympic medals will be awarded to Games medalists in Sochi at the very center of the Olympic Park bringing fans closer to the champions.

Marco Balich: To Plan a New Worldwide Entertainment Business

Marco Balich, Olympic Producer and Creative Director of large-scale ceremonies and international events, and Executive Producer of Rio 2016, has resigned from Filmmaster Events, the Filmmaster Group Company, after having left the role of the Chairman of the Board some months ago.

Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee selects participants for the Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies

The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee and the ANCO "Ceremonies Staging Agency" have held auditions for candidates interested in performing at the Sochi 2014 Opening and Closing Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies.

2020 By the Book -- Ceremonies

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 Games.

London 2012 Ceremonies on track to showcase the UK to the world