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Sep 20, 2016, 09:45 ET The Ovation Foundation Announces A "Call For Entries" In The Creative Economy InnOVATION Grant Awards Program

 The Ovation Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Ovation TV, is announcing a call for entries in its Creative Economy innOVATION Grant Awards...


Nov 20, 2015, 14:33 ET Statement From Charles Segars, CEO, Ovation TV On The Reform Of The Elementary And Secondary Education Act And Approval Of The STEAM Amendment

"This week's bipartisan compromise to reform the Elementary and Secondary Education Act represents an important achievement for arts education in...


Nov 04, 2015, 10:25 ET The Ovation Foundation, The President's Committee On The Arts And The Humanities And Americans For The Arts Announce The Recipients Of The innOVATION STEAM Grant Awards Program

 The Ovation Foundation, the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH), and Americans for the Arts (AFTA), in cooperation...


Oct 28, 2015, 14:30 ET Ovation Partners With Kin Community To Create Multi-Platform Holiday Special

Forging an agreement that will include cross-platform content, advertising and distribution opportunities, Ovation, America's only arts network,...


Oct 19, 2015, 13:16 ET Ovation Launches New Crowdfunding Initiative For Artists: Creative Studio

 In a move designed to discover and support talented creators, Ovation, America's only arts network, has launched Creative Studio, a...


Oct 30, 2014, 15:54 ET Ovation's Hit Original Series Song by Song Continues Tuesday, December 9 With The Premiere Of Song by Song: Lindsey Stirling

 Ovation, America's only arts network, concludes its new season of the hit original series Song by Song with the premiere of Song by Song:...


Jul 23, 2014, 10:36 ET Sheryl Crow, BLONDIE and Lindsey Stirling Headline Ovation's Hit Original Series, "Song by Song"

 Following the success of the first two seasons of its original series Song by Song, Ovation, America's only arts network, has ordered new...


Jul 08, 2014, 09:17 ET Ovation's Upcoming Series "Young Marvels" Is Awarded The Parents Television Council Seal of Approval®

 The Parents Television Council ("PTC"), a non-partisan education organization advocating responsible entertainment, has awarded its...


Mar 25, 2014, 09:00 ET Ovation Announces Launch Of New National Arts Initiative: "Stand For The Arts"

 At the Americans for the Arts Action Fund reception held in Washington, DC last night for participants of Arts Advocacy Day, Sonia Tower, SVP...


Dec 13, 2013, 09:00 ET Ovation speaks out in favor of Video CHOICE Act

In response to the Video CHOICE (Consumers Have Options in Choosing Entertainment) Act introduced by Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18), Ranking Member of...


Aug 26, 2013, 15:06 ET Ovation Partners With The President's Committee On The Arts And The Humanities And Americans For The Arts For The 2nd Annual Innovation Grant Awards Program

Ovation, America's only arts network, has partnered with the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH); and Americans for the...


Aug 21, 2013, 11:00 ET Ovation Partners With James Franco On Original Arts Television Series Premiering This Fall: James Franco Presents

 Upping its commitment to connect the world to all forms of art and artistic expression, Ovation, America's only arts network, today...


Jul 29, 2013, 09:00 ET Ovation and Conde Nast Entertainment Announce "The Fashion Fund"

Today, Ovation, America's only arts network, and Conde Nast Entertainment announced "The Fashion Fund," a premier television fashion...


Jul 23, 2013, 12:53 ET Ovation Announces Premiere Dates For "A Young Doctor's Notebook" Starring Jon Hamm And Daniel Radcliffe

Ovation, America's only arts network, today announces premiere dates for A Young Doctor's Notebook, the hit UK series starring Jon Hamm (Mad Men,...


Jul 11, 2013, 12:46 ET Ovation Dives Into Summer With New Original Programming Slate

On the heels of its recent announcement to expand programming with over 200 new original hours, Ovation, America's only arts network, is charging...


Jun 27, 2013, 09:23 ET Ground-Breaking Drama SMASH Headed To Ovation

After recently announcing over 200 hours of original programming, Ovation, America's only arts network, has additionally acquired all...


May 31, 2013, 13:29 ET Ovation Invites Viewers To "Name Our Segment" On May 31 Sneak Peek Of New Original Series Culture Pop

Ovation, America's only arts network, maintains brisk momentum following its recent announcement of over 230 hours of new original programming...


May 23, 2013, 17:28 ET Ovation Finds Thousands Of Supporters In Their Quest To "Bring Back Ovation" On Time Warner Cable At The 7th Annual Dance Parade

Ten thousand local and international dancers flocked to the streets of New York City last weekend for the 7th Annual Dance Parade and DanceFest...


May 09, 2013, 13:00 ET Ovation Announces Largest-Ever Increase In Original Programming With Nine New Original Series

At its New York Upfront presentation for the press today, Ovation, America's only arts network, unveiled nine new original series scheduled to...


May 09, 2013, 12:00 ET Ovation Acquires Exclusive Cable Rights To Big Talk Productions' Hit UK Series A Young Doctor's Notebook Starring Jon Hamm And Daniel Radcliffe

Ovation, America's only arts network, has further grown its slate of arts-centric programming by completing a deal with BBC Worldwide for the...


Mar 22, 2013, 09:00 ET Ovation Premieres Ben Hur Easter Weekend Miniseries Event Sunday, March 31 At 8 pm ET

 On the heels of its ratings success with original series Song by Song, Ovation, the only network dedicated to the arts, will launch an Easter...


Mar 20, 2013, 09:00 ET Over 2 Million Votes Cast For Ovation's innOVATION Grant Program

 Ovation, the only multi-platform arts network, is announcing the Viewers' Choice winner in its first annual innOVATION Grant Program. After...


Feb 26, 2013, 09:00 ET Ovation To Premiere "Doors Open" Starring Stephen Fry And Douglas Henshall

Ovation, the only network devoted to artists and every kind of artistic expression, will premiere an Ovation original film, DOORS OPEN, on...


Feb 06, 2013, 09:00 ET Ovation Launches Song By Song As Ongoing Series With The Premiere Of Song By Song: Dolly Parton On March 10

Following the success of its limited series Song by Song: Johnny Cash last fall, Ovation is launching Song by Song as an ongoing original...


Jan 14, 2013, 15:29 ET Ovation Closes Out 2012 #5 In Total Day HH Ratings Growth

 Ovation, the only network devoted to artists and every kind of artistic expression, had a banner ratings year in 2012. According to recent...