Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951), better known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor and philanthropist. He is best known as the principal songwriter, lead singer, and bassist for the new wave rock band The Police, and for his subsequent solo career.
Television Review: ‘The Newburgh Sting,’ on HBO, About Bronx Bomb Plot
NY Times TV, 2014-07-20 22:05:58
“The Newburgh Sting,” an HBO documentary, makes extensive use of F.B.I. surveillance to offer a case that the four New York men convicted in a bomb plot were framed.
The Week Ahead: The Trial Ends, the Doubts Linger
NY Times TV, 2014-07-18 19:49:53
The entrapment defense did not convince the jury that convicted four men on terrorism charges in New York in 2010, but it is very persuasive in “The Newburgh Sting.”
Sting Musical The Last Ship Lifts Anchor in Chicago; Broadway Is Next
Playbill Combined , 2014-07-13 04:00:00
The pre-Broadway premiere of The Last Ship, the new musical with music and lyrics by 16-time Grammy winner Sting — inspired by the songwriter's own childhood — ends its Chicago engagement July 13 at the Bank of America Theatre.
Nearby you will also find Sarah Vaughan, Disneyland, Winnie the Pooh, Jose Iturbi, Donald Duck, The Andrews Sisters, Ann Rutherford, Don Rickles, Annette Funicello, Regis Philbin, Buck Jones, and many others.