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Entries Tagged as 'Arts'

Art of the matter

July 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Art, Arts

The artwork featured on this week’s page-1 topper was created by Ketchikan, Alaska artist Matthew Helgesen. It is a wood panel made of Western red cedar with design in acrylic paint.

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Sixth district theater named after former convict who used the arts to help others

July 1st, 2011 · No Comments · Arts

The Office of Sixth District Councilmember Dee Andrews, the Long Beach Redevelopment Agency and the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine celebrated the opening of the Manazar Gamboa Community Theater at Homeland Cultural Center in MacArthur Park, 1321 East Anaheim St., with a public celebration on Saturday, June 25.

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LB Shakespeare kicking off its 13th fest honoring The Bard

July 1st, 2011 · No Comments · Arts

The Long Beach Shakespeare Company has announced its 13th annual free Shakespeare Festival, with The Merry Wives of Windsor kicking off the event.

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LBHS exhibit emphasizes the importance of federally funded projects

July 1st, 2011 · No Comments · Arts

Rachael Rifkin Staff Writer The Long Beach Historical Society’s much anticipated exhibit, “Rebuilding for the Future: A New Deal for Long Beach 1933-1942,” represents the culmination of years of research dedicated to finding and inventorying murals, mosaics, art work, and other projects commissioned by the New Deal’s Works Progress Administration (WPA).

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Freedom band and swing orchestra to perform patriotic tunes for public on 4th

July 1st, 2011 · No Comments · Arts, music

Sponsored by Long Beach Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal and The Freedom Band Foundation, the Gay Freedom Band and Union Station Swing Orchestra will perform a free concert Monday, July 4 from 6pm to 8pm at the Bixby Park Historic Band Shell, 2001 E. First St.

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