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Entries Tagged as 'Entertainment'

Long Beach native competing on CBS reality show Survivor

September 10th, 2010 · No Comments · Entertainment, News

By Brett Ashley Hawkins Editorial Intern As television viewers evaluate the shows they wish to watch this fall, one of Long Beach’s own will grace the small screen as one of the latest castaways on the 21st season of CBS’s Survivor. Appearing on Survivor: Nicaragua will be Na Onka Mixon, a 27-year-old elementary-school physical-education teacher […]

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SHPD reminds residents of fireworks, parking rules for 4th of July holiday

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Entertainment

The Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) has announced that the hilltop area will be closed to all non-residential vehicular traffic on the 4th of July holiday beginning at 6pm. SHPD suggests that all individuals and families interested in viewing the aerial firework displays enjoy the view from the hilltop, but consider attending the shows at […]

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LB Playhouse announces its new staff of directors

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment, theater, theatre

David Haberbush, president of the board of directors of the Long Beach Playhouse, recently announced that Lauren Morris has accepted the position of managing director as of June 7. In addition, Sue Snead has been named the marketing director and Andrew Vonderschmitt, who served as the interim managing director, will continue as the artistic/technical director. […]

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Garage Theatre says ‘OMG’ with its 4th student production

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment, theater, theatre

The Garage Theatre will present its 4th annual Student Showcase Spectacular, with its production of Oh My Gods! through Saturday, June 26. Written and directed by Garage Theatre Board Member Amy-Louise Sebelius and Orange County High School of the Arts alumnus Kevin Rockway, Oh My Gods! is described as The Breakfast Club meets Mount Olympus, […]

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LB Opera announces its line-up for next season

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment

At the finish of an acclaimed 2010 season which saw increased audience attendance, a 35-percent jump in its subscriber base, and a year of financial stability, Long Beach Opera (LBO) announces its plans for 2011. Commenting on the selections, Artistic and General Director Andreas Mitisek said, “Our 2011 operas have never been performed here and […]

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