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Museum exhibit displaying kids’ interpretations of beauty

July 8th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Museum of Art is currently featuring the work of children in an exhibit entitled Concepts of Beauty. The show was curated in partnership with Millikan High School’s museum studies program, and it explores the meaning of beauty in all of its forms. The exhibit opened June 8 and will run through Aug. […]

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Theatre review: The Bet, The Bearand The Proposal at Long Beach Playhouse

June 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Who knew Anton Chekhov had written comedy? His famous full-length plays are all examples of drama at its most serious. With G.B. Shaw’s The Philanderer on The Mainstage, and now Chekhov’s The Bet, The Bear and The Proposal in The Studio Theatre, the Long Beach Playhouse has offered up some […]

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Theatre review: Sullivan & Kyle’s Vaudeville Revue at the Found Theatre

June 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Heidi Nye Culture Writer From roughly the late 1880s to the early 1930s, audiences across the U.S. and Canada were entertained by itinerant vaudevillians. Performers ranged from singers, musicians, dancers and actors to orators, jugglers, athletes and trained animals. In the spirit of this venerated genre, the Found Theatre is staging Fred Blanco’s Sullivan & […]

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Theatre Review: Theatre review Long Beach Opera’s The Difficulty of Crossing a Field

June 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Heidi Nye Culture Writer The Difficulty of Crossing a Field at the Terrace Theater through Sunday, June 29 is a multi-layered mystery based on a short story by a man who was himself a mystery. Produced by the Long Beach Opera, The Difficulty of Crossing a Field is inspired by Ambrose Bierce’s 1893 short story […]

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Long Beach Municipal Band announces summer performance schedule

June 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Municipal Band will celebrate its 105th anniversary with a “Summer Festival of Music.” Attendees at the various concerts are encouraged to bring a blanket, chairs and food for nights of music in the park. With a different theme each week, all concerts are free and will begin at 6:30pm, except for the […]

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