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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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Imitating Life: Group show to explore transformative nature of creative process

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The nonprofit Greenly Art Space, 2698 Junipero Ave., Suite 113, will present a collection of art that explores the theme of transformation through trials with its exhibit Beauty from Ashes. The show will open Friday, June 20 with a reception from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. Greenly director Kimberly Hocking and Biola University intern Crystal Solares have […]

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LB Symphony’s ‘petting zoo’ allowing kids to explore instruments

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Symphony’s Ovation! volunteers will host seven free Instrument Petting Zoo events at various neighborhood libraries, allowing children – sometimes as young as 3 years old – to experiment with making music. The first will take place Saturday, June 14 from 11:30am to 12:30pm at Brewitt Library, 4036 E. Anaheim St. Using orchestra-owned […]

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