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Visual-arts center appoints new advisory board of community leaders

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The board of directors for the ArtExchange (ArtX) visual-arts center, 356 E 3rd St., has appointed an advisory board, consisting of seven key community leaders who will serve a one-year term focused on high-level visioning. They represent a diverse group of industries and interests, including art, legal, corporate and nonprofit. “The ArtExchange is at the […]

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Restaurant review: The Red Barrel

May 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor When pressed to name several local restaurants off the top of your head that provide excellent food, service and ambience, that number may be limited to the digits on one hand. But there’s a new eatery in town that would make it easier to add a number to that list. The […]

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The Vibrator Play at Long Beach Playhouse

May 9th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Culture, theater

Heidi Nye Culture Writer A dead baby, a mourning mother, two dead marriages, hints of adultery and shifts in sexual orientation sound like the stuff of heavy drama. Yet In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Play, at the Long Beach Playhouse is as much about hilarity as it is about anguish. The “operating theatre” […]

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Wanted: local humans to serve as library books

April 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Books, movies and CDs aren’t the only things library patrons can check out at Long Beach’s main branch. For one day only, Saturday, May 31 from 1pm to 4 pm, the Main Library, in collaboration with the Long Beach Time Exchange, the Long Beach Free School and the youth organization Eayikes, will expand their offerings […]

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Exhibit to feature five emerging Los Angeles-based artists

April 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Museum of Latin-American Art (MoLAA) and the Arts Council for Long Beach will open the exhibit Distant Parallels at The Collaborative, 421 W. Broadway, on Saturday, April 26, from 7pm to 9pm. Admission is free, and the exhibit will run through July 9, 2014. Distant Parallels reflects upon the Latin-American diaspora through family-based investigation […]

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