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Musical Theatre West awards eight scholarships to local high-school students

April 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Musical Theatre West’s fundraising auxiliary the Footlighters recently presented eight local high-school students with $1,000 scholarships at their annual scholarship luncheon at The Grand in Long Beach. The scholarships were established in 2005, and each year students audition for them. Early in the year applications are sent to about 60 schools in LA and Orange […]

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MoLAA passes American Alliance of Museums’ core documents verification

April 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Museum of Latin American Art (MoLAA) has passed the American Alliance of Museums’ (AAM) core documents verification, according to MoLAA. The AAM, the national professional organization for the museum industry, has verified that MoLAA has an educational mission and ethics, planning, emergency and collections stewardship policies in place that reflect standard practices of professional […]

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Signal Hill nonprofit gallery honors bird-rescue group, Signal Tribune editor for community contributions

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Greenly Art Space, a nonprofit gallery in Signal Hill, honored the contributions of two local entities during an awards ceremony on Saturday, March 22.

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New play presents modern twist on Biblical classic

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Sander Roscoe Wollf Contributing Writer Cheryle Robinson-Williams, a Chicago native, is steeped in gospel music. She sang her first solo, the popular hymn “Rock of Ages,” when she was 8 years old. She loved the feeling of being expressive, of “outwardness” and being able to affect someone’s heart with her voice, which she describes as […]

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Long Beach Museum of Art to display 41 works of newly acquired work

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Museum of Art will be debuting 41 newly acquired art works in its latest exhibition entitled Enriching and Engaging: Selected Recent Acquisitions. The exhibition will run from March 7 to June 15. Among the artists featured in the exhibition are Keith Haring, Claire Falkenstein and Rafael Soriano, the renowned Cuban artist whose […]

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