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Entries Tagged as 'Culture'

Theatre review: Let’s Misbehave at International City Theatre

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture, theatre

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Let’s Misbehave is sheer enjoyment. It conveys no profound message and no moral of the story. It exists purely to entertain its audience.

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Imitating Life: A portrait of Chicano artist Eric Almanza

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture, Imitating Life

Eric AlmanzaCory Bilicko Managing Editor Artist Eric Almanza was born in the United States to parents of Mexican ancestry, but he says he has struggled his entire life to justify his identity to others, as well as to himself. What makes the problem worse, he says, is that he is not fluent in Spanish and […]

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Posing questions to local artist Lara Odell

January 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture, Imitating Life

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor One of the stereotypes of us artists is that we are individuals who take ourselves way too seriously. While that may be true with any number of creative types, a sense of humor is apparent in the works (and personalities) of many artists.

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Diemecke to lead first of final LBSO shows

January 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Long Beach Symphony Music Director Enrique Arturo Diemecke will take the podium in his first of four final concerts with the symphony at the Terrace Theater in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 8pm. The concert will be one of the symphony’s largest of the season with 11 added percussionists, […]

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Theatre review: Deathtrap at Long Beach Playhouse

January 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor I’ve never experienced such a jarring moment in a theatrical production as I did last Saturday night over on Anaheim Street. But I’m getting ahead of myself here.

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