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Entries Tagged as 'Culture'

Local kids production examines issues of bullying, acceptance through adaptation of ‘80s teen movie

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Kids Theatre Company’s (TKTC) teen annex will present its first production, The Breakfast Club, the next two weekends at the Expo Center, 4321 Atlantic Ave. TKTC, founded by Kyle P. Becker, is a theatre company based on the premise of “kids theatre, by kids, for kids” and was created as a “bully-free” zone. “TKTC […]

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Organ concert to feature revelation of new painting inspired by Messiaen composition

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

Organist Robert York and Polish artist Jacek Hagel will present a concert featuring a towering 8-foot-by-14-foot painting inspired by composer Messiaen’s organ work “Apparition of the Eternal Church” on Sunday, March 16 at 6pm at Bay Shore Community Church, 5100 The Toledo. Prior to the premier unveiling, a film created to tell the story of […]

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LB Museum of Art hosting local high-school students’ work exploring Cabinets of Curiosity

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Museum of Art, 2300 E. Ocean Blvd., is currently highlighting local high-school artists in its latest exhibition entitled Exploring the Self Through Cabinets of Curiosity. On display through April 13, the exhibition features art from select Long Beach Unified School District high-school students. The inspiration of the exhibition dates back to the […]

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Friends of LB Public Library to host Pulitzer Prize-winning author

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Public Library and the Friends of the Long Beach Public Library will welcome acclaimed Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-selling author Sonia Nazario as the featured speaker of the Friends’ Blanche Collins Forum as she discusses the true story behind her book Enrique’s Journey at 2pm on Saturday, March 15 in the Main […]

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Downtown Long Beach Associates to offer expanded Taste of Downtown

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture

The Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA) will host the 2014 Taste of Downtown series on Wednesday, March 12 and Thursday, March 13 from 6pm to 10pm in the East Village Arts District. The event will take place on 1st Street between Linden and Elm avenues and feature sample-sized portions of signature dishes from 17 Downtown […]

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