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Entries from September 29th, 2008

Does the Playhouse’s ‘Auntie Mame’ leave us starving at the banquet?

September 29th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Arts and Entertainment Editor The Long Beach Playhouse kicks off the 80th anniversary season of its Mainstage with Auntie Mame, a big play with a big cast that takes, frankly, a big gamble. This is the play, by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, upon which the famous musical Mame is […]

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Fright flicks to usher in new Bixby film series

September 29th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment

On Sunday, September 28 at 7 pm, the Long Beach Shakespeare Company will inaugurate a free series of classic films, opening with Alfred Hitchcock’s great study in terror, Psycho.

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It’s No Wonder People Don’t Drink Wine!

September 29th, 2008 · No Comments · The Wine Press

By Randy Kemner, Proprietor, The Wine Country If I were a winery owner, I’d love to produce a wine that makes a top 100 list. I wouldn’t have to work as hard selling my wine. People all over the country would be beefing up their orders, and retailers would see their racks quickly emptied and […]

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Found Theatre shares a fractured fairy tale for all ages with Snow White

September 29th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment

The Found Theatre is presenting, as its theatre offering for kids this year, Snow White and the Seven Vertically Challenged Guys. In this silly, savvy new spin on the classic fairy tale, Snow White arrives home from vacation to find the dwarves out of work. Starting her own talent agency, she’s soon helping half the […]

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Terrace Theatre to present Playhouse Disney Live!

September 29th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment

Playhouse Disney Live!, the first U.S. live touring stage production featuring favorite characters from four shows in Disney Channel’s popular Playhouse Disney program block for preschoolers, is coming to Long Beach’s Terrace Theatre with performances at noon and 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 28. Produced by Kenneth Feld and his daughter, Alana Feld, for Feld […]

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