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LB Playhouse celebrating its 80th with speakeasy

January 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Community, Entertainment

The Long Beach Playhouse will “turn the clock back” to 1929 to celebrate its 80th anniversary at Joey “The Saint” Valentine’s Speakeasy on Saturday, February 13. Vintage attire is encouraged at the celebration, which will commemorate the February 1929 founding of the Playhouse, the oldest continually operating community theatre west of the Mississippi River. Joey […]

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Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune poses some interesting existential questions

September 4th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment, Vicki's View

BY VICKI PARIS GOODMAN Arts and Entertainment Editor Wasn’t there an old song about a Frankie and Johnny who were lovers? And in that song didn’t Frankie murder Johnny for his infidelity? I figured Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune would at least loosely follow the song’s tragic tale of jealousy and love […]

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