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Van Hooten resigns as LB Playhouse executive director

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · News, theater, theatre

David Haberbush, president of the board of directors for the Long Beach Playhouse has announced the appointment of Andrew Vonderschmitt as the interim managing director effective immediately. Vonderschmitt replaces Joan Van Hooten, who has resigned from her position as executive director effective May 3, 2010.  “I feel that much of what I was hired to […]

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Where the gin is cold but the piano’s hot

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment, theater, theatre

By Kelly Nielsen Ladies and gentlemen, you are about to experience an evening of deception, dancing, singing, women who murder their lovers, and all that jazz. Welcome to 1920s Chicago.

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Theatre company to perform Mother’s Day variety show

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment, theater, theatre

Stearns Musical Theatre Company will present “A Mother’s Journey: A Tribute to Moms Through the Magic of Song and Dance” on Monday, May 8 at 2pm and 7:30pm. The performances, which will be musical variety shows to raise money for the theatre company, will take place at Buffum Elementary School, 2350 Ximeno Ave. Tickets are […]

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‘Real Women’ has verve at LB Playhouse

April 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment, theater, theatre

By Neena Strichart Publisher The opportunity to review a production at the Long Beach Playhouse (LBPH) is usually a treat, especially when I take along my favorite date, my mother. We were so looking forward to the latest play, billed as a comedy, called Real Women Have Curves. Both being full-figured gals, we were hoping […]

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Found Theatre says ‘Yes, we cannabis’ with ‘Medical Marijuana Telethon’

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Environment, theater, theatre

The Found Theatre will present The Medical Marijuana Telethon, an original comedy dealing with one of today’s burning issues, beginning Friday, April 16. Hosted by “Dr. Kenny Kushner,” the telethon will feature “an unbelievable group of celebrities” as they work their hearts out for an important cause– a co-op on every corner and affordable “medijuana” […]

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