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Entries Tagged as 'Vicki Paris Goodman'

Suba Sushi & Tapas Lounge: Fusion never tasted so good

March 18th, 2011 · No Comments · food, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer There is something so inviting about Suba, the hip new sushi and tapas restaurant in Bixby Knolls.

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Delightful Moon Over Buffalo shines at Long Beach Playhouse

January 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Art, Arts, theater, theatre, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Whenever I review farce, I’m compelled to “apologize” for my review with an admission that the genre is my least favorite.

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More is more in The Lieutenant of Inishmore

January 14th, 2011 · No Comments · theater, theatre

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer After seeing the Long Beach Playhouse’s outstanding production of Martin McDonagh’s dark comedy The Lieutenant of Inishmore, I became aware that some audience members objected strongly to the play’s subject matter.

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Cunning royals vie for throne in The Lion in Winter at Long Beach Playhouse

November 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, theater, theatre, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Call me a product of contemporary American culture. I am guilty as charged, as I couldn’t help imagining Star Trek’s Kirk and Spock outsmarting opponent after wily opponent as I watched The Lion in Winter at the Long Beach Playhouse.

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ICT’s world premiere musical When Garbo Talks! gives voice to career of movie icon

October 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, theater, theatre, Vicki's View

By Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Richard Kaye promised his dying father, lyricist Buddy Kaye, that he would see that the elder Kaye’s last work made it to the stage. Knowing of the son’s earnest vow, how could one help wanting When Garbo Talks! to be a great success?

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