BEVERLY HILLS–Thirteen students from 11 colleges and universities were honored tonight (June 12) as winners in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 37th Annual Student Academy Awards® competition. For several days, they had participated in a slate of industry-related activities and social events culminating in the awards ceremony, which featured as presenters Oscar®-nominated […]
CARLSBAD–The City of Carlsbad’s William D. Cannon Art Gallery presents “Portraits from the Golden Age of Jazz: Photographs by William P. Gottlieb (1917-2006),” an exhibition of 71 photographs of the great jazz artists of the 1930s and 1940s. Gottlieb photographed the jazz scene of those eras to illustrate his columns in The Washington Post and […]
SAN DIEGO–Noël Coward is alive and well at Cygnet Theatre. With the current run of Coward’s “Private Lives” receiving raves on the mainstage, Associate Artistic Director Francis Gercke has assembled a stellar cast of San Diego favorites to deliver a staged reading of his most famous drama, “The Vortex.” This performance marks the continuation of […]
SAN DIEGO–Comic-Con, North America’s largest comic book and popular arts convention, announced additional guests for its 2010 convention. Industry luminaries including manga artist Moto Hagio (The Poe Clan, Mesh), DC Comics former president Jenette Kahn, and popular author Rick Riordan (Percy Jackson and the Olympians series), are among the 15 newly announced guests. Over 40 […]
OCEANSIDE–The City of Oceanside Arts Commission will announce the winners of the 2010 Oceanside Banner Competition at an artist reception to be held at the Hill Street Café & Gallery in downtown Oceanside. This is the second year the Oceanside Arts Commission has put on this popular event which in previous years was managed by […]
Country artist Ricky Skaggs discusses his career and future projects.
LA JOLLA–La Jolla Playhouse’s Broadway production of “Memphis,” which highlighted the Playhouse’s 2008/09 season before transferring to Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre and then to Broadway, was recognized with four Tony Awards during the live, internationally televised awards ceremony last evening, June 13. The show took home awards for Best Musical, Best Original Score, (David Bryan), […]
AP Live interviews Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian.
SAN MARCOS–The City of San Marcos presents “The Raggle Taggle Buccaneer Pirate Concert” at the Wood House, 1148 Rock Springs Road, San Marcos on Saturday June 19 from 6 to 8 pm. The Raggle Taggle Buccaneer Pirate Band featuring interactive family entertainment will be the highlight of the evening. An optional preshow hotdog barbecue with […]
By Ragna Cook On November 23, 1963 the BBC launched a new science fiction series, aimed at teaching children about science while entertaining the entire family. William Hartnell was the lead in this series, and it also starred Carole Ann Ford, Jacqueline Hill and William Russell. The very first episode drew very little comment due […]