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Deadly US heroin epidemic driven by whites, women and the rich – CDC survey

Deadly US heroin epidemic driven by whites, women and the rich – CDC survey

A new survey has found that US heroin addiction more than doubled over the space of 10 years among white people and women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Overdose levels also…

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RE-IMAGINED ARTHUR MILLER’S ‘VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE’ IS OBSCURED

RE-IMAGINED ARTHUR MILLER’S ‘VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE’ IS OBSCURED

Arthur Miller is one of America’s greatest playwrights. Ivo Van Hove is a fine Dutch-born, Belgium-based, talented, Tony Award-winning European stage director. This being an election year, and…

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FABULOUS AUGUST WILSON PRODUCTION ON STAGE AT MARK TAPER FORUM

FABULOUS AUGUST WILSON PRODUCTION ON STAGE AT MARK TAPER FORUM

The great playwright August Wilson has been the voice and mirror for many African-Americans over the years.  Where fiery writer…

Joshua Tree Music Festival  Returns May 12-15

Joshua Tree Music Festival Returns May 12-15

(Joshua Tree, CA) – The Joshua Tree music festivals are a mini-burning man style of gathering where all day yoga…

POWERFUL AND COMPELLING DRAMA FROM DEZART PERFORMSAT PEARL MCMANUS STAGE IN PALM SPRINGS

POWERFUL AND COMPELLING DRAMA FROM DEZART PERFORMSAT PEARL MCMANUS STAGE IN PALM SPRINGS

Life and death are a fact of life on this planet. We must all confront the inevitable. No one ever…

Stagecoach Festival 2016

Stagecoach Festival 2016

The Stagecoach Festival is an outdoor country music festival presented by Goldenvoice, The Messina Group, and Moore Entertainment and founded…

27th PALM SPRINGS INTERNATONAL FILM FESTIVAL (PSIFF) WRAPS

27th PALM SPRINGS INTERNATONAL FILM FESTIVAL (PSIFF) WRAPS

With the 2016 Oscar nominations now announced we are in the dark, same as the general public as to which…

AHMANSON LAUNCHES A LUSH ROMANTIC MUSICAL

AHMANSON LAUNCHES A LUSH ROMANTIC MUSICAL

On opening night, December 10th, celebrities and actors sprinkled throughout the audience were easy to spot in Center Theatre Group’s…

KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE PREMIERES NEW COMEDY PLAY

KIRK DOUGLAS THEATRE PREMIERES NEW COMEDY PLAY

Plays can have hidden agendas, veiled or guarded plot points, and various twists on the endings. Usually, it’s a device…

AMERICAN MUSICAL PHENOMENON “HAMILTON” WOWS NYC

AMERICAN MUSICAL PHENOMENON “HAMILTON” WOWS NYC

A fresh and a creative wind has blown into the Great White Way in game-changing fashion, potentially altering the way…

Historic stadium engulfed in flames in Oregon

Historic stadium engulfed in flames in Oregon

Historic Civic Stadium in Eugene, Oregon has been engulfed in flames. Parts of the stadium grandstands have been burnt away…

Stagecoach 2015

Stagecoach 2015

It’s hard to believe that this is the 9th Stagecoach event, and that it has become one of the topmost…

G.B. SHAW’S “PYGMALION” ON STAGE AT THE PASADENA PLAYHOUSE

G.B. SHAW’S “PYGMALION” ON STAGE AT THE PASADENA PLAYHOUSE

The brilliant, irascible and prickly Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw never met an upper-class Englishman that he didn’t want to…

Pope: When religion insulted, freedom of expression not boundless

Pope: When religion insulted, freedom of expression not boundless

There are limits to freedom of expression when religion is insulted, Pope Francis has said in reference to the cartoons…

Shooting at Canadian Parliament: Area in lockdown, manhunt underway

Shooting at Canadian Parliament: Area in lockdown, manhunt underway

A manhunt is on for one or more armed assailants after several rounds of gunfire tore through Parliament Hill, as…

Shari Belafonte Celebrates Her Stylish 60Th Birthday

Shari Belafonte Celebrates Her Stylish 60Th Birthday

By Pamela Price It was a nonstop desert birthday for one of America’ s classic fitness personalities and “cover girls”…

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WOODY ALLEN RETURNS TO HIS ROOTS IN “CAFÉ SOCIETY” FILM

WOODY ALLEN RETURNS TO HIS ROOTS IN “CAFÉ SOCIETY” FILM

In a full disclosure confession up front, I have been a fan of Allen Konigsberg, aka Woody Allen, since I…

MATT DAMON AS JASON BOURNE BACK IN ACTION

MATT DAMON AS JASON BOURNE BACK IN ACTION

When the Jason Bourne franchise was launched in 2002 with Matt Damon playing the super-secret, “black Ops” government assassin who…

ANGLO/INDIAN BIOPIC ENGAGES WITH ARTISTRY AND STYLE

ANGLO/INDIAN BIOPIC ENGAGES WITH ARTISTRY AND STYLE

In “The Man Who Knew Infinity”, the world of 1914 eerily resonates with thorny issues still plaguing the 21st century;…

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Deadly US heroin epidemic driven by whites, women and the rich – CDC survey

Deadly US heroin epidemic driven by whites, women and the rich – CDC survey

A new survey has found that US heroin addiction more than doubled over the space of 10 years among white people and women, according to…

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Throw away your driving license: Google launches new self-driving car

Throw away your driving license: Google launches new self-driving car

Google is building a fleet of 100 electric driverless cars and hopes to start testing them by the end of the year. They may take…