Palm Desert

Theresa Rebeck Comedy Satire On Stage At Palm Desert’s Arthur Newman Theatre

Theresa Rebeck Comedy Satire On Stage  At Palm Desert’s Arthur Newman Theatre

The lure of show business is magnetic and all-consuming if you’re an alpha male or female.  Plays and Hollywood movies are usually about young and hungry actors with a burning fire in the belly to perform anything, anywhere. Theresa Rebeck is a playwright and screenwriter with credits on and off Broadway, and on Television.  She’s […]

The McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert held its annual fundraising dinner and Gala

The McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert held its annual fundraising dinner and Gala

The McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert held its annual fundraising dinner and Gala on Tuesday Dec. 3rd. There were full Gala Tickets available for a select number that included Dinner at four local restaurants prior to the concert. Restaurants were Cuistot, Jillian’s, La Spiga and Wally’s. Tickets could be purchased for the concert only. The […]

The Story Of Adam And Eve Viewed Through Different Lenses

The Story Of Adam And Eve Viewed Through Different Lenses

Playwright Paul Rudnick, the darling of Off-Broadway and on occasion, Broadway, is considered a satirical playwright who loves to poke fun at society’s sacred cows and WASPY values.  Needless to say, his 1998 comic-spoof on the bible’s Adam and Eve story entitled “The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told”, would not be very popular at an […]

Classic Murder Mystery “The Mousetrap” At Palm Desert’s

Classic Murder Mystery “The Mousetrap” At Palm Desert’s

The play written by Agatha Christie, which opened in November of 1952, is billed as the longest, continuously running play in theatre history.  If I do the math correctly that’s sixty-one years.  That’s a lot of performances.  I shudder when I think back to the first time I saw “The Mousetrap”.  It was in London […]

Palm Desert held its 49th annual Golf cart Parade

Palm Desert held its 49th annual Golf cart Parade

The City of Palm Desert held its 49th annual Golf cart Parade on Oct. 27th. The parade came down El Paseo Drive. Close to 100 entrants were part of this years parade whose theme was FUN IN THE SUN. Parade participants included Local Bands, Floats, Children’s groups, dancers, Dogs, politicians, local businesses, Charitable organizations, classic […]

THE MOUSETRAP – a murder/mystery by Agatha Christie November 1-10, 2013 Directed by Lance Phillips-Martinez

THE MOUSETRAP – a murder/mystery by Agatha Christie  November 1-10, 2013 Directed by Lance Phillips-Martinez

The longest running play in theatre history, Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap gets the top-notch DTW treatment featuring a cast of Coachella Valley’s finest. Those unfamiliar with this classic whodunit will enjoy the chills and laughs as the harried detective tries to solve the mystery before another of the eccentric lodgers winds up a corpse on […]

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