Entertainment

The Desert Classic Film Society Presents Bob Hope in MY FAVORITE BRUNETTE 1947.

Baby photographer Ronnie Jackson, on death row in San Quentin, tells reporters how he got there: taking care of his private-eye neighbor’s office, Ronnie is asked by the irresistible Baroness Montay to find the missing Baron. There follow confusing but sinister doings in a gloomy mansion and a private sanatorium, with every plot twist a […]

The unveiling of the Bob Hope Trophy

The unveiling of the Bob Hope Trophy

The Bob Hope Memorial Trophy was unveiled on Thursday, January 19th at the Interview room in the Media Center during the Humana Challenge Golf Tournament. This trophy will be awarded to the winner on Sunday, the final day of the tournament. Humana commissioned this work of Art from artist Kenneth von Roenn from Kentucky. It […]

President Bill Clinton visits the desert

President Bill Clinton visits the desert

President Bill Clinton gave opening remarks at the Clinton Foundation Health Forum that was held at the Renaissance Esmeralda on Tuesday, January 17th. The event kicked off the Humana Challenge Golf Tournament in partnership with PGA Tour, Clinton Foundation and Humana. Topics included Health Matters and Activating Wellness in Every Generation. Noted Speakers included President […]

2012 Miss California USA and Miss California Teen USA at the McCallum Theatre

2012 Miss California USA and Miss California Teen USA at the McCallum Theatre

The Annual Miss California USA and Miss California Teen USA was held at the McCallum Theatre on January 8th and 9th. Over 400 young women competed for these prestigious titles. Contestants were judged on 3 levels, Interviews, Swimsuit and Evening Gown competitions.  Celebrity judges included producer Ty Griffin, Entertainment Magazine’s Chris Mannor and Make up […]

Portuguese Nobel Laureate In Literature Jose Saramago Up Close And Personal In A Riveting Documentary

Portuguese Nobel Laureate In Literature Jose Saramago Up Close And Personal In A Riveting Documentary

Without sounding too condescending or putting down the average citizen, I think it’s fair to say that we Americans don’t keep close tabs on the ups and downs of the world’s Nobel laureates.  Granted, we have had great success in the sciences and other fields but can only list seven Americans to have received Literature’s […]

Theatre 29 Holds Open House For Backstage Volunteers

In addition to the many volunteers that appear on the theatre 29 stage in various comedies. Dramas, and musicals, there is a hard working cadre behind the scenes. Theatre 29 will be holding a special open house event looking for those who would like to help building sets and props, costuming, helping change sets backstage, […]

Short Film Based On True Events Creating A Buzz For Its Unique Story And Treatment

Short Film Based On True Events Creating A Buzz For Its Unique Story And Treatment

Another wonderful project from Hanuman Media & PowerSource Productions. “In Transit: is based on a true story that producer/writer/actor Sunil Sadarangani experienced at a bus-stop in Los Angeles . The meeting of the character Maria happened on Mother’s Day in Los Angeles 2008. The interaction of the two characters coupled with the fact that it […]