Culture

Elena Bulatova Fine Art Opening in Palm Springs

Elena Bulatova Fine Art Opening in Palm Springs

Elena Bulatova Fine Art features original mixed media paintings on canvas in Bulatova’s  distinctive abstract expressionism style along with remarkable original carved paintings on panel and bronze sculptures by Delos Van Earl, abstract paintings of Larry Weitz and unique “Screw Art” by Efraim Mashiah.  Additional artists will be featured in monthly exhibitions beginning in 2014.  […]

West Coast Premiere Of Dezart Performs Comedy Drama Play “Exquisite Potential”

West Coast Premiere Of Dezart Performs Comedy Drama Play “Exquisite Potential”

“Exquisite Potential” by playwright Stephan Kaplan, is having its West Coast Premiere at Dezart Performs in the Pearl McManus Theatre in Palm Springs.   The comedy drama is one of two plays that ended in a tie as “audience favorite” from Dezart Performs annual staged play reading festival in April of this year.  The winner […]

Cv Rep Theatre Receives A+ For “Master Class” Production

Cv Rep Theatre Receives A+ For “Master Class” Production

Grand Opera star and Diva extraordinaire Maria Callas was no shrinking violet when it came to her profession.  As one of the world’s leading sopranos for years she used her gifts, her visionary intelligence for the dramatic, and the power of her performance to charm, intimidate, and thrill devotees of world opera during the 20th […]

Zombies Invade LINE at New York Comic Con

Zombies Invade LINE at New York Comic Con

TOKYO, Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — LINE Corporation, owner and operator of LINE, a free call and messaging app, today announced that it has formed a strategic partnership with Skybound, Robert Kirkman’s imprint at Image Comics and Kirkman’s groundbreaking comic and best-selling graphic novels,The Walking Dead, which inspired the popular television show of the same name. In celebration of The Walking […]

Shakespeare’s “Merchant Of Venice” At San Diego’s Old

Shakespeare’s “Merchant Of Venice” At San Diego’s Old

The Bard of Avon is alive and doing quite well in San Diego these days thank you very much.  Especially now, since the Old Globe’s annual Shakespeare Summer Theatre Festival in the Lowell Davies Outdoor Theatre is in full sway.  Last week I reviewed the opening of  “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, the first of two […]

Daring One Man Show On The Gay Life Done With Music And Lyrics

Daring One Man Show On The Gay Life Done With Music And Lyrics

For the next four weeks, The Desert Rose Playhouse is presenting the world premiere of “Musical Comedy Whore”, the personal tell-all production concerning the “gay lifestyle” of writer/actor/singer and riveting entertainer David Pevsner.  “Musical Comedy Whore”, directed by Randy Brenner, is the autobiographical bucket list of all things sexual by a part-time gay hustler. The […]

Obamacare to penalize nearly half a million Native Americans

Obamacare to penalize nearly half a million Native Americans

Native Americans are entitled to free and subsidized medical care at some federally-funded health clinics, but ‘Obamacare’ will soon force many of them to buy insurance or else face hefty fines if they are not “Indian enough”. “A lot of folks are going to get stuck with the bill,” Jay Stiener of the National Council of […]