Culture

DHS Historical Society with Quintanilla

DHS Historical Society with Quintanilla

The Desert Hot Springs Historical Society held its quarterly soup and salad supper at Miracle Springs Hotel and Spa on Thursday night, April 25, 2013. City attorney Steve Quintanilla was the guest speaker, presenting a very informative illustrated talk called “Capturing our Desert Varmints in Art.” More  photos of the event by Bruce Montgomery; just […]

Coyote Stageworks Presents Truman Capote Story At Annenberg Theatre

Coyote Stageworks Presents Truman Capote Story At Annenberg Theatre

Every now and then an audience is treated to “theatrical” lightning caught in a bottle.  It’s a time when all of the planets and stars align in perfect order producing special moments. That is definitely the case with the Coyote StageWorks enthralling production of “Tru” at the Annenberg Theatre in Palm Springs, starring Chuck Yates […]

San Diego’s Old Globe Theatre Presents Ibsen Classic

San Diego’s Old Globe Theatre Presents Ibsen Classic

Henrik Ibsen, the great Norwegian playwright, is often referred to as “the father of realism” and one of the founders of modernism in the theatre.  His plays were groundbreaking and controversial for his day.   Europe and the Americas had prescribed societal rules that were not to be challenged.  The arts, in general, very rarely […]

Newspapers the old ‘Social-Network’

Newspapers the old ‘Social-Network’

Newspapers have been the ‘social-networks’ for hundreds of years. Gutenberg’s inventions of the printed word changed the way the people got their information; information is power; power equals money. Nothing really has changed, money is still the game. It is just the way information is delivered. Newspaper use reporters, writers and confidential informers to investigate […]

LGBT Community Center of the Desert’s “Red Dress Party” a Whimsically Fashionable Affair with a Serious Purpose

LGBT Community Center of the Desert’s “Red Dress Party” a Whimsically Fashionable Affair with a Serious Purpose

Palm Springs, CA – More than 400 guests wore red to stand out and stand up for the programs of the LGBT Community Center of the Desert. The evening raised more than $30,000 for The Center thanks in part to sponsors Nesteggg Group, LLC and LULU California Bistro who helped to underwrite the evening.  The event was held Saturday night at the […]

Week two: Palm Springs Modernism Week

Week two: Palm Springs Modernism Week

Palm Springs Modernism Week was held from February 14 thru the 24th. A list of events were published every day from bus tours to parties to shows and lectures. This much awaited event brings art and architecture to a high level with both old and new styles at the forefront. Bus and walking tours to […]