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DESERT ROSE PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS A NOIR-COMEDY HOOT IN “WOMEN BEHIND BARS”

Co-founders Jim Strait and Paul Taylor of the Valley's only LBTGQ live theatre company has a winning production on their hands making it a great way to announce their mutual retirement from the award-winning Desert Rose Playhouse (DRP), in Cathedral City. When the time...

24TH ANNUAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL LAUNCH 333 FILMS AT CAMELOT THEATRES IN PALM SPRINGS

If you’re a person who prefers shorter film lengths but are looking for film subjects that still delivers all of the emotions, actions, and enjoyment of full length features films, but just tell their stories a little bit quicker, then this is the film...

WEST COAST PREMIERE OF “THE FATHER” AT NORTH COAST REP THEATRE IN SOLANA BEACH A WINNER

In the world of theatre and its artistic kissing-cousins cinema and television, everything begins with “the word” (both Biblically and artistically).  Good creative writing can elevate performances to greater moments on stage when those words rest in the creative hands of gifted trained actors. North...

POWERFUL DRAMA “DISOBEDIENCE” ON SCREEN AT CAMELOT THEATRES PALM SPRINGS, CA

Movies have come a long way since 1934 when it comes to the subject matter of ‘forbidden fruit’ as depicted in Lillian Hellman’s muted, but daring play and film, “We Three”, was produced in the heyday of the Hays Office, when movie censors reigned...

WORLD PREMIERE OF DAVID HENRY HWANG’S “SOFT POWER” A TRIUMPH AT LA’S AHMANSON THEATRE

The American Theatre is in a state of flux and has been since the millennium arrived.  Satisfaction is the enemy of innovation, growth, and thinking outside the box.  America for all its creativity, eagerness for new shiny objects and ideas, however, is quite comfortable...

PALM CANYON THEATRE REVIVAL OF THE MUSICAL “GYPSY” IS A GLITTERING TRIUMPH

The American musical has gone through many iterations, and changes in structure and content over the last one hundred years. In the 1940’s the American musical created a unique American art form – known as the ‘book musical’ which combined the acting, singing, and a...