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Learning Acting and Life Skills at The Playground

July 29, 2019

July 29, 2019

Gary Spatz’s premier conservatory for young actors. By Keldine Hull  In 2005, the Playground began as a conservatory for young...

Behind the Screen: “The Lion King”

July 28, 2019

July 28, 2019

FILM REVIEW“THE LION KING”Rated PG118 MinutesReleased July 19th The artistry of this new computer-animated photo-realistic rendition of “The Lion King”...

The Hilarious “The Play That Goes Wrong” Entertains at the Ahmanson Theatre

July 23, 2019

July 23, 2019

The Mischief Theatre production of The Play That Goes Wrong, written by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, and Henry Shields, could...

Tyler Skaggs Honored With Mural by Local Artist

July 22, 2019

July 22, 2019

Jonas Never paints mural commemorating fellow Santa Monica High School alum By Keldine Hull Local artist Jonas Never painted a...

“Stuber” – A Brilliant Comedic Juxtaposition

July 21, 2019

July 21, 2019

Stuber” is a hilarious experience. It’s crafted like the slapstick silent film comedies of Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Laurel and...

“Anne” – A Re-Imagined Concept on the Iconic “The Diary of Anne Frank”

July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019

What can you say about Anne Frank,  one of the most famous people of the last century, that hasn’t already...

New Participatory Sonic Work From Postcommodity And Guillermo Galindo Kicks Off At Santa Monica Airport Gallery

July 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

By Staff Writer On July 31, 2019 from 7-10 p.m. at 18th Street Arts Center’s new gallery space at 3026...

Roger Kalia Signs 3-year Contract To Serve As Music Director Of Orchestra Santa Monica

July 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

Roger Kalia, who recently concluded a very successful first season as Music Director of Orchestra Santa Monica, is primed to...

Film Review: “Yesterday”

July 13, 2019

July 13, 2019

“Yesterday”Rated PG-13116 MinutesReleased June 28 When I saw the ads for “Yesterday”, I was dubious that a movie based on...

Out and About: Mishe Mokwa Trail

July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019

In Out and About with Alice Ford, take a hike on the Mishe Mokwa Trail to Sandstone Peak, the highest...