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“The Last Ship” in port at the Ahmanson

“The Last Ship” in port at the Ahmanson

The tide comes in, the tide goes out “The Last Ship,” with Sting, is at the Ahmanson by Bondo Wyszpolski Sting is the tugboat that…

Local art: Death Cult! Intergalactic! Industry of Meaning!

Local art: Death Cult! Intergalactic! Industry of Meaning!

On the street, on the waves, or lost in space Local art shows: “Death Cult,” “Intergalactic,” and “Industry of Meaning” by Bondo Wyszpolski Not to…

South Bay arts calendar for Jan. 23 to 29

South Bay arts calendar for Jan. 23 to 29

Thursday, January 23 Choice offerings Little Fish Theatre’s 2020 season continues with the ever-popular “Pick of the Vine,” a collection of one-act plays chosen from…

“The White Sheik” – Many different colors [MOVIE REVIEW]

“The White Sheik” – Many different colors [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Neely Swanson In a new 4K restoration by Rialto, “The White Sheik,” directed and co-written by Federico Fellini in 1952,  is given a new…

Bowler abandons bar biz, but not the blarney or the booze
 January 16, 2020  Kevin Cody

Bowler abandons bar biz, but not the blarney or the booze

by Kevin Cody Barnacles football fans could be excused last Saturday for thinking the old man on the bar stool with the walrus mustache and…

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay arts calendar: 1/16 to 1/22

South Bay arts calendar: 1/16 to 1/22

Thursday, January 16 Cold shoulders “Frozen, Jr.” is being presented by Fantasia Family Music Performing Arts at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, 7 p.m. on Friday, and at 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday in the James Armstrong Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance. The musical is based on Disney’s 2018 Broadway musical which is itself […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

Jousting with Purcell’s “King Arthur”

Jousting with Purcell’s “King Arthur”

When galaxies collide Long Beach Opera’s wacky take on Purcell’s “King Arthur” – a review by Bondo Wyszpolski When Henry Purcell composed the music for “King Arthur” in 1691, set to a libretto by John Dryden, he probably wasn’t thinking about Wonder Woman or President Trump or “50 Shades of Gray.” Actually, with fighting between […]

 Kevin Cody

Easy Reader/Paul’s Photo “New Year” contest: Venus and Jupiter over the Manhattan Beach Pier

Easy Reader/Paul’s Photo “New Year” contest: Venus and Jupiter over the Manhattan Beach Pier

“Hermosa Pier Plaza,” Dec. 2018. By Tracy Kawamura. Photographers are invited to submit their favorite photos at EasyReaderNews.com/Photo Contest.

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