Recording Academy To Honor Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients At GRAMMY Awards

Bee Gees

SANTA MONICA–The Recording Academy announced its Special Merit Awards recipients this week, and this year’s honorees are: the Bee Gees, Pierre Boulez, Buddy Guy, George Harrison, Flaco Jiménez, Louvin Brothers, and Wayne Shorter as Lifetime Achievement Award recipients; Richard Perry, Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, and George Wein as Trustees Award honorees; and Ray Kurzweil […]

Lady Antebellum To Perform Live At People’s Choice Awards

Lady Antebellum

LOS ANGELES–Multi-award winning group Lady Antebellum will perform live at People’s Choice Awards January 7 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Lady Antebellum is nominated for Favorite Country Group, their 5th People’s Choice Award nomination. People’s Choice the only major awards show where fans determine the nominees and winners across categories of […]

Caucus For Producers, Writers And Directors Announce 2014 Award Winners

Robert and Michelle King

LOS ANGELES–Michelle and Robert King (The Good Wife) were awarded the 2014 Caucus Honors for Producer, and Alex Graves (Game of Thrones) won the Caucus Honors for Director at The Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors 32nd annual Awards honoring outstanding creative television and new media, held December 11 at the Skirball Cultural Center, announced Norman S. […]

Top Performers Nab GRAMMY Nominations

LOS ANGELES–Nominations for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced by the Recording Academy and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by The Academy’s voting members. This year, Beyoncé, Sam Smith, and Pharrell Williams top nominations, garnering six each. Iggy Azalea, Beck, Eric Church, […]

La Jolla Playhouse Appoints New Associate Artistic Director

LA JOLLA–La Jolla Playhouse has appointed Jaime Castañeda to the new position of Associate Artistic Director. In addition to joining the Playhouse’s artistic team, Castañeda will direct several projects, including the final subscription show for the 2015/16 season, to be announced shortly. “In this new role, we were looking for someone who brings experience in […]

Stage Musical Dirty Dancing To Premiere At Civic Theatre

Cast from the stage version of Dirty Dancing.

SAN DIEGO–The stage musical, Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage, is coming to the San Diego Civic Theatre on January 6 to 11, and tickets are available, Broadway/San Diego announced today. It’s the summer of 1963, and 17-year-old Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman is on vacation in New York’s Catskill Mountains with her older sister […]

Feeding The Soul Foundation To Present Benefit Concert

SAN DIEGO–Feeding the Soul Foundation, a local non-profit that creates concerts for causes, will present a benefit concert on December 20 at the Star Theater in Oceanside. Proceeds from the concert will benefit Rock N’ Roll Camp for Girls Los Angeles, a non-profit empowering young girls through music education to “rock” in life. Artists slated […]

Video: Celebrities, Athletes Team Up For First Annual Peace Fund Games

CAMP PENDLETON—Professional and amateur athletes team up with film and television celebrities for two days of paintball battles at Camp Pendleton’s Paintball Park. The event also was a fundraiser for select children’s charities.

Oceanside Art Walk Accepting Applications For Art Show

ArtWalk

OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Art Walk committee is accepting applications from visual artists and live performers for the upcoming Art Walk event in February 2015. The event is open to any artists (sculpture, paintings, quilts, photography, etc.) live performers (jugglers, theatre, pantomime, spoken word, etc.), and musicians of any genre wishing to participate in the February 6 […]

Executive Producer Rhimes To Be Inducted Into NAB Broadcasting Hall Of Fame‏

Shonda Rhimes

WASHINGTON–(Businesswire)– The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that Shonda Rhimes, creator and executive producer of “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2015 NAB Show Television Luncheon on April 13 in Las Vegas. The hit ABC series “Grey’s Anatomy” chronicles the personal and professional […]