LA JOLLA–The La Jolla Playhouse is pleased to announce that it was recently named the recipient of a $900,000 grant from The James Irvine Foundation. The grant will fund the Playhouse’s new Theatre Without Walls program over the next four years. Underscoring the theatre’s mission of providing “unfettered creative opportunities for the leading artists of […]
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Singer Paul McCartney discusses his tours.
SAN DIEGO–Japanese pop star Masumi will headline this year’s entertainment lineup for the Seventh annual Asian Heritage Awards to be held Saturday, July 10, aboard the USS Midway in downtown San Diego. An accomplished dancer trained in classical music, Masumi has captured the pop music world with her crossover hit single “Slow Down,” from her […]
LONDON–(PRNewswire)–Eight of John Lennon’s classic solo albums and other standout recordings have been digitally remastered from his original mixes for a global catalogue initiative commemorating the music legend’s 70th birthday, which falls on October 9. Overseen by Yoko Ono, John Lennon’s “Gimme Some Truth” campaign will launch on 4 October (5 October in North America) […]
EL CAJON–Popcorn! Get your popcorn! Join Kennedy Center staff on the first Monday of each month for a movie night with family and friends. The cost is $5 per person. Movies begin 7 p.m. The center will be serving popcorn and punch included with the price of the movie. For more information, call Kennedy Center […]
CHULA VISTA–Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre today announced the 10 day countdown to the end of “No Service Fee June” by offering fans a special $10 featured artist each day for the next 10 days. Every day beginning Monday, June 21 Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre will announce the artist of the day and offer fans $10 all-in lawn […]
BEVERLY HILLS–Academy Award®-winning producer Bruce Cohen and acclaimed television producer/director Don Mischer will produce the 83rd Academy Awards telecast, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak announced this evening. Mischer will also serve as the telecast’s director. This will be the first involvement with the Oscar® telecast for both men, though the […]
BEVERLY HILLS–Thirteen students from 11 colleges and universities were honored tonight (June 12) as winners in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 37th Annual Student Academy Awards® competition. For several days, they had participated in a slate of industry-related activities and social events culminating in the awards ceremony, which featured as presenters Oscar®-nominated […]
CARLSBAD–The City of Carlsbad’s William D. Cannon Art Gallery presents “Portraits from the Golden Age of Jazz: Photographs by William P. Gottlieb (1917-2006),” an exhibition of 71 photographs of the great jazz artists of the 1930s and 1940s. Gottlieb photographed the jazz scene of those eras to illustrate his columns in The Washington Post and […]