Dr. Danne Montague King – Man of the Year

With so many cancellations of celeb events, charities and parties this week I thought about selecting my public personality of the year — and the face that I saw ... Continue Reading →

‘Belgravia’ lavish drama for Downton Abbey lovers from Julian Fellowes and Gareth Neame

 BELGRAVIA is an exquisite lush drama from Julian Fellowes (creator of Downton Abbey) that can transport viewers with a story about the secrets and scandals amongst the ... Continue Reading →

How Will the Arts Survive – Insights From an Industry Expert in the Time of Pandemic Clampdown

One of the most poignant and thoughtful pieces I have read about art in the time of corona virus is from Ian Wheeler. The link to his piece in the New York Times is below, ... Continue Reading →

Laughs & shows with Jimmy Kimmel Live during Coronavirus Quarantine

 Jimmy Kimmel is teaching us that comedy will get us through. Our world is a big uncertain Covid-19 screwed-up mess, yet Kimmel continues to make us laugh. And he will ... Continue Reading →

El Portal Theatre “Ain’t down yet!” great shows coming, Troubies & more

 Hold on to your tickets! An entertainment treasure, the El Portal Theatre has great fun shows coming to get things back to normal and make people happy this Fall  “I ... Continue Reading →

Garth Brooks gets Gershwin Prize March 29 on PBS, all-star concert filmed 3 weeks ago

Garth Brooks may delight in singing his signature song ‘Friends in Low Places,’ but he’s not fooling anybody. Brooks has lots of friend in high places, enough ... Continue Reading →

Podcast Magazine – A Combination That Makes Perfect Sense

I am always fascinated when seemingly disparate elements come together to form a perfectly logical result. The latest example I have seen is the recent launch of Podcast ... Continue Reading →

You Are Sheltering In Place – Now What?

The edicts have come down from on high, we are ordered to shelter in place. What alternatives do we have? I have gathered a few for your consideration. My buddies in Napa ... Continue Reading →