“Long Day’s Journey Into Night” shines with Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville at The Wallis

Brilliant actors need brilliantly written roles to shine in the spotlight. Thus seeing Academy Award-winner Jeremy Irons (Reversal of Fortune) and Olivier Award-winner ... Continue Reading →

Celebrating 65 years of SHARE-ing gals kick up their heels

Over the decades many illustrious stars (Johnny Carson, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, etc.) have performed and supported the SHARE Boomtown gala. But the real stars of the ... Continue Reading →

San Diego County Fair – How Sweet It Is

County and state fairs have a centuries-long tradition of show and tell combined with one-upsmanship. Starting in England where farmers brought in their prize heifers and ... Continue Reading →

The Father – West Coast Premiere at North Coast Repertory Theatre

The North Coast Repertory Theatre has scored a coup in presenting the West Coast premiere of a gripping play. “The Father” tells the story of a man facing ... Continue Reading →

SHARE Boomtown – ABC Luncheon – Chita Rivera at the Wallace

We were thrilled to attend the Share Boomtown show at the Beverly Hilton, where over $1M was raised to help LA Based Children’s Charities. The event was headlined by ... Continue Reading →

Arroyo Seco Announces Impressive Sophomore Lineup

As we observe the shakeout from the recent years of “peak festivals,” various festivals have gone dark. Arroyo Seco last year had an impressive inaugural weekend which ... Continue Reading →

Father’s Day – Hot Tips For Cool Rockin’ Daddies

It is never too early to contemplate what to get for Father’s Day. Unlike the advice my wife gives me for Mother’s Day (“don’t get me anything that ... Continue Reading →

WAR at Greek Theatre – A Sort of Homecoming

WAR is a band that emanated from the streets of Long Beach, were improbably embraced by the British RnB pioneer Eric Burdon and continued through the decades to build an ... Continue Reading →