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2012 Stories by JESSICA FORD

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  • Timeless Melodies: The Oscars 'Best Song'

    published December 20, 2012

    Even as the 85th anniversary of the Academy Awards approaches, those famous golden statuettes continue to attract millions of television viewers.... More >>

  • Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream

    published December 13, 2012

    Princess Tiana, Cinderella and Rapunzel put on their skates and hit the rink for Dare to Dream, the latest creation from Disney on Ice. The night... More >>

  • 'Creativity Within Tradition: The Beauty of Oaxacan Folk Art'

    published November 21, 2012

    After filling up on turkey and stuffing the night before, spend the evening visiting the Bowers Museum during its After Hours program—a... More >>

  • Chill: The Ice Kingdom

    published November 15, 2012

    Long Beach experiences a plethora of ice and snow this winter for the first time—ever. The Queen Mary presents Chill, a complete... More >>

  • Little Birds screening with Director Q&A

    published November 8, 2012

    Little Birds is the first screenplay by writer-director Elgin James, a man who spent his teenage years homeless and leading a national street gang... More >>

  • Paul Reiser

    published November 1, 2012

    '90s TV staple Mad About You helped Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser make their mark on the small screen. For nearly a decade, the show held its own... More >>

  • Spooky Science

    published October 25, 2012

    The Discovery Science Center’s popular fall exhibit, “Spooky Science,” returns this month with eerily fun activities for the... More >>

  • Exit, Stage Left

    published October 18, 2012

    Segertrom Center for the Arts returns to the late 1800s and early 1900s for a period in American theater where variety reigned. Vaudeville mixes... More >>

  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

    published October 11, 2012

    Based on the international best-selling novel by Mark Haddon, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time makes its stage debut. This... More >>

  • Season Preview Bash

    published October 11, 2012

    Say goodbye to Chance Theater’s annual gala and say hello to its more intimate and informative replacement: the Season Preview Bash. Sip... More >>

  • Jack's Big Show

    published September 13, 2012

    It’s one of those rare occasions to actually wear the Hammertime pants that you keep tucked away in the closet—and get away with it.... More >>

  • Morning of Remembrance

    published September 6, 2012

    This year marks the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. In memory of this American tragedy, Irvine’s Pretend City Children’s Museum... More >>

  • Grandma's Boy

    published August 30, 2012

    In typical cult classic fashion, Grandma’s Boy received negative critical reviews upon its release before slowly becoming a stoner favorite.... More >>

  • Wes Anderson Wednesdays: Fantastic Mr. Fox

    published August 23, 2012

    In another installment of the Canvas Shop’s Wes Anderson Wednesdays, the Seal Beach retail/art studio space is screening Fantastic Mr. Fox.... More >>

  • Ghost-Writer

    published August 16, 2012

    Award-winning playwright Michael Hollinger challenges the line between this life and the next with the West Coast premiere of his latest... More >>

  • Twelve Angry Men

    published August 9, 2012

    “He doesn’t stand a chance.” When those are the first words uttered by a courtroom guard as the 12 jurors leave to begin... More >>

  • Flights & Sounds Summer Festival: Poncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band

    published August 2, 2012

    The Orange County Great Park’s fifth annual Flights & Sounds Summer Festival is taking locals on a musical tour around the world without... More >>

  • Sullivan & Son Comedy Tour

    published July 26, 2012

    After the recent television premiere of Sullivan & Son on TBS, the seasoned cast of comedians is hitting the road to promote their new show with... More >>

  • Chef Robert Irvine

    published July 19, 2012

    For restaurateurs running failing ventures across the nation, Chef Robert Irvine is a culinary savior. On the Food Network show Restaurant:... More >>

  • Cinema Italiano: The Priest's Wife

    published July 12, 2012

    Put together a married boyfriend, a suicidal young woman, and a priest attempting to honor his vow of celibacy, and you have the quirky 1971... More >>

  • Movie Mondays: Billy Elliot

    published July 5, 2012

    Billy Elliot remains one of the few films that seamlessly teeters between heart warming and heart wrenching, leaving you wondering whether you... More >>

  • Into the Woods

    published June 28, 2012

    Take all your favorite fairy tale characters—Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Rapunzel—corrupt them slightly, and what do you get?... More >>

  • Cattywampus

    published June 21, 2012

    Cattywampus, writer-director Robert Cucuzza’s revamped version of August Strindberg’s 1888 play Miss Julie, deals with the same... More >>

  • First Summer Night in the Vineyards

    published June 14, 2012

    Celebrate the year’s longest period of daylight during the Laguna Playhouse’s summer solstice party, First Summer Night in the... More >>

  • Exit Stage Death

    published June 7, 2012

    Exit Stage Death is far from your typical theater experience—everyone in the audience has the chance of being thrown right into the story... More >>

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