Perfect pairings? Shakespeare and the Globe, Bacall and Bogart, Kesey and acid, Jagger and Richards. We're happy to add to the list something concocted in 1861 at the venerable Brooks's, a Whig party hangout in London. Hailed widely as a morning-after recuperative, Black Velvet is a killer combo--ch ... More >>
Today would have been iconic children's book author Dr. Seuss's 108th birthday (had he survived that long). Over the years, the author formerly known as Theodor Geisel had a lasting impact on people of all ages. His books have inspired a variety of things ranging from films to Broadway plays to t ... More >>
Will BlakelyBrad Fraser's True Love LiesBack in the days when water was clean, love was worth it and nothing but unlimited promise beckoned on the horizon, OC Weekly used to host an annual OC Weekly Theater Awards. Launched in 1997 in order to celebrate the best theatrical accomplishments of the ... More >>
There is only so much room in print or blog to review all the shows that merit attention even in a backwoods burgh like greater Orange County. So, while the OC Weekly may not get to full reviews of the following three shows on the boards at three of our local storefronts, it doesn't mean tha ... More >>
Three couples in troubled relationships--whether individual participants realize it or not--meet at a charming, waterside Louisiana farm for an orgy. If in your mind that description and the film's title scream "PORN!" (or, at the very least, "SKINEMAX SOFT CORE!"), think again. Cummings Farm con ... More >>
Almost missed this, but it looks like OC Post, the Register's laughable, pathetic attempt at reaching the county's commute-by-subway crowd (uhhhh...) has mercilessly been shotgunned through the skull.
Mostly, anyway—it's apparently going to be merged with the Reggie's throwaway "community news" r ... More >>