Author Page for Brad

rss feed

CINEGAY: Transcending Politically-Charged Times

CINEGAY: Transcending Politically-Charged Times

[ 0 ] March 6, 2017

by chris carpenter –  Sadly, deportation fears are at a fever pitch, thanks to el presidente Donald Trump. Fortunately, he can’t prevent the 2017 edition of the San Diego Latino Film Festival, nor its LGBTQ showcase, CineGay. The event will run Thursday, March 16 through Sunday, March 26 at AMC Fashion Valley 18. Now in […]

23rd Annual ShamROCK Teases Lineup That Will Have Your Clovers Shaking

23rd Annual ShamROCK Teases Lineup That Will Have Your Clovers Shaking

[ 0 ] March 6, 2017

. San Diego shamROCK, Southern California’s favorite Saint Patrick’s Day celebration is back on Friday, March 17 from 6 p.m. to Midnight. Rolling out over 80,000 square feet of bright GREEN astro-turf, event organizers transform the streets of the historic Gaslamp Quarter into an emerald colored paradise for lads and lasses to get lucky and […]

The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach Denounces Trump Administration Rescission of Title IX Protections for Transgender Students

The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach Denounces Trump Administration Rescission of Title IX Protections for Transgender Students

[ 0 ] February 22, 2017

  Today President Donald Trump’s Administration, including newly confirmed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, rescinded Title IX guidance that protects transgender and gender nonconforming students’ equal access to educational opportunities across the nation. The rollback of these protections will allow many states and school districts to discriminate against transgender and […]

MARDI GRAS 2017: The Return of Hillcrest’s Original Fat Tuesday

MARDI GRAS 2017: The Return of Hillcrest’s Original Fat Tuesday

[ 0 ] February 15, 2017

by tim parks – When February’s page is turned on the calendar, most people associate the second month of the year with the hearts and flowers of Valentine’s Day. However, there’s another reason to enjoy the shortest month of the year—Mardi Gras—with its offerings of boys, masks, beads and booze! The root of Mardi Gras, […]

Rachel Lindsay Named ABC's First Black 'Bachelorette'

Rachel Lindsay Named ABC’s First Black ‘Bachelorette’

[ 0 ] February 14, 2017

from edge media network –  ABC has named a black woman as its “Bachelorette” for the first time in the show’s history. Rachel Lindsay will lead the 13th season of “The Bachelor” spinoff. The announcement came Monday night on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” The news is somewhat of a spoiler for fans of the ongoing […]

Jazz Vocalist Denzal Sinclaire Brings the Nat King Cole Songbook to Life with Long Beach Symphony

Jazz Vocalist Denzal Sinclaire Brings the Nat King Cole Songbook to Life with Long Beach Symphony

[ 0 ] February 14, 2017

Romance will be in the air when the Long Beach Symphony POPS! orchestra and vocalist Denzal Sinclaire pay tribute to the love songs of American music legend, Nat King Cole, at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 18 in the Long Beach Arena (300 E. Ocean Blvd.). Featuring ten of the biggest hits made famous by Nat, […]

Grammys Add 1st Man, Transgender Woman as Trophy Presenters

Grammys Add 1st Man, Transgender Woman as Trophy Presenters

[ 0 ] February 10, 2017

from edge media network –  At Sunday’s Grammys, a man and a transgender woman will join the so-called trophy girls who bring music’s top honors onstage. It’s a change that puts the Grammys in the front ranks of awards diversity. “To be honest, the idea of a ‘trophy girl’ has felt antiquated for some time […]

TWO IN THE BUSCH: "Die, Mommie, Die’s" Drew Droege and Ryan Bergmann

TWO IN THE BUSCH: “Die, Mommie, Die’s” Drew Droege and Ryan Bergmann

[ 0 ] February 8, 2017

by tim parks –  What do you have, when you combine a washed-up Hollywood maven wanting to resurrect her career, her distant husband, a well-endowed on-the-side lover and two horrible children? Well, if you add a splash of film noir, a dash of camp and a big heaping teaspoon of strong female lead, then you […]

Watch: 'Orange is the New Black' Season 5 Gets Trailer, Release Date

Watch: ‘Orange is the New Black’ Season 5 Gets Trailer, Release Date

[ 0 ] February 8, 2017

from edge media network –  Netflix dropped the first trailer for the fifth season of “Orange is the New Black” Wednesday, as EW notes. The streaming service also revealed the release date for the upcoming season: You can tune into the ladies of Litchfield on Friday, June 9. A number of stars are returning to the […]

February Theatre Briefs - Orange & Los Angeles Counties

February Theatre Briefs – Orange & Los Angeles Counties

[ 0 ] February 7, 2017

AIDA Experience Verdi’s impeccable musical genius at its most voluptuous, when Pacific Symphony delivers the concert opera, Aida. The opera recounts the doomed, love triangle of an Egyptian princess, a young, Nubian slave girl and the soldier they both love. Set amid the chaos and political upheaval of ancient Egypt, Aida unfolds its edge-of-your-seat story […]

Page 5 of 170« First...34567...102030...Last »