Events in the Coachella Valley and beyond
- Dec. 12, 2013
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Events in the Coachella Valley and beyond
Has Peter Jackson reflected on the massive chunk of his life that he's devoted to hobbits?
Sleeping dragons, as we know from our childhood literature, eventually awaken. If they didn't, there wouldn't be a story. So it's hardly news that in the second installment of Peter Jackson's 'Hobbit' trilogy, the dragon rouses from his slumber.
Italian actor-turned-director Sergio Castellitto's 2004 feature, 'Don't Move,' logged some travel largely on the strength of Penelope Cruz's intense performance.
'Spinning Plates' is a foodie phantasmagoria and something more. On one level a series of mini-docs on a trio of wildly different eating establishments, it becomes a group portrait of the restaurant business as well as an involving look at personal dramas that go well beyond the kitchen.
He's got smoldering eyes, a take-charge personality and a hugely influential reputation.
What does smooth jazz saxophonist Dave Koz have in common with Barbra Streisand, Carole King and Barry Manilow?
Joey Bishop, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra were four of the beloved entertainers who made up the Rat Pack. Their voices, style and camaraderie were legendary, and their impact can still be felt in the desert.
The Dance with Miss Lindsay Impromptu Dance Group of Palm Springs is scheduled to perform with the 'The Quilt Maker's Gift' at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Helene Galen Performing Arts Center at Rancho Mirage High School.
Take a free guided tour of the city's public art collection at the Palm Desert Public Library on Dec. 14.
When Laurie Halse Anderson was in high school, she ignored every book assigned to her in English class. The troubled teen felt disconnected from a curriculum of classics novels, a long line of books written a century ago by rich men writing for other rich men.
A complete list of nominees announced Thursday at the Beverly Hilton for the 71st annual Golden Globes, with Palm Springs film festival honorees and other nominees with Coachella Valley connections noted.
All but one of the Palm Springs International Film Festival gala honorees announced so far garnered Golden Globe nominations Thursday in Beverly Hills.
After weeks of announcing stars like Julia Roberts and Matthew McConaughey for its awards gala, the 2014 Palm Springs International Film Festival has announced the second of its two-pronged thrust with the release of its international film lineup. The festival, which runs Jan. 3-13, will present 45 of the 76 official submissions for Best Foreign Language Oscar nominations while placing a special emphasis on Canadian films.
We inadvertently ran the wrong comics in Wednesday's newspaper. Here's what’s happening with Dennis the Menace and all the gang.
I can relax a little bit myself. Casey used to trash me so much while my kids were car pooling to high school, I realized I had to do something to protect my reputation with my sons. So I went on his radio show and brought him donuts and we’ve been friends ever since.
Interviewing Shelby Lynne is like walking through the desert sand in bare feet.
The space odyssey 'Gravity' and the futuristic romance 'Her' have tied for best picture honors from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association.
Actress Eleanor Parker, a Palm Springs area resident and three-time Oscar nominee who played the scheming baroness in 'The Sound of Music,' has died at age 91.
Palm Springs plays host to “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” in episodes set to air Monday night and the following week. While they were in town, the cast posed for a photo with Mayor Steve Pougnet.
Arts and entertainment-related events from across the Coachella Valley and beyond
Lupita Nyong'o, who makes a stunning film debut as a slave nearly beaten to death by her master in '12 Years A Slave,' will receive the Breakthrough Performance Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala Jan. 4 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.
The Indio Chamber of Commerce unveiled the 2014 poster for the Southwest Arts Festival last week.
At age 9, America Ferrera came across a videotape of the 1993 TV movie of the musical 'Gypsy' starring Bette Midler with music by Jule Styne and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
I met director Christian Sesma earlier this year at his family-owned restaurant, Guacamoles in Palm Springs. Over some fish tacos we discussed all things filmmaking — how it changed his life, what it took to get to Hollywood and what it means to come back home.