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6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

SUPER-WELLESIAN to Play Chicago Fringe Festival, 9/4-7

After a successful run of SAMUEL BECKETT, ANDRE THE GIANT, AND THE CRICKETS, Hawkeye Plainview Productions reteams with multiple Jeff Award winning Oracle Productions' B*Sides program with SUPER-WELLESIAN at this year's Chicago Fringe Festival at the Early and Often Stage, 4751 N. Milwaukee for only three performances September 4 @ 10pm, September ... (more)


Related Topix: Andre the Giant, Gothic, Celebrities, Man of Steel

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Daily Mail

Airbnb lists current and former homes of the rich and famous

They include the Los Angeles area residences of both Orson Welles and Mickey Rooney, the Burbank home of Ava Gardner, and the Palm Springs home of Bing Crosby.


Related Topix: Home, Home Listing, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Gothic, Accord, NY

Fri Aug 22, 2014


Jen Danby in Sharon Tate in Heaven to Play Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, 10/9-12

This American Blonde Actress and Mississippi Mud Productions proudly present Sharon Tate in Heaven on the West Coast.


Related Topix: Sharon Tate, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, The Fearless Vampire Killers, Los Angeles, CA, Celebrities, Gothic

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Orson Welles' unfinished film 'Too Much Johnson' now streaming online

Any time a previously unavailable Orson Welles work is posted online, cinephiles should get excited.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Gothic, Celebrities

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Silent Hills Swedish radio broadcast hints at aliens

The playable teaser for Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro's Silent Hills offers a hint at the game's premise: aliens.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Gothic, The Walking Dead, Entertainment, Television, Norman Reedus, Video Games


(left to right) Noemi Berkowitz, Sarah Gage, Weston Gaylord, Dante Belletti

Noemi Berkowitz , Sarah Gage, Weston Gaylord and Dante Belletti star in Stanford Repertory Theater's version of Orson Welles' radio drama "War of the Worlds," which shocked listeners in 1938.


Related Topix: Stanford, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Theater, Arts, Moby Dick Rehearsed, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Gothic, Thriller, War of the Worlds, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Links of Note

Sartre argued that it was not cinema and Borges said it was tedious. * Thony Christie, Galileo, Foscarini, The Catholic Church, and heliocentricity in 1615 Part 1 - the occurrences: A Rough Guide .


Related Topix: Gothic, Celebrities, Arts, Cinema, Twitter, Ferguson, MO

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Steven Richman revives Henry Mancini's effort to bring jazz to American TV

In the fall of 1958, television in the United States made a bold move into the genre of film noir .


Related Topix: Gunn, Mystery Movies, Easy-Listening, Peter Gunn, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Days of Wine and Roses, Celebrities, Gothic

Sun Aug 17, 2014


War of the Worlds at Stanford

Stanford Repertory Theater 's War of the Worlds is a playful mastery of the ideas of reality and performativity, realism and illusionism juxtaposed with the amazing talents of the Stanford Theater and Performance department.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Gothic, Celebrities

Fri Aug 15, 2014


Fire engulfs part of base of New Jersey bridge

The fire is located on the base of a bridge support for the span that connects Newark and Jersey City.


Related Topix: Gothic, Celebrities

Palo Alto Weekly

Worth a Look

"When I Am Gone" is part of the exhibition by Dana Harel at Palo Alto Art Center.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Stanford, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Theater, Celebrities, Gothic, Startups, Apple

Thu Aug 14, 2014

SF Signal

1939 Retro Hugo Award

BEST DRAMATIC PRESENTATION : The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells. Written by Howard Koch & Anne Froelick, directed by Orson Welles A special Committee Award, decided by the Loncon 3 committee rather than being voted on by the membership, was awarded to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster in recognition of the first published appearance of Superman.


Related Topix: Gothic, Celebrities

Wed Aug 06, 2014


Media Blitz: Amazon's Jeff Bezos: A 21st Century Citizen Kane

With print journalism struggling to remain relevant and profitable in the digital age, the Washington Post stands as one of the industry's great hopes.


Related Topix: Amazon, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Drama Movies, Jeff Bezos, Journalism, Celebrities, Gothic

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Cinema Blend News

Nebraska To Be Shown In Color, Despite Alexander Payne's Best Wishes

In his later years, filmmaker Orson Welles bore witness to an atrocity he probably saw as the most denigrating compromise between art and commerce.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Gothic, Celebrities


Drunk History Revisits Citizen Kane with Jack Black and John Lithgow

Tonight on Drunk History , show creator Derek Waters will be looking incredibly debonair as screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz-alongside Jack Black as Orson Welles and John Lithgow as the real-life Charles Foster Kane, William Randolph Hearst-as comedian Steve Berg tells the story of Citizen Kane .


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Gothic, Celebrities


Spend a hour with Orson Welles and his two horrifying radio shows

Go back in time and listen to some classic radio shows with the great actor himself, Orson Welles.


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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Mountain View Voice

A whale of a show

For any fan of the great, late director and playwright Orson Welles or for those who are only familiar with his films, Stanford Repertory Theatre's production of "Moby Dick -- Rehearsed" offers a rare chance to view his theatrical genius in full.


Related Topix: Moby Dick Rehearsed, Drama Movies, Adventure, Gothic, Celebrities, Herman Melville

Sun Aug 03, 2014


Dolores del Rio

In photographs, Mexican movie star DOLORES DEL RA O is not the passive object of your gaze - her eyes assault and challenge you, transmute you.


Related Topix: Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Gothic, El Indio, TX

Sat Aug 02, 2014


Would Spielberg Approve of His Classics Being Remade?

Who could imagine Steven Spielberg giving the okay for JAWS or E.T. The Extra Terrestrial to be remade? Much less him giving these films positive feedback after such films were released.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws, Family, Drama Movies, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Steven Spielberg, Mystery Movies, Citizen Kane, It's a Wonderful Life, Gothic

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Free Republic

A FRiday night movie - "The Stranger"

Excellent 1946 Thriller/Noir featuring Edward G. Robinson as a Nazi hunter whose investigations bring him to a small town in Connecticut.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Thriller, Mystery Movies, The Stranger, Western, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Edward G. Robinson, Celebrities, Gothic