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Not all heroes wear capes

Not all heroes wear capes

February 27, 2018

Senay Kenfe saw the viral video of the children from the Ron Clarke Academy in Atlanta finding out they would be viewing “Black Panther” and was immediately inspired. The happiness on the childr...

Cal State Long Beach to see a celebration of Chinese culture and tradition

Cal State Long Beach to see a celebration of Chinese culture and tradition

February 27, 2018

The day of celebration for Chinese New Year is confined to Feb. 16, but in China, it’s a month-long spectacular celebration of tradition and culture. In honor of Chinese New Year, Cal State Long...

Negative Space: Marvel’s unbeatable and totally readable Squirrel Girl

Negative Space: Marvel’s unbeatable and totally readable Squirrel Girl

February 27, 2018

You know of Spider-Man, Captain America and Black Panther, but you probably haven’t heard of Squirrel Girl. Yes, that's really her name. Okay, her actual name is Doreen Green, but don't tell the bad guys t...

The Long Beach International City Theatre presents a musical love story

The Long Beach International City Theatre presents a musical love story

February 25, 2018

Audience members watched Friday night as Jerusha Abbott poured her heart out in the musical production “Daddy Long Legs” produced by Mary Jo DuPrey at International City Theater. The play begins with a mostly empty stage, home ...

‘Game Night’ delivers on laughs and intrigue

‘Game Night’ delivers on laughs and intrigue

February 25, 2018

Screenwriters John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein have secretly been the driving force behind a lot of major comedy hits over the past seven years, including “Horrible Bosses” and “Spider-Man...

Long Beach Playhouse brings in new talent and original work

Long Beach Playhouse brings in new talent and original work

February 22, 2018

During the weekends, Agnes Arnold teaches a children’s choir. On weekdays she wakes up, takes care of her three children and eats dinner with her family. After that, she drives to a small building in d...