The 2015 Long Beach Poetry Slam highlights the art of spoken word

Manny Frausto, Contributing Writer

May 4, 2015

Filed under Diversions, Today

A stew of lyrical life experiences and perspectives drop onto an audience, retorting reverberated cries and roars of agreement. Performing from his wheel chair, first-time participant at Saturday’s Long Beach Poetry Slam... Read more »

Jonah Hill and James Franco get serious in ‘True Story’

Megan Gilbreath, Design Director

April 29, 2015

Filed under Diversions, Film and Television, Reviews

A little girl in footsie pajamas curls up, snuggling close to her teddy bear. In a yellow suitcase. At the bottom of a river. Right from the opening scenes of “True Story,” director Rupert Goold shocks his audiences into... Read more »