Friday, November 16

‘Tarantella’ dances its way to big screen

‘Tarantella’ dances its way to big screen Sorvino attracted to UCLA film students’ emotional script By Dina Gachman Daily Bruin Contributor Richard Hoblock’s screenplay for "Tarantella" did not capture the imagination of actors and producers by having a big budget or its studio backing. Read more...


‘Heart’ delivers message in modern dance

‘Heart’ delivers message in modern dance Self-sufficiency, power of women conveyed via historical dance pieces By Elizabeth Bull Daily Bruin Contributor Janet Eilber, co-director of the American Dance Repertory Company, remembers spending hours in a studio with dance legend Martha Graham perfecting her "Lamentations" and learning a little something about modern dance. Read more...


Actor pursues first love with ‘Kiss’ at Ahmanson

Actor pursues first love with ‘Kiss’ at Ahmanson Dorian Harewood returns to singing as Valentin in Terrence McNally classic By Jennifer Richmond Daily Bruin Senior Staff Actor Dorian Harewood got his start singing with Bette Davis in the musical, "Miss Moffat." It was the legendary star who convinced him to focus on a career in acting. Read more...


Eric Roberts jumps at chance to host ‘Party’

Eric Roberts jumps at chance to host ‘Party’ Latest role gives actor chance to break pattern of quantity over quality By Emily Forster Daily Bruin Contributor People who get offended by films often don’t do anything, but when the Catholic Church saw one of actor Eric Roberts’ films, they took action. Read more...


Irish band whips up success

Irish band whips up success Whipping Boy maintains integrity after label change By Vanessa VanderZanden Daily Bruin Contributor Paul Page, guitarist of Whipping Boy, stays calm and in control despite his busy travelling schedule. Read more...


A kinder,

A kinder, gentler Almodóvar After great controversy, greater success, and a collection of bold and stylish films, Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar tells an emotional story in ‘The Flower of My Secret’ By Lael Loewenstein Daily Bruin Contributor alking into Pedro Almodóvar’s hotel suite, one immediately notices that the room seems too austere for its inhabitant. Read more...